The second Deals Roundtable, entitled "Narrowing the Tax Gap," took place on October 14, 2005, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., at Columbia Law School. The Roundtable focused on issues related to tax compliance, enforcement, and substantive innovations aimed at improving tax administration. We would like to thank all participants for making this Roundtable an informative and successful event. Click here for a list of attendees. (List is in PDF Format so you will need Adober Acrobat Reader to view it. If you do not have Acrobat, you can download it here for free.)
Deborah Schenk '72, Eric Zolt and James Peaslee
Alex Raskolnikov and Donald Korb
Dean David Schizer, Columbia Law School, provided opening comments, followed by a luncheon presentation on current Internal Revenue topics by Donald Korb, Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service.
Marvin Chirelstein, Columbia Law School, and Lawrence Zelenak, Duke Law School, presented their article, "A Note on Tax Shelters" (publication forthcoming in the Columbia Law Review), with comments by James Peaslee, Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP.