47th Annual Conference

The Commission’s 2014 Annual Conference and Committee Meetings were held on July 28 – 31, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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2014 Fall Committee Meetings

The Audit Committee, Nexus Committee, Uniformity Committee and Subcommittee, Strategic Planning Steering Committee and Executive Committee will be meeting.  Additional information, agendas and registration will be available soon. 

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MTC New Website

Welcome to the Commission's new website, we have improved functionality and re-organized content to improve ease of use. Please bear with us as you may encounter some broken links -- we are working to make sure everything gets reconnected after our "move." 

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MTC Annual Conference & Committee Meetings

The Commission’s 2014 Annual Conference and Committee Meetings are being held on July 28 – 31, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Registration is required for those attending the Wednesday, July 30 conference and strongly encouraged for anyone attending any of the various committee meetings during the week.  Please register online by clicking the picture below.
 
The half-day seminar on Wednesday features an excellent lineup of speakers for this year's Annual Conference.

  • Scott Pattison, executive director of the National Association of State Budget Officers, speaking on the condition of state finances. 
  • Professor Edward Kleinbard of the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, and former chief of staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation, speaking on stateless income — how multinational companies shift income to substantially reduce their income tax liabilities worldwide. 
  •  Lee Sheppard, contributing editor of Tax Analysts' Tax Notes and one of the nation's most widely read and respected tax commentators, will provide her cutting-edge perspective on challenges faced by national and subnational governments in taxation of multinational enterprises.

MTC Files Brief in Comptroller of Maryland v. Wynne

MTC Files Brief in Comptroller of Maryland v. Wynne
On August 5, 2014, the Commission filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in Comptroller of Maryland v. Wynne, arguing that Maryland should not be required to provide a credit for taxes paid by residents to other states against the tax those residents owe to Maryland. 
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MTC Review Available Online

MTC Review Available Online
This issue contains three articles written by current MTC staff members and by former policy research interns.  The first, “The √úberexpert,” is by Harold Jennings, senior audit supervisor, and Robert Schauer, computer audit specialist.
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2014 New England State & Local Tax Forum

This conference will provide an annual update on significant state and local tax developments from across the nation with a particular focus on New England. The forum's 2014 agenda focuses on nine topics with separate tracks, including market-based sourcing in Massachusetts and beyond, a multistate unitary combination update, top sales tax and non-income tax issues in 2014, and New York tax reform.
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Georgetown Law Offers State & Local Tax Certificate Program

State and Local Taxation (SALT) is an area of practice that offers promising career opportunities in major accounting firms, state and local revenue departments, and law firms.
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