CLE and Workshops

The Graduate Tax Program at New York Law School Annual Tax Lawyering Workshop  (TAX 403)

Professional Responsibility in Tax Practice: Annual Tax Lawyering Workshop is one of the required core courses in the Graduate Tax Program at New York Law School. There are two parts to the requirement: (1) attendance at one of the Annual Workshops and (2) a five-page response paper. For graduating students, the five-page response paper is due 3 weeks after the workshop.

All students in the Graduate Tax Program are encouraged to attend the Annual Workshop each year. The challenges of tax practice are numerous and it is important to set aside time to focus professional responsibility and ethics.

This year the Annual Workshop will be on April 24, 2015. Please view program here

Please view accompanying materials for the Keynote address below:


State Regulation of Return Preparers Article

Please view accompanying materials for the Second Session below:

Estate of Schneider v Finmann

Estate Planning Considerations for Attorneys in a Post-Schneider Environment

Please view accompanying materials for the Third Session below:

FBAR and Foreign Assets Slides



CLE credits

New York Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. This program is transitional and has been approved for newly admitted attorneys within the first two years of admission to the Bar as well as for experienced attorneys. Program materials will be available in advance through the Graduate Tax Program office, 212.431.2147, and at registration.

A continental breakfast and informal lunch will be provided.

There will be no charge to attend this CLE program.

CLE Credits for Coursework in the Graduate Tax Program

Courses successfully completed within the Graduate Tax Program will qualify for CLE credits for both newly admitted attorneys and experienced attorneys on the basis of one CLE credit hour for each 50 minute class hour. Non-matriculating students and students matriculating within the Graduate Tax Program should contact Ashley Oliver at for information about CLE credits.