Greenberg Traurig’s William Gorrod Will Speak at the 66th Annual Tulane Tax Institute

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Shareholder William H. Gorrod of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP will be speaking at the 66th Annual Tulane Tax Institute, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1.

Shareholder William H. Gorrod of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak at the 66th Annual Tulane Tax Institute, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1. The 3-day event brings together attorneys, CPAs, and estate planners to discuss recent tax statutes, regulations, and decisions; how they affect their practice; as well as ample networking opportunities.

Gorrod will be presenting, “Mobile Employees – SALT Issue,” Nov. 30, providing an update on state and local tax issues employers are facing with traveling and telecommuting employees. The discussion will cover an overview of state payroll tax requirements and audit issues, state nexus requirements for corporate income tax and sales and use tax, pending federal legislation, correcting historical exposures before an audit, as well as recommendations on how to manage exposure and risk on a prospective basis.

Gorrod is a shareholder in the firm’s San Francisco and New York offices. He focuses his practice on state and local tax issues, and advises clients on controversy, planning, and compliance matters on a multistate basis. His emphasis is on state and local income and franchise taxes, bank taxes, gross receipts taxes, unincorporated business taxes, sales and use taxes, real estate transfer taxes, and payroll taxes.

About Greenberg Traurig's Tax Practice

To stay competitive in today's global marketplace, international companies must seek out greater efficiency in their tax planning and compliance, including coordinating tax decisions from country to country. For U.S. operations, an environment of increased scrutiny – including passage of more restrictive legislation and a spike in audit activity at every level – is quickly becoming the norm, likewise spurring a need for greater self-evaluation and for more frequent representation in controversies and litigation with tax authorities. Greenberg Traurig’s multidisciplinary tax team works closely with clients to address these and other tax planning needs, as well as tax controversies and litigation issues.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.

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