Important Tax Changes Impacting Louisiana Nonprofits and Schools:
An update on the 2016 First Extraordinary Legislative Session
Join us for a free seminar on Wednesday, May 11 • 10:00 – 11:30 am
Robinson Film Center• 617 Texas Street• Shreveport, LA
***Due to limited seats across the state, the webinar will be held at the Robinson Film Center in Shreveport. You must be present to view the webinar. ***
Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Associations (LANO) is proud to partner with the Society of Louisiana CPAs (LCPA), Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR), Heard, McElroy & Vestal, LLC and Louisiana Association of United Ways for a free, live webcast on the impact of the new sales and use tax laws, many of which impact Louisiana nonprofits and schools (some for the first time), which took effect April 1, 2016 and will change again on July 1, 2016.
We will be joined by LDR representatives, David Hansen, attorney with the Policy Services Division of LDR, and Peggy Parker, Sales Tax Research Analyst with LDR’s Tax Administration Division. (See bios below.)
This webcast will cover:
• Updates on compliance questions regarding sales and use tax changes resulting from the 2016 first extraordinary legislative session
• When taxes must be collected and remitted
• How to register for compliance
• Are my dues, admissions to events, raffle tickets, etc. subject to the new tax law changes
• Consequences of noncompliance, including the extent to which nonprofits can be liable for mistakes in complying with the new law
Who should attend:
• Management and staff of nonprofit organizations and schools
• Other volunteers who serve on nonprofit boards/school boards
Advanced registration is required. This is a group webinar and you must be present to attend.
About the Speakers:
David M. Hansen
Attorney, Policy Services Division
Louisiana Department of Revenue
David Hansen is a staff attorney in the Policy Services Division of the Louisiana Department of Revenue. He previously served as a staff attorney in the Litigation Division of the Louisiana Department of Revenue, Hearing Officer in the Audit Protest Bureau of the Louisiana Department of Revenue, and Appeals Officer in the Office of Appeals of the Internal Revenue Service.
Mr. Hansen received his B.S. in Management from the Louisiana State University Ourso College of Business and his J.D. from the Louisiana State University Hebert School of Law. He is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association (Tax Section) and the Baton Rouge Bar Association.
Peggy N. Parker
Sales Tax Research Analyst, Tax Administration Division
Louisiana Department of Revenue
Peggy Parker is a sales tax research analyst in the Tax Administration of the Louisiana Department of Revenue. She previously served as an audit reviewer in the Audit Review Division of the Louisiana Department of Revenue, an auditor in the Field Audit Sales Tax Division, and revenue tax auditor in the Sales Tax Division of the Louisiana Department of Revenue. Ms. Parker received her B.S. in Business Education from the Louisiana State University Ourso College of Business and completed the CPA Preparatory Program at LSU.