The Taxation Section encourages improvement and efficient administration of tax law and promotes the exchange of ideas among attorneys sharing a common interest in state and federal tax law.  The Section strives to keep its Members informed on current developments involving state and federal tax law through publications and seminars.

The Mississippi Department of Revenue just instituted a new Offer in Compromise program. Applications can be found at
Here is an article further explaining the intent and process. 

"Compromising Tax Debt in MS" - by Ashley May


Helpful links about tax law:
IRS Abusive Schemes

Taxation Section
2023-2024 Executive Committee

Will Janoush, Flowood
Barnes, Bailey & Janoush, PA
[email protected]
(601) 981-6336

Vice Chair
Mark M. Hosemann, Jackson
Butler Snow
[email protected]
(601) 985-4508

Matthew Henry, Clinton
MS Department of Revenue
[email protected]
(601) 923-7412

Past Chair
Payne Atkinson, Tupelo
Cadence Bank
[email protected]
(662) 680-2330

Member at Large (8/2021-7/2024)
Andrew V. Garner, Tupelo
Phelps Dunbar LLP
[email protected]
(662) 842-7907

Member at Large (8/2022-7/2025) 
Devin Lawrence Mills, Oxford
Edmondson Sage Allen PLLC
[email protected]
(662) 371-4110

Member at Large (8/2023-7/2026) 
Kyle Carpenter, Jackson
[email protected]