Silicon Valley Chapter Conference - 2017 TAX SCHOOL: BASIC & INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED

Tuesday, August 22 - Thursday, August 24, 2017

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2017 TAX SCHOOL: Basic & Intermediate / Advanced

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM (PDT)

The Biltmore Hotel and Suites Santa Clara
2151 Laurelwood Road
San Jose, CA 95054


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Silicon Valley Chapter Presents:  


Tuesday & Wednesday, August 22 & 23, 2017


Registration: 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Program: 9:00 am – 5:00pm (2 Days)

Lunch: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Cocktail Reception:  5:00 pm / Tuesday, August 22

The Biltmore Hotel and Suites Santa Clara, 2151 Laurelwood Road, San Jose, CA  95054


It has been two years since our last Tax School and we are excited to announce the two-day 2017 Tax School.  This year’s program is geared to a broad corporate tax audience.  It will be useful for tax professionals, including (1) junior to mid-level tax professionals who wish to learn more about the fundamentals of tax accounting, transfer pricing, and international tax, (2) more experienced tax professionals who wish to hear about the latest hot topics and updates, and (3) those desiring a refresher course.  Our instructors will be from EY’s local and national tax practice.

 Day 1 of the School will focus on the fundamentals, including the following:

  • International Tax Basics
  • Federal & State Tax Update
  • Income Tax Provision Basics
  • Transfer Pricing Basics

 Day 2 of the School will focus on more advanced topics, including the following:

  • US Tax Reform & Global Trade Update
  • BEPS Update
  • Global Tax Controversy and Tax Risk Management
  • SEC Comments / Tax Restatements and Material Weaknesses

 Participants can sign up for Day 1, Day 2, or both days.

Speakers will be from EY’s local and national tax practice


This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California for up to 6.5 hours; and the Silicon Valley Chapter of Tax Executives Institute, Inc. certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.  This organization adheres to the regulations and requirements prescribed in the Accountancy Act of the State Board of Accountancy.  Attending this program should permit an individual to claim up to 8.0 hours of California CPA continuing education credit. Not registered with the NASBA.

2016-2017 OFFICERS:

  • President:  Ricardo Samaniego, Samsung
  • Chapter Representative:  Peter Waterstreet, Synopsys
  • 1st Vice President:  Chris Therrien, Agilent
  • 2nd Vice President:  Cindy Duquette, Intuitive Surgical
  • Secretary:  Daniel Smith, Google
  • Treasurer:  Stephen Dunphy, Ross Stores
  • Anthony Maggiore - Expires 2017                Jay Lall, Service Now - Expires 2017
  • Linda Lee - Expires 2018                              Anu Bedi, Go Pro - Expires 2018
  • Bonnie Larsen, Sanmina - Expires 2019      Grace Chu, Brocade - Expires 2019
  • Get involved in TEI!  Please contact the following committee chairs for your area of interest:
  • Federal Tax:                    OPEN
  • State and Local Tax:       Chris Kmak,
  • International Tax:          Daniel Smith,
  • Financial Reporting:       Jay Lall,
  • IRS Liaison:                    Jocelyn Krabbenschmidt,
  • Chief Tax Officers:          Dave Gaul,
  • Head of Tax Roundtable (Small Department): Ira Cook,

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Tax Executives Institute - Silicon Valley Chapter


The Biltmore Hotel and Suites Santa Clara
2151 Laurelwood Road
San Jose, CA 95054