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                                                           Please describe the position(s) for which you will inter-
                             TARE                          view (e.g. corporate tax, tr usts & estates, etc.):
                                                                                                                                 TAX ATTORNEY
                                                           Please describe your hiring criteria for applicants:
             Thursday, February 22, 2007
       St. Gregory Luxury Hotel & Suites                                                                                       RECRUITING EVENT
   2033 M Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036               Number of schedules
                        Interview Length:

                     Registration Form
                                                               20 minutes (20 students per schedule)
                                                               30 minutes (13 students per schedule)                                              TARE
Please complete and return this form with your             Unless otherwise requested, interviews will begin at
registration fee for $300.00 per schedule made             9:00 a.m. and end at 5:30 p.m. Please indicate any
payable to “Boston University Law School” by               special requests for start and/or end time:
Wednesday, January 17, 2007.
                                                           Are you willing to have eventual open slots in your
                                                                                                                               Interview Highly Quali ed
Employer Information
                                                           schedule filled through an open slot process?
                                                              YES               NO                                             LL.M. in Taxation Students
Name of Organization                                       Fees
                                                           Law Firm/Corporation . . . . . . $ 300.00 (per schedule)
Address                                                    Government/Public Interest . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 200.00
                                                           Each Additional Interview Schedule . . . . . . . $ 300.00
                                                           Resume Collection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .FREE
City                          State        Zip
Office Size                   Firm Size                    Total Registration Fee Enclosed . . . . . . . . $
Website                                                    (Fee includes cost of interview room)
(If you do not have a website, please enclose three cop-   Nondiscrimination Policy: Boston University, University
ies of your organizational description.)                   of Florida, and Northwestern University are committed
Federal Express #                                          to a policy against discrimination in employment                         Thursday, February 22, 2007
Hiring Contact                                             based on gender, sexual orientation, marital or paren-
Telephone Number                                           tal status, race, color, religion, national origin, age or
Interview Specifications:                                                                                                           St. Gregory Luxury Hotel & Suites
                                                           handicap. I agree to participate in the Tax Attorney
    YES, our organization will participate in the          Recruiting Event in accordance with this policy.                         Washington, D.C.
Tax Attorney Recruiting Event (please complete all
information below).                                        (Signature)
    NO, we cannot attend; however, we would like
to receive resumes (please complete all relevant           (Position)
information below).
Locations of ALL offices for which you will interview      (Date)

                                                           Mail to:      Sabrina Halloran, LL.M. Manager
                                                                           Career Development Office
                                                                         Boston University School of Law                                                L A W
Will these offices interview independently?                                765 Commonwealth Avenue
    YES (please complete a registration form for                               Boston, MA 02215                                                Northwestern Law
each office)                                                                  Tel.: (617) 353-3147
    NO                                                                        Fax: (617) 353-2547
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            elcome to the first annual, Tax Attorney Re-      The LL.M. in Taxation has been offered for over 30 years,        loyal and successful alumni in a diverse range of careers
            cruiting Event (TARE). This year, the LL.M. in    and more than 1,900 students have earned their LL.M. in          including practicing tax lawyers at top law firms, law clerks
           Taxation programs at Boston University             Taxation from UF since it began in 1974. To meet increas-        at the U.S. Tax Court, positions with the Office of Chief
          School of Law, Northwestern University School       ing demand for international expertise, the tax program          Counsel for the I.R.S., and positions at accounting and
of Law, and University of Florida Levin College of Law        began offering an LL.M. in International Taxation in 2005.       consulting firms.
have joined together to offer prospective employers a                                                                          Academic Requirements and Curriculum: The LL.M. Tax
group of highly qualified candidates from which to re-        Students and Graduates:
                                                              •Graduate Tax students come from law schools and states          curriculum requires a solid foundation in the four princi-
cruit. We will hold the program on Thursday, February                                                                          pal areas of tax law — corporate taxation, partnership
                                                              throughout the nation, and from many foreign countries.
22, 2007 in Washington, D.C.                                                                                                   taxation, international taxation, and the taxation of prop-
                                                              They have outstanding academic credentials. UF tax alumni
We believe that as employers in this specialized practice     are known for their quality in law firms and government          erty transactions. Beyond the required courses, students
field, you should be offered the opportunity to interview a   agencies, international accounting firms, corporations and       are free to design their own program of study from
variety of candidates, including 2006 graduates and           often as tax professors at other law schools.                    approximately 20 different tax electives.
Class of 2007 candidates, who are interested in a range       •Many have had law practice or other work experience be-         Recruiting Information: Please direct inquiries to the
of opportunities in multiple geographic locations. We are     fore entering the program, and most have graduated in the        Associate Director for the LL.M. in Taxation Program
confident that the TARE program will allow you to effi-       top quarter of their respective law school classes.              at (312)503-2867 or visit our website at
ciently meet your recruitment needs.                          •Graduates are employed in every state in the nation by law
                                                              firms, accounting firms, industry and government, and a
                                                              number teach at U.S. law schools.
                                                              Academic Requirements and Curriculum:
When: Thursday, February 22, 2007                             •UF’s renowned Graduate Tax faculty are authors of some
Where: The TARE will be held at St. Gregory Luxury Hotel      of the most widely used textbooks and treatises, and lecture
& Suites, 2033 M Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036.          at numerous conferences and institutes in the United                                     States and abroad. They have been leaders in professional
                                                              organizations and consultants for the Internal Revenue           The Boston University School of Law Graduate Tax Pro-
Employer Accommodation: Employers who wish to stay
overnight before or after the TARE event will be responsi-    Service and other major public and private entities.             gram, established in 1959, was one of the first of its kind
ble for making their own reservations. They will receive a    •Students study a broad range of topics, concentrate on          in the nation — and continues to be one of the best. The
discounted room rate of $199 for deluxe rooms; $219           particular interests, debate major issues of tax policy and      program is also one of the largest in the country with 116
for suites.                                                   study the fine detail of recent tax legislation.                 students from throughout the United States and 10 other
                                                              •The Graduate Tax Program’s annual “Ethics in Taxation”          countries.
Employer Pre-Screening: Employers will have an opportu-
                                                              workshop allows students to explore ethical dilemmas with        Students and Graduates: The program’s students include
nity to pre-screen résumés and select candidates with
                                                              leading tax practitioners.                                       both recent graduates of U.S. law schools as well as sea-
whom they wish to interview.
                                                              •Since its inception in 1993, the Florida Tax Review, an         soned attorneys from both private and public sectors.
Interview Schedule: A preliminary schedule will be faxed      innovative law review publishing articles on significant is-
to you on February 15, 2007, and final schedules will be                                                                       International students comprise a small but growing per-
                                                              sues of tax law and policy, has become one of the premier        centage of the student body. Most program graduates
available at employer check-in on the morning of the          tax journals in the country.
program. Interviews will be conducted on a 20- or 30-                                                                          are engaged in private practice at law and accounting
minute schedule (your choice) from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.     Recruiting Information:                                          firms, but several work for government agencies and
with scheduled morning, afternoon, and lunch breaks.          Please direct inquiries to the Center for Career Services at     corporate law departments.
                                                              (352) 273-0860 or visit our website at          Curriculum and Degree Requirements: The curriculum
                                                                                                                               offers a balance between tax law theory and practical
PARTICIPANTS                                                                                                                   application. Students have access to a curriculum that is
                                                                                                                               truly enviable in its breadth and depth, making it possible
                                                                        L A W
                                                                                 Northwestern University                       to select from over 35 challenging courses and gain expo-
                                                                                 School of Law                                 sure to all areas of tax, or to concentrate on courses in a
                                                                                                                               particular practice area such as business organizations
                                                              Northwestern Law established the Tax Program in 2002.            and transactions; individual, family, and estate tax; or
Graduate Tax is the college’s premier signature program.      It has been recognized as a leader in the field, preparing                                     s
                                                                                                                               international tax. The professors at BU Law are a nation-
It is widely recognized by tax scholars and practitioners     students for the practice of tax law in today’s rapidly chang-   ally recognized mix of full-time tax scholars and distin-
nationwide as one of the best, and consistently ranks         ing business environment.                                        guished law practitioners drawn from law and tax consult-
in the top two in U.S. News and World Report’s annual         Students and Graduates: We retain a small class size at          ing firms throughout New England as well as from federal
ranking of tax faculty. The program boasts both size —        Northwestern to enhance the experience of students partici-      and state government revenue departments.
more than 100 students are enrolled — and quality, since      pating in this program. In the Class of 2007 there are 34        Recruiting Information: Please direct inquiries to the
the school’s large full-time tax faculty allows for small
                                                              full-time students and 10 part-time students. Despite our        Career Development Office at (617) 353-3141 or visit
class sizes and individualized attention.                     relatively recent inception, the Tax Program has many            our website at

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