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Professor Samuel A. Donaldson Is the Deryl F. Hamann Keynote Presenter for 2024

Samuel A Donaldson

Professor Samuel A. Donaldson, Georgia State University College of Law, will present two timely tax and estate planning topics on Friday morning, December 6:

8:00 – 9:30: Life Changing Magic of Grantor Trusts
9:45 – 10:45:  Income Tax Aspects of FLPs

He is a nationally recognized speaker on federal taxation and estate planning at professional conferences and continuing education seminars.  Professor Donaldson is an Academic Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). 

An amateur crossword constructor, Professor Donaldson’s puzzles have been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal and other media outlets.

A complete bio may be found at

The Institute

The Great Plains Federal Tax Institute is a continuing education conference for attorneysCPAslife insurance and other tax professionals. Each year, the Institute assembles subject matter experts from the around nation.

2024 Institute

Dec. 5-6, 2024
​​​​​​​Embassy Suites - Downtown/Old Market
555 South 10th Street
Omaha, Nebraska

2025 Institute

Dec. 4-5, 2025
​​​​​​​Embassy Suites - Downtown/Old Market
555 South 10th Street
Omaha, Nebraska

2024 Exhibitors