May 13, 2024

NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs Hosts the 2024 Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference in Washington, DC, on June 6-7

NEW YORK, May 13, 2024—The NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business will host the 2024 Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC, from June 6 to 7.

Attendees engage in two full days of advanced-level learning designed for accountants, attorneys, and tax and real estate professionals involved in the planning and transactional work related to partnership and real estate taxation. This year’s speaker line-up features nationally recognized experts who will guide participants through in-depth sessions and discussions that cover today’s most advanced tax issues and present action plans that can be put into practice immediately.

Some of this year’s sessions and industry guests include:

Thursday, June 6, 2024

  • Complexity & Planning: The Grouping & Aggregation Rules Under Sections 469, 1411, 199A & 465
    • Paul H. Wilner, CPA, Advisor, Grossberg Company, Bethesda, MD 
  • Dealer v. Investor: Concepts & Planning
    • Peter J. Genz, Esq., Retired Partner, King & Spalding, Atlanta, GA 
  • Hot Topics in Like–Kind Exchanges
    • Glenn M. Johnson, Esq., Principal, EY, Washington, DC
    • Robert D. Schachat, Esq., Managing Director, BDO USA, Washington, DC 
  • Concepts & Context in Partnership Capital Shifts
    • Brian J. O’Connor, Esq., Partner, Venable, Washington, DC
    • Stephen R. Schneider, Esq., Partner, Hogan Lovells, Washington, DC 
  • Leasing Property in a Troubled Real Estate Environment
    • Glenn M. Johnson, Esq., Principal, EY, Washington, DC
    • Kate Abdoo, Esq., Principal, Washington National Tax, RSM US, Washington, DC 
  • Troubled Business Workouts
    • James B. Sowell, Esq., Principal, KPMG, Washington, DC

Friday, June 7, 2024

  • Creative Deal Structures
    • Andrea M. Whiteway, Esq., Principal, EY, Washington, DC
  • Update on Recent & Pending Developments from the Government Perspective
    • Richard G. Blumenreich, Esq., Special Counsel to Associate Chief Counsel (Passthroughs and Special Industries), Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC
  • Tax Incentives including the Inflation Reduction Act, Section 179D, & Opportunity Zones
    • Julanne Allen, Esq., Principal, PwC US Tax, Washington, DC
  • Creative Planning for Cross-Border Real Estate Investment
    • David Friedline, Esq., Partner, Deloitte Tax, New York, NY
    • Michael Hirschfield, Esq., Managing Director, Andersen Tax, New York, NY
  • Planning for Partnership Continuity in Restructuring Transactions
    • Megan Stoner, Esq., Managing Director, BDO USA, Potomac, MD

In addition to the conference, NYU SPS will host a networking reception on Thursday, June 6, at 5:00 p.m., where attendees can enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, as well as meet and network with our distinguished speakers, fellow tax practitioners, and industry executives from across the country.

Sponsors for this year’s NYU SPS Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference include:

  • Program Sponsor: EY & Grossberg Company
  • Gold Sponsor: MR Valuations
  • Silver Sponsor: Deloitte Tax

View the current agenda for the 2024 Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference.

For information on becoming a Tax Conference Sponsor or exhibiting at the Conferences, please contact Kathleen Costello at (212) 992-3320 or

If you are a member of the media who would like to report on the sessions, please contact Michael DeMeo at

About the NYU SPS Department of Finance and Taxation Program
The NYU SPS Department of Finance and Taxation Program has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in New York. The NYU School of Professional Studies Department of Finance and Taxation Program is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.

About the NYU School of Professional Studies
Established in 1934, NYU SPS is an internationally recognized university that offers diverse students access and opportunity to practical, real-world preparation to thrive in their careers while building the next generation of industry leaders ready to embrace tomorrow’s innovations and challenges and lead change in global workplaces.

The NYU SPS global community is made up of industry professionals, doers, and trailblazers shaping the future of industries, positioning the School as an idea incubator center for various fields, including real estate, hospitality, global affairs, sports business, integrated marketing, HR, professional writing and more.

Today, NYU SPS offers one of the most diverse portfolios of educational offerings at NYU, including graduate degrees, bachelor’s degrees for traditional and degree completion students, associate degrees, continuing education courses, and certificate programs.

NYU SPS is the host of some of the largest and most in-demand industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; the Jonathan M. Tisch Center’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, Annual NYU Tax Conferences, and the NYU Coaching and Technology Summit, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a distinguishing factor in the education that it provides.


Michael DeMeo