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Jones Walker SALT Partners Present at TEI Houston Chapter Meeting

Jones Walker SALT Team Partners Jay Adams, Bill Backstrom, and Andre Burvant presented a Louisiana update during the state & local section at the Tax Executives Institute Houston Chapter Meeting. Presentations included updates on state and local taxes and energy tax planning. We are always excited to speak at TEI Houston and to connect with … Continue Reading

Jones Walker SALT Practice Expands in Florida

Jones Walker LLP announced the firm has reestablished its Tallahassee, Florida, office effective immediately. The new office expansion is the direct result of a successful and long-standing strategic alliance with Florida’s Dean Mead law firm. A total of nine attorneys and government relations professionals have joined Jones Walker, including partner French Brown and special counsel … Continue Reading

Governor-elect Jeff Landry Announces Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Revenue

Governor-elect Jeff Landry announced today appointments to the Louisiana Department of Revenue. “I am happy to make these announcements today, and I look forward to working with these highly qualified individuals,” said Governor-elect Jeff Landry. “I have confidence that their experience, knowledge, and leadership will greatly benefit our state.” Background: Richard Nelson-Secretary of the Louisiana … Continue Reading

Bill Backstrom Honored With COST Paul Frankel Excellence in State Taxation Award

Jones Walker LLP is proud to announce partner and Tax Practice Group leader Bill Backstrom received the 2023 Council On State Taxation (COST) Paul Frankel Excellence in State Taxation Award at a ceremony during the COST Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 19, 2023. The Paul Frankel Excellence in State Taxation Award is … Continue Reading

Jones Walker Presents Annual State & Local Tax Seminar in Houston, TX on September 28 – Registration Open!

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 … Continue Reading

Jones Walker SALT Team Members to Present at COST Property Tax Workshop – Register Now!

Jones Walker SALT team members Jay Adams and Bill Backstrom will discuss national property tax legislation and tips to mitigating negative press with property tax appeals. This two and a half day Workshop will cover the latest property tax issues and trends companies are dealing with in 2023 and will deal with in the future – … Continue Reading

Register now for the COST Southwest-West Regional State Tax Seminar in Denver

Jones Walker SALT team members Bill Backstrom, Alysse McLoughlin, Katie Quinn, Chris Lutz, and Cami Fergus will discuss state tax cases, issues, and policy matters to watch. Additionally, the team will cover internal reorganization and looking beyond due diligence, deal documents, and closing. Council on State Taxation (COST) Southeast Regional State Tax Seminar Date: Tuesday, July 19, … Continue Reading

Flashback Friday to the COST Southeast Regional State Tax Seminar in Memphis, TN

Partners on the state and local tax team delivered several presentations at the Council on State Taxation (COST) Southeast Regional State Tax Seminar hosted by Pfizer on May 16, 2023, in Memphis Tennessee. Partners Jay Adams, Andre Burvant, John Fletcher, and Jeff Birdsong presented “Discussion of State Tax Cases, Issues & Policy Matters to Watch,” … Continue Reading

Join us for our State & Local Tax Financial Services Roundtable and Networking Reception

When: Thursday, June 22, 2023Program: 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Networking Reception: 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Location: Ace Hotel20 W 29th St | New York, NY 10001 Summary: This session will cover issues of concern to the financial services industry, including sourcing of receipts from trading and investment income, the treatment of “other financial instruments” and tangible personal property for … Continue Reading

Register now for COST‘s Southeast Regional State Tax Seminar in Memphis

Jones Walker SALT team members Jay Adams, Andre Burvant, John Fletcher, and Jeff Birdsong will discuss state tax cases, issues, and policy matters to watch. Additionally, the team will cover internal reorganization and looking beyond due diligence, deal documents, and closing. Council on State Taxation (COST) Southeast Regional State Tax Seminar Date: Tuesday, May 16, … Continue Reading

Jones Walker Strengthens State and Local Tax Practice in Northeast – Adds Attorneys in DC and New York

Jones Walker LLP announced today that the firm has welcomed two new partners to its growing state and local tax (SALT) team, Chris Lutz and Kathleen Quinn. Chris joins the Washington, DC office, and Katie joins the New York office. With the addition of former Barclays Capital partner and IRS veteran Alysse McLoughlin in 2021, … Continue Reading

TEI is back in the Big Easy!

The Jones Walker State & Local Tax Team was proud to sponsor the Tax Executives Institute (TEI) Gulf States Chapter meeting this week! TEI is back in the Big Easy! We’ve relaunched our Gulf States Chapter and were proud to be part of a kick-off celebration with a full day of sessions including Federal, SALT, … Continue Reading

Jones Walker Sponsors Tax Executives Institute (TEI) Gulf States Chapter Relaunch Event – Registration Open

The TEI New Orleans chapter is relaunching as the TEI New Orleans/Gulf States Chapter. April 19, 2023 | 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM | GNO, Inc. This full day CPE event will include a full slate of presentations, breakfast, lunch and, our keynote speakers Kevin Richard, Secretary of Revenue and Luke Morris, Deputy Secretary who will offer a presentation on … Continue Reading

Happy Mardi Gras!

Our favorite day of the year is when our team brings in king cakes from some of the great bakeries around New Orleans! We hope you have a happy and safe Mardi Gras! Laissez les bon temps rouler!… Continue Reading

Alysse McLoughlin Presents at Wall Street Tax Association 2022 Fall Tax Conference

Alysse McLoughlin, a partner on the JW SALT team in the New York office, spoke at the Wall Street Tax Association’s 2022 Fall Tax Conference on November 22, at the New York Marriott Marquis. Alysse spoke on the “State and Local Taxation Panel” regarding an update on draft regulations and other trends in New York, … Continue Reading
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