BOSTON – March 26, 2018 – Rebecca L. Harrigal, Tax Practice shareholder at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will present at the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) 19th Annual Nonprofit Law Conference 2018 in Boston, MA. Harrigal will speak on, “How the New Private Business Use Safe Harbor Impacts Your Tax Exempt Organization (and other topics)” March 27, 2018.
According to the website, the event is the foremost annual conference in New England for attorneys and others who represent exempt organizations. Attendees will gain insight into understanding the complex rules, unique regulatory and compliance issues, and reporting obligations that impact the nonprofit sector.
Harrigal focuses her practice on tax matters related to tax-exempt bonds, tax credit bonds, and direct pay bonds. Before joining Greenberg Traurig, she spent 26 years working at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), most recently serving as Director of the Office of Tax Exempt Bonds within the Tax Exempt and Governmental Entities Division. Harrigal has an in-depth understanding of IRS operations and tax issues relating to tax-advantaged bonds.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Tax Practice
To stay competitive in today's global marketplace, international companies must seek out greater efficiency in their tax planning and compliance, including coordinating tax decisions from country to country. For U.S. operations, an environment of increased scrutiny – including passage of more restrictive legislation and a spike in audit activity at every level – is quickly becoming the norm, likewise spurring a need for greater self-evaluation and for more frequent representation in controversies and litigation with tax authorities. Greenberg Traurig’s multidisciplinary tax team works closely with clients to address these and other tax planning needs, as well as tax controversies and litigation issues.
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