The inaugural New York University/International Bar Association Tax Law Conference will take place on Thursday and Friday, December 1-2, from 8:30 am-5:30 pm at NYU’s Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South. This two-day conference will include presentations by leading US and European practitioners, government representatives, and bankers. It will address US and European tax issues in financings, public mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and hedge fund acquisitions, as well as EU cases, proposals to change the US international tax rules, current US tax treaties, and IRS/Treasury developments.

  • WHAT: Inaugural NYU/IBA International Tax Law Conference: Recommendations of the President’s Tax Reform Panel
  • WHO: Hal Hicks from the International Tax Counsel, Treasury Department; Eric Solomon Deputy Assistant District Attorney Secretary for Regulatory Affairs, Treasury Department; Peter Blessing of Shearing & Sterling LLP; Philip West of Steptoe & Johnson LLP; David Tillinghast of Baker & McKenzie LLP; and Jon Ackerman of the President’s Advisory Panel on Tax Reform
  • WHEN: Thu. and Fri., Dec. 1 & 2 from 8:30 am until 5:30 pm
  • WHERE: NYU’s Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, between MacDougal and Sullivan Streets, one block east of the West Fourth Subway Station. [Subway Lines: A, B, C, D, E, F, V (West 4th Street); N, R, W (8th Street); 6 (Astor Place)] Parking is available at Minetta Car Park on West Third Street.

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