Standard of Excellence


Information Content

o    Provides accurate summary of the law

o    Assumes no extensive knowledge of tax law

o    Introductory/overview & conclusion slide included


Power Point Slides

o    Easy to follow

o    Includes graphics

o    Avoids excessive use of bullet points and lists

o    Does NOT contain everything the audiences should learn (speaker should add to presentation)


Presentation Skills

o    Presenters will have appropriate dress (business casual, at a minimum).

o    Presenters will speak slowly and clearly and will NOT simply read the slides.

o    Each group member will present—good transitions between speakers expected