Continuing Education

Throughout the year we host engaging lectures, dynamic panels and seasoned experts from around the country who provide fresh insight on strategies to work with high net worth individuals and their families on how to maximize their charitable giving.

Our Professional Advisors Seminar is our signature event, which is co-hosted by SMU Dedman School of Law, and is held each May at our building. You can read more about this year's conference and find out how to contact us to be added to our mailing list for an invitation to next year’s event.

Recent seminar topics and speakers include:

  • 2016 Charity and the Tax Code, featuring Robert Keebler
  • 2015 — A Year to Help Your Clients Do What They Should Have Done in 2014
  • 2014  — Top Charitable and Estate Planning Ideas for the New 2014 Tax Environment, featuring Stacy Eastland
  • 2013  — New Horizons of Wealth & Philanthropy, featuring Paul Schervish
  • 2012   Trends and Implications in Estate and Charitable Planning, featuring Jonathan Ackerman
  • 2011   Works of Art and Collectibles: Tax Planning and Charitable Giving, featuring Ralph E. Lerner and Karen E. Carolan
  • 2010 Are you Ready to Navigate the Estate Law Changes? featuring Ronald D. Aucutt

Register here for the 2017 Professional Seminar featuring Nancy G. Henderson. It will take place on May 9, 2017 and the topic is "Planning and Administering Trusts with Carrot and Stick Provisions"

“Charitable and estate planning laws are changing as new developments arise during an election year in Washington. This seminar proved valuable to me and other advisors as we integrate philanthropy into our financial and estate planning practices.”
—J. Richard Joyner, Tolleson Wealth Management

Speaker Bob Keebler
2015 seminar speaker Robert Keebler

Angela WoodsonAngela Woodson
Advisor Relations Officer
214-750-4145
awoodson@cftexas.org

Contact me if you would like to learn more about our continuing education for professional advisors.

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