Discussing tax laws and procedures

Tax Committees

  • ERISA Committee
    This committee focuses on tax and labor law relating to qualified and non-qualified employee retirement and welfare benefit plans and executive compensation. Its monthly meetings deal with a range of topics, including benefits and compensation planning techniques and plan design; emerging issues; and federal and state statutory and regulatory changes affecting benefit plans.

    Contact Information

    Rachel Faye Smith

    Goodwin Procter LLP

    James Barr Haines

    Fidelity Investments

    (617) 392-0227

  • Federal Tax and Business Transactions Committee
    This committee addresses a range of federal taxation issues, including issues relating to corporate mergers and acquisitions, corporate spin-offs and split-ups, business formations, structuring debt and equity investments, tax-favored investment vehicles (e.g. RICs, REMICs, FASITs and REITs) and other business transactions.

    Contact Information

    Pamela L. Glazier

    Ropes & Gray LLP

    (617) 951-7420

    Meghan M. Walsh

    Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

    (617) 526-6132

  • International Tax Committee
    This committee covers international taxation issues. Treasury and IRS officials periodically are invited to address the committee.

    Contact Information

    R. D. David Young

    RDDY Consulting LLC

    Jo-Ann Nessralla

    Fidelity Investments

    (617) 563-4102

  • State & Local Tax Committee
    This committee focuses on Massachusetts tax issues and frequently features speakers from the Massachusetts Department of Revenue.

    Contact Information

    Michael T. Fatale

    Massachusetts Department of Revenue

  • Steering Committee
    The leadership committee of the Section organizes programs and discusses policy. To inquire about opportunities, please contact the Section Co-Chairs.