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Fall 2021
LAW105  A  FEDERAL INCOME TAX I

Course Description
This course considers four fundamental issues of income taxation: base, timing, unit and rate. Although focusing on legal doctrine, the course also spends considerable time discussing tax and business planning, the time value of money, and tax policy analysis.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-23-2021 - 12-01-2021   TWR  11:00 AM-12:15 PM TBD

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 4
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Final Exam and class participation
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Residential
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Basic
Entertainment, Music, & Sports - Related
Government & Regulation - Related
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Area of Focus)   More information
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Concentration)   More information
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information
Social Justice & Public Interest (Area of Focus)   More information
Social Justice & Public Interest (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: CCH Federal Income Tax Code & Regulations Selected Sections
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Dickinson
    Publisher: CCH-Wolters Kluwer
    Edition: 2021-2022
    ISBN: 9780808056287
      
  • Textbook Name: Federal Income Tax Examples & Explanations
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Bankman, Griffith and Pratt
    Publisher: Aspen-Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Edition: 8th edition
    ISBN: 9781454881278
      
  • Textbook Name: Federal Income Taxation (Aspen Casebook Series)
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Bankman, Shaviro, Stark, Kleinbard
    Publisher: Aspen-Wolters Kluwer
    Edition: 2019 - 2020
    ISBN: 9781543801491
      
  • Textbook Name: Federal Income Taxation
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Chirelstein and Zelenak
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    Edition: 14th edition
    ISBN: 9781640208247
      
  
First Class Assignment(s): TBD/None

 
Professor(s)

BLATT, WILLIAM


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: wblatt@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3644
Office: G282