PATT MORRISON SCHEDULE
Monday, June 1, 2009
1:00 – 1:30
1:30 – 2:00
Seeds of Terror
Award winning journalist Gretchen Peters is here with the story of
Gretchen Peters: Author, Seeds of Terror, How Heroin is Bankrolling the Taliban and Al Qaeda
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2:00 – 2:30
VAT to the Future: Reforming the
Recognizable to anyone who has ever traveled abroad, the value added tax is the exotic, onerous-seeming sales tax that accompanies almost every purchase throughout
Michael Graetz, professor of law at
- Graetz served as a Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy and a special counsel in the Treasury Department under George H.W. Bush.
Len Burman, senior fellow at the Urban Institute & direct of the
- Burman has served as a Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Analysis at the Treasury Department from ’98 – ’00.
- Burman just testified in front of Congress on VAT scenarios, and he also helped House Democrats craft an unsuccessful 2007 plan to repeal the alternative minimum tax.
2:30 – 3:00