Tax Break


October 19, 2012

Some important tax and accounting events in the week ahead:

Monday, Oct. 22 • Tax Policy Center roundtable discussion of the fiscal cliff and federal budget politics includes Alice Rivlin, former director of the Office of Management and Budget, and former vice-chair of the Federal Reserve. 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. EDT, Urban Institute. Washington.

Monday, Oct. 22 – Thursday, Oct. 25 • Federation of Tax Administrators conference on tax expenditures, incentives and the long-term fiscal sustainability of state and local governments, among other topics. Providence, Rhode Island.

Monday, Oct. 22 – Friday, Oct. 26 • New York University Institute on Federal Taxation. New York.

Monday, Oct. 22 – Tuesday, Oct. 23 • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants conference on retirement and estate planning. New York.

Wednesday, Oct.24 • Jay Hanson, member of the U.S. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, speaks to the Center for Audit Quality on auditor communication with audit committees. Washington.

Wednesday, Oct. 24 – Thursday, Oct. 25 • Two full-day Executive Enterprise Institute programs on taxation in Latin America, including tax planning, transfer pricing in Brazil, and tax strategies for Latin America. Coral Gables, Florida.

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