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Tax Law

The John Marshall Law School

12 months
Duration
1500 USD/credit 45000 USD/year
1500 USD/credit 45000 USD/year
1200 USD/credit 36000 USD/year
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About

Whether you're a newly admitted attorney looking to distinguish your career in tax law or a seasoned veteran seeking to sharpen your skills in a specific area, the LLM in Tax Law at The John Marshall Law School is designed to enhance your marketability and expand career opportunities. 

Overview

LLM in Tax Law at The John Marshall Law School for practicing lawyers is one of the oldest programs of its kind in the nation, and provides a practical grounding in all major areas of taxation. The program stresses a transactional approach and deals with actual problems encountered in the practice of tax law.

Learning outcomes

As a result of continuous input from our faculty and advisory board, our focused, relevant curriculum emphasizes the identification of issues and problems, and instills the ability to apply the law creatively to meet the client's goals. Courses are taught by experienced tax practitioners who are engaged in the cutting-edge aspects of their specific fields of tax law expertise, as well as current and former members of the IRS's Office of Chief Counsel.

Our program attracts recent law graduates and practicing attorneys who desire a better understanding of tax law. To accommodate the diverse needs and experiences of degree candidates, the program may be pursued full-time and completed over two semesters or completed part-time in less than five years. Classes are held in the late afternoon and evenings, and on Saturdays. One-week accelerated courses are also offered during the academic year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Federal Income Tax
  • Civil & Criminal Tax Procedure
  • Corporate Taxation 
  • Partnership Taxation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed JD Application
  • Application Fee: The application fee has been waived.
  • International Supplement Form
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS Test Scores
  • Official Transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation (academic/professional reference in English)
  • Personal Statement
  • Updated Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Photocopy of valid, biographical passport page

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    36000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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