2012 Bloethe Tax School

Wednesday, December 05, 2012 - Friday, December 07, 2012

Sponsored by the ISBA Tax Section and Tax School Committee

To register online, follow the link at the right of this page.

73rd Annual Bloethe Tax School
December 5 - December 7, 2012
Downtown Des Moines Marriott, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309

For a printable registration form, please click here

SCHEDULE - WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5
8:00 - Registration booth opens
12:45 - 1:30 - Tax Update - Speaker: Prof. Neil Harl, Iowa State University
1:30 - 2:00 - View From the Iowa Department of Revenue - Speaker: Jim McNulty, Iowa Department of Revenue
2:00 - 2:30 - International Tax Law for the Iowa Lawyer - Speaker: Christopher James, Davis Brown Law Firm
2:30 - 3:30 - Tax Manual - Speakers: Dave Bibler, Buchanan, Bibler, Buchanan & Gabor and Lee Wilmarth Anderson, Wilmarth, Van Der Maaten & Belay
3:30 - 3:45 - Break
3:45 - 5:30 - Tax Manual (cont’d) - Speakers: Dave Bibler, Buchanan, Bibler, Buchanan & Gabor and Lee Wilmarth Anderson, Wilmarth, Van Der Maaten & Belay

SCHEDULE - THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6
7:30 - Registration opens
8:00 - 8:30
- IRS Update - Speaker: Kristy Maitre, Internal Revenue Service
8:30 - 9:00 - Worker Classification - Speaker: Frank B. Harty, Nyemaster Goode, PC
9:00 - 10:00 - Forms and Examples - Speakers: James Goodman, Moore, McKibben, Goodman, Lorenz LLP and Maureen Kenney, Bradley & Riley PC
10:00 - 10:15 - Break
10:15 - 11:15 - Forms and Examples (cont’d) - Speakers: James Goodman, Moore, McKibben, Goodman, Lorenz and Maureen Kenney, Bradley & Riley PC
11:15 - 11:35 - IATEC Panel to Discuss Post-2014 Affordable Healthcare Act Individual Tax Topics - Speakers: Frank Comito, Neu, Minnich, Comito & Neu PC and J. Michael Deege, Wilson Deege Dollar Despotovich & Riemenschneider
11:35 - 12:05 - IRS Collection Issues - Speaker: Tamara A. Borland, Iowa Legal Aid
12:05 - 1:35 - Lunch
1:35 - 2:25 - Estate Tax Update - Speaker: Ronni F. Begleiter, Brown, Winick, Graves, Gross, Baskerville & Schoenebaum PLC
2:25 - 3:25 - ACTEC Panel - Impact of Federal Legislative Action (or lack thereof) on 2013-2015 Tax Preparation - Panelists: C. Kevin McCrindle, Law Offices of C. Kevin McCrindle; Robert  N. Downer Meardon Sueppel & Downer; and Darrel A. Morf
3:25 - 3:40 - Break
3:40 - 4:30 - Affordable Healthcare Act for Pass Through Entities - Speaker: Joe Kristan, Roth & Company P.C.
4:30 - 5:00 - 1031 and Related Capital Gains Taxes for 2013 and Beyond - Speaker: David Brown, IPE1031

SCHEDULE - FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7
7:30 - Registration opens
8:00 - 8:35
- Section 83 Classification of Sweat Equity for Urban and Rural Tax Preparers - Speaker: Michael Thompson, Thompson & Thompson LLP
8:35 - 9:45 - Ethics - Speaker: Prof Emily Hughes, University of Iowa College of Law
9:45 - 10:00 - Break
10:00 - 10:30 - 2013 Fiduciary Tax Manual Rollout Teaser - Speaker: Brian Kane, Kane Norby & Reddick PC
10:30 - 11:00 - Probate Without Present Administration - Speaker:  Steven Hendricks, Kersten Brownlee Hendricks LLP    
11:00 - 12:00 - Blue Ribbon Panel - Panelists: James Lohman, Reimer Lohman & Reitz; John O’Connor, O’Connor & Thomas PC;and Margaret Van Houten, Davis Brown


CLE CREDIT (approved)
15.25 state CLE hours which includes 1 ethics hour and 15.25 federal hours

REGISTRATION FEE
Advanced registration fee
includes a hard copy of the 2012 Tax Manual and outlines. Registration fee does NOT include an electronic version of materials.

ISBA Members:
Admitted to practice prior to July 1, 2006 - $295
Tax Section Member admitted prior to July 1, 2006 - $275
Admitted to practice after July 1, 2006 - $225
Tax Section Member admitted after July 1, 2006 - $215

Non-ISBA Members - $385
Para-Professionals - $165
Law Students - $95

Tax School Materials Only (if you are not attending Tax School and want the materials)
Tax School Outlines only - $75
2012 Tax Manual only - $100
Full Set of Materials - $150
Electronic Version of Tax Manual - $50 
(not included in seminar registration Fee)


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