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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

Did you know thousands of pages of cutting-edge committee program materials are available to you as a Tax Section member? These documents contain analysis of the latest federal tax policy, initiatives, regulations, legislative forecasts, and planning ideas developed by the country's leading tax attorneys and government officials. Access these materials now.

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

 Sub Committees

Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

Exempt Organizations Committee May Meeting

May 6, 2016
Washington, DC

Exempt Organizations Committee Joint Fall CLE Meeting

September 30, 2016
Boston, MA

Exempt Organizations Committee Midyear Meeting

January 20, 2017
Orlando, FL
 
Section Events

    Turning the Tables: The United States as a Tax Haven Destination

    07/20/2016-07/20/2016

    The IRS and Department of Justice spend countless hours every year investigating tax havens across the world, but is it possible that the worlds most significant tax haven is the good ol US of A? This panel will explore claims that foreigners (sometimes with the assistance of unwitting US lawyers) are ...

    2016 Joint Fall CLE Meeting

    09/29/2016-10/01/2016
    Westin Boston Waterfront
    Boston

    Boston, MA welcomes the ABA Section of Taxation and the Trust and Estate Law Division of the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law to the 2016 Joint Fall CLE Meeting , September 29 - October 1, 2016! J oin us and take advantage of the opportunity to meet with the countrys leading attorneys ...

    4th Annual International Tax Enforcement and Controversy Conference

    10/28/2016-10/28/2016
    Marriott Marquis
    Washington

    After years of one major development after another, international tax enforcement activity by governments around the world has gotten even more interesting this year. Corporations, high net worth individuals, and investment entities with international tax issues, and the practitioners who advise those ...

Leadership

Chair:

Shevlin, David

Vice-Chairs:

Johnsen, Lisa
Ward, Carolyn

Committee Roster  

Modified by Maura Whelan on April 22, 2016

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