November 2023

Will Tax Geeks Be Replaced with AI? Tax Attorney Speaks on Panel


Sideman & Bancroft tax attorneyTravis Thompson, will be speaking at the 39th Annual Tax Executives InstituteSan Jose State University High Tech Tax Institute at the Crowne Plaza Cabana in Palo Alto. Thompson will join industry professionals, including Howard Schneck, President of the Silicon Valley TEI Chapter, on the panel “Will Tax Geeks Be Replaced with AI?”

This panel will delve into the ways in which businesses and tax professionals are harnessing the power of artificial intelligence in the realm of taxation. The discussion will highlight the practical applications of AI in tax research, data analytics, and the process of crafting tax-related content. It will also address the critical cautions and considerations that must be exercised when dealing with AI, touching upon issues such as potential biases, errors, misuse of intellectual property, and even the impact on job interviews.

Furthermore, the panel will examine the evolving landscape of skills required to thrive in a world where AI plays an increasingly integral role in taxation.