35th Institute on State and Local Taxation

Summary

                                             GENERAL INFORMATION

CONFERENCE FEE AND DISCOUNTS: The conference fee of $1,320 includes tuition, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunch on day one, the reception on day one, and one set of course materials on a USB flash drive. Register by November 11, 2016, and receive a 15% Early-Bird Discount ($1,122). Full-time government officials and full-time university professors will receive a 30% discount ($924) if identification is submitted with the registration coupon. If two or more individuals from the same firm register at the same time, each person will qualify for the 20% Team Discount ($1,056 each). Note: Promotion and discount codes, as well as team discounts, must be applied at the time of registration.  Discounts cannot be combined or applied retroactively to existing registrations.

You may register online, by mail, or on-site at the conference. We can only accept credit card payments to through the online portal. We do not accept faxed registrations or wire transfers as a form of payment. Full and partial waivers of the conference fee based on financial need are available as well. To request an application, please call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail your request to sps.tax@nyu.edu. To register online for the 20% Team Discount, please call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu for a special discount code. To qualify: Team must be from the same firm and register together. Each team member must register. To register online for the 30% full-time government official/full-time university professor discount, please call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu for a special discount code. To qualify: Proof of employment will be required.

To register by mail, complete the registration form (Download the Registration Form in PDF format beginning in mid-September) and return it with a check or money order made payable to New York University. All registrations sent by mail must be received by 12 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 (Eastern Standard Time).

To register on-site, you may pay with check, money order, or credit card. To pay by credit card, all walk-ins will be required to self-register at available kiosks. For faster service, conference attendees should plan to register in advance online at sps.nyu.edu/salt To register on-site, visit the NYU School of Professional Studies Registration Desk at the Grand Hyatt beginning at 8 a.m. on Thursday, December 8, 2016.

PRESS BADGES If your publication plans to cover the NYU School of Professional Studies 35th Institute on State and Local Taxation, please e-mail coverage strategy and press credentials to sps.press@nyu.edu.

ELECTRONIC CONFIRMATION An automated e-mail confirmation will be sent to the e-mail address provided to the NYU School of Professional Studies at the time of registration. Please use an individual e-mail address for each registrant. If a confirmation is not received within two days of online registration submission (allow one-two weeks for registrations sent by mail), please e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu to request a duplicate copy.

CANCELLATION AND SUBSTITUTION POLICY A written request for cancellation must e-mailed to sps.tax@nyu.edu to the attention of: Conference Administration. Requests received by November 23, 2016, will receive a 100% tuition refund less a $200 cancellation fee. Due to financial obligations incurred by the NYU School of Professional Studies, there are no refunds available after November 23, 2016. We are not able to arrange cancellation exceptions or to accept on-site cancellations. If you cannot attend but would like to send someone in your place, please send written notification by e-mail to sps.tax@nyu.edu no later than December 6, 2016.

SPECIAL NEEDS Any participant who has special needs (physical or dietary) is encouraged to e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu or to call the NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs at (212) 992-3320 at least two weeks prior to the conference start date to indicate their particular requirement.

CONFERENCE LOCATION AND ACCOMMODATIONS The Grand Hyatt New York hotel is conveniently located in midtown Manhattan on Park Avenue at Grand Central Terminal. It is a short walk to nearby Broadway theaters, Fifth Avenue shopping, the Empire State Building, Times Square, and major museums. To provide a quality Institute at the best possible cost NYU has negotiated special room rates and has committed to a block of rooms at the Grand Hyatt New York. We ask you to support NYU by reserving your sleeping accommodations within the room block. Your support allows us to keep our registration fees reasonable. Single or double occupancy rooms are available at the Grand Hyatt at the NYU group rate of $369. The Grand Hyatt New York has a limited number of rooms with two double beds. If you require a double room, please make your reservation as soon as possible. To make your reservation, call (800) 421-1442 and identify yourself as attending the NYU tax conference. New York City is one of the most popular destinations for holiday travel. We urge you to make your hotel and travel plans early to avoid disappointment. Hotel rooms can sell out prior to the cut-off date. These rooms will be held as a block, unless exhausted, until November 14, 2016, at which time they will be released to the general public.

CONFERENCE MATERIALS A set of course materials is provided to each registrant. Included in the conference fee, registrants will receive a USB flash drive at the time of check-in containing the course materials. In addition, registrants will receive an e-mail from the NYU School of Professional Studies approximately 2-3 days before the Institute containing a link and special password in order to access and to download and/or print the course materials. Free W-Fi will also be available to for attendees at the Institute. Bound hardcopies of the course materials will be available only upon advance request at an additional fee of $200. If you wish to have a printed set of materials available at the NYU School of Professional Studies Registration Desk, please indicate this when registering and submit the additional fee of $200. Printers will not be available at the conference. Please note that materials not provided to NYU in advance may be available in hard copy on-site and/or may be e-mailed to registrants after the Institute upon request. However, last minute materials will not be on the USB flash drive. If you are unable to attend the Institute but would like to receive a copy of the course materials on a USB flash drive, please Click Here to use a credit card to purchase the materials online or you may send your request to: NYU School of Professional Studies, 35th Institute on State and Local Taxation Course Materials Order, 11 West 42nd Street, Suite 400A, New York, NY 10036, or call (212) 992-3320; or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu to reserve your copy. 

CONFERENCE CHECK-IN AND COURSE MATERIALS PICK-UP The NYU School of Professional Studies 35th Institute on State and Local Taxation Registration Desk will open, and materials will be available beginning at 8 a.m. on Thursday, December 8, 2016. Proper photo identification is required for badge retrieval. One set of conference materials on a USB flash drive per paid registrant is provided at time of badging. Badges must be displayed in all public spaces throughout the conference.

NYU SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES PUBLICATION Matthew Bender & Co., Inc., a member of the LexisNexis Group, will publish the proceedings of the Institute. The proceedings of the 2015 Institute on State and Local Taxation are now available. For further information, please direct inquiries to Matthew Bender & Co., Inc. by phone at (937) 610-5157 or by e-mail at david.t.soborski@lexisnexis.com.

LUNCHEON ADDRESS: We're Past the Elections: What Do They Mean for State and Local Taxes? Please be our guest on Thursday, December 8th, as Harley Duncan, Managing Director at KPMG, presents "We're Past the Elections: What Do They Mean for State and Local Taxes?" Lunch is included in the conference fee. However, you must confirm your attendance at the lunch when registering in order to receive a meal ticket. Registrants who do not RSVP to attend the lunch cannot be guaranteed a seat and will be seated subject to availability.

AWARD CEREMONY
The NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) is pleased to present the NYU School Professional Studies Paul H. Frankel annual award for Outstanding Achievement in State and Local Taxation. New York University selected Timothy J. McCormally, Esq. of KPMG, as this year’s recipient, in recognition of his unparalleled contributions in all areas of state and local taxation. The award will be presented during the luncheon on Thursday, December 8, and the celebration will continue during the reception.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
The NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS) is a recognized leader in professional continuing education. The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. This conference meets the educational requirements of many organizations and agencies with mandatory CLE/CPE filing requirements. We urge you to contact our office at (212) 992-3320 or at sps.tax@nyu.edu at least 30 days prior to the conference start date to ensure the availability of credit for a specific MCLE state, as we cannot guarantee that credit will be applied for in all cases.

ESTIMATED CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
13.75 based on a 60-minute hour, including 1.0 ethics credit
16.5 based on a 50-minute hour, including 1.0 ethics credit

Except where indicated, CLE credits are in the categories of professional practice/practice management. CLE boards define a credit hour as either 60 minutes or 50 minutes. Recommended CPE credits are in the following New York State subject area: Taxation. NASBA Fields of Study: Taxes; Regulatory Ethics. In accordance with the Standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are based on a 50-minute hour. Please note that not all state boards accept half credits.

NASBA
The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org. Delivery Method: Group-Live. Program Level: Overview. NASBA Fields of Study: Taxes; Regulatory Ethics. Prerequisite: No prerequisite. Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation required.

New York and Texas require sponsors to individually register with their states as continuing professional education sponsors; the NYU School of Professional Studies is a registered sponsor in the State of New York (Sponsor ID# 000493) and the State of Texas (Sponsor ID # 000439).

A certificate of attendance is given to each registrant and validated upon completion of the program. For questions concerning credit hours or approvals, please call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu

Click Here to Download the 35th Institute on State and Local Taxation Official Brochure

Click Here to Download the 35th Institute on State and Local Taxation Registration Form

 


  • When

  • Thursday, December 8, 2016 - Friday, December 9, 2016
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Eastern Time

  • Where

  • The Grand Hyatt New York
    Park Avenue at Grand Central Station
    New York, New York 10017
    (800) 233-1234

Additional Information

For further information regarding administrative policies, such as complaints and refunds, or if you need help registering, please call our conference administrators at (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu.


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