Courses 2009 - 2010
LAW T 540 Federal Tax Research and Writing
Credits: 2-4, Variable
This course will cover the full range of tax research techniques including statutory interpretation and legislative history, administrative interpretation including regulations, published rulings and letter rulings (including an analysis of the relative weight accorded to each), judicial authority (including use of citators and other means to check current status of decisional law) and computerized legal research. Problems and research projects will be assigned for work outside of class. Enrollment is limited.