The R&D Tax Credit in the New Economy

2nd Annual Tax Policy & Practice Symposium
February 15 - 16, 2001
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington DC
Program Managers: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Miller & Chevalier


  • Robin D. Beran

    Director - Corporate Tax Assistant Treasurer
    Caterpillar, Inc.
  • David Bernard

    Research Credit Issues Specialist
    Internal Revenue Service
  • R. Randall Capps

    Corporate Tax Director and General Tax Counsel
    EDS/Electronic Data Systems Corporation
  • Christine Ellison

    Branch Chief Office of Chief Counsel Passthroughs and Special Industries
    Internal Revenue Service
  • John Fast

    Director of Tax Services
    J.D. Edwards & Company
  • Lawrence Gibbs

    Partner (Former Commissioner Internal Revenue Service)
    Miller & Chevalier, Chartered
  • Michael Goldbas

    Senior Manager - Tax Services
    Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Richard Goldberg

    Senior Vice President
    SalomonSmithBarney, Inc.
  • Bronwyn Hall

    Associate Professor of Economics
    University of California, Berkeley
  • John Harrington

    Majority Tax Counsel Committee on Ways and Means
    U.S. House of Representatives
  • David Hudson

    Ernst & Young LLP
  • Keith Jones

    Director, Field Specialists Large and Mid-Size Business Division
    Internal Revenue Service
  • Kenneth R. Kay

    Infotech Strategies
  • Kenneth J. Kies

    Managing Partner
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Dan Kostenbauder

    General Tax Counsel
    Hewlett-Packard Company
  • Larry R. Langdon

    Commissioner Large and Mid-Size Business Division
    Internal Revenue Service
  • Deborah Lange

    Vice President - Taxation
    Oracle Corporation
  • Harve Lewis

    Senior Legal Counsel Large and Mid-Size Business Division
    Internal Revenue Service
  • Joseph O. Luby, Jr.

    Assistant General Tax Counsel
    Exxon Mobil Corporation
  • The Honorable Robert T. Matsui

    U.S. House of Representatives
  • Mark McConaghy

    Managing Partner
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Peter R. Merrill

    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • John Monaco

    Managing Director
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Walter Moore

    Vice President
    Genentech, Inc.
  • Annette Nellen

    Professor, Accounting & Finance
    San Jose State University
  • Christopher J. Ohmes

    Tax Specialist Office of Tax Legislative Counsel
    Department of the Treasury
  • Paul W. Oosterhuis

    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Lindy Paull

    Chief of Staff
    Joint Committee on Taxation
  • Gerald Reese

    Director, Pre-Filing and Technical Guidance Large and Mid-Size Business Division
    Internal Revenue Service
  • Michael P. Reilly

    Vice President, Taxation
    Johnson & Johnson
  • William J. Sample

    Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Tax
    Microsoft Corporation
  • James R. Shanahan, Jr.

    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Michael Solomon

    Ivins, Phillips & Barker, Chartered
  • Patricia J. Sweeney

    Miller & Chevalier, Chartered
  • Mark Weinberger

    Ernst & Young LLP
  • Roger D. Wheeler

    Chief Tax Officer
    General Motors Corporation
  • Alexander Zakupowsky, Jr.

    Miller & Chevalier, Chartered