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Roger Denny Quoted in USA Today on Effects of Tax Bill for Collegiate Athletic Departments

Spencer Fane LLP Partner Roger Denny was recently quoted in USA Today in an article about the new tax bill’s impacts on college sports. Some provisions in the bill could potentially cause increases in cost of coaches’ compensation, a possible decrease of donor contributions, and other related consequences.

Colleges are already looking at their options to get around provisions in the new tax bill. In the article, Roger explains that “our athletic director/university clients are certainly asking about this and other issues in the bill, and we’ve been asked to start to consider ways to mitigate the effects of the tax.” Read the full article here.

Roger Denny is trusted by athletic directors, athletic departments and coaches throughout the sports industry, providing trusted guidance in successfully navigating complex business, legal and regulatory issues associated with crucial hiring decisions. Roger focuses on helping accurately evaluate a coach’s true impact on an athletic program, providing the intel and analysis needed to make the most prudent decisions possible.