Why Taxes Matter: The Impact of Tax Policy on Strategic Business Decisions

15th Annual Tax Policy & Practice Symposium
February 19 - 20, 2014
The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC
Program Managers: Deloitte Tax LLP

Agenda

Day 1
7:15AM - 8:00AM

Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:00AM - 8:20AM

Welcome Remarks and Recognition of Symposium Mission

8:20AM - 9:00AM

Opening Keynote Address

Details
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Why Taxes Matter: The Economists’ View

Details
10:00AM - 10:15AM

Break

10:15AM - 11:15AM

Why Taxes Matter: The CFO’s view

Details
11:15AM - 12:30PM

Other Aspects of a Competitive Tax System: Balancing Base Broadening and Rate Reduction

Details
12:30PM - 1:45PM

Lunch and Pillar of Excellence Award Presentation

Details
1:45PM - 2:00PM

Break

2:00PM - 3:00PM

Other Aspects of a Competitive Tax System: The Role of Taxation in the Deployment of Financial Capital

Details
3:00PM - 4:00PM

Who Pays Tax: Achieving Greater Parity between Corporate and Flow Through Entities

Details
4:00PM - 4:30PM

Break

4:30PM - 5:30PM

Revenue Estimating: Process and Policy Implications

Details
5:30PM - 7:30PM

Networking Reception

Day 2
7:30AM - 8:00AM

Continental Breakfast

8:00AM - 8:30AM

Keynote Address

Details
8:30AM - 9:30AM

Current Issues in State and Local Tax: Capital Allocation Effects and Lessons for International Tax Reform

Details
9:30AM - 10:30AM

Cross Border Taxation: Exploring Option

Details
10:30AM - 11:00AM

Break

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Cross Border Taxation: Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Update

Details
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Why Taxes Matter: Bringing It All Together

Details
1:00PM - 1:15PM

Closing Remarks