The State Bar of California's Taxation presents three prestigious annual awards during their Annual Meeting of the California Tax Bar & California Tax Policy Conference. The Joanne M. Garvey award recognizes lifetime achievement in and contributions to tax. The V. Judson Klein award recognizes an outstanding tax attorney who is in midcareer. The Benjamin F. Miller Award is presented to a recipient who is recognized as having outstanding achievement and contribution in the field of state and local taxation law. The recipients are selected each year by the Taxation Section Executive Committee.