Sales Tax Training Workshop
March 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pmFree
Donna-Marie Daday, Esq.
Donna is a Director in the East Region State and Local Tax Practice for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, dedicated to the Indirect Tax and Controversy practices, resident in the Philadelphia Office. She brings more than 27 years of experience as a state tax consultant, 21 of those with PricewaterhouseCoopers, primarily focusing on sales and use tax consulting and controversy and exempt organizations in Pennsylvania. In this capacity, Donna is involved in consulting with Fortune 500 organizations, non-profit organizations and privately held clients in matters including sales and use tax audit defense, overpayment analysis and recovery, process review, and traditional transactional consulting, including merger and acquisition due diligence review.
Prior to joining PwC, Donna spent five years at the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue, where she worked in both the Office of Chief Counsel and at the Board of Appeals. Following her time at the Department, Donna was an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Allentown during which she specialized in the area of local tax, including real estate, earned income and business privilege taxation. During her employment at the Department, Donna actively participated in the drafting of both statutory and regulatory language, including those regulations relating to the sales taxation of exempt organizations; help supply services, telecommunications and cigarette taxes. She has litigated matters before the Commonwealth Court as well as various Courts of Common Pleas in Pennsylvania.
Donna is a graduate of Gettysburg College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and the Dickinson School of Law where she earned her Juris Doctorate degree. Donna is frequently a speaker on matters concerning state and local tax for the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers, the National Association of Colleges and Universities Business Officers (“NACUBO”), the American Health Lawyers Association (“AHLA”) and the Council of State Taxation (“COST”).
Donna is an active member of the community having served as an elected school director for the Allentown School District, President of the Parkland Aquatic Club, Treasurer for the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, the Allentown Symphony and the Ballet Guild of Pennsylvania. Donna currently serves as the President Elect of the Hillside School board.