Today's Taxes

When:  Apr 3, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Chicago Chapter

Please join us for a technical meeting on Tuesday, April 3rd with Carol S. Portman, President of the Taxpayers’ Federation of Illinois (TFI).

Event: Technical Presentation: Today's Taxes

Speaker: Carol S. Portman, President of Taxpayers Federation of Illinois

Date: April 3rd, 2018

Time: 5:30PM networking, 6PM to 7PM presentation

Location: 1 N. Franklin St, Suite #1200, Chicago, IL, 60606

Free attendance for first 25 to RSVP (RSVP to, $20 per person after that.

Food provided by: Corner Bakery

Prior to joining TFI in the fall of 2012, Carol was Assistant General Counsel – Tax with Sears Holdings Corporation for 12 years, where she was responsible for providing legal support on all state and local tax matters nationwide.  Ms. Portman held similar in-house corporate tax counsel positions with Ameritech (now AT&T) and Waste Management Corporation.  Her first legal experience in the state and local tax area was in the Chicago office of McDermott, Will & Emery.  A former chair of TFI, Ms. Portman served on the Board of Trustees from 2000 - 2012, and the Executive Committee from 2002 - 2012.  Originally from Sullivan, Illinois, Carol’s first exposure to Illinois government and fiscal policy came at an early age—her father, Charles W. Shuman, was a delegate to the 1970 Illinois Constitutional Convention and her grandfather, Charles B. Shuman, was president of the Illinois Farm Bureau and the America Farm Bureau Federation.  She is a 1984 graduate of the University of Illinois and received her law degree in 1987 from the University of Michigan Law School.


We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.


The Law Offices of Boodell & Domanskis, LLC
1 N. Franklin St, Suite #1200
Chicago, IL 60606


Jim Wilber