The 8th Annual NYU Tax Controversy Forum

On June 24, 2016, Industry professionals gathered for the 8th Annual NYU Tax Controversy Forum at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in Manhattan.

Who Attended:
Accountants, attorneys, in-house practitioners and tax professionals at all levels who prepare for or handle audits, appeals or tax litigation, as well as those involved in planning and transactional work who could benefit from a better understanding of the implications of their work for audit defense.

Keynote Address By:
William J. Wilkins, Esq.
Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service; Assistant General Counsel, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC

Other Government Speakers Included:
Caroline D. Ciraolo
Acting Assistant Attorney General, Tax Division, Department of Justice

Nina E. Olson
National Taxpayer Advocate, Internal Revenue Service

Richard Weber
Chief of the Criminal Investigation Division, Internal Revenue Service

Conference Co-Chairs:
Bryan C. Skarlatos, Esq.
Partner, Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP, New York, NY

Drita Tonuzi, Associate Chief Counsel
Procedure and Administration, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC