Litigation Committee Agenda 7/2013


Litigation Committee 2013 Summer Meeting
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

The U.S. Grant Hotel
San Diego, California 92101

I. Welcome and Introductions (8:30 a.m.-8:35 a.m.)
II. Public Comment Period (8:35 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.)
III.  Program Activities: 
  1. (8:45 a.m.—9:15 a.m.) Federal Activity Affecting State Taxation
       a. U.S. Congressional Update. Roxanne Bland, Counsel, Multistate Tax Commission.
       b. U.S. Supreme Court Update. Lila Disque, Counsel, Multistate Tax Commission.
  2. (9:15 a.m.—9:45 a.m.) Report on 4R Act Litigation over “Discriminatory” Taxes on Diesel Fuels; CSX Transportation, Inc. v. Alabama D.O.R., No. 2:08-cv-00655 (11th. Cir., 7/2/13). Kelley Gillikin, Esq. and Craig Banks, Esq., Alabama Dept. of Revenue.
  Coffee Break (9:45 a.m.—10:00 a.m.)
IV. Adjourn (10:00 a.m.)


In accordance with the Multistate Tax Commission’s public participation policy, the informational and training session scheduled for July 31, 2012 is open only to attorneys who represent revenue agencies or associations of revenue agencies. See Section 5(c)(3) of the MTC’s public participation policy. Additional information on this meeting and agenda may be secured from Bruce Fort, Multistate Tax Commission, 444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 425, Washington, D.C. 20001-1538, telephone: (505) 982-8902.