Viva Hammer’s speech on how to make tax reform happen at the Tax Institute’s major virtual conference ‘The Tax Summit Project Reform‘ on November 25, 2020. Viva spoke about her work on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, P.L. 115-97, while she was at the Joint Committee on Taxation, including work on the GILTI, BEAT, and FDII, as well as preparatory work on MODA, The Modernization of Derivatives Tax Act.
Panelists included: Dr Julianne Jaques, CTA Senior Counsel at the Victorian Bar, who moderated the panel Former Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rt Hon Sir Bill English, who led New Zealand’s most significant tax reform since 1987. Shadow Assistant Minister for Treasury and Charities, the Hon. Dr Andrew Leigh MP NSW Treasurer, the Hon. Dominic Perrottet MP, who has plans for reform to payroll taxes and stamp duty in his Budget.