Academic Symposiums & Programs

Ellen Bellet Gelberg Tax Policy Lecture

This year’s guest at the Ellen Bellet Gelberg Tax Policy Lecture is Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy Mark J. Mazur.

Date: Thursday, April 17th

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location: Room 355C at the UF Levin College of Law


The Annual Legal Ethics for the Tax Lawyer Workshop

Presented by Lauren Y. Detzel, Dean, Mead, Egerton, et al., Orlando, FL; Michael A. Lampert, Law Offices of Michael A. Lampert, P.A., West Palm Beach, FL; and Samuel C. Ullman, Bilzin, Sumberg, Baena, et al., Miami, FL

Date: Friday, March 21, 2014

Time: 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: Levin College of Law

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Florida Tax Institute BrochureThe Florida Tax Institute

Date: February 19 – 21, 2014
Location: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

Presented by the Florida Tax Education Foundation and co-sponsored by the University of Florida Graduate Tax Program. Registrations can be made online at www.floridataxinstitute.org.

Click here to download the Florida Tax Institute Brochure.


IV Annual Meeting of the Ibero-American Observatory of International Taxation (OITI)

Second Edition of the International Tax Moot Court Competition

Ninth Annual International Tax Symposium

This event will be live streamed at this link: http://mediasite.video.ufl.edu/Mediasite/Play/ebfd1efd46de435f8a12154d686af5fb1d

The Ibero-American Observatory of International Taxation (OITI) will convene its IV Annual Meeting in Gainesville, Florida on October 30, 2013. The meeting will begin with the Second Edition of the International Tax Moot Court Competition scheduled to be held on October 30th and 31st. Events will culminate with the Graduate Tax Program’s Ninth Annual International Tax Symposium scheduled to be held on November 1, 2013.

The purpose of OITI is to promote research, disclosure of regulatory, jurisprudence and doctrine changes of international taxation and, in general, develop knowledge in the area of international taxation by integrating the best academic and professional specialists. The Graduate Tax Program is pleased to be a founding member institution of the organization. www.oiti.org

Ninth Annual International Tax Symposium

Date: November 1, 2013
Location: Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center Courtroom
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Graduate Tax Program welcomes distinguished members of the global tax community to present the Ninth Annual International Tax Symposium at the University of Florida Levin College of Law.

Presenters:

Michael S. Kirsch, Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana; Visiting Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law; Judicial Clerkship for Chief Judge Lapsley W. Hamblen, Jr., United States Tax Court, Washington, D.C.

Ekkehart Reimer, Professor Dr., Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Institut für Finanz- und Steuerrecht, Heidelberg, Germany.

Stephen E. Shay, Professor of Practice, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; former Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Tax Affairs in the United States Department of the Treasury; and former Tax Partner, Ropes & Gray, LLP.

Click here to watch the archived video of the Eighth Annual International Tax Symposium.

Click here to watch the archived video of the Seventh Annual International Tax Symposium.

This year’s guest at the Ellen Bellet Gelberg Tax Policy Lecture is Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy Mark J. Mazur. Assistant Secretary Mazur will be speaking to the Graduate Tax Students on Thursday, April 17th at 3:00 PM in Room 355C at the UF Levin College of Law.