VISA Headquarters
900 Metro Center Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404


Registration for the Tech Companies Workshop can be done online at any time or, in-person, from 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 16th and concludes at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 17th.

COST’s 2023 SALT Workshop for the Tech Industrywill cover the key state and local tax issues that technology companies are facing. It is for someone with all levels of state and local tax experience. No advance preparation is needed. Only employees of COST member and non-COST member companies are invited to attend.

Registration Fees:  


Before August 1, 2023

After August 1, 2023

COST Industry Member



Non-COST Industry Member



Cancellation Fees:

A $50 cancellation fee will be imposed for cancellations received on or before August 1, 2023; cancellations after August 1st will not be refunded.

For complaints and special refund policies you can contact Karen Galdamez ([email protected]), 202.484.5220.

Nearby Hotels:

Hotel reservations are not included with the registration fee and COST does not have a negotiated room rate at any of the properties. Below are a few nearby hotels. Ask for the Visa Corporate Rate when making your reservation.

Continuing Education:

COST will assist you in applying for Continuing Education credit for the COST 2023 SALT Workshop for Technology Companies. COST is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.


August's average high in Burlingame is in the low 70’s and the average low is in the high 50’s. Dress for the conference is business casual.  We encourage you to bring a sweater or jacket to the meeting as the meeting rooms tend to be on the cooler side.


By registering for COST’s conferences, workshops or schools, attendees hereby agree to allow COST to use any photos taken of them during the conference/workshop/school in news media, website, publications, articles, marketing pieces and etc.

For More Information: Please contact Karen Galdámez: [email protected]