Subcommittee Hearing

Preserving and Protecting Family Business Legacies

Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight Date: Thursday, March 15, 2001 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Don Nickles (R - OK)
  2.  Kent Conrad (D - ND)


  1. Janet Lovell
    Clear Lake Independent Telephone Company
    Clear Lake , IA
  2. Thomas Lovell
    Clear Lake Independent Telephone Company
    Clear Lake , IA
  3. K.L. Bliss
    Bliss Livestock Company
    Sand Springs , MT
  4. Thomas Goodner
    Goodner's Supermarkets
    Duncan , OK
  5. John Sumption
    Sumption Farms Partnership
    Fredericks , SD
  6. William Gates, Sr.
    Responsible Wealth (A Non-Profit Corporation)
    Boston , MA
  7. Gary Robbins
    President of Fiscal Associates
    Institute for Policy Innovation
    Arlington , VA
  8. Wilbur Steger, Ph.D.
    President of Consad Research Corporation and Adjunct Professor of Policy Sciences
    The Heinz School, Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh , PA
  9. Howard Abrams
    Professor of Law, Emory University, Former Director Real Estate Tax Knowledge
    Emory University, Deloitte & Touche, LLP
    Atlanta , GA
  10. Stefan Tucker
    Partner, Former Chair
    Venable, Baetjer, Howard & Civiletti, LLP, American Bar Association, Section of Taxation
    Washington , DC

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