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Section of Taxation: EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS COMMITTEE

Section of Taxation:
EXEMPT ORGANIZATIONS COMMITTEE

Message from The Chair

Welcome to the Exempt Organizations Committee website. This Committee focuses on issues affecting tax-exempt organizations. Our Committee meets and puts on panels, on Fridays from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the Tax Section meetings. All are welcome! The Committee has numerous subcommittees that focus on specific issues or particular types of exempt organizations. In addition to information on the Committee and its various subcommittees, on our site you will also find links to upcoming events, transcripts of recent meetings, comments and government submissions, and more. We are actively seeking young attorneys interested in developing careers in this specialty. If you are interested in networking with peers sharing an interest in exempt organizations and taxation, please contact me at the email address below. We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!

David A. Shevlin, Chair -- Dshevlin@stblaw.com

Lisa Johnsen, Vice Chair -- Lisa.Johnsen@gatesfoundation.org

Carolyn (Morey) Ward, Vice Chair – Carolyn.ward@ropesgray.com

Committee Materials from Recent Meetings

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Sub committees and Task Forces  (click [+] for listing)

 Sub Committees

Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

Exempt Organizations Committee Joint Fall CLE Meeting

September 30, 2016
Boston, MA

Exempt Organizations Committee Midyear Meeting

January 20, 2017
Orlando, FL

Exempt Organizations Committee May Meeting

May 12, 2017
Washington, DC
 
Section Events

    17th Annual Tax Planning Strategies - U.S. and Europe

    04/05/2017-04/08/2017
    Ritz Carlton Hotel Arts Barcelona
    Barcelona

    The 17th Annual Tax Planning Strategies U.S. and Europe will focus on practical planning strategies for multinational corporations and their international advisors, as well as provide insight into how government tax officials may view the international tax landscape in light of important international ...

    The New Markets Tax Credit: Providing Economic Stimulus to Low-Income Communities

    04/05/2017-04/05/2017

    Section 45D of the Internal Revenue Code authorizes the issuance of the New Markets Tax Credit. The law provides a credit of 39% of the capital invested in certain qualified community development entities whose primary missions include serving, or providing investment capital to low-income communities ...

    Young Tax Lawyers Symposium

    04/07/2017-04/07/2017
    Miller & Chevalier Chtd
    Washington

    Join the American Bar Association Section of Taxation, in conjunction with the ABA Young Lawyers Division and Federal Bar Association Section on Taxation, for the 3rd Annual Young Tax Lawyers Symposium on Friday, April 7, 2017 from 1:30-5:30 pm at the Washington, DC offices of Miller & Chevalier Chartered. ...

Leadership

Chair:

Shevlin, David

Vice-Chairs:

Johnsen, Lisa
Ward, Carolyn

Committee Roster  

Modified by Maura Whelan on September 20, 2016

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