POSTPONED - A DEBATE: Millionaire's Tax: Fairness or Folly? - POSTPONED

Date:

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location:

Boston University-School of Law
765 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA, 02215

Contact:

Jean Stevens

(617) 338-0641

jstevens@massbar.org

Due to the impending storm, this program has been postponed and will be held on

 

DATE:                         Monday, April 9, 2018

TIME:                          6:30 - 8 pm

WHERE:                      BU School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., Boston

Please RSVP:               A Debate              

 

In November, Massachusetts voters will be asked to vote on whether to add a 4 percent surtax on an individual’s income over $1 million.

Jeff Jacoby, op-ed columnist for The Boston Globe, and Professor Peter Enrich of Northeastern University School of Law, will debate this timely issue.

Supporters of this initiative predict that the surtax will bring in close to $2 billion each year earmarked for spending “for quality public education and affordable public colleges and universities, and for the repair and maintenance of roads, bridges and public transportation." Those critical of the amendment argue that it is not in proper form and it would adversely affect the Massachusetts economy.

Don’t miss this opportunity to have your questions addressed and to network with other practitioners.

CHAIR:  

  • Michael J. Grem, Esq., BDO USA LLP, Boston

MODERATORS:        

  • Thomas G. Collins, Esq., McCarter & English LLP, Boston
  • David G. Saliba, Esq., Saliba & Saliba, Boston

This forum is FREE and open to the legal community.

Sponsoring Section:

Taxation Section

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