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 Amway Grand Plaza
187 Monroe Avenue, NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503 


Schedule of Events

Please Note:  All Times Local (Eastern Time Zone) 



Sunday, July 29

1pm - 5pm: Uniformity Subcommittee on Income & Franchise Tax, Agenda  

Monday, July 30

8:30am - Noon: Uniformity Subcommittee on Sales & Use Tax, Agenda  

1pm - 3:00pm: Uniformity Committee, Agenda  

3pm - 5pm: Litigation Committee, Agenda

5pm - 6pm: Reception  

Tuesday, July 31

8:30am - Noon: Nexus Committee, Agenda

8:30am - 5pm: Training Session for State Attorneys, Agenda

1pm - 5pm: Audit Committee, Agenda 

6:30pm Dinner at Meijer Gardens

Wednesday, August 1

8:30am - Noon: 45th Annual Conference 

Noon - 1:30pm: Luncheon & Awards Program

2pm - 5pm: Annual Commission Meeting, Agenda

6pm - 9pm: Reception & Banquet

Thursday, August 2

8:30am - Noon: Executive Committee Meeting, Agenda  

Please note: There will be a registration fee charged for the MTC Annual Conference on Wednesday, August 1, 2012.

Hotel Reservations: The Amway Grand Plaza is full for most nights during the Commission meetings. If you still want to contact the Amway Grand Plaza, call the reservations office at 1-800-253-3590 and mention the Multistate Tax Commission group name. The guestroom rate is $82.00 plus tax for single or double occupancy.

Hotel accommodations, at the prevailing rate, may be available at:

J. W. Marriott
235 Louis St, NW
616-242-1500 or 1-800-228-9290
Across the street from the Amway Grand and connect via enclosed skywalk

Courtyard Grand Rapids Downtown (by Marriott)
11 Monroe Ave., NW
2 city blocks from the Amway Grand and connected via enclosed walkway

Holiday Inn
310 Pearl St, NW
1 ½ blocks away from the Amway Grand (across the river)

City Flats
83 Monroe Center
2 blocks from the Amway Grand


Statement Regarding Public Participation

Generally, meetings of the Commission and its Committees are public. Persons attending public sessions need not identify themselves. However, some of the listed meetings may not be entirely public. Under the Commission's Public Participation Policy, closed meetings may be held in matters involving certain personnel issues and the acquisition/disposition of real estate, matters required by law to be confidential, including discussion of certain taxpayer information, and some discussions with counsel over pending litigation. For your convenience, you may choose to contact Shirley Sicilian, General Counsel, at (202) 624-8699, for an indication of which of the listed meetings may not be entirely public. Your contact, which may be on an anonymous basis, also permits the Commission to provide adequate seating.

For more information concerning any meetings or events listed in this Calendar, please contact Bill Six, Director of Administration, at the Commission's headquarters office (202) 624-8699. Please note that there are no registration fees associated with attendance at meetings of the Multistate Tax Commission or its committees; however, registration fees are charged for the Annual Conference (and associated social events).