Spring 2020
5459 Federal Income Tax - BUCKLES- 17734

Professor(s): Johnny Buckles (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Taxation 

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  MTW  Location: 111  TUII

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 revised 1/9/2020

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: Please read the syllabus and pages 1-22 of the required textbook.

Final Exam Schedule: 05/05 1-5PM      

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (10/24/2019 3:38:17 PM)

Book(s) Required

Textbook:Michael J. Graetz, Deborah H. Schenk, & Anne L. Alstott. Federal Income Taxation: Principles and Policies (8th ed. 2018). ISBN: 9781640206809

Statute Book:Daniel J. Lathrope. Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations (2020 ed.). ISBN: 9781684673179