Trying Times: Conservation Easements and Federal Tax Law
A Special Installment of the Gaining Ground Seminar Series
Friday, May 3, 2019
8am-Noon PST/9:00am-1pm MST/10:00am-2:00pm CST/11:00am-3:00pm EST
Interested in hearing from the IRS and national experts about recent court cases, IRS guidance, and DOJ actions involving conservation easements? This program will address the most salient federal tax law issues impacting conservation easement transactions today. Attend in person or tune in online. Both in-person and online attendees will have the opportunity to pose questions to the IRS representative and other expert panelists. This program will benefit land trusts, government agencies, landowners, attorneys, judges, appraisers, CPAs, academics, and anyone else with an interest in conservation easements.
Karin Gross, Special Counsel, IRS Office of Chief Counsel, Washington D.C.
Stephen J. Small, Esq., Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C., Newton, Massachusetts
Mark Weston, Appraiser, AQB Certified USPAP Instructor, and Director, Division of Conservation, Colorado Dept. of Regulatory Agencies
Nancy A. McLaughlin, Robert W. Swenson Professor of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Wendy Fisher, Executive Director, Utah Open Lands
$100 Attorneys, Appraisers, CPAs
$30 Nonprofit, Government, Academic, Landowner, General Public
$10 Students with ID
3.5 hours Utah CLE (pending). Utah online attendees will need to apply for self-study CLE credits. For CLE in other states, or for continuing education credits from other professional associations, attendees should apply directly to the associations.
This program is a special installment of Utah Open Lands’ Gaining Ground Seminars, in partnership with University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.
Sponsored by the Cultural Vision Fund and in cooperation with the Wallace Stegner Center.
For questions about this event contact Kris (801) 585-3440.