Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (October 24, 2013)--The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) recently appointed Fort Lauderdale business aviation attorney Stewart Lapayowker as chair of the NBAA Tax Committee. He was previously vice chair. The announcement came at the annual NBAA Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“The NBAA does a great job bringing industry leaders together to learn about current issues,” said Lapayowker, founder of Stewart H. Lapayowker, P.A. “I look forward to continue working with the committee to navigate complex issues impacting business jet owners.”
The Tax Committee focuses on educating NBAA membership regarding evolving regulations and other issues affecting business aircraft owners and operators, including the impact of rulemaking from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations. The committee explores the implications of these rules and regulations and develops helpful resources for NBAA members.
About Stewart H. Lapayowker, P.A.: Based in Fort Lauderdale, FL, the law firm of Stewart H. Lapayowker, P.A. focuses its practice on business aviation transactions worldwide, throughout the United States, South America, the European Union, Asia and the Middle East. The firm regularly assists clients with a variety of matters related to aviation, including the sale, purchase, regulatory analysis, financing and management of corporate aircraft. The firm supports the Corporate Angel Network, Can’t Stomach Cancer and is a founding member of The Blue Wave Club to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For more information, visit www.businessaviationcounsel.com. You can also follow the firm on Twitter via @aircraftlawyer and you can become a fan on Facebook.
About NBAA: Based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The Association was founded in 1947 and represents more than 8,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Annual Meeting & Convention; the world's largest civil aviation trade show. For more information, visit: http://www.nbaa.org/