Past Conferences

  • 47th Annual Spring Symposium, 2017. Taxation in the Trump Era: Reforms, Revenues and Repercussions. Conference held at Holiday Inn Capitol, Washington D.C. - May 18-19, 2017. Click here for more information.
  • 2nd International Conference on Taxpayer Rights. Conference held at Vienna, Austria - March 13-14, 2017. Hosted by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) and sponsored by Tax Analysts. Click here for more information.
  • Improving the Tax System Using Advances in Social Knowledge and Technology. Organized by Steve Shay, Harvard University and Dennis Drapkin, SMU Law School.
  • The (Mis)measurement of Income: What Has Been Happening with Income Inequality? How is the Tax Code Helping or Hurting? What Do You Need to Know for Today’s Political and Policy Debates? A roundtable organized by Tracey Gordon, Urban Institute. Click here to view the presentations.
  • Delivering Benefits to Low income Taxpayers through the Tax System. Organized by Les Book, Villanova University and Deena Ackerman, U.S. Department of the Treasury. Conference held April 17, 2015.
  • Taxation and Migration: The Young, the Middle aged, and the Old. Organized by Reuven AviYonah and Joel Slemrod, University of Michigan. Conference held October 17, 2014. Papers are available in the 2015 book Taxation and Migration (International Taxation) by Reuven Avi Yonah (Author), Joel Slemrod (Author). It is available here.
  • Major Challenges that the American Tax Payer Relief Act of 2012 Leaves Open for Individuals, Businesses, and the Government. Conference held May 16-17, 2013. Papers published in the December 2013 issue of the National Tax Journal.
  • Reforming the U.S. System for Taxing International Income. American Tax Policy Institute in Cooperation with Rice University's Baker Institute. Organized by Rosanne Altshuler, Rutgers University. Conference held April 26, 2013. Papers published in the September 2013 issue of the National Tax Journal.
  • The Economic Effects of Corporate Rate Reductions. American Tax Policy Institute in Cooperation with the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. Conference held March 29, 2013
  • Tax Law and Administrative Law: The Implications of Mayo Foundation v. United States. ATPI Round Table Program. Conference held March 1, 2012.
  • International Taxation and Competitiveness. A conference sponsored by the American Tax Policy Institute. Organized by Reuven Avi-Yonah and Jane Gravelle. Conference held October 17, 2011.
  • Symposium on Tax Policy in a Time of Gridlock. American Tax Policy Institute in Cooperation with the National Tax Association. Conference held May 13-14, 2010. Papers published in the December 2010 issue of the National Tax Journal.
  • American Tax Policy Institute Roundtable on Federal State Tax Relations in the 21st Century: Conformity, Coordination and Conflict. ATPI Round Table Program. Conference held April 23, 2010.
  • U.S. Energy Taxes. Organized by Gilbert E. Metcalf, Tufts University. Papers published in U.S. Energy Tax Policy, Gilbert E. Metcalf (ed), Cambridge University Press 2010
  • Tax Reform and the Low Income Taxpayer. Organized by Joseph Bankman of Stanford Law School and Leslie Book of Villanova Law School. Conference held September 17, 2009.
  • Getting More from Tax Incentives. American Tax Policy Institute in Cooperation with the Tax Policy Center of the Urban Institute and Brookings Institution as well as New York University School of Law. Conference held May 19, 2009.
  • Structuring a Federal VAT: Design & Coordination Issues. Organized by Charles McLure of the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and Reuven AviYonah, University of Michigan Law School. Papers published in the Summer 2010 and Fall 2010 issues of Tax Law Review.
  • Taxes and Health Insurance: Analysis and Policy. Papers published in “Using Taxes to Reform Health Insurance: Pitfalls and Promises,”, Henry J. Aaron and Leonard E. Burman, editors, published by Brookings Institution Press, 2008.
  • Technology, Privacy, and the Future of Taxation. Papers published in a special issue of the National Tax Journal, December, 2008: Technology, Privacy, and the Future of Taxation.
  • National Conference on the Tax Gap. Organized by the ABA Section of Taxation. Conference held June 21-22,2007. Papers published in Tax Notes on October 22,2007 and October 29, 2007.
  • Conference on the Intersection of Financial Accounting and Tax Policy. Organized by Douglas Shackelford. Conference held December 6 & 7, 2006. Some papers published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Public Economics, and National Tax Journal.
  • Twenty Years After Tax Reform: Time for Another Round? Presented by the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, Tax Analysts, and the American Tax Policy Institute. Conference held October 16, 2006. Papers published in the October 23, 2006 issue of Tax Notes.