Tax Section

July 22, 2014
Taxes Paid Twice: INDOT Policy to Sue for Property Damages in Question

Taxes go toward maintaining public roadways, so why is INDOT suing for damages to state property? One trucking company's case has brought the question to light.

July 21, 2014
IRS Letter: How to Obtain Tax Refunds for Same-Sex Spousal Health Coverage

The IRS issued a letter that outlines steps for taxpayers to take to obtain a refund for taxes paid on the value of employer-sponsored health coverage for a same-sex spouse.

July 18, 2014
Tax Law Takes Spotlight in Defining Closely Held Corporations

The Supreme Court relied on a tax law definition when considering closely held corporations in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby.

July 8, 2014
Sugary Drink Tax Proposed in Two California Cities

San Francisco and Berkeley have proposed taxes on sugary drinks. While other taxes have failed, those in the bay area are hopeful that this time will be different.

June 27, 2014
Upcoming CLE: A Dash of SALT- The 2014 IndyBar State & Local Tax Mid-Year Review

Join Brent Auberry in a sixty minute dash through 2014 SALT developments in Indiana property, sales and use, income and other tax matters.

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The purpose of the IndyBar Tax Section is to promote the objects of the Association within the field of taxation, with emphasis on continuing the legal education of the members of the Association in the field of taxation and on studying and making recommendations with respect to tax legislation.
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A Message from the Section Chair

William Graff

“Welcome to the Tax Section of the Indianapolis Bar Association. The purpose of this Section is to promote the mission of the IndyBar within the field of taxation. We emphasize remaining current and up to date through continuing legal education for members of the IndyBar. The Tax Section organizes programs and events aimed at informing practitioners of developments in the law concerning Indiana and Federal taxation and encouraging the formation of beneficial professional relationships among its members. The membership of the Tax Section is diverse and touches all areas of the tax law, including Federal, state and local individual and business taxation, estate tax planning and employee benefits taxation. The Tax Section Committee continually strives to develop and host CLE programs that appeal to the varying interests of its members. I encourage you to get involved with our committee and would love to hear program ideas or any suggestions from you. ”

William Graff- 2014 Tax Section Chair - Katz Sapper & Miller

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