Talking Tax - Episode 55 - Bloomberg Tax Advisory Board Members Dissect New Tax Law


The new tax law made extensive changes to the U.S. tax code, setting up a massive need for stakeholders to understand the law's complexities and possibly rethink their tax plans.

Bloomberg Tax reporters Sony Kassam and Laura Davison and news editor Colleen Murphy spoke with a group of tax practitioners, members of the Bloomberg Tax advisory board, about the tax act's (Pub. L. No. 115-97) effects over the next year and beyond on federal, state, and international tax issues.

This episode's discussion features Lisa M. Starczewski, a shareholder at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC in Philadelphia; William Alexander, of counsel at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Washington; John L. Harrington, a partner at Dentons in Washington; Richard S. Franklin, a member at Franklin Karibjanian & Law PLLC in Washington; and Joe Huddleston, executive director of the national indirect tax group at Ernst & Young LLP.

This episode was recorded the morning of Jan. 9 and has been edited for length and clarity. For a complete transcript, please click here: src.bna.com/vG3.