5151 Tax Research - DYKES- 12398
Chris Dykes (STAFF)
Course Areas: Taxation
Time: 7:30p-8:30p TLocation: 1 BLB-Old copy center
Course Outline: This is a practical class, focused on finding the law and legal authorities relevant to taking and defending federal tax positions. There are weekly assignments, a midterm research project and a final research project. The class is open to all L.LM students in the tax program, and to J.D. students with the instructor's permission.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus Revised 8/22/14
Course Notes: This is an LL.M class, and JD students may register, if space is available.
Prerequisites: Yes Prerequisites: Federal Tax and Corporate Tax recommended; ability to perform on-line searches in Lexis and/or Westlaw. This is an LLM class; JD students may take this course with instructor's permission.
First Day Assignments:
Final Exam Schedule: 12/09 Take home
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Course Materials (4/1/2014 11:06:02 AM)
Also required: Dykes, Christopher. Federal Tax Research Guide (available on the law library’s website - see course syllabus for website)