Master Classes, CLE and Annual Professional Responsibility Workshop

Graduate Tax Program Master Classes/CLE

2017-2018 events will soon be announced!

International Tax Master Classes/CLE

International Tax Planning: A Closer Look at the Tax Court’s Groundbreaking Decision in Grecian Magnesite (1.5 professional practice CLE credits, transitional and non-transitional).

When: Wednesday, November 29th, 12:30 p.m. to 1:50 p.m.

In its recent decision in Grecian Magnesite, the U.S. Tax Court rejected Revenue Ruling 91-32, holding that a foreign partner is not subject to U.S. tax on a sale or redemption partnership engaged in a U.S. trade or business. The panelists successfully tried this case and will present their views on its significance.

Panelists: Ellen S. Brody, Partner, Roberts & Holland LLP

Michael J. Miller, Partner, Roberts & Holland LLP

To register, please click here.

To view CLE Materials, please click here.

The Graduate Tax Program Annual Professional Responsibility Workshop (TAX 403)

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 on professional responsibility and ethics.

Last year’s workshop topics included:

  • Know Your Client: Should You Take on this Representation?
  • The Attorney-Client Privilege and Fiduciaries: Update on Assembly Bill A07088
  • Lawyers At Risk: Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Law Practice
  • And more!!

To see materials, please click here.

Past Tax CLE Programs and Events

Shine a Light and Stop Aggressive Tax Plans – Disclosure Obligations for Advisors in Europe and the U.S. (1.5 professional practice CLE credits, transitional and non-transitional), October 19th , 2017.

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Careers in Tax Law, Thursday, October 5, 2017.

Tax law is a diverse and thriving field. Meet outstanding tax lawyers and hear about their career paths.

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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. Students in the Graduate Tax Program (including those non-matriculating) should contact Ashley Oliver at ashley.oliver@nyls.edu for information about CLE credits.

For more information on New York Law School’s CLE Accredited Provider status, please click here.