Tax Attorneys to be Featured at Lay of the Land Conference in Orlando

Please join us at the 2018 Saunders Real Estate “Lay of the Land Conference” on April 5 – 6, 2018 at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate. Dean Mead is proud to sponsor the conference again this year. See all the details below.  Registration is now open at

Attorneys Michael Minton, Charlie Egerton and Brad Gould will offer a breakout session on the tax implications of the U.S. tax reform legislation – Thursday, April 5th from 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Here’s a brief description of what you can expect:

Sweeping Changes You Need to Know About the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Highlights of the presentation include:

  • Background information on how and why the Act was enacted;
  • Changes affecting real estate investments and businesses, with additional discussion of the impact on pass-through entities, Section 1031 – like kind exchanges and choice of entity for real estate investments; and
  • Emphasis on the impact of certain changes on Agri-Business and Environmental Restoration efforts.

Candidate Summit Luncheon

The Candidate Summit is a special event held this year before the Lay of the Land Conference. Candidates for Florida Governor and Florida Agriculture Commissioner will speak individually on topics related to Florida land and agriculture. This event is sponsored by Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate along with agriculture and business organizations across Florida.

Thursday, April 5, 2018 

11:00 a.m. Registrant Check In
11:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. Candidate Summit Luncheon


Gubernatorial Candidates:
Ron Desantis, Gwen Graham (invited), Philip Levine (invited), and Adam Putnam


Agriculture Commissioner Candidates:
Matt Caldwell, Sen. Denise Grimsley, and Baxter Troutman