2019 Fall Tax Meeting Information

We hope to see you October 3-5 in San Francisco for our 2019 Fall Tax Meeting!

We hope to see you October 3-5 in San Francisco for our 2019 Fall Tax Meeting!

Meeting Materials Now Available!

The meeting materials for 2019 Fall Tax Meeting are now available. Check back for updates.

Register Onsite - Advance Registration Closed

Advance Registration has closed.
Please join us at the Hyatt Regency to register onsite:
Thursday, October 3rd: 12:00pm - 7:30pm
Friday, October 4th: 6:30am - 6:30pm
Saturday, October 5th: 6:30am - 2:00pm

Hotel & Travel

*Hyatt Guest Rooms are currently sold out. Rooms are still available at the Omni.

Overflow Hotel - Omni Hotel San Francisco
500 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104
The Omni Hotel is a short 10 minute walk or 3 minute cab ride to the location of the meeting at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco.

Please Note:
The cut-off date at the Omni San Francisco is Thursday, September 26th. If you would like to make a reservation please contact the Omni San Francisco directly at 415-677-9494 and reference the ABA 2019 Fall Tax Meeting, reservations after the cut-off date will be based on hotel availability.

The special negotiated room rate is:
$299 Single/Double Occupancy
Rates are exclusive of 16.25% room tax and 0.13% occupancy tax

Conference Hotel - Hyatt Regency San Francisco (sold out)
5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111

Those wishing to make a reservation at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco may do so online here.

Or please call 415-788-1234 and reference the ABA 2019 Fall Tax Meeting when calling.

The deadline for reservations is Thursday, August 29, 2019.

The special negotiated group rate is:
$279 Single/Double Occupancy
Rate includes complimentary health club access.
Rates are exclusive of 16.25% room tax and 0.13% occupancy tax.

Travel Information


With ABA Egencia*, you can automatically obtain ABA negotiated airfare discounts for travel to the ABA Meetings. ABA Egencia enables you to purchase the best airfare at the time of booking, by providing you with the ability to search for and compare fares from virtually every airline serving the destination.

Reservations with ABA Egencia can be made online or offline. For offline reservations, call (877) 833-6285. ABA Egencia is available online via ABA Travel Services*.

*A Travel Profile is required when booking airline reservations with ABA Egencia, click for more information.

Final Program

Click here to view the final program.

Things to Do in San Francisco, CA

Explore San Francisco, including great restaurants, sights to see, and experiences not to be missed. A copy of this Explore San Francisco guide will be available at the Conference Registration Desk. We hope you enjoy the suggested attractions!

Policies & Information

Registration Fees
Onsite Registration Fees
$795 Section of Taxation Members
$870 All other ABA Members
$475 Young Lawyers (under 36 years old or admitted to practice for five years or less)
$225 Government / Academic / Non-Profit
$1,020 All non-ABA Attendees
$25 Full-Time LITC Employee
FREE Full-time J.D., LL.M., or M.T. Candidates (No CLE Credit)
 Law Student registrants, who are current nonmembers, will also receive complimentary membership to the ABA and the Section of Taxation
FREE** First-Time Section Attendee
**Requirement: Taxation or RPTE Section Member and first Tax Section meeting attended.

Registration Policy

Any individual attending any part of the 2019 Fall Tax Meeting, regardless if he or she speaks, must register and pay the registration fee.
Shared registrations are not permitted. Companions are defined as non-Section members not attending substantive meetings. Any companion attending substantive programs must register and pay either the Section member or non-Section member registration fee, whichever is applicable.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

All cancellations and requests for refunds of registration fees or ticketed event fees must be received in writing and postmarked, faxed or emailed by September 27, 2019 to receive a refund. All refund requests will incur a $50 cancellation fee. Absolutely no refunds will be granted after the September 27, 2019 deadline. To request a refund or substitution, please e-mail the Tax Section (taxmeeting@americanbar.org).

Scholarship Information

Scholarships to defray tuition expense for this program are available upon application on a case-by-case basis. To request a scholarship application, please e-mail the Tax Section (taxmeeting@americanbar.org).

Content Disclaimer

All meeting content, including live, recorded, and written presentations, represents the opinions of the authors and speakers and should not be construed to be those of either the American Bar Association or Section of Taxation unless adopted pursuant to the bylaws of the Association. Nothing contained herein is to be considered as the rendering of legal advice for specific cases, and readers are responsible for obtaining such advice from their own legal counsel. This meeting content and any forms and agreements herein are intended for educational and informational purposes only.

All rights reserved. No part of these materials may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the written permission of the American Bar Association.

Photography and Video

Note that by attending the conference, attendees have agreed to the terms of the American Bar Association Image/Audio/Video Release Form which allows images, audio, and video recorded on site to be used for educational and promotional purposes.

Contact tax@americanbar.org with questions.

Sponsorship Information

Information on 2019 Fall Tax Meeting Sponsor packages available here.

CLE Information

The ABA will seek approximately 20.25 hours of CLE credit in 60-minute states, and 24.30 hours of CLE credit for this program in 50-minute states including 3.75 hours of CLE specialty credit in 60-minute states and 4.50 hours of CLE specialty credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours are estimated and are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules. Please visit www.americanbar.org/mcle for general information on CLE at the ABA.

CPE Information

The American Bar Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

Recommended CPE Credits and Fields of Study: Program attendees can earn CPE credits in the Taxes field of study

Prerequisites: Previous experience in tax law; Advanced Preparation: None; Program Level: Intermediate; Delivery Method: Group-Live

Scholarship Information

A limited number of scholarships to defray tuition expenses are available for this program. To request a scholarship application, please contact the Section (taxmeeting@americanbar.org). Scholarship applications must be received no later than 30 days prior to the program. For programs with tuition costs over $500, qualifying attorneys will receive at least a 50% reduction in the registration fee.

Registration Mail / Fax Form

Download a hardcopy registration form.

Contact Us

Send a message to the Meetings Registrar at taxmeeting@americanbar.org
or call: 202-662-8670