American Taxation Association Officers


Objectives

To foster the dissemination and publication of information on taxation.

To promote tax educational activities including (but not limited to) curriculum, education-related materials, graduate tax programs, and tax accreditation matters.

To provide an interface among academic disciplines (e.g., law, economics, and accounting) relative to the cross-fertilization and development of tax-oriented educational programs.

To promote research activities involving tax policy, tax proposals, and tax legislation.

To encourage the interaction of academics with tax practitioners and tax professional organizations in professional service activities of mutual interest.

2018-2019 Officers

Letter from the President

Benjamin C. Ayers

Greetings! I hope your fall semester is off to a terrific start.

During the summer, one of the ATA planning items is committee assignments. The ATA continues to be successful largely because of the significant amount of time and talent our volunteers invest in a variety of ATA activities and events. Thank you to all who have served in the ATA in the past and to those who will do so throughout this year.

The ATA is investing in the future of the tax profession by sponsoring its second “Why Tax?” video competition. The competition requires students to prepare a one to three minute video that encourages a tax career track. Our Big 4 firm sponsors are again funding cash prizes for winners and dedicating...

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ATA Video Contest

Journal of Legal Tax Research

We know a career in tax promises change, challenge, unlimited opportunities, and excellent awards and we are looking for creative videos that will convince others. Encourage your classmates and friends to submit (may be an individual or a team submission with up to 4 team members) a short video (1-3 minutes) for a chance to win cash prizes

THE PRIZES

1st Place Grand Prize: $3,000
2nd Place Prize: $2,000
3rd Place Prize: $1,000
Viewer's Choice 1st Place: $1,200
Viewer's Choice Runner Up: $800

SUBMISSION FORM AVAILABLE BY
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

SUBMISSION DUE BY
Monday, November 5, 2018

ALL ENTIES ARE DUE BY
Monday, November 5, 2018

HOW TO ENTER

Beginning Friday, August 31, 2018 upload your video to YouTube, then visit aaahq.org/ATA-Video-Contest

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