Presentation: Scary Stories from the Texas Comptroller’s Office

Isreal Miller, Gray Reed
The purpose is to educate on how to defend Texas state tax audits. Isreal has a unique perspective because before joining Gray Reed, he served five years as a trial attorney for the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts where he personally handled over 1,700 cases and litigated over 850 of those cases.  During his work at the Comptroller, he gained extensive experience working with taxpayers, taxpayer representatives, auditors, and other agency personnel to resolve disputed state tax issues and claims.

Level: Basic
1.5 CPE Credits in Taxation

Presentation: Where We Are and Where We're Headed: A preview of the 87th Texas Legislature

Evan Smith, The Texas Tribune
A preview of the 87th Texas Legislature
Learning objectives: Following this presentation, the attendees will be aware of state legislative initiatives that may affect their business and taxes.

Level: Overview
1 CPE Credit in Economics
No Prerequisites or Advance Preparation Required