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"Perspectives on Taxation"
Presentation Series

2015-16 Academic Year

All presentation series begin at 12:00 PM, unless otherwise noted.

Monday
9/21/15
LVCR, Room 385
Gil Rothenberg, Chief of the Appellate Section, United States Department of Justice Tax Division; Adjunct Professor of Law, American University's Washington College of Law
"Protecting the Fisc: The Tax Division’s Role in Enforcing the Nation’s Tax Laws"
Moderator: Walter Pickhardt, Faegre Baker Daniels
Tuesday
11/17/15
LVCR, Room 385
Brannon P. Denning, Associate Dean and Professor, Cumberland School of Law
"The Dormant Commerce Clause Wins One/Wynnes Won"
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Moderator: Joel Michael, Research Department Minnesota House of Representatives
Monday
2/22/16
Prof. Stephen E. Shay, Senior Lecturer at Harvard Law School
"Inversions And Protecting a Legacy Corporate Tax"
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Moderator: Ken Levinson, Faegre Baker Daniels
Tuesday
4/5/16
Prof. Dennis J. Ventry, Jr., UC Davis School of Law
"Stitches for Snitches: Lawyers as Whistleblowers"
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2014-15 Academic Year

Tuesday
9/9/14
Edward Zelinsky, Morris and Annie Trachman Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University
"Apportioning State Personal Income Taxes to Eliminate the Double Taxation of Dual Residents: Thoughts Provoked by the Proposed Minnesota Snowbird Tax"
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Moderator: Myron Frans, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Revenue
Tuesday
11/4/14
Joshua Blank, Professor of Tax Practice and Faculty Director of the Graduate Tax Program, New York University School of Law
"Reconsidering Corporate Tax Privacy"
Moderator: Mark Kuck, Vice President International Planning UnitedHealth Group, Inc.
Tuesday
2/17/15
Robert Peroni, Fondren Foundation Centennial Chair for Faculty Excellence, University of Texas School of Law
"Getting Serious About Cross-Border Earnings Stripping: Establishing an Analytical Framework"
Moderator: Ken Levinson, Faegre Baker Daniels
Friday
3/27/15
8:00 a.m. -
4:30 p.m.
A Tax Policy Symposium: Reforming the IRS
Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Nina E. Olson, National Taxpayer Advocate

2013-14 Academic Year

Tuesday
11/19/13
LVCR, 3rd floor
Chris Evans, Professor, Australian School of Taxation (Atax)
"International Tax Compliance Pressures and Costs of Large Corporations"
Moderator: Ken Levinson, Faegre Baker Daniels
Tuesday
2/4/14
LVCR, 3rd floor
Ruth Mason, Hunton & Williams Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law
"Delegating Up: State Conformity with the Federal Tax Base"
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Moderator: Chief Judge Brad Delapena, Minnesota Tax Court
Monday
4/7/14
LVCR, 3rd floor
The Honorable Pamela F. Olson (’80), Deputy Tax Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
"Politics versus Policy"
Moderator: Alan Wilensky