Students graduating from this program will:1.KNOWLEDGE: Graduates be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of tax law; the policies underlying systems of taxation and procedures relating to the administration of tax laws and the resolution of disputes with taxing authorities; and the context of tax rules, so that analysis of uncertain areas of the law can be aided by an appreciation of underlying theory and policy2.SKILLS: Graduates will be able to research and analyze tax issues. Students will be able to read carefully and comprehend intricate statutes and regulations, exercising the patience and diligence needed to work with detailed definitions, cross-references and exceptions to general rules. Students will have mastered issue-spotting and problem-solving skills through detailed analysis of tax problems. Students will have demonstrated an ability to communicate tax advice to in clear terms understandable to clients and non-tax professionals.ETHICS: Students will demonstrate sensitivity to ethical obligations associated with giving tax advice, and will demonstrate knowledge of the statutory, regulatory and common law anti-abuse rules.
- Tax Procedure
- Corporate Taxation
- Partnership Taxation
- Taxation Of Property Transactions
- Subchapter S Taxation
- 24 months
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DisciplinesMaster of Laws (LLM) View 138 other Masters in Master of Laws (LLM) in United States
Admission to the LL.M. in Lawyering requires a degree in law which may be a bachelor’s degree, an LL.B., a juris doctor or some other law degree from an accredited or similarly recognized institution. The LL.M. in Lawyering does not have a minimum GPA requirement, but academic performance is a significant consideration in the admissions decision. If the law degree was obtained at an institution where the language of instruction is not English, the applicant must also demonstrate English competency through either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examinations and in an admissions interview.
International18504 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18504 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National17886 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17886 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State6928 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6928 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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