GENERAL INFORMATION

CONFERENCE FEE
The two-day conference fee of $1095 includes tuition, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunch on day one, and one set of course materials on a USB flash drive. Full and partial waivers of the Conference fee based upon financial need are available as well. To request an application, please call (212) 992-3320 or email your request  to sps.tax@nyu.edu.

SINGLE-DAY REGISTRATION FEE
The single-day conference fee of $595 includes tuition for one day of sessions, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunch on day one (if applicable for the day selected), and one set of course materials on a USB flash drive for the day of attendance.

FULL-TIME GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL REGISTRATION FEES
If you are a full-time government official, the fee is $195 for one day or $275 for both days. You must provide proof of full-time government employment with registration. To register online for the full-time government official discount, please call (212) 992-3320 or email sps.tax@nyu.edu for a special discount code.

You may register online, by mail, or onsite at the conference. We can only accept credit card payments through the online payment portal. We do not accept faxed registrations or wire transfers as a form of payment. To register by mail, complete the registration form (Click Here to Download the Form in PDF Format) and return it with a check or money order. All registrations sent by mail must be received by 12 pm (EDT) on Tuesday, June 18, 2019.

To register on-site, you may pay by check, money order, or credit card. To pay by credit card, all walk-ins will be required to self-register at available kiosks. For faster service, conference attendees should plan to register in advance online.

PRESS BADGES
If your media outlet plans to cover the NYU School of Professional Studies 11th Annual Tax Controversy Forum, please email coverage and press credentials to sps.press@nyu.edu.

ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION
An automated e-mail confirmation will be sent to the email address provided to the NYU School of Professional Studies at the time of registration. Please use an individual email address for each registrant. If a confirmation is not received within two days of online registration submission (allow one to two weeks for registrations sent by mail),
email sps.tax@nyu.edu to request a duplicate copy.

CANCELLATION AND SUBSTITUTION POLICY
A written request for cancellation must be emailed to sps.tax@nyu.edu to the attention of: Conference Administration. Requests received by June 5 will receive a 100% tuition refund, less a $150 cancellation fee. Due to financial obligations incurred by the NYU School of Professional Studies, there are no refunds available after June 5. We are not able to arrange cancellation exceptions or to accept onsite cancellations. If you cannot attend but would like to send someone in your place, please email sps.tax@nyu.edu no later than June 18.

CONFERENCE LOCATION AND HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan is located at 1605 Broadway and 49th Street. Accommodations also are available at the hotel, which is easily accessible to Times Square, Broadway theaters, Radio City Music Hall, Carnegie Hall, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, and Fifth Avenue shopping. To provide a quality conference at the best possible cost the NYU School of Professional Studies has negotiated special room rates and has committed to a block of rooms at the Crowne Plaza Times Square. We ask you to support the NYU School of Professional Studies by reserving your sleeping accommodations within the room block. Your support allows us to keep our registration fees reasonable. Single-or double-occupancy rooms are available at the NYU School of Professional Studies group rate of $329 and double-bedded rooms are availble at the group rate of $349 by Clicking Here or by calling (888) 233-9527 and referring to the NYU School of Professional Studies Tax Forum. Book your reservation in advance. Hotel rooms can sell out prior to cut-off date. These rooms will be held as a block, unless exhausted, until May 20, at which time they will be released to the general public.

DIETARY REQUIREMENTS AND ACCESSIBILITY NEEDS
Participants who have special dietary requirements or accessibility needs are advised to email sps.tax@nyu.edu or to call the Department of Finance and Law Programs at (212) 992-3320 by June 12, 2019 to indicate their particular requirement(s). Special dietary requirements must be indicated by this deadline to receive a special meal for the luncheon.

CONFERENCE MATERIALS
Course materials are provided for each day of the Forum for which you are registered. Included in the conference fee, registrants will receive a USB flash drive at the time of check-in containing the materials for the day(s) of attendance. In addition, registrants will receive an email from NYU approximately 2-3 days before the Forum containing a link and special password in order to access and to download and/or print the course materials for the day(s) of attendance. Free WiFi also will be available for attendees at the Conference. Bound hardcopies of the course materials will be available only upon advance request at an additional fee of $200. If you wish to have a printed set of materials available at the NYU Registration Desk for the day(s) of your attendance, please indicate this when registering and submit the additional fee of $200. Printers will not be available at the conference. Please note that materials not provided to NYU in advance may be available in hard copy onsite and/or may be emailed to registrants after the Forum upon request. However, last minute materials will not be on the USB flash drive. If you are unable to attend the Forum but would like to receive a copy of the course materials (on a USB flash drive), please send your request to: NYU 11th Annual Tax Controversy Forum Course Materials Order, 11 West 42nd Street, Suite 422, New York, NY 10036, call 212-992-3320 or email sps.tax@nyu.edu to reserve your copy. See below for details on how to order course materials using a credit card.

CONFERENCE CHECK-IN AND COURSE MATERIALS PICK-UP
The NYU School of Professional Studies Tax Controversy Forum Registration Desk will open, and materials will be available at 8 a.m. on Thursday and Friday. Proper photo identification is required for badge retrieval. One set of conference materials per paid registrant is provided at the time of badging. Badges must be displayed in all public spaces throughout the Conference.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
The NYU School of Professional Studies is a recognized leader in professional continuing education. The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. This conference meets the educational requirements of many organizations and agencies with mandatory CLE/CPE filing requirements. We urge you to contact our office at (212) 992-3320 or at sps.tax@nyu.edu at least 30 days prior to the Conference start date to ensure the availability of credit for a specific MCLE state, as we cannot guarantee that credit will be applied for in all cases.

ESTIMATED CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
12.5 based upon a 60-minute hour, including 1.0 Ethics Credit
15.0 based upon a 50-minute hour, including 1.0 Ethics Credit

Except where indicated, CLE credits are non-transitional in the categories of professional practice/practice management. CLE boards define a credit hour as either 60 minutes or 50 minutes.

Recommended CPE credits are in the following NYS subject area: Taxation. NASBA Fields of Study: Taxes; Regulatory Ethics. In accordance with the Standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are based upon a 50-minute hour. Please note that not all state boards accept half credits.

NASBA
The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Law Programs is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), as a sponsor of continuing professional education on
the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. Program Level: Overview. Delivery Method:
Group live. Fields of Study: Taxes; Regulatory Ethics. Prerequisites: No prerequisite. Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation required.

New York and Texas require sponsors to individually register with their states as continuing professional education sponsors; the NYU School of Professional Studies is a registered sponsor in the State of New York (Sponsor ID# 000493) and the State of Texas (Sponsor ID# 000439).

IRS CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION CREDITS
The NYU School of Professional Studies is a qualified sponsor (Sponsor#673) of continuing professional
education required for individuals enrolled to practice before the Internal Revenue Service (enrolled agents).

A certificate of attendance is given to each registrant and validated upon completion of the program. For questions concerning credit hours or approvals, please call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu.

SPONSORSHIP AND EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES
For information on becoming a Forum Sponsor or exhibiting at the Conference, please contact Kathleen Costello at (212)992-3320 or kathleen.costello@nyu.edu.

RECORDING DEVICES
The use of tape or digital recorders in meeting rooms is prohibited.  Please switch off mobile phones, email devices, etc., upon entering the meeting room.

CAN’T ATTEND THE CONFERENCE? If you are unable to attend the conference but would like to receive a copy of the USB Flash Drive Course materials, please  Click Here to use a credit card to purchase the materials online or you may send your request to: NYU School of Professional Studies, 11th Annual Tax Controversy Forum Materials Order, 11 West 42nd Street, Suite 422, New York, NY 10036, or call (212) 992-3320 or e-mail sps.tax@nyu.edu to reserve your copy. Reserve your copy by June 12, 2019. We cannot guarantee a selection after June 12. The price for each USB Flash Drive is $200. There is no additional charge for shipping and handling in the continental U.S. Please add an additional $20 when shipping orders outside the continental US. Please make check or money order payable to New York University. Separately Purchased Course Materials are mailed in early-July.

For further information regarding administrative policies, such as complaints and refunds, or if you need help registering, please call our conference administrators at 212-992-3320 or email sps.tax@nyu.edu.