Institute Conferences

TEI hosts two 3-day conferences that offer sessions on a variety of tax subjects. TEI’s Midyear Conference is held each spring in Washington, D.C. The Annual Conference is held in the fall in various cities across the U.S. and Canada.

73rd Annual Conference - October 29-31, 2018 - San Diego, CA

TEI's 73rd Annual Conference will be held from Monday, October 29 - Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at the San Diego Hilton Bayfront Hotel in San Diego, California.

A preliminary program will be available for download shortly.


Online registration is now open.  Be sure to take advantage of our early registration discounts until October 1, 2018.


If you are having trouble registering online, click here for a downloadable registration form that you can fax to 202.638.5607 or scan and email to  View a weekly list of registrants.


TEI has secured a block of sleeping rooms at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel in San Diego at the discounted rate of $275/night (single/double) + tax.  Reservations should be made by via our secure reservations link. Click HERE for Online Reservations TEI's room block is limited and may sell out.  Additionally TEI's room block releases back to the hotel on October 6, 2018 for re-sale to the general public. If TEI's block sells out or after October 6th prevailing hotel room rates will apply. Please make your reservations today.

** TEI does not subcontract room block management to third parties.  If you receive an email or other communication from a third-party housing services company claiming affiliation with TEI, it should be ignored and deleted. **

CPE/CLE Credits

This conference will offer 17.0 CPE credits (based on 50-min hour) and 14.5 credits (based on a 60-min hour). There will also be 1.0 Ethics credits offered.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be made in writing by 4:00 pm ET on October 8, and will be subject to an administrative service charge of $75 (U.S.); for cancellations after October 8 (the date handout materials become available) and before October 15, the charge will be $200. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after October 15 and for no-shows. To cancel, please email your request to In the event of cancellation or over-subscription of the conference, TEI’s liability is limited to the return of the registration fee.