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May 17
  • In-Person Event

NCSL Task Force on State and Local Taxation Meeting: Québec City

  • Friday, May 17, 2024
    9:00 AM ET
    • In-Person Event
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Please join us for the State and Local Tax Task Force spring meeting on Friday, May 17. The task force will meet to examine and discuss pertinent issues, including revisiting the foundation of income, sales and property taxes. The meeting will also feature a roundtable discussion to flesh out and identify task force priority issues that extend into 2025 and beyond. This meeting is open to all SALT participants.

This meeting is made possible through the generous support of NCSL Foundation Members. 


  • Co-Chair: Sen. Dina Neal, Nevada 
  • Co-Chair: Sen. Curt Bramble, Utah 
  • Vice Chair: Sen. Cristina Castro, Illinois 
  • Vice Chair: Rep. Jason Harper, New Mexico

7:30 – 8 a.m. 


An opportunity for informal conversations with your colleagues 

9 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome and Activity Report
9:30 a.m. – Noon Panel Discussions
Noon – 1 p.m.


An opportunity for informal conversations with your colleagues

1:15 – 5 p.m.

Panels and Policy Roundtable 

  • Further discussion of 2024 priorities
  • Identifying State-Federal Issues
5 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Join NCSL’s Executive Committee Reception

Hotel Booking Link

Rooms are being held at the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, located at 1 rue des Carrieres, Québec, QC G1R 4P5, Canada. The last day to receive this group rate is Wednesday, April 17, 2024.

Rooms may sell out before this date so make your reservations today!

Rates (single/double occupancy)*:

  • Fairmont $359 CAD / $269 USD 
  • Deluxe Courtyard $399 CAD / $298.97 USD 
  • Deluxe City View $439 CAD / $328.95 USD 
  • Deluxe River View $479 CAD / $359.92 USD

Booking within the NCSL group block includes the following in your reservation: 

  • Waived resort fee. 
  • Complimentary Wifi in guest rooms (must sign up for Accor rewards program). 
  • *The group rate does not include applicable taxes which currently total 18.5%. 

Participants traveling from the US may use either the Québec City Airport (YQB) or Montreal Airport (YUL) for their journey. A valid U.S. passport is required at the time of entry to Canada. 

Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB) to Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac  
(10.6 miles | 17 km) 

  • Taxi Service
    Driving from the Jean-Lesage Airport to Fairmont Le Château Frontenac takes approximately 20 minutes. Taxi services are available from the airport at a flat rate of $41.40 (day price) and $47.60 (night price, between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.). 

Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) to Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac  
(170 miles | 274 km) 

  • Train Service 
    Travelling by train from Montréal to Québec City with VIA Rail is another great way to travel. Seats are comfortable and Wi-Fi is available onboard. The trip takes about three and a half hours, departing from Montréal Central Station and arriving at Gare du Palais in downtown Québec City. Fares start at $30 one-way for economy class. 
  • Rental Car 
    The most popular, and fastest, driving route between Montréal and Québec City is highway 20. The journey, depending on traffic, can take about three hours. 
  • Bus Service 
    Travelling with Orléans Express bus lines between Montréal and Québec City is the best way to travel between the two cities if you are on a budget. The buses are comfortable, with Wi-Fi and electric outlets onboard. The journey takes about three hours and tickets start at around $25 one-way. Buses leave downtown Montréal every hour, from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. and arrive at Gare du Palais in downtown Québec City. 
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