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U.S. Representative Mike Simpson to address Idaho State Tax Institute

Posted November 2, 2010

The 52nd conference of the Idaho State Tax Institute will be held Nov. 4-5 in the Amethyst Room of the Holiday Inn at 1399 Bench Rd. in Pocatello and features the address "The Election and Tax Reform" by U.S. Representative Mike Simpson at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 4.

The event is sponsored by the Idaho State University College of Business, the Idaho State Bar Section of Taxation, Probate and Trust Law and the Idaho State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

More than 80 accountants and attorneys from throughout Idaho are expected to attend. Program sessions begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 4.

Other Thursday sessions include "Economic Bedlam; When will it Stop?",  "Division of the Marital Community in Idaho," "1031 Exchanges with Commercial Real Estate," "Mastering Electronic Tax Court Procedures" and "The Tax Implications of ObamaCare."

The Friday, Nov. 5, sessions run from 8 a.m. to 3:30. Those sessions include "Recent Federal Tax Developments: Statutes, Cases, Regulations\Rulings of Note," "Legacy Planning," "Idaho Trust and Estate Update" and "Ethics and the Marginally Competent Client."

Registration fees are $200 before Oct. 29 and $225 after that date. Registrations will be accepted on-site after the conference begins.

More information on the conference is available at www.isu.edu/cob or by calling Beverly Shappart at (208) 282-3031. Registration forms are available at http://cob.isu.edu/taxinstitute.

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