Widener Law presents Delaware Tax Institute program
Public Relations - Published: November 16, 2009
The Delaware campus of Widener University School of Law will present the upcoming Delaware Tax Institute program “2010: Back to the Future or More of the Same?” on Friday, Nov. 20 in the school’s Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom.

The daylong program will begin at 8 a.m. with registration and continental breakfast. The first morning panel discussion gets underway at 8:35 a.m. Morning sessions include panels on 2009 income tax developments and recent developments in estate planning.

DelTaxInstitute289Attorney Louis S. Harrison of Harrison & Held, LLP in Chicago will give the program’s distinguished address at 11:50 a.m. Harrison, who is widely known to be a lively and engaging speaker, will give a presentation on client billing and how to ensure clients are happy with their bills by maximizing the work provided.

The afternoon will include a roundtable discussion on business transactions and breakout sessions on topics including life insurance and planning considerations for domestic partners.

The program is suitable for accountants, tax professionals, attorneys, educators, and professionals from financial institutions, including banking, insurance and retirement brokerages.

The program has been approved for 6.5 continuing legal education credits in Delaware and Pennsylvania (no ethics). Accountants who attend will also be eligible for continuing professional education, or CPE, credits.

The registration fee is $195 for those who attend for continuing education credits, and $150 for Widener Law alumni. The fee includes lunch. The program is free for students and members of the public who do not seek continuing education credits, although without lunch and conference materials.

To register, contact Constance Sweeney at 302.477.2177 or cmsweeney@widener.edu.