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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

    2016 Low Income Taxpayer Representation Workshop

    12/12/2016-12/12/2016
    McDermott Will & Emery
    Washington

    The ABA Section of Taxation is pleased to present Outside the Box of IRS Controversies: What Tax Practitioners Should Know -- a four-hour CLE workshop on Monday afternoon, December 12, 2016, followed by a reception for attendees. 1:00pm Property Tax Issues 2:00pm Criminal Tax Issues 3:00pm Break ...

    Out of Ferguson: Misdemeanors as Taxes and Municipal Courts as Tax Collectors

    12/14/2016-12/14/2016

    The 2014 events in Ferguson, Missouri brought the operation of the municipal justice system in St. Louis County, Missouri into the public eye. Most of the 91 municipalities in St. Louis County have their own police force and municipal court. Increasingly, the police and municipal courts have been charged ...

    ABA Tax Section 2017 Midyear Meeting

    01/19/2017-01/21/2017
    Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
    Orlando

    Orlando, FL welcomes the ABA Section of Taxation to the 2017 Midyear Meeting, January 19-21,

Leadership

Chair:

Shevlin, David

Vice-Chairs:

Johnsen, Lisa
Ward, Carolyn

Committee Roster  

Modified by Maura Whelan on September 20, 2016

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