Law & the Regulatory State-Tax



SLN #: 15941
Course Prefix: LAW-598
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 4
Instructor(s): Chodorow

Course Description:
Federal Income Tax Law and the Regulatory State. The Federal income tax touches virtually every aspect of modern American life. For practicing lawyers, a basic understanding of the structure and vocabulary of the tax code is critical. This course is designed to introduce students to the key concepts and issues in taxation, focusing primarily on the taxation of individuals. We will also focus on the regulatory state and its functioning within the tax sphere. Coursework will include review of specific code provisions, administrative materials, and important cases. It is the prerequisite for all other tax courses.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 4
Grading Option: Numeric Grade or Letter Grade Only
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: None