Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry announces it will host the 33rd Annual Tax and Business Planning Seminar at the Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta on Thursday, November 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Chamberlain Hrdlicka shareholder David D. Aughtry will address judicial highlights during the lunch program with his presentation “To Be Forewarned Is to Be Forearmed,” highlighting strained attacks on small captives, conservation easements, penalties and procedural rules that occurred this year. Complete details and registration are available here.
Attendees will also gain valuable knowledge from members of Chamberlain Hrdlicka’s nationally recognized tax, labor and employment, corporate, and employee benefits practices. Afternoon workshops include a choice of six trending tax and business planning topics, including the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and the new regulations, sophisticated estate planning, when outside activities affect the workplace, what every family business and family office needs to know, data privacy concerns for accountants and top employee benefit issues for CPAs. Workshops will be led by shareholders Scott Augustine, John Hackney, Peter Hall, J. Scot Kirkpatrick and Joshua Sutin, senior counsel Steven Wyatt, senior associate Erica Opitz, and associates Stephen Heymann, Joan McCallum, Patrick McCann and Christopher Steele. CLE credit has been requested for attorneys and six hours of CPE credit recommended for Georgia CPAs.
Chamberlain Hrdlicka has more than 650 years of combined experience in tax and business planning. The tax practice is a core strength of the firm, with more than one-third of its lawyers either practicing primarily or having a strong background in tax law. Many of the attorneys are board certified in tax law and have worked with the IRS or the Department of Justice Tax Division. The firm represents a wide range of public companies, privately held businesses, partnerships and joint ventures, individuals, estates and tax-exempt organizations in a broad range of business advisory, transactional and litigation matters.
The nationally recognized lawyers with Chamberlain Hrdlicka include many who have served as judges, adjunct professors of law, distinguished legal writers and lecturers. Aughtry’s practice focuses on civil and criminal tax litigation. He is recognized as a national authority in tax litigation by Chambers USA and the Legal 500 Litigation Guide. Aughtry previously served as president and chairman of the Southern Federal Texas Institute and is currently on the board of trustees.
11:00 a.m. - Registration
11:30 a.m. – 12:35 p.m. - Complimentary Lunch and Luncheon Presentation
12:45 – 5:30 p.m. - Workshops
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. - Reception
About Chamberlain Hrdlicka
Chamberlain Hrdlicka is a diversified business law firm with offices in Atlanta, Houston, Philadelphia and San Antonio. The firm represents both public and private companies, as well as individuals and family-owned businesses across the nation. The firm offers counsel in tax planning and tax controversy, corporate, securities and finance, employment law and employee benefits, energy law, estate planning and administration, intellectual property, international and immigration law, commercial and business litigation, real estate and construction law.