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Friday, February 10, 2023

Location: McKernan Auditorium at the Paul M. Hebert Law Center.

Subject Time Speaker
Welcome Professor Melissa T. Lonegrass 9:30 – 9:40
Morning Presentations
Subject Speaker Time
Sales Tax Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Options Diane L. Yetter 9:40 – 10:10
The Future of Estate Planning:
Planning for the TCJA Sunset
Professor Elizabeth R. Carter 10:10 – 10:40
The Importance of Access to
Court for Voluntary Compliance
Professor Keith T. Fogg 10:40 – 11:10
The Evolution of Louisiana Tax Reform: A Deep Dive into the History of Louisiana’s State and Local Structure Jason M. DeCuir 11:10- 11:40
Litigating Before the United States
Tax Court after COVID
Ardney J. Boland, III 11:40 – 12:10
Lunch 12:10 – 1:10
Afternoon Presentations
Subject Speaker Time
The Evolution of Criminal Tax Shelter Prosecutions Over The Last Thirty Years, How The Internet and Modern Banking Practices Have Affected The Investigation and Prosecution of These Crimes, Culminating With a Discussion of The Recent Robert Smith and Robert Brockman Cases Which Involved Over $2 Billion in Unreported Profits From a San Francisco Based Private Equity Company. Corey J. Smith 1:10 – 1:50
Views from the Tax Court
and Recent Tax Decisions
Judge Christian N. Weiler 1:50 – 2:30
Panel Q/A 2:30 – 3:20
Closing Remarks 3:20 – 3:30