NEW YORK, June 11, 2018—The NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) Division of Programs in Business Finance, Law, and Taxation programs will host the Tax Conferences in July that will take place from July 16-July 27 at the Westin New York Times Square. Over two-weeks, prominent national and international tax experts will lead in-depth sessions on partnerships taxation, subchapter S, trusts and estates, international taxation, and tax reform.
The Conference agenda includes sessions for tax professionals at all stages of their professional development, ranging from an introduction to trusts and estates to advanced international taxation, as well as updates on tax reform. Ideal for the new professional who wants a solid foundation in a specialized area of law or tax practice, the seven conferences also benefit attorneys and accountants who seek to refresh their knowledge and to learn about new developments in legislation and regulations.
The NYUSPS July Tax Conferences are comprised of seven individual events:
- July 16–18: Introduction to International Taxation; Introduction to Trusts and Estates
- July 19–20: Advanced International Taxation; Advanced Trusts and Estates
- July 23: Tax Reform
- July 23–25: Introduction to Partnerships Taxation
- July 26–27: Advanced Subchapter S
Among the topics to be addressed are:
- Tax Treaty Primer – An Overview of Tax Treaties and Tax Treaty Planning Techniques
- Basics of International Tax Compliance
- International Mergers and Acquisitions: US Tax Considerations and Planning Techniques
- Use of Partnerships in International Tax Planning
- Estate Taxes I: the Nature of the Tax and Understanding the Gross Estate
- Lifetime Transfers and the Federal Gift Tax: The Enduring Wealth Tax
- Digital Assets
- Post-Mortem Estate Planning
- Estate and Tax Planning for Non-US Citizens
- Impact of Tax Reform on Advanced Planning for Real Estate
- The New Tax Law – Observations and Outlook
In addition to meeting the educational requirements of many organizations and agencies, the introductory conferences are available for New York transitional Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit for newly admitted attorneys.
For a complete list of sessions, visit sps.nyu.edu/sumtax.
The NYUSPS Tax Conferences in July take place from July 16-27, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Westin New York Times Square.
About the NYUSPS Department of Finance and Law Programs
The NYUSPS Department of Finance and Law Programs has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.
About the NYU School of Professional Studies
Established in 1934, the NYU School of Professional Studies (sps.nyu.edu) is one of NYU’s several degree-granting schools and colleges, each with a unique academic profile. The reputation of the School of Professional Studies arises from its place as the NYU home for study and applied research related to key knowledge-based industries where the New York region leads globally. This is manifest in the School’s diverse graduate, undergraduate, and Professional Pathways programs in fields such as Accounting, Finance, and Law; Applied Health; Arts, Design, and Film; Creative Cities and Economic Development; English-Language Learning; Entrepreneurship; Fundraising and Grantmaking; Global Affairs; Hospitality and Tourism Management; Human Resource Management and Development; Languages and Humanities; Management and Systems; Marketing; Project Management; Public Relations and Corporate Communication; Publishing; Real Estate, Real Estate Development, and Construction Management; Sports Management, Media, and Business; Translation; and Writing.
More than 100 distinguished full-time faculty members collaborate with an exceptional cadre of practitioner/adjunct faculty members and lecturers to create a vibrant professional and academic environment that educates over 5,000 degree-seeking students from around the globe each year. In addition, the School fulfills the recurrent professional education needs of local, national, and international economies, as evidenced by nearly 26,000 Professional Pathways enrollments in Career Advancement Courses and Diploma Programs. The School’s community is enriched by more than 31,000 degree-holding alumni worldwide, many of whom serve as mentors, guest speakers, and advisory board members. For more information about the NYU School of Professional Studies, visit sps.nyu.edu.