Steve Looney to Speak at the NYU 76th Tax Institute

Steve Looney, Chair of Dean Mead’s Corporate and Tax Department, will be among the guest speakers at the NYU 76th Institute on Federal Taxation. A description of his presentation topic is provided below.

October 26th


This presentation explores the various factors involved in advising clients on choice of entity decisions, including conversions of tax status and their tax impacts to the entity as well as the owners. The speakers compare the taxation and related tax attributes, including ownership attributes, attributable to C or regular corporations, S corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and general partners. Owner eligibility requirements and other special rules under Subchapter S are highlighted. The discussion further addresses the use of single member and hybrid entities in domestic and international tax planning.

Jerald David August, Esq., Partner, Kostelanetz & Fink, New York, NY

Stephen R. Looney, Esq., Shareholder, Dean, Mead, Egerton, Bloodworth, Capouano & Bozarth, PA, Orlando, FL

Event Details:

October 22 – 27, 2017

Grand Hyatt New York

The Institute on Federal Taxation (IFT) is designed for the practitioner who must frequently anticipate and handle federal tax matters. Nationally recognized experts guide attendees through in-depth general sessions and panel discussions that cover the most advanced tax issues. They offer participants a clear understanding of the key issues affecting their clients or business and present planning ideas that can immediately be used in practice. Just as important, the Institute provides the perfect setting in which to meet practitioners from around the country. It’s an opportunity to share ideas, exchange views, learn what others are doing, and obtain credit for continuing education.

Registration: 76th Institute on Federal Taxation Brochure

Many discounts available including a 20% Team Full-Week Discount for 2 or more individuals from the same firm and a 15% Full-Week Discount for Small Firms, Solo Practitioners, Nonprofits, Full-Time Government Officials & Full-Time University Professors. There’s also a special Corporate Group Rate for five or more attendees.

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