“LISI constantly strives to expand the services we make available to our members. For the first time, LISI is providing a PowerPoint deck developed by long-time LISI commentator Jeff Scroggin titled “The Looming Possibility of Tax Reform.” The slides are provided in an open format that allows members to add, change, update or delete the materials. Included in the materials are detailed and informative notes to provide insights to the presentations.  

John J. “Jeff” Scroggin holds a B.S.B.A. (accounting), J.D. and LL.M (tax) from the University of Florida and serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Law Center Association at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. He is a founding member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Florida Tax Institute. Jeff was Founding Editor of the NAEPC Journal of Estate and Tax Planning from 2006-2011 and served on the NAEPC Board of Directors from 2002 to 2010. Jeff is the author of over 260 published articles on tax, business and estate planning issues and is a nationally recognized speaker. Jeff has been quoted extensively in the media, including in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes magazine, the New York Times, Fortune magazine, Kiplinger’s, Money, Smart Money, the New York Times International Herald Tribune, the Chicago Tribune, the South China Post, the LA Times, and the Miami Herald.


On September 27th the United Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code (the Plan”) was released. Since the Plan was released there has been continuous speculation and disagreement about the final terms of any tax reform. The mainstream media has offered wide (and often divergent) projections on the final provisions of the Plan, the impact of the Plan on taxpayers and the […]