Paravano & Lehrer Address TEI Houston Chapter "Tax School"

News / May 7, 2009

Washington, D.C., partner Jeffrey Paravano, who serves as Firmwide Chair of Baker Hostetler's Tax Group, and associate John Lehrer addressed the 2009 Tax Executives Institute Houston Chapter "Tax School" on May 7, 2009.

During the presentation, "Federal Tax Outlook and Recent Legislation," Paravano discussed President Obama's Tax Plan and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, and Lehrer discussed recent legislative developments and IRS guidance regarding troubled companies including section 108(i) of the Internal Revenue Code dealing with the discharge of indebtedness income deferral election as well as section 382 of the Internal Revenue Code.