Tuition Information and Eligibility

COST's Intermediate/Advanced Income and Sales Tax Schools run concurrently. Both Schools offer a complete meeting package (room and board included) and four days of intensive and entertaining instruction in income or sales tax concepts and issues. The ideal attendee should have more than 3 years of experience in the subject area they are attending. The emphasis of each School is on the practical application of state tax concepts in a corporate environment.  The courses are taught using the case-study method and are intended to expose students to the knowledge and strategic insights of outside experts, along with the practical expertise of in-house practitioners. 

The COST Intermediate/Advanced School Course Tuition for full paying students includes:

  • A private, fully equipped hotel room for arriving on Sunday, May 17th and departing on Thursday, May 21st.
  • 4 full days of meals and snacks beginning with dinner on Sunday, May 17th and ending with lunch on Thursday, May 21st.
  • Comprehensive study and reference materials to use on an electronic tablet.  Please remember to bring a pad/phone/computer to use at the sessions.
  • 4 days of small group training by recognized leaders in the state and local tax field.
  • Evening Activities.
  • In-Room Internet (passcode will be given at hotel check-in on Sunday, May 17th).                   

The COST Intermediate/Advanced School Course Tuition for commuter paying students includes:

  • 4 full days of meals and snacks beginning with dinner on Sunday, May 17th and ending with lunch on Thursday, May 21st.
  • Comprehensive study and reference materials to use on an electronic tablet.  Please remember to bring a pad/phone/computer to use at the sessions.
  • 4 days of small group training by recognized leaders in the state and local tax field.
  • Evening Activities.
  • In-Room Internet (passcode will be given at hotel check-in on Sunday, May 17th).

Registration Fees

 

Registrations Received by April 30, 2020

Registrations Received After April 30, 2020

COST Members

$2575

$2675

COST Practitioner Partner

$2700

$2850

All Other Attendees

$2800

$3100

Commuter Attendees

$2050

$2200

Spouse/Guest who may be traveling with the School attendee may register with COST to attend all food events and evening activities (no sessions are included)

  $400

  $400