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The MSBA's Tax Section Presents


"The Taxman's Lawyer"

IRS Chief Counsel is the sole representative of the agency in U.S. Tax Court, where most federal tax cases are tried. Associate Area Counsel (SBSE) John Schmittdiel will offer his views as to current issues and challenges facing IRS Chief Counsel and will highlight recent court decisions, current Tax Court practice, and new procedural and administrative developments.


John Schmittdiel , Associate Area Counsel (SBSE), IRS

1 hour of Standard CLE credit applied for (event code: 160787 )



Date:   Thursday, October 20, 2011
Time:    3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location:   MSBA Offices
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380 Minneapolis, MN 55402 

The Section Council meets at 2:30 p.m., prior to the CLE.


Section Members:  Free
MSBA Members (But Not Tax Section Members):  $10.00
Law Students:  Free
Non-MSBA Members:  $15.00
Join the Section: $25.00

Participation by web and audio is available.  Please indicate this option when registering or contact Kim Basting at

Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed. Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Elyse Farnsworth, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336