American Taxation Association Officers


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.


Letter from the President

To ATA Members and Visitors,

If you attended the AAA Annual Meeting you know we had an excellent ATA representation in research sessions and panels.  I want to thank Steven Savoy (Chair), Andrew Finley (Vice Chair), and the 33 members of the Annual Meeting Program Committee for all of their work in planning this program.  By all accounts it was a huge success!  Thanks to each of you for your service.

If you did not attend the AAA/ATA Business Meeting, all ATA committee reports are finalized and should be available on the website soon.  Please take a few moments to review them and apprise yourself.

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The 35th Annual American Taxation Association (ATA) Midyear Meeting

February 23-25, 2023
The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, DC

We promise a diverse and cutting-edge program in the heart of our nation’s capital!  Please join us in fostering lifelong CONNECTIONS and experiencing new LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES. The 2023 Midyear Meeting Planning Committee is planning a great program.


Reminder: Please be sure to follow the Submission Instructions for the Journal Conferences included in each call.
JATA Conference - Call for Submissions
JLTR Conference - Call for Submissions
ATA Midyear Meeting - Call for Research Submissions

ATA Memorial Fund

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Tax Career Center

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From Analytics to Auditing, or Corporate Tax to Tax Law, there are great career opportunities awaiting you in Tax related fields.

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