Richard Call will be presenting on the topic of "Multistate Manufacturing: Opportunities and Obstacles". This session will address various states’ treatment of manufacturers, primarily from a corporate income tax perspective, but also for purposes of sales and use taxes, property taxes and incentives. It will highlight opportunities and obstacles, including various credits and incentives available to manufacturers. Additionally, it will address implicit provisions that benefit or burden manufacturers such as the wide range of sourcing rules applicable to sales of tangible personal property.
Alysse McLoughlin will be presenting on the topic of “Financial Services Hot Topics". This session brings together an industry professional and tax advisers to discuss new and developing issues of particular import to the financial services industry. Topics for the session were solicited from COST Financial Services Task Force members. Sharing of experiences and ideas by attendees is encouraged.