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Rescheduled for October 5: What lies ahead for federal legislation affecting state taxation?

September 24, 2015

WHAT: Tax Analysts, the nonprofit provider of federal, state, and international tax news and analysis, and Reed Smith LLP will co-host a panel examining pending federal legislation that will affect state tax policy.

This distinguished panel will discuss the potential advantages and disadvantages of particular proposals, including the Internet Tax Freedom Act, the Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act, and the Remote Transactions Parity Act. Panelists will discuss each piece of legislation and the likelihood for passage. The balanced discussion will provide attendees with invaluable insight and a better understanding of what can be expected this fall.


WHO: Tax Analysts Deputy Publisher David Brunori will moderate the discussion, which will feature Max Behlke, the manager of state and federal relations for the National Conference of State Legislatures; Michael Mazerov, a senior fellow for the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Kelley Miller of Reed Smith; and Maureen Riehl, the vice president of government affairs for the Council On State Taxation.

WHEN: Monday, October 5, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., with a continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m.

WHERE: Reed Smith, 1301 K Street NW, Suite 1000 - East Tower, Washington, D.C. 20005

WHY: This conference, in partnership with Reed Smith, is part of a long-running series of panel discussions that Tax Analysts hosts several times a year on tax policy and administration.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: For more information and to register, please visit the Tax Analysts event page or contact Shannon Meraw at 703-531-4835 or