Our most popular and well-attended event, the 2017 Tax & Legal Seminar featured Samuel A. Donaldson, a professor of law at Georgia State University in Atlanta.
The 25th Annual Tax & Legal Seminar
DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMThe Tax & Legal Seminar is presented annually by the Arizona Community Foundation and the Jewish Community Foundation. The 25th Annual Tax & Legal Seminar was held November 3, 2017, and for the first time, the seminar took place at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch.
Download Program FOR 2017 TAX & LEGAL SEMINAR
You may download the Program for the 2017 Tax & Legal Seminar [PDF, 9.1MB] to your mobile device or print your own copy.
The seminar may qualify for up to 4 hours of CE credit for attorneys, CPAs, life underwriters and CFP licensees.
SAMUEL A. DONALDSON
Samuel A. Donaldson [J.D. University of Arizona; LL.M. (Taxation) University of Florida] was appointed Professor of Law at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2012. Prior to this appointment, he was on the faculty at the University of Washington School of Law for 13 years. During his tenure at the University of Washington, he was a five-time recipient of the
Philip A. Trautman Professor of the Year award from the School of Law’s Student Bar Association, most recently in 2011. He teaches a number of tax and estate planning courses, as well as courses in the areas of property, commercial law and
Professor Donaldson is an Academic Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) and a member of the Bar in Washington, Oregon, and Arizona. Among his scholarly works, he is a co-author of the West casebook, Federal
Income Tax: A Contemporary Approach, and a co-author of the Price on Contemporary Estate Planning treatise published by CCH. An amateur crossword constructor, his puzzles have been published in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, USA Today, and other outlets.
During the 2017 Tax & Legal Seminar, Mr. Donaldson will discuss these topics:
- Federal tax update
- A hitchhiker's guide to international estate planning
Pamela Wheeler, EA, Principal, Henry+Horne
Seminar Vice Chair
Deborah Miller, Esq., Deborah W. Miller PLLC