Final Race & Tax Administration Tax Chat!

Final Tax Chat! on Race & Tax Administration Dear Friends,We are coming up on two very exciting events at the Center for Taxpayer Rights and I encourage you to sign up for them.The fourth and final Tax Chat! in our free series on Race and Tax Administration is taking place next Tuesday, May 28, from noon to 1:30pm EDT.  The topic this week is Disparity in Real & “Non-Real” Audits: How to reduce racial disparity while promoting effective tax administration.  Yes, that title is a mouthful but it accurately describes what we will be discussing.Our guests include Hadi Elzayn, one…

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Registration Open for 9th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights

9th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights Registration Now Open! Dear Friends,For our first Taxpayer Rights Digest of 2024, we are very excited to announce the opening of registration for the 9th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights.  The theme of this year’s conference is Toward a Digital Taxpayer Bill of Rights.  The conference will be held from 04 to 06 June, 2024, and is being hosted by the DigiTax Centre at the University of Antwerp, in Antwerp, Belgium.  The conference immediately precedes the annual congress of the European Association of Tax Law Professors, which is being held at the University of…

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Please Support the Center for Taxpayer Rights!

Please Support the Center for Taxpayer Rights! Dear Friends,This is just a quick note to ask that you support the work of the Center for Taxpayer Rights by making a contribution before the end of the year.  Your support, no matter the amount of your gift, makes a difference to our ability to continue in our work to improve tax administration, both in the US and internationally, from the perspective of protection of taxpayer rights and building responsive, inclusive, and trusted tax administration systems.  Click here to Donate You can read about all the activities of the Center in 2023…

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End of Year Giving & an Announcement

Year End Giving with an Announcement! Dear Friends,As the year winds to a close, here at the Center for Taxpayer Rights we thought we would see it out with an announcement about exciting things to come in 2023.But first, please consider supporting our work.  Donations of any amount are much appreciated and show our institutional funders that there is broad public support for our mission.   Please Donate Today! As to 2023, we are thrilled to share the preliminary agenda for the 8th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights.  The theme of the 2023 conference is Access to Justice:  Judicial Review &…

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Giving Tuesday 2022 – The Year in Review

2022 Giving Tuesday -- The Year in Review Dear Friends,On this Giving Tuesday, I’m making a gentle request of you to make a donation in support of the Center for Taxpayer Rights’ work in the field of taxpayer rights, especially in support of the International Conference on Taxpayer Rights (ICTR).  As you know, in May 2022, over three days, we held our 7th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights, as a virtual program.  The theme of the conference was Tax Collection & Taxpayer Rights in the Post-COVID World.  For 2023, we are planning the 8th ICTR, which will be in Santiago,…

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Collection, Due Process, and the US Supreme Court

Collection, Due Process Rights & the US Supreme Court – to be discussed at the 7th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,It’s been a while since we sent out a Taxpayer Rights Digest, but we’ve certainly been busy in the background.  Over the last few weeks, we’ve been holding planning calls with the various panels for the 7th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights (ICTR).  It’s hard to believe the conference is only 3 weeks away – May 18 to 20th!  If you haven’t registered yet, you can…

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Taxpayer Rights as Human Rights – a new video – and end-of-year giving!

Taxpayer Rights as Human Rights – a new video –& End-of-Year Giving! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends, As we come to the end of yet another very challenging year, we are getting caught up on editing the videos from the two International Conferences on Taxpayer Rights that we held this year.  We are overflowing with important content, indeed! Before I discuss the new video, I just want to make this request that you consider supporting the Center for Taxpayer Rights in your end-of-year charitable giving.  We need your help to continue…

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New Video: Audit Selection in the 21st Century

New Video on Audit Selection in the 21st Century Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,It’s hard to believe that the 6th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights is just a little over a week away.  As you know, the theme of this conference is Taxpayer Rights, Human Rights: Issues for Developing Countries.  We have three half-days of panels planned for 06 to 08 October, 2021, preceded by a free workshop on 05 October 2021 on The Role of Tax Clinics and Taxpayer Ombuds/Advocates in Protecting Taxpayer Rights. Register here As a teaser for…

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Registration Open for 6th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights!

-- Registration Now Open --6th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights!05 to 08 October 2021 (online only) Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,I’m pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 6th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights (ICTR).  The theme of the 6th ICTR is Taxpayer Rights, Human Rights: Issues for Developing Countries.  Register for 6th ICTR here As you may recall, the Center for Taxpayer Rights originally planned to hold this conference in October of 2020, at the University of Pretoria in South Africa.  We are thrilled to have the…

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Registration for 5th ICTR is Now Open!

Registration Now Open!5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights26 to 28 May 2021 Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,Registration is now open for the 5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights, which will be held over three days, on May 26 to 28, 2021.  The theme of the conference is Quality Tax Audits and the Protection of Fundamental Rights.  You can access the agenda here.  Our host for this year's conference is the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Law.This year we are holding the conference entirely online.  Although we will miss seeing…

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