Continuing Legal Education

Recent Developments in State and Local Tax - 2013 (CHICAGO)

February 21, 2013
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
3.25 MCLE hours

ISBA Regional Office
20 S. Clark Street, Suite 900
(map and directions)

Stay in touch with the recent statutory, regulatory, and case law changes concerning Illinois state and local taxes!

State and local tax issues are regularly updated, and it is important that Illinois attorneys are aware of these changes. Get the information you need regarding advancements in statutory, regulatory and case law concerning Illinois state and local taxes with this informative half-day seminar. State and local tax attorneys – or any attorney with an interest in state tax practicing in law firms, industry or governmental agencies – with intermediate to advanced practice levels who attend this program will better understand:

  • The Illinois Department of Revenue’s regulatory changes in Illinois income and sales tax;
  • How recent modifications may affect property tax law;
  • The recent developments and changes in local taxing bodies, including rules/regulations and operations;
  • Legislative developments in income, sales and other Illinois taxes; and
  • The Illinois Department of Revenue’s policy position concerning statutory and regulatory changes.


Please Note: Prior to the program, you will receive a weblink via email allowing you to access the course materials prior to the program. You will also receive a copy of the course materials (for no additional charge) when you arrive at the program, but will need to check the appropriate box on the registration page letting us know if you prefer a flash drive or printed course book.


Program Coordinator/Moderator:
David J. Kupiec
, Kupiec & Martin LLC, Chicago



9:00 – 9:45 a.m.  Case Law and Regulatory Developments
Join us for this comprehensive review of current developments and significant case and regulatory changes in Illinois income/sales tax.
David P. Dorner, Vedder Price, P.C., Chicago
David J. Kupiec, Kupiec & Martin LLC, Chicago

9:45 – 10:15 a.m.  Local Tax Developments
This presentation addresses the recent developments and changes with the local taxing bodies, as well as administrative and court cases, rules and regulations, operations, and recent local tax law changes.
Stanley R. Kaminski, Duane Morris, LLP, Chicago

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.  Break (refreshments provided)

10:30 – 11:15 a.m.  Property Tax Developments
With property tax law undergoing modifications, it is important that attorneys stay abreast of the ongoing developments. This segment discusses recent changes in the property tax law.
Thomas M. Battista, Law Offices of Thomas M. Battista, Chicago
John K. Norris, Law Offices of Rubin & Norris, LLC, Chicago

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Legislative Developments
Keep current with this informative presentation that examines statutory changes and legislative developments with respect to income, sales, and other Illinois taxes.
David J. Kupiec, Kupiec & Martin LLC, Chicago
William J. Seitz, Attorney at Law, Chicago

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.  Illinois Department of Revenue Update
Gain a better understanding of the Illinois Department of Revenue’s recent policy positions (and other department updates) concerning recent statutory and regulatory changes.
Brian E. Fliflet, Deputy General Counsel, Illinois Department of Revenue, Chicago
Mark Dyckman, Senior Tax Attorney, Illinois Department of Revenue, Chicago