The Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) Taxation Section works to further the mutual interest of MSBA members concerned with the law relating to taxes through stimulating the interest of MSBA members and informing them in the law concerning Maryland and Federal taxation; studying proposed improvements and reforms in such laws through legislation and otherwise; and generally promoting the interests and welfare of Bar members and the public in the areas of taxation.

Through 2017, Sutherland SALT will be hosting a live videocast of the MSBA State Tax Study Group’s meetings from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Eastern in our Washington, DC office (700 Sixth Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC).

Following is the 2016-2017 MSBA State Tax Study Group schedule:

  • December 20, 2016
    Speaker Renee Nacrelli on “Recent and Pending Litigation; Maryland General Assembly Prognosis”
  • January 17, 2017
    Speaker Vince Guida Jr., Bill Hammond and Jeff Comen on “Update of Cases; Recent and Pending Legislation regarding SDAT”
  • February 21, 2017
    Speaker Michael Higgs on “SDAT Reorganization; Personal Property Tax Developments”
  • March 21, 2017
    Speaker Jay Mascus on “Comptroller Business Collections and Unclaimed Property Issues”
  • April 25, 2017
    Speaker Wally Eddelman and Sarah Dufresne on “Analysis of the Last Session of the Maryland General Assembly; Income Tax Developments”
  • May 16, 2017
    Speaker Chris Riley on “Pending and Enacted Maryland Legislation; Developments in the Maryland Comptroller’s Office”

Members attending are required to sign in and show a photo ID at the lobby security desk, as well as check in with our reception on the 7th floor.

For questions regarding the DC simulcast, please contact DeAndre Morrow at

For more information, please visit the MSBA webpage.