A publication of the SJSU MST Program

The San Jose State University MST Program sponsors four conferences annually for tax professionals. Each is described below.  For the agenda of upcoming conferences and registration, please visit http://www.tax-institute.com .

  1. Tax Policy Conference
    • This all day program is held on a Friday in February or early March.
    • A current federal or state tax policy matter is addressed by tax professionals, legislative staff, economists and academics.
    • Co-sponsored by TEI Santa Clara Valley Chapter and the California Bar Taxation Section's Tax Policy Committee.
  2. IRS/SJSU Small Business Tax Institute
    • This all day program is held in June.
    • Program topics address key tax rules and procedures to practitioners serving small business clients.
    • Panels include representatives from the IRS and state agencies as appropriate.
    • Co-sponsored by the CalCPA Silicon Valley Chapter and the California Bar Taxation Section's Young Tax Lawyer Committee.
  3. TEI/SJSU High Tech Tax Institute Academy
    • This all day program is held on a Friday in late October.
    • Five topics tied to the TEI/SJSU High Tech Tax Institute (see next) are covered in a nuts and bolts manner to provide an opportunity for practitioners with 1 - 5 years experience get more out of the Institute or just advance their high technology tax knowledge.
  4. TEI/SJSU High Tech Tax Institute
    • This 2-day conference is held on a Monday-Tuesday in November.
    • Cutting-edge tax topics of relevance to high tech companies are covered by experts from around the globe.
    • This institute has been around for over 25 years (2013 is its 29th year).
    • Co-sponosred by the TEI Santa Clara Valley Chapter.