May 31, 2013

Important tax and accounting events in the week to come:

Monday, June 3

Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel and Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration J. Russell George testify before a U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations subcommittee. 3 p.m. ET, Rayburn House Office Building. Washington, D.C.

 Monday, June 3 РTuesday, June 4

Treasury and tax officials from around the world discuss transfer pricing, profit shifting, cross-border compliance and other issues at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s international tax conference. Four Seasons Hotel. Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, June 4

* Financial Accounting Standards Board advisory council meeting on FASB’s future agenda and other topics. 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. ET, FASB offices. Norwalk, Connecticut.

* American Bar Association webinar on significant recent trends in the U.S. Tax Court and other federal court tax litigation. Noon-1:30p.m. ET.

* National Society of Accountants webinar on U.S. taxpayers with foreign assets navigating the new rules about reporting foreign bank accounts and complying with the tax rules governing them. 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. ET.

* U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee hearing with groups targeted by the Internal Revenue Service. 10 a.m. ET, Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, June 5 – Thursday, June 6

Heads of transfer pricing at major U.S. companies and officials from the OECD, United Nations and IRS address the IBC Transfer Pricing Summit. Samuel Maruca, director of transfer pricing operations for the IRS, gives the keynote. Biltmore Hotel. Miami.

Wednesday, June 5 – Friday, June 7

IRS officials and others address the Texas Federal Tax Institute on corporate tax topics including oil and gas taxation. Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort. San Antonio, Texas.

 Thursday, June 6

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board forum on auditing in the small business environment. 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. PT, Hyatt at Olive 8. Seattle.

Friday, June 7

New York University Tax Controversy Forum includes a keynote address by IRS chief counsel William Wilkins and a panel on tax litigation involving partnerships and pass-through entities with U.S. Tax Court judge Ronald Buch. Crowne Plaza Times Square. New York.

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