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One-Hundred Years of the Federal Income Tax

Symposium Schedule

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Friday, March 1

9:00 a.m. Introduction and Welcome – Dean Weidner

9:10 a.m. Dan Shaviro “The Forgotten Henry Simons” (Commentator: Chris Sanchricco)

10:10 a.m. Break

10:20 a.m. Steven Bank “Historical Influence of Business Needs on Choice of Entity Tax Rules”

11:20 a.m. Break

11:30 a.m. Larry Zelenak “Will the Fabulous Invalid Survive for a Second Century?”

2:00 p.m. Joseph Dodge “The Simplification of the Income Tax” (Commentator: Joseph Bankman)

3:00 p.m. Break

3:10 p.m. Douglas Kahn “A Proposed Replacement of the Tax Expenditure Concept”

4:10 p.m. Break

4:20 p.m. Gregg Polsky “Will Payment Systems Technology Save or Destroy the Federal Income Tax?”

6:30 p.m. Speaker: Clarissa Potter

9:00 a.m. David Gamage “More on Tax Salience: Operative Mechanisms and Limiting Factors”

10:00 a.m. Break

10:10 a.m. Steve Johnson “Reforming Federal Tax Litigation: An Agenda” (Commentator: Leandra Lederman)