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Tax and accounting calendar

April 9, 2012

Some important upcoming events in the tax and accounting world:

Tuesday, April 10 -
* House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan will give the keynote address at the George W. Bush Institute forum on tax policies that encourage economic growth in New York. Canadian finance minister James Flaherty will also speak.
* Manal Corwin, Treasury deputy assistant secretary for international tax affairs is the keynote speaker at a one-day tax lecture on the taxation of intangibles in a global economy sponsored by the NYU School of Law and KPMG.

Wednesday, April 11 - The DC Bar is hosting a luncheon program from noon to 2 pm on the legal aspects of representing whistleblowers who are federal employees. Speakers include Daniel Meyer, Director, Whistleblowing and Transparency Office of the Inspector General, at the U.S. Department of Defense.

Thursday, April 12 - The Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute and Brookings Institution, is sponsoring a program entitled, “Should the Rich Pay Higher Taxes?” from noon to 1:30pm at the Urban Institute with a live webcast as well.

Friday, April 13 – PCAOB Chirman Jim Doty will address the Rocky Mountain Securities conference sponored by the Colorado Bar Association in Denver.

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