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Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School

111 Commerce Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI, 49503-4105


MIActive And In Good Standing199211/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ProfessorWestern Michigan University Cooley Law School2007 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of Michigan, Taxation SectionTax Section Chair2015 - Present
Michigan Women's Tax AssociationFounder2007 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1992 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Kansas Department of Revenue v. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, 546 U.S 95 (2005)N/A
Kansas Department of Revenue v. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, 546 U.S 95 (2005)U.S. Supreme Court decision
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Publication nameTitleDate
Pittsburgh Tax ReviewBroken Silence: Congressional Inaction, Judicial Reaction, and the Need for a Federally Mandated Physical Presence Standard for State Business Activity Taxes, 6 Pitt. Tax Rev. (forthcoming Spring 2009)2008
State Tax NotesThe Michigan Business Tax: Truism, Shakespeare, and Psychology 101, 47 STATE TAX NOTES 879 (Mar. 17, 2008)2008
Michigan Bar JournalA Top Ten List of Online Tax Resources, 86 MICHIGAN BAR JOURNAL 8 (August 2007)2008
Michigan Tax LawyerAssistant Editor (2008 - current)2008
Michigan Tax LawyerEditor in Chief (2005-2007)2007
State Tax NotesNegotiation of Tax Compacts for Developing Standards of State Taxation in Indian Country, STATE TAX NOTES, Vol. 35, No. 7, Feb. 14, 20052005
Michigan International LawyerForeign Companies Doing Business in the US: Entity Classification and Related Tax Issues, MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL LAWYER, Volume XIV, No. 2, Spring 20022002
Michigan Tax LawyerE-Commerce and VAT: Leveling the Playing Field for Suppliers of Digital Goods and Services,2002
Michigan Tax LawyerNew Tax Opportunities Arising Under the FSC Repeal and Extraterritorial Income Exclusion Act of 20002001
Michigan Tax LawyerA Short Primer on Michigan’s New Investment Tax Credit2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1997
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of Michigan, Ann ArborN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ICLEFederal Tax Update2014