Choice And Structuring After Margin Tax And Texas Business Organizations Code

Thursday, May 1, 2008 - 01:00

Texas Bar CLE will present Choice and Structuring of Entities After Margin Tax First Filing Season and Texas Business Organizations Code. The seminar will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa, San Antonio, on Friday, May 23 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.

The course director is Byron F. Egan, Jackson Walker L.L.P.Other speakers include: Michael K. Pierce, Thompson & Knight L.L.P. and Prof. Elizabeth S. Miller, Baylor University School of Law.

The margin tax was enacted in 2006, amended in 2007, and the first margin tax returns are due May 15, 2008.Recent experience has caused many to reconsider the form of business entity best for their operations. This seminar will examine the factors in choosing and structuring the proper entity and will explore: the choice of entity; tax overview including the margin tax; corporation, partnership and limited liability company structuring and opt-in decisions; liability of owners; indemnification and limitation of liability; winding up and dissolution of entities; where to organize - Delaware or Nevada?, and how to decide what entity and law to use.

For details on registration fees and available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register call (800) 204-2222 or visit