28th Annual Ohio Tax Conference

January 29 - 30, 2019
Hyatt Regency Columbus 350 North High Street, Columbus (downtown) 
Columbus, OH 43215 

Join the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, Institute for Professionals in Taxation, Manufacturers' Education Council, and the other sponsoring organizations and sponsor the nation's largest business tax conference.    For priceless sponsorship opportunities including complimentary exhibit space & advanced lists of conference attendees in a searchable excel file,  click here for the remaining few sponsorship opportunities available.   2019 sponsors already confirmed include: McDonald Hopkins, Zaino Hall & Farrin,  Plante Moran, Ryan, Baker Hostetler, Bingham Greenebaum Doll, GBQ Partners, Morrison & Foerster, Deloitte Tax, DuCharme, McMillen & Associates, Grant Thornton, MCM, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, True Partners Consulting/Bailey Cavalieri, McDermott Will & Emery, Reed Smith, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Schneider Downs, Taft, Stettinius & Hollister & Honigman Miller Schwartz & Cohn.  

Call for Presentations and Complete Agenda: The conference organizers have issued a call for speakers with abstracts due by Friday, September 7, 2018. To submit an abstract/application to speak, please use the convenient online form above and in the right-hand column. 

A complete agenda, with speakers, topics and times in a PDF format will be posted by Monday, November 12, 2018.   

Fee includes expert instruction for professional education credits/CEUs, a comprehensive flash drive of all the sessions' presentations, outlines and other resource materials, two luncheons, two breakfasts, two afternoon refreshment breaks and a reception. 

$745 per person. Significant Savings for Organizations Sending Multiple Attendees: For 3 to 5 persons from one organization: $670 per person (a 10% savings). For 6 or more persons from one organization: $595 per person (a 20% savings).

Professional Education Credits/CEUs. This conference has been approved or approval pending by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 14.00 total CLE hours with 2.00 hours of attorney professional conduct instruction (ethics).   Additionally, the conference has been approved or approval for 16.5 hours of CPE (including optional 2 hour ethics) credit toward re-certification through the Accountancy Board of Ohio for attending this conference as the MEC is a registered CPE sponsor through the Accountancy Board of Ohio.

Overnight Lodging for the Largest Business Tax Conference in the Nation: Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 North High Street, Columbus, has a block of rooms for overnight lodging for the evening (s) of January 28 and/or January 30. To make your reservations, please either use this convenient online link to the Hyatt for reservations or call the Hyatt at 1.888.421.1442 or locally at 614.463.1234 & mention the Tax Conference to receive the $169 (single, double, or triple occupancy) rate before the block of rooms expires on Thursday, January 3rd.   

ABA-IPT Advanced Tax Seminars

Advanced Income Tax Seminar ** March 11-12, 2019 
Advanced Sales/Use Tax Seminar ** March 12-13, 2019 
Advanced Property Tax Seminar ** March 14-15, 2019 
Ritz Carlton Hotel
New Orleans, LA

The ABA Section of Taxation and the Institute for Professionals in Taxation® again present this popular opportunity for CLE and CPE. The ABA/IPT Advanced Income Tax, Sales/Use Tax and Property Tax Seminars are designed for attorneys, accountants, tax directors, state and local tax managers, government tax officials, appraisers, property tax managers, commercial and industrial property managers, and others interested in state and local income, sales, use, and ad valorem taxation. Over the course of five days comprising three one and one-half day seminars, a distinguished and multidisciplinary group of speakers, including appraisers, government and private sector tax officials, tax managers, and state and local tax attorneys, will lead you in the practical examination of current state and local tax issues facing different businesses and industries. The program devotes substantial time to current issues in the field and practical solutions to recurring difficulties in handling and winning a state and local tax appeal.

2018 ABA-IPT Advanced Tax Seminars Brochure

All registration information, questions and payment goes through the ABA.