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Taxation, LL.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #28 (BCR) New York City, NY, United States
The Graduate Taxation Program from New York University is the foremost program of its kind. The graduate tax faculty includes several of the country’s leading academic figures in taxation as well as tax practitioners who combine an extraordinary commitment to teaching with practical knowledge accumulated over years of experience at the most sophisticated levels of tax practice.

Overview

Alumni of the program are found in prominent positions in tax practice, government, the judiciary and academia.

The Taxation Program from New York University, offered on a full-time and part-time basis, is designed to provide a firm grounding in all of the major areas of federal taxation, offering over 50 graduate-level courses annually. 

While not an application requirement, students are expected to have taken a basic income taxation course before enrolling because all advanced tax classes take a rigorous approach to their material in order to effectively address the complexities of tax law. Going beyond a narrow, mechanical understanding, faculty emphasize theoretical and policy issues in locating responsible solutions to tax problems. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • General Taxation
  • Business Taxation
  • International Taxation
  • Estate Planning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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General Requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    99864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99858 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    99864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99858 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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