Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) announced that the committee will hold a hearing on Tuesday, May 24 at 10 a.m. titled “Debt versus Equity: Corporate Integration Considerations,” to examine how corporate integration could make the Tax Code neutral in regards to financing with debt or with equity.  The following witnesses are scheduled to testify:

  • Mr. John Buckley 
    Former Chief Tax Counsel, Committee on Ways and Means United States House of Representatives
  • Ms. Jody K. Lurie
    CFA Vice President, Corporate Credit Analyst, Fixed Income Strategy and Research Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
  • Mr. John McDonald
    Partner, Baker & McKenzie LLP
  • Mr. Alvin C. Warren, Jr. 
    Ropes & Gray Professor of Law, Harvard Law School