Internal Revenue Bulletin:  2005-45 

November 7, 2005 

Announcement 2005-81

IRS and The George Washington University Law School To Sponsor Institute on International Tax Issues


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The Internal Revenue Service announces the Eighteenth Annual Institute on Current Issues in International Taxation, jointly sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service and The George Washington University Law School, to be held on December 8 and 9, 2005, at the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Washington, DC. Registration is currently underway for the Institute, which is intended for international tax professionals.

The program will present a unique opportunity for top IRS and Treasury officials and tax experts, and leading private sector specialists, to address breaking issues and present key perspectives on new developments. The first day will feature sessions on the following:

  • Current Competent Authority Issues;

  • Intellectual Priority Issues;

  • Foreign Tax Credits;

  • Financially Troubled International Ventures;

  • Dual Consolidated Losses/Arbitrage Issues; and

  • Updates on Outbound Issues.

The Honorable Donald L. Korb, Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, will deliver the luncheon address.

The second day will focus on the following topics:

  • Latest IRS Transfer Pricing Guidance;

  • Real world Advice on Transfer Pricing;

  • Updates on Inbound Issues; and

  • Circular 230/Tax Shelter/Ethics.

The second day will also include an “Ask the IRS” panel featuring senior officials from the Service.

Those interested in attending or obtaining more information should contact The George Washington University Law School, at http://www.law.gwu.edu/ciit.


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