Tax Reform 2017: Incremental or Fundamental? A Public Lecture by Martin Sullivan, Tax Analysts – April 28th from 6:00-7:30PM

Please join us on Monday, April 28th from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM for a public lecture by Martin Sullivan, titled “Tax Reform 2017: Incremental or Fundamental?”  The event will take place in Vanderbilt Hall Room 204, 40 Washington Square South. Martin Sullivan is the chief economist of Tax Analysts (publisher of Tax Notes) and is […]

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James S. Eustice Memorial Fun Run (Thurs., May 1st, 7:15 AM)

On Thursday, May 1st from 7:15 AM to 8:30 AM, the Graduate Tax Program will host its first James S. Eustice Memorial Fun Run in Hudson River Park. Professor James S. Eustice was a legendary tax scholar and lawyer, who served on the faculty of NYU School of Law for several decades, most recently as […]

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Fixing U.S. International Taxation by Daniel Shaviro – Monday, April 28th, 12:30 PM to 1:50 PM – Vanderbilt Hall Room 220, 40 Washington Square South

Please join us for a discussion of Professor Daniel Shaviro’s current book, Fixing U.S. International Taxation (Oxford University Press, 2014).  Following a presentation by Professor Shaviro of key themes from the book, leading experts in the field will offer commentary.  We are thrilled that Martin Sullivan, Chief Economist at Tax Analysts (publisher of Tax Notes), […]

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5TH ANNUAL TAX MOVIE NIGHT! – THURS, APRIL 3rd, 6:30-8:30 PM in VH 204

 Please join us for the 5th Annual NYU Tax Movie Night!  This year’s event is titled “Tax and City.”  We will screen four classic television episodes, where characters encounter tax issues while living in New York City during the “Mad Men” era.  The episodes featured are from “The Dick Van Dyke Show” (1965), “Occasional Wife” […]

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Tax and Corporate Social Responsibility – Tuesday, March 25th from 9:00am–12:30pm in Lipton Hall

The NYU Journal of Law & Business and the NYU Graduate Tax Program cordially invite you to participate in a half-day symposium titled “Tax and Corporate Social Responsibility” on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall, NYU School of Law, located at 108 West Third Street. From […]

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JD/LL.M. IN TAXATION AND TAX POLICY FELLOWSHIP INFO SESSION (WED., MARCH 12th, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, VAN HALL 202)

On WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12th from 12:30 to 1:30 PM in VANDERBILT HALL 202, the Graduate  Tax Program will host a meeting for all J.D. students interested in learning about the J.D./LL.M in Taxation program and related scholarship opportunities. At the meeting, we will discuss the following: J.D./LL.M. IN TAXATION: Current NYU J.D. students can receive […]

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Meet the Tax Press (Tues., Oct. 22nd from 2PM to 4PM)

On Tuesday, October 22nd from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 206, please join us for a discussion with Zach Carter (Huffington Post), Jia Lynn Yang (Washington Post) and Reihan Salam (National Review), three reporters who cover tax stories. The panel will discuss what makes a great “tax story”, the sources of information for tax stories, why certain […]

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Pathways to Tax Reform: The Future of Pass-Through Entity Taxation (Mon., April 22, 12:30 PM)

Please join us next Monday, April 22 from 12:30-1:30 PM in Furman Hall Room 324 for the next installment in our Pathways to Tax Reform Series.  Next week’s session is titled “The Future of Pass-Through Entity Taxation:  A Discussion of the Ways & Means Committee Proposals.” In March 2013, the House Ways and Means Committee […]

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Recent Developments in Tax Controversy (Thurs., April 4, 7:00 PM)

Thurs., April 4th, 7:00-9:00 PM, Faculty Library, 3rd Floor of Vanderbilt Hall The New York Region of the Federal Bar Association Section on Taxation invites you to attend a discussion on recent developments in tax controversy. The presentation will include a discussion on recent court opinions on economic substance, debt-versus-equity, expert witness testimony, and discovery. […]

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Ask the Expert (Witness): A Conversation With Professor Dan Shaviro (Thurs., April 4th, 12:30 PM)

Thurs., April 4th, 12:30-1:30 PM, Furman Hall Room 330 What happens when a law professor becomes an expert witness?  What sorts of challenges and issues does he or she face, what’s it like, and how does it relate to teaching and research activities?  Professor Daniel Shaviro, Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation (NYU), will address these […]

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Pathways to Tax Reform: Progressive Consumption Taxation: The X Tax Revisited (Wed., April 3, 12:30 PM)

Please join us on Wednesday, April 3 from 12:30-1:30 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 216 for the next installment of our “Pathways to Tax Reform Series” for a discussion with Dr. Alan D. Viard, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.  Dr. Viard will outline a proposal to “completely replace the income tax system with […]

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Tax Movie Night! To Pay or Not To Pay: Tax Dilemmas in Sitcoms (Thurs., Mar. 28, 6:30 PM)

This Thursday, March 28, from 6:30 PM-8:30 PM, please join us for the 4th Annual NYU Tax Movie Night! This year’s event is titled “To Pay or Not To Pay: Tax Dilemmas in Sitcoms.”  We will screen four classic television episodes, spanning different decades, where major characters are faced with tax compliance choices.  Some characters […]

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Pathways to Tax Reform Series: “Supplemental Expenditure Tax” (March 6, 12:30 PM)

On Wednesday, March 6th from 12:30 PM to 1:50 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 202, the Graduate Tax Program will continue its Pathways to Tax Reform Series, which began last week at the Law School’s Forum. Victor Thuronyi, Senior Counsel at the International Monetary Fund, will present a proposal for a “Supplemental Expenditure Tax,” which […]

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Cliffs Forever? Tax Reform and the Future of Fiscal Policy (Wed., Feb. 20th)

Cliffs Forever? Tax Reform and the Future of Fiscal Policy Wednesday, February 20, 12:25-1:50 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge 40 Washington Square South After weeks of negotiations, in the first days of January, Congress and the Obama Administration struck a last-minute deal that averted the so-called “fiscal cliff”, a combination of federal tax increases and […]

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Mitchell Kane files amicus brief in US Supreme Court foreign tax credit case, PPL Corp. v. Comm’r. Erin Scharff (’11) is counsel of record.

Mitchell Kane, Professor of Law, has co-authored an amicus brief in PPL Corp. v. Commissioner, Docket No. 12-43.  Erin Scharff, Acting Assistant Professor of Tax Law, was the counsel of record on the brief.  The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case on February 20th.  The issue presented is “Whether, in determining […]

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David Kamin presents “Are We There Yet?: On a Path to Closing America’s Long-Run Deficit” (Jan. 23, 2013)

On Tuesday, January 22, David Kamin, Assistant Professor of Law, NYU School of Law, will present Are We There Yet?: On a Path to Closing America’s Long-Run Deficit at the Tax Policy Colloquium at NYU School of Law.  The co-convenors of the Colloquium are Daniel Shaviro, Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, NYU School of Law, and William Gale, the Arjay and […]

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The Internal Revenue Code at 100 (Oct 19th)

The NYU Graduate Tax Program and UCLA School of Law cordially invite you to the second annual NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Symposium, titled “The Internal Revenue Code at 100,” on Friday, October 19, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School of Law, located at 40 Washington Square South. This […]

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Meet the Tax Press (Wed., Oct. 17th, 4 PM to 5:50 PM)

On Wednesday, October 17th from 4:00 PM to 5:50 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 214, please join us for a discussion with Zach Carter (Huffington Post) and Jia Lynn Yang (Washington Post), two reporters who cover tax stories. The panel will discuss what makes a great “tax story”, the sources of information for tax stories, why […]

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The In-House Tax Function (Mon. Oct. 15, 12:30 PM)

On Monday, October 15th, from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM in Vanderbilt Hall Room 210, Elena Romanova (JD ’02, LL.M. ’03), Director and Head of Consumer Banking Tax Advisory, at Citigroup, Inc. will lead a session on the in-house tax function at large companies. The objectives of this program are to (a) inform students who […]

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Tax Orientation Events — Week of August 27th

During the week of August 27th, we will welcome all incoming Tax LL.M. students at the following tax orientation events: Tax Specialization Meeting (Monday, August 27th, 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM, Greenberg Lounge, 1st Floor of Vanderbilt Hall). This session will address degree requirements, course selection and the tax job market, among other topics.  This session […]

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