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Tax Litigation and Controversy

Tax Litigation and Controversy

Who We Are

This committee focuses on procedural and practice developments with respect to disputes with the Internal Revenue Service; including appellate procedures within the IRS, settlement techniques, litigation in the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. District Court, and in Courts of Appeal across the country. The committee publishes information for Section members on these topics, and participates in or sponsors Section CLE programs.

Programs, Meetings, and Events

Section Events

    Installment Sales to Grantor Trusts: When to use this Strategy and How Best to Structure It

    05/02/2017-05/02/2017

    For many years, the installment sale to grantor trust strategy has been used by estate planners to shift appreciation downstream to younger generations. This technique can be preferable to a GRAT because it can result in greater leverage of the generation-skipping transfer tax exemption. However, there ...

    Tax Traps & Opportunities -- Overcoming Common Tax Concerns in Real Estate Transactions

    05/03/2017-05/03/2017

    The panelists will discuss fundamental tax issues involved in common real estate and financing transactions. Topics will include: Choice of Entity Like-Kind Exchanges Common Implications of International Real Estate Transactions Debt Forgiveness Income Capital Gain Versus Ordinary ...

    Contributing Business Interests to Charity

    05/09/2017-05/09/2017

    This panel will discuss various techniques for giving business interests to charity, including selecting the right kind of charitable donee and matching the appropriate technique to the nature of the business interest being

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Leadership

Co-Chair:

Johnson, Jenny

Vice-Chair:

Rosen, Abigail

Committee Roster  

Modified by Adam Bielawski on October 16, 2015

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