Fiscal Leaders Seminar December 2015

Dec. 3-4, 2015 | New Orleans

a collage of photos The Fiscal Leaders Seminar is NCSL's premier meeting on state budget and tax issues. The seminar will provide state legislators and senior legislative staff with the latest information to address state fiscal challenges. Meeting topics will include a US. economic outlook, state and federal budget updates, the "Cadillac Tax," economic impacts of legal immigration, higher education funding, changes in GASB requirements and how states are adapting to demographic changes in their tax base.

This meeting is made possible through the generous support of The Pew Charitable Trusts.


Registration Information Registration is free

NCSL will provide a limited number of stipends to cover coach airfare (up to $450), two nights of lodging at the JW Marriott New Orleans, and four meals as part of the meeting.

Registration Deadline

The registration deadline is Oct. 27.

Online Registration 


Please notify Laurel Stiegler by Nov. 19 if you need to cancel your registration.

Hotel Information

Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at:
JW Marriott New Orleans
614 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130| Tel: 1-504-525-6500

We ask individuals accepting stipends to attend the entire meeting. We will make a hotel reservation for you for the nights of Wednesday, Dec. 2 and Thursday, Dec. 3. NCSL will directly pay for two nights of your hotel stay.

Travel Information

Travel InformationNCSL provides financial support to cover the cost of coach air travel up to $450. Please do not book your travel on your own. 

Please contact the NCSL Travel Desk at Christopherson Travel
800-825-3283 (7 a.m. to 6 p.m. MDT) or 303-694-4344 to have your flight directly billed to NCSL. 

Please indicate that you have registered for the NCSL Fiscal Leaders Seminar and need to book travel. They will assist you in finding a flight that meets your needs and schedule. 


Special Needs
To ensure full participation and accessibility for all meeting attendees, please notify Laurel Stiegler at 303-856-1649 of any special accommodations you may require.