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Marilyn A. Wethekam Presents a Webinar with IPT – “Drop Shipments and Distribution Centers: How Recent Case Law is Changing the Game” – 6/9/2005/29/2020

6/9/20 1:00PM - 2:00PM CT The sales tax implications of adding a third party through drop shipments and sales through distribution centers are a major source of confusion for companies that sell into multiple states. This is even truer in the wake of court cases like South Dakota c. Wayfair and South Carolina v. Amazon. Remote sellers and drop shippers…

David S. Ruskin Speaks as a Panelist at the International Cannabis Bar Association Virtual Conference- 6/2/2005/29/2020

6/2/20 David will be speaking on two panels for the International Cannabis Bar Association. Register here for the day-long virtual event.  Ethics Rule 1.2: Complying With the Novel "Also Advise" Clause Since the permitted scope of legal representation begins with this threshold requirement, hear from the panel about what "also advise" means in practice, including what federal laws are considered…

Fred O. Marcus, David A. Hughes and Samantha K. Breslow Present a Webinar, “Pass-Through Entities: Recent SALT Trends and Developments” – 6/24/2005/28/2020

6/24/20 12:30PM - 1:30PM CT CPE Credit Join Fred O. Marcus, David A. Hughes and Samantha K. Breslow for a webinar discussing how determining the applicability of state taxes to PTEs (and their partners or members) can often be unnecessarily complex. They will bring clarity by exploring recent developments relating to nexus/“doing business”, credits for taxes paid in other jurisdictions,…

David A. Hughes Presents “Emerging Trends in Unclaimed Property Compliance – Considerations to Avoid Post-pandemic Exposure” – 6/10/2005/21/2020

6/10/20 1:00PM - 2:30PM ET The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting businesses in many different ways: furloughs and job losses, variant priorities, and virtual working environments. These disruptions can make monitoring policies and accounting practices more difficult, making the maintenance of proper escheat reporting and records of utmost importance. As states move to close budget gaps due to lost tax dollars…

John Wiktor will Discuss Legal Issues Relating to COVID-19 at the JourneyCare Virtual Town Hall – 5/28/2005/21/2020

5/28/20 11:00AM - 12:00PM CT Please join John Wiktor, with President and CEO of JourneyCare, Kimberly Hobson and Greg Hummel of BCLP, LLP, for a virtual town hall to discuss legal issues and changes in the time of COVID-19. This is your opportunity to learn from industry leaders about estate planning tools and changes, tax law updates, and new employee/employer mandates…

State and Local Tax “Work From Home” Webinar Series05/13/2020

We know most of our clients and friends have seen significant changes to their daily lives. HMB's SALT team has been working around the clock to provide excellent service to our clients and we're really excited to offer a new series of "Work From Home" webinars. Please join us every Wednesday at 12:30PM Central Time. Below is a list of…

Keith H. Berk, Shelley H. Koren and Alicia A. Handy Present “Preparing for Employee COVID-19 Claims” to the YPO Chicago Gold Chapter – 5/20/2005/13/2020

As Illinois and other states begin to roll back stay-at-home orders, employers need to be prepared for employee COVID-19 claims. YPO Chicago Gold Chapter member, Keith H. Berk, will be joined by COVID-19 task force members Shelley H. Koren and Alicia A. Handy to discuss how to prepare your business to manage COVID-19 in the workplace. This YPO Chicago Gold…

Breen M. Schiller and Marilyn A. Wethekam Present a Webinar – “Virtual Resolutions” – 5/27/2005/12/2020

5/27/20 12:30PM - 1:30PM CT CPE Available While most of the country is still manning the trenches from home, this presentation will explore how to navigate both state audits and the resolution of tax controversies all while working from home. We will identify common best practices in developing, tracking and maintaining your case budget and adjustments that may need to…

Chris T. Lutz and Jordan M. Goodman Present a Webinar – “Navigating State & Local Tax Assets in Difficult Times” – 6/10/2005/12/2020

6/10/10 12:30PM - 1:30PM CT CPE Available As economic growth slows, companies will often look to their tax departments to ensure they are on top of all cost saving measures available. Chris and Jordan will discuss state income tax net operating loss carrybacks, credits, and other available tax assets that can often be complicated or uncommon. They will also discuss…

Shelley H. Koren and Alicia A. Handy Present a Webinar – “Preparing for Employee COVID-19 Claims” – 5/14/2005/01/2020

As Illinois and other states begin to rollback stay-at-home orders, employers need to be prepared for employee COVID-19 claims. Please join us for a 45 minute discussion on how to prepare your business to manage COVID-19 in the workplace. The discussion will include guidance on: What to do when an employee notifies you that they have COVID-19 What to do…

Chris T. Lutz and Samantha K. Breslow Present a Webinar – “State Taxation of Digital Goods and Services in 2020” – 5/20/2004/21/2020

5/20/20 12:30PM CST CPE Pending Recent state cases like Ex Parte Russell County Community Hospital and Citrix Systems are just the tip of the iceberg as states audit taxpayers in a digital economy. Chris and Samantha will provide an update on recent cases and legislation in this area and, more importantly, will describe their experiences with taxpayers as they attempt…

Breen M. Schiller and Chris T. Lutz Present a Webinar – “Apportion of Our Thoughts: Where are we and Where are we Going in Apportionment of State Income?” – 5/13/2004/21/2020

5/13/20 12:30PM CST CPE Pending States continue to transition to market based sourcing and combined reporting. Notwithstanding that trend, uniformity among the states remains elusive. We will delve into recent state legislation, regulatory changes, and cases that are shaping the frontier of apportionment of state income. Breen and Chris will present this webinar via Zoom. Register for the event here.…

Jordan M. Goodman and Marilyn A. Wethekam Present a Webinar – “Coast to Coast State & Local Tax Cases” – 5/6/2004/21/2020

5/6/2020 12:30PM CST CPE Pending Despite the closing of state courts around the country, SALT keeps moving forward. This presentation will get you caught up with what is happening in state courts from coast to coast. Jordan and Marilyn will present this webinar via Zoom. Register for the event here. We know most of our clients and friends have seen…

David A. Hughes and Samantha K. Breslow Present a Webinar – “Internet Tax Freedom Act: Protector from the Taxman?” – 4/29/2004/20/2020

4/29/2020 12:30PM CST CPE Pending The intent of the Internet Tax Freedom Act was to protect electronic commerce from the taxman, but has it succeeded? This webinar will focus on recent pending cases (Labell v. City of Chicago and Apple, Inc. v. City of Chicago) involving ITFA claims and proposed legislation (Digital Advertising Gross Revenues Tax) that potentially implicates ITFA.…

Aaron L. Hammer, Sean D. Auton, Bill Katris and Matthew R. Barrett Present a Webinar “Contract Rights and Insurance Claims Under COVID-19” to the Young Presidents’ Organization – 4/8/202003/30/2020

4/8/2020 12:00pm CST Sean D. Auton, Aaron L. Hammer, Bill Katris and Matthew R. Barrett will discuss COVID-19 and its impact on Contract Rights and Insurance Claims. This webinar for the Chicagoland Chapter of the Young Presidents' Organization will address questions such as: Contract Rights under COVID-19 I can’t perform under my contract or leases - what remedies do I…

Chris T. Lutz Presents a Webinar “The State of Combined Reporting” to the D.C. Bar – 4/7/2003/30/2020

***THIS WEBINAR IS REPLACING THE EVENT ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 10*** 4/7/20 12:15PM Eastern Standard Time In this webinar, Chris will discuss Maryland's perennial attempts to adopt mandatory unitary combined reporting ("MUCR") as well as other proposed state legislation such as Pennsylvania's MUCR proposal and New Hampshire's proposed worldwide combined reporting bill. Chris will also address the nuances of…

Marilyn A. Wethekam Presents “Everything That Is Old Is New Again” at the COST Income Tax Conference – 4/28/2003/19/2020

****Due to the COVID-19 virus, this event has been cancelled. HMB will update this page once a new date, location, or other important piece of information has been shared by the event organizers.**** 4/28/20 New Orleans, LA In this session, Marilyn will focus on older corporate income tax concepts such as factor representation and dividend received deductions that have resurfaced…

David Ruskin presents “The Business of Marijuana in Illinois” at The Seminar Group – 4/16/20-4/17/2003/19/2020

****Due to the COVID-19 virus, this event has been cancelled. HMB will update this page once a new date, location, or other important piece of information has been shared by the event organizers.**** 4/16/20-4/17/20 Chicago, IL David Ruskin, with other practitioners and policymakers, will discuss topics directly related to Illinois' Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act. The seminar will cover: A…

Jordan M. Goodman participates in a Mock Trial at the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization – 3/31/2003/04/2020

****Due to the COVID-19 virus, this event has been cancelled. HMB will update this page once a new date, location, or other important piece of information has been shared by the event organizers.**** 3/31/20 JW Marriott Starr Pass Tuscon, AZ Jordan will participate in a mock trail as the attorney for a business that is being audited in an unclaimed…

Jordan M. Goodman Presents “The Annual Big Easy Brawl: Top State Tax Cases & Trends in 2020” at the ABA/IPT Advanced Tax Seminar – 3/17/2003/03/2020

3/17/20 Royal Sonesta New Orleans New Orleans, LA The Annual "Big Easy Brawl" is back! Jordan, with Professor Rick Pomp, will bring years of experience to share insights and discuss divergent positions to complicated SALT controversies. This session will be a test of ideas and perspectives on current and trending SALT issues and policies. Register for the event here. Read…

Jordan M. Goodman Discusses Various Topics with The Unique CPA podcast03/03/2020

Jordan was invited to speak on The Unique CPA podcast at Twin Flames Studios. During the podcast, Jordan discusses various topics including: What it is like practicing international tax yet all statutes are in English Wonderful opportunities for lawyers to argue about constitutional issues The ability to help clients on a national basis Listen to the podcast here.  Read more…

Fred O. Marcus and David A. Hughes Present Various Topics at TEI Regional Conferences – 3/18/20 and 4/23/2002/26/2020

****Due to the COVID-19 virus, this event has been cancelled. HMB will update this page once a new date, location, or other important piece of information has been shared by the event organizers.**** Fred O. Marcus and David A. Hughes will present various topics at two upcoming TEI Regional Conferences. 3/18/2020 Buffalo, NY Fred and David will present an update…

David A. Hughes and Chris T. Lutz Present “What to Do with Public Law 86-272” at the ABA/IPT Advanced Income Tax Seminar – 3/16/2002/26/2020

3/16/20 New Orleans, LA Public Law 86-272 is now 60 years old. While P.L. 86-272 made sense in the pre-internet, manufacturing oriented economy of 1958, many commentators have called into question the law's continuing relevance in a digital and services based world. David and Chris will explore what P.L. 86-272 means in 2020 and how states, taxpayers and Congress will…

Rick S. Rein Presents “Litigation Finance: A Conversation about the Basics and Latest Complexities” at HMB’s Office – 3/3/2002/26/2020

3/3/2020 HMB's Office 500 W Madison Suite 3700 Chicago, IL Rick will discuss, with other industry panelists, the following emerging topics in litigation finance: The best candidates for litigation finance Litigation funding in bankruptcy How a party secures financing How attorneys and claimholders can engage with funders The latest developments in litigation finance in 2020 This seminar is hosted at…

David A. Hughes and Samantha K. Breslow Moderate Various Topics at the Chicago Tax Club – 2/25/2002/25/2020

2/25/20 Chicago, IL David A. Hughes moderated "Staying Close to Home: An Update on Recent Illinois, Chicago and Cook County Developments". 2019 was a busy year at both the state and local level in Illinois. During this session, the presenters will review several pieces of significant new legislation including new rules for sales and use tax collection by remote sellers…

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