Events slashFair Tax Policy Forum


3nd Annual Fair Tax Policy Forum:
Tele-Conference Event

August 1, 2013
This event is passed. The next Fair Tax Policy Forum will be held in August 2014.

NPA's 3nd annual Fair Tax Policy Forum is an exclusive NPA member benefit event. This two-part call focuses on major policy issues facing the parking industry.

NPA members are welcome to join us for one or both of the topic discussions. This event is a complimentary NPA member benefit.

If you're an NPA member and would like to attend, contact Megan Nash for an invitation.

Tax Policy Forum Schedule:

Fair Tax Policy Forum, Zoning & Parking Taxes, How to Fight for Fair Taxes, 1-2 p.m.

Speaker: Vince Petraro, Vincent L. Petraro, PLLC
Chief Lobbyist & Legal Counsel Metropolitan Parking Association (NYC)

Vince Petraro, an attorney and chief lobbyist for the Metropolitan Parking Association (MPA), shares his strategies & insights on successfully defeating NYC's zoning rules detrimental to the parking industry--an eight year battle. In 2008, MPA and NPA members defeated a NYC effort to raise parking taxes.

NPA & U.S. Chamber Battle FASB/IASB Lease Accounting Reform, Timeline, 2-3 p.m.

Speaker: Tom Quaadman, Vice President of Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness (CCMC), U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Tom Quaadman is the vice president of the U.S. Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness. The Center advocates legal and regulatory policies for the U.S. capital markets to advance the protection of investors and promote capital formation. Quaadman will update attendees on the current FASB/IASB proposed lease accounting rules and progress in reform that is more favorable to business and what it means to you.