Tax Law Section

This section provides continuing legal education to its members in the areas of state and federal taxation law. It also maintains a liaison with the Tennessee District of the Southeast Region of the IRS and the Tennessee Department of Revenue.

Chair
Stites & Harbison PLLC
401 Commerce St., Ste. 800
Nashville, TN 37219
LinkedIn: michaelgoode
(404)680-6295
Immediate Past Chair
Egerton, McAfee, Armistead &...
900 S Gay St Ste 1400
Knoxville, TN 37902-1838
(865)546-0500
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

CLE on Special Needs Trusts

A new CLE on Special Needs Trusts will be held at the Tennessee Bar Center on Nov. 16. This program will navigate you through the tax code to maximize advantages for Qualified Disability Trusts and discuss ethical considerations of using a trust to qualify for Medicaid. There are many duties and ethical considerations associated with serving as a trustee – learn about these issues in this specialized program.

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Knoxville Lawyer Named Federal Administrative Law Judge

Knoxville attorney Benjamin Burton has been selected to serve as an administrative law judge with the Social Security Administration. He will serve at the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review in St. Louis. Burton worked for the Social Security Administration prior to entering private practice and is one of only 61 Board Certified Social Security Trial Specialists nationwide.
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