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Fall 2012
5352 Corporate Tax - STRENG- 12570

Professor(s): William Streng (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Taxation 

Time: 7:30p-9:00p  TThLocation: 213  BLB

Course Outline: The following information is provided with respect to the Corporate Taxation course. Objective: This course will provide comprehensive treatment of the federal income tax law applicable to corporations and their shareholders. Topics to be covered include: a) The formation of corporations and transfers of assets to controlled corporations; b) The capital structure of a corporation; c) Distributions from corporations (e.g., dividends, redemptions & liquidations); d) Special types of corporations (e.g., S corporations); e) Corporate reorganizations, mergers, restructurings, etc., and f) Affiliated corporations.The objective is to consider both the technical rules and the underlying policy objectives of the corporate income tax rules, with particular emphasis on current transactions and tax planning.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus (pdf)

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites: Yes  Prerequisite: Federal Income Taxation

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Final Exam Schedule: Take home      

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