State Bar of Georgia

Georgia Department of Revenue/Tax Bar Liaison Committee Meeting - Fall 2017


December 07, 2017

12:45am - 3:30pm

1800 Century Blvd.
Atlanta, GA 30345

Georgia Department of Revenue/Tax Bar Liaison Committee Meeting - Fall 2017

Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 –12:45 p.m.

State Bar of Georgia –Taxation Law Section
Atlanta Bar Association –Taxation Law Section

**New Location**

Georgia Department of Revenue Headquarters
1800 Century Blvd.
Atlanta, Georgia 30345

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Frank O'Connell, General Counsel, Georgia Department of Revenue and Director, Office of Legal Affairs and Tax Policy

Mace E. Gunter (State Bar of Georgia), Delta Air Lines

Richard C. Litwin (Atlanta Bar Association), The Litwin Law Firm, P.C.

12:45 a.m. –1 p.m. – Registration/Snack 

1 –1:05 p.m. –Welcome by Commissioner Riley and Moderators 

1:05 –1:55 p.m. –Update from Office of Legal Affairs &Tax Policy (including new legislation, letter rulings and policy bulletins) 
Income Tax –John Foster, Policy Manager, 
Income Tax Sales Tax –Mitchell Robins, Policy Manager, Sales and Use Tax 

1:55 –2:10 p.m. BREAK 

2:10 –2:40 p.m. –Court Decisions of Significance - Alex Sponseller,. –Sr. Asst. Attorney General, State Law Department 

2:40 –2:50 p.m. –Significant Issues for 2018 Legislative Session - Commissioner Riley 

2:50 –3:20 p.m. –Implementation of House Bill 337 –State Tax Execution Modernization Act - Brian Walker, Director, Legislative Affairs 

3:20 –3:30 p.m. –Collections Issues - Merrill Jacobson, Compliance Division 

3:30 p.m. –Adjourn (if no questions, then we adjourn earlier)



Mary Jo Sullivan  

Derrick Stanley  





Taxation Law Sections of the State Bar and Atlanta Bar Association

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