University of Miami School of Law Course Description - Online System
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Spring 2018

Course Description
Tax, corporate, financial, securities and accounting issues planning in the unincorporated or incorporated business enterprise. The emphasis is on planning the context of the legal, tax and business considerations that apply to the transactions considered. Specific problems considered include: choice of entity; organizing and financing the enterprise; withdrawal of owners; business division; acquiring, merging or other take-over of the enterprise for incorporated and unincorporated entities and comparison of the effect of the legal and tax form on planning. Students (individually or in groups) prepare written solutions to specific factual problems that form the basis of class discussion. The students revise their solutions in light of the class discussion and written comments by the professor as their final papers.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-16-2018 - 04-25-2018   T  3:30 PM-5:20 PM G363

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite: Required: Business Associations & Federal Income Tax I Recommended: Taxation of Business Entities
Method of Evaluation: Final revised solutions and class participation
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Writing Requirement
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Basic
Bar Subject(s): None
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Contact Information:
Phone: (305)284-2961
Office: G266