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Spring 2013
5459 Federal Income Tax - BUCKLES- 38581

Professor(s): Johnny Buckles (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Taxation 

Time: 5:30p-7:30p  TTh  Location: 240  BLB

Course Outline: This course is designed (i) to introduce students to the basic doctrines of federal income tax law in the context of federal tax policy; (ii) to familiarize students with significant provisions of the Internal Revenue Code and United States Treasury regulations that govern personal income taxation, as well as judicial and administrative decisions interpreting the same; and (iii) to help students develop critical problem solving skills in federal income tax law.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus updated 1/9/13

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: For Tuesday, read pages 1-24 of the textbook by Bankman et al.

For Thursday, read pages 24-58 of the textbook.

For the following week, read pages 58-110 of the textbook. (Note: Students will also be assigned concise supplemental materials on recent federal tax legislation the first or second week of classes.)

Final Exam Schedule: 05/03 6-10pm  240 TU2  215 TU2  

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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