How Taxes Matter: The Globalization of Tax Policy and Implications for US Economic Growth and Investment

The 16th Annual Tax Policy & Practice Symposium
February 12 - 13, 2015
The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC
Program Managers: PwC

At the 2015 Symposium, TCPI is pleased to offer a new method of delivering meeting materials to all attendees. With a generous assistance from the 2015 TCPI Symposium Program Manager PwC, all meeting documents of the Symposium will be accessed through a mobile event application called SpotMe (further information can be found at

We strongly encourage all attendees to bring their own tablet (iOS or Android) to the Symposium to access the app. If you need to borrow a tablet, please contact Debbie Siu at after you have registered for the Symposium.

Program Description

In an evolving global environment, governments are reevaluating tax policies and tax administration to generate revenue while promoting economic growth and job creation. To make informed business investment decisions, tax professionals must understand tax policy and enforcement trends around the globe.

This year's TCPI Symposium will:
- Evaluate the role of tax policy in driving global economic growth
- Provide practical insight into the OECD and G20's BEPS efforts
- Consider business priorities and tax strategies for operating in the ever-changing legislative and regulatory environment

Join tax leaders from the business community, government, and academia to discuss important tax issues facing companies today.

Location and Accommodation Details

The symposium will be held at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel - 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC. A limited number of rooms have been reserved at a rate of $340 per night and are available under the group name Tax Council Policy Institute: 16th Annual Symposium.  To obtain rooms at the group rate, please call the hotel directly at (800) 241-3333 or (202) 835-0500 as soon as possible, but no later than Monday, January 19, 2015.  After that date, room availability and pricing cannot be guaranteed. 

For hotel's amenity information, please visit

Continuing Education

CPE: 10.2
CLE: Please note that CLE credits will be applied from each state that is requested AFTER the end of the conference
The Tax Council Policy Institute 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 submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: