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Sales Tax Update: What the June 2018 Supreme Court Ruling Means for Your Sales/Use Tax Obligations

The U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair on June 21, 2018. This case overturned a 1992 Supreme Court decision in which the physical presence sales tax nexus standard was established.

How will the decision impact manufacturers' sales tax obligation?  On October 9, Steve Schueppert, Brown Smith Wallace Audit Partner in Charge and Manufacturing Industry Group Leader, will host a roundtable discussion featuring:

  • Bernard Ottenlips, State and Local Tax Principal, Brown Smith Wallace
  • Amy Jackson, State and Local Tax Manager, Brown Smith Wallace
  • Matt Landwehr, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP
  • Janette Lohman, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP

The panelists will explore:

  • A summary of the Wayfair court case decision
  • How the decision impacts online sales tax collection
  • What the potential impacts to manufacturers, distributors and retailers will be

This event qualifies for one credit hour of Continuing Professional Education (CPE). 

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Brown Smith Wallace
CityPlace 6

7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Presentation and Discussion

Free to attend, but registration is required and seating is limited.
Please submit the form below to register.

CPE Information
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Time: 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM CT
Location: Brown Smith Wallace
Address: 6 CityPlace Drive, St. Louis, MO 63141
Host/CPE Sponsor: Brown Smith Wallace LLP –
Delivery Method: Group Live
CPE Credits Earned: 1.0 total credit based on 50-minute hour
Fees/Costs: Free
Program Level: Overview
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Who Should Attend: Manufacturing industry professionals
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Program Instructor(s):
Bernie Ottenlips, CMI - Tax Principal - Brown Smith Wallace
Amy Jackson, JD - Tax Manager - Brown Smith Wallace
Matt Landwehr, JD - Partner - Thompson Coburn LLP
Janette Lohman, JD - Partner - Thompson Coburn LLP

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For more information regarding program cancellation policies please contact our offices at (314) 983-1200. Ask to speak with our Human Resources department.

Event Information

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7:30 - 9:00 am
Event Type
Live Event



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