BAR BUSINESS Taxation Section Overview
Membership is open to everyone including lawyers, accountants, enrolled agents, trust officers, etc. The Section maintains two levels of membership: Regular membership for those who are admitted to the State Bar of California, and Associate membership for all others, such as lawyers admitted in other states. Joining the Section may be done through the Section’s website, or by contacting Ellen Louie, Taxation Section Administrative Assistant at the State Bar, at (415) 538-2549 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Taxation Section is led by an Executive Committee comprised of three officers and fifteen members. It is supported by the chairs of the Standing Committees; in addition, a select number of government representatives and leading tax practitioners serve as advisors. Please see the Taxation Section Leadership Directory, infra, for a listing of the individuals involved. The Executive Committee typically meets four times a year to attend to Taxation Section business. Applications for appointment in September are typically due the preceding January. For more information, please contact Betty Williams, Chair of the Section, at (916) 488-8501 or email@example.com.