The Jones Walker LLP State and Local Tax Team is back live and in-person with a day-long program on September 28, 2023, titled Jones Walker: Live from TV Land! This state and local tax seminar will address all the relevant issues that have been picked up for a new season, as well as discuss and preview all the new additions to the lineup. First, you will be guided through the Rules of Engagement of state and local tax protest. Then, get ready to deal with all the legislative and administrative updates that are grabbing the attention of viewers. Next, we will go through the Growing Pains of software and sourcing.

Join us at lunch and see Who’s the Boss? featuring a moderated panel of key state tax administrators from Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Alabama. The administrators will provide their perspective on recent tax developments.

  • Ray Langenberg, Special Counsel for Tax Litigation, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
  • Chris Graham, Commissioner, Mississippi Department of Revenue
  • Mary Martin Mitchell, Executive Counsel, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Kevin Richard, Secretary, Louisiana Department of Revenue
  • Arthur Parham, Moderator, General Tax Advisor – Entergy (Retired)

Next, it’s time for Jeopardy! with an interactive game addressing various recent hot SALT topics. We’ll then check out SALT case updates and Get Smart with a national update. Afterwards, we’ll wrap things up with a Q&A.

When: Thursday, September 28 | 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Where: Hilton Americas-Houston | 1600 Lamar St | Houston, TX 77010

Fee: $150 per registrant
Company group rate: $150 for first registrant, $100 for each subsequent registrant

Your registration will not be confirmed until we have received your registration fee. Cancellations received less than 48 hours in advance will not be refunded.

Questions or To Register: Contact Courtney Farley at

This program in the field of study of taxes is intended for tax professionals with basic to advanced state & local tax experience and those doing business in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and along the Gulf Coast. Program not open to tax collectors.

This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Committee of the Louisiana State Bar Association for a maximum of 7 hours credit. An application for accreditation of this activity has been submitted to the MCLE Committee of the State Bar of Texas and is pending.

The full program has been recommended for 9.25 hours of CPE credits.

NO PREREQUISITES REQUIRED. No advanced preparation necessary.

Cancellations received two business days before the selected program will not receive a refund. We are able to offer attendee substitutions at no charge. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact Courtney Farley at or 713.437.1807.