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Rick Rein Presents “The Cryptocurrency Craze” at the ABI Cross-Border Insolvency Program09/07/2018

The use of cryptocurrencies are becoming more prevalent throughout the world. During the early days of Bitcoin there was a relative absence of regulation or control by governments since there is no central issuing authority. Given the increasing use of cryptocurrencies, as well as the increased hacking of these currencies and bankruptcies of cryptocurrency firms, bankruptcy courts will likely have…

HMB’s SALT Team Presents at the 25th Annual Paul J. Hartman State and Local Tax Forum08/30/2018

10/17/18 - 10/19/18 25th Annual Paul J. Hartman State and Local Tax Forum Loews Vanderbilt Hotel Nashville, Tennessee Click here for more information and to register   10/17/18 1:00pm-2:00pm Cloud Computing, Digital Sales & Block Chain - Oh My! Chris Lutz This session will review the latest sales and use tax issues in a world where concepts like the sharing…

David Hughes Presents “Beyond Wayfair: Sales Tax Collection in the Internet Age” to the Illinois CPA Society08/21/2018

8/21/18 12:00PM - 1:00PM CDT On-Line Newscast Click here for more info and to register. On June 21, 2018, the US Supreme Court issued the most important sales tax decision in the last 25 years. Overruling 50 years of precedent, the Court ruled that a remote seller can be required to collect a sales or use tax even if it…

Marilyn Wethekam Presents “Nexus Trends and Other Multistate Issues” on the Texas State Taxation Conference Webcast – 8/7/1808/07/2018

8/7/18 - 8:00am-5:00pm Texas State Taxation Conference Webcast Presented by Texas Society Of Certified Public Accountants Click here for more info and to register. Marilyn Wethekam will be presenting at the Texas CPA Society's Texas State Taxation Conference Webcast on August 7, 2018. The topic is "Nexus Trends and Other Multistate Issues" covering the Wayfair decision and other multistate issues and trends. Click…

John R. Wiktor Presents: Charitable Planning08/07/2018

8/7/18 - 8/8/18 Momentum Advanced Planning: Family Office Symposium Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Click here for more info and to register. This symposium will provide the opportunity to explore what it takes to succeed in the family office space with fantastic guest speakers who are eager to share their expertise by discussing the myriad of challenges they've helped affluent families…

Complimentary Webinar – Jordan Goodman Presents “Illinois Landmark Unclaimed Property Law Requires Businesses in and out of State to Take Action” with BDO USA – 7/23/1807/23/2018

7/23/18 - 2pm-3:30pm EST HMB and BDO USA Complimentary Webinar 1.5 CPE Credits in Tax 1.5 CLE Credits in Tax (Illinois Residents) Click here for more info and to register. Jordan Goodman teams up with BDO USA's SALT practice to offer a webinar discussing recent changes to Illinois unclaimed property law. With tax reform and Wayfair in the mainstream, new…

Jordan Goodman and David A. Hughes Present “Nexus in 2018 and Beyond: The New Frontier”07/11/2018

David A. Hughes and Jordan Goodman will lead this discussion on the new nexus standards around the country and the impact the Wayfair decision has not only on use tax collection but other state taxes as well.…

HMB’s SALT Team Presents at 2018 IPT Sales Tax Symposium07/09/2018

9/30/18 - 10/3/18 2018 IPT Sales Tax Symposium Renaissance Indian Wells Resort Indian Wells, California Click here for more information and to register. IPT's Sales Tax Symposium is your opportunity to take a deep dive into the topics that are top of mind for sales and use tax professionals, delivered by professionals who will provide you with best practices, alternate…

HMB’s SALT team Presents at 2018 Southwest/West Regional State Tax Seminar07/09/2018

8/8/18 2018 Southwest/West Regional State Tax Seminar Occidental Petroleum Corporation offices Tulsa, Oklahoma Click here for more information and to register.   Federal Tax Reform: Overview of the State Tax Impact of Sweeping Changes Marilyn Wethekam A discussion of state tax implications of the key corporate federal tax reform provisions and the complexities resulting from state conformity or lack of…

David Machemer and Samantha Breslow Present “Managing Exemptions and Resale Certificates” on Lorman – 7/13/1807/09/2018

7/13/18 1:00pm-2:40pm EST Lorman Education Services Webinar Click here for more info and to register. Determining eligibility for sales tax exemptions and navigating the application process can prove to be difficult for taxpayers who do business in multiple states and jurisdictions. This live webinar will help attendees understand the difference between an item that is excluded from sales tax versus…

Chris Lutz to Present “Is Alternative Apportionment the New Normal?” at 41st Annual Advanced State & Local Tax Institute Georgetown University Law Center – 6/1/1807/09/2018

6/1/18 Georgetown Law School Washington, D.C. Click here for more information and to register Consider how the move from an equally weighted three factor formula together with significantly changing business models requires a detailed analysis of statutory apportionment methods and the use of alternative formulas Discuss the standards and best practices for invoking an alternative formula…

Marilyn Wethekam to participate in “Match Point Debate on all Things SALT” at Georgetown University07/09/2018

6/1/18 Georgetown Law School Washington, D.C. Click here for more information and to register Enjoy a lively discussion of all things SALT, including U.S. Supreme Court predictions. Learn both government and taxpayer perspectives on key issues and hot topics.…

David Hughes Presents “Outrageous Cases” at The Chicago Tax Club Summer Seminar – 6/28/1806/27/2018

6/28/18 Saddle & Cycle Club Chicago, Illinois Click here for more info and to register.   Outrageous Cases 8:00 AM to 9:15 AM A review of recent state indirect and operational tax cases that defy logic, or at least that defy logic more than usual. Whether it is cases upholding tax on streaming services, free meals or bobbleheads (yes, even…

David Machemer Presents “Tax Best Practices Roundtable : Sales and Use Tax”06/20/2018

In this session, the speakers discussed key sales and use tax developments affecting the leasing industry. Attendees discussed: National issues and trends in sales and use tax including: Wayfair and its (non?) impact on the leasing industry Are states' laws prepared to handle the sharing economy? State's expansion of tax base (i.e. services and sales price) Oregon's inching towards a…

Breen Schiller Presents “Alternative Apportionment” at IPT 42nd Annual Conference – 6/26/1806/12/2018

06/24/18 -6/27/18 Institute for Professionals in Taxation 42nd Annual Conference JW Marriott & the Douglas Hotels at Parq Vancouver Vancouver, British Columbia Click here for more info and to register. Litigation relating to alternative apportionment has steadily increased in recent years. As states grapple with the explosion of the service and intangibles based economy, they have begun to require various…

David Hughes Teaches “Basics of Sales and Use Tax Live Course 2018” for the Sales Tax Institute – 06/21/1806/04/2018

06/20/18 - 6/22/18 Basics of Sales and Use Tax Live Course 2018 Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago, Illinois 23 CPE Credits Offered Click here for more info and to register. Move from handling sales tax with nerve wracking, frustrating guesswork to shining as a go-to expert in your department. Basics of Sales and Use Tax is an interactive live training course designed…

Marilyn A. Wethekam Presents “State Tax Update” at the Federation of Tax Administrators Annual Meeting – 6/4/1806/04/2018

6/4/18 Federation of Tax Administrators Annual Meeting Sheraton Hotel Nashville, Tennessee Marilyn Wethekam and Helen Hecht, General Counsel Multistate Tax Commission will discuss current SALT developments and their ramifications to an audience of the 50 state tax administrators.…

Joshua Haberkorn Participates in the 2018 Startup Showcase (District 214) at Forest View Educational Center 5/14/1806/04/2018

5/14/18 2018 Startup Showcase (District 214) Forest View Educational Center Arlington Heights, Illinois Josh Haberkorn participated as a judge in High School District 214's Startup Showcase, which gives students from six high schools the opportunity to pitch their business ventures following a year's worth of critical thinking, collaboration and innovation in the District's entrepreneurship program.…

Brian Axelrad Participates in the “State of Innovation in East Africa Discussion and Workshop” hosted by the Global Innovation Exchange – 5/17/1806/01/2018

Brian Axelrad and his team from Beyond Capital Fund participated in a discussion focused on innovation in East Africa hosted by the Global Innovation Exchange. Other participants were from Kenya Climate Innovation Center, Unreasonable East Africa, NetBizImpact, Innovations in Healthcare, VentureLift Africa, Moringa School and ANDE East Africa.…

Marilyn Wethekam and Chris Lutz present at 41st Annual Advanced State and Local Tax Institute05/31/2018

View the conference brochure here.  6/1/18 - 1:30 - 2:30 PM Is Alternative Apportionment the New Normal? Chris Lutz Consider how the move from an equally weighted three factor formula together with significantly changing business models requires a detailed analysis of statutory apportionment methods and the use of alternative formulas, and discuss the standards and best practices for invoking an…

Jordan Goodman and Marilyn Wethekam Present “Situs: Who Can Tax the Transaction”05/22/2018

One significant area of confusion for both sellers and purchasers is making sure the tax is collected and remitted to the correct taxing jurisdiction. This session will cover the similarities and differences on how the states situs a sale (including subsequent uses) for sales and use tax purposes.…

Breen Schiller Presents “Alternative Apportionment for Telecom Companies” at TeleStrategies’ Communications Taxation 2018 – 5/16/1805/14/2018

May 14-16, 2018 TeleStrategies' Communications Taxation 2018 Disney Beach and Yacht Club Orlando, Florida Click here for more info and to register. This session provides a deep dive into what documentation and analysis is needed for telecom companies when implementing market-based sourcing and addressing the associated issues. The session includes a discussion of when an alternative apportionment method may be…

Jordan Goodman and David Hughes Present a Joint Webinar with BDO, “Illinois – Landmark Unclaimed Property Law Requires Businesses In and Out of State to Take Action” – 5/22/1805/07/2018

5/22/18 1:00 - 2:30 PM CST 1.5 hours of IL CLE credit offered 1.5 hours of CPE credit in the field of tax offered Click here for more information and to register With a multi-billion dollar pension crisis on hand, Illinois seeks to use unclaimed property to be a funder to pension obligations. Accordingly, IL has stepped out as one…

David Hughes Presents “Gross Receipts Tax for Consumer Vehicle Lessors” at the Association of Consumer Vehicle Lessors (ACVL) – 04/30 – 05/01/1805/01/2018

04/30 - 05/01/18 Association of Consumer Vehicle Lessors (ACVL) Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center Plano, Texas David Hughes will be discussing some of the unique gross receipts tax issues faced by consumer vehicle lessors at the Association of Consumer Vehicle Lessors (ACVL) in Plano, Texas.…

Brian Axelrad discusses “The Role of Social Impact in Africa’s Development” at Chicago Booth School of Business Emerging Markets Summit – 4/14/1804/30/2018

4/14/18 Emerging Markets Summit Chicago Booth School of Business Click here for more info Brian Axelrad participated in a panel at the "Emerging Markets Summit" at the Chicago Booth School of Business. This discussion focused on "The Role of Social Impact in Africa's Development" where attendees learned about the investing landscape and the future of social impact programs in Africa.…

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