2020 May Tax Meeting Information

We hope to see you in Washington, DC for our 2020 May Tax Meeting!

We hope to see you in Washington, DC for our 2020 May Tax Meeting!

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Register for the 2020 May Tax Meeting in Washington, DC!
Dates: April 30 - May 2

Hotel & Travel

Conference Hotel - Marriott Marquis Washington
901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

Those wishing to make a reservation at the Marriott Marquis Washington may do so online here.

Single/Double Rate: $339 + 14.95% room tax
Cut-Off Date: Friday, April 3rd

We encourage you to make hotel reservations early, as the Hotel is expected to sell-out.

Hotel Amenities:

  • City center location, walkable to many restaurants, museums, shops, and historic landmarks
  • Wi-Fi available in guestrooms at a $5.00 fee, discounted from $14.95
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi available to all in Conference meeting space.
  • Complimentary access to Fitness Center
  • 24-hour room service available

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.

Preliminary Program

2020 May Tax Meeting Preliminary Program coming soon! 

Things to Do in Washington, DC 

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

Policies & Information

Registration Fees
Early Bird Registration Fees (by Thursday, March 12)
$795 Section of Taxation Members
$870 All other ABA Members
$425 Young Lawyers (under 36 years old or admitted to practice for five years or less)
$185 Government / Academic / Non-Profit
$1,000 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 Member and first Tax Section meeting attended.

Registration Policy

Any individual attending any part of the 2020 May 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 April 24, 2020 to receive a refund. All refund requests will incur a $50 cancellation fee. Absolutely no refunds will be granted after the April 24, 2020 deadline. To request a refund or substitution, please e-mail the Tax Section (taxlserve@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 (taxlserve@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 2020 May Tax Meeting Sponsors 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

Registration Mail / Fax Form

Check back soon for a hardcopy registration form.

Contact Us

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

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