Federal Income Taxation

Model Problems and Outstanding Answers

Author: Camilla E. Watson

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0195390164

Category: Law

Page: 221

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Tax law is a daunting subject for many law students. It requires a firm grasp of the Internal Revenue Code provisions, the reasoning behind them, the way they interact, and the way courts have interpreted them. Students must also acquire a brand new vocabulary of tax terms. For the first time, Oxford University Press equips students with an accessible guide to acing this most challenging of law school tests. In Federal Income Taxation: Model Problems and Outstanding Answers, Camilla E. Watson helps students demonstrate their knowledge of federal income tax law in the structured and sophisticated manner that professors expect on law school exams. This book includes clear introductions to the major topics in tax law, provides hypothetical's similar to those that students can expect to see on an exam, and offers model answers to those hypothetical's. Professor Watson then gives students the opportunity to evaluate their own work with a comprehensive self-analysis section. This book prepares students by challenging them to use the law they learn in class while also explaining the best way to express an answer on law school exams.
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Basic Federal Income Tax

Author: Gwendolyn Griffith Lieuallen

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735578931

Category: Law

Page: 225

View: 411

Emanuel CrunchTime provides a comprehensive topic breakdown and critical information review all in one tool. The application flow charts can be used all semester long, but the capsule summaries are ideal for exam preparation. Each title offers capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues, exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample exam and essay questions with model answers, and recommended approaches for crafting essays that will get winning grades! Emanuel CrunchTime Series Features: Capsule summary of subject matterCondensed format Flow charts illustrate major concepts Multiple-choice questions with answers Essay questions with model answers
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Understanding Federal Income Taxation

Author: J. Martin Burke,Michael K. Friel

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 0769852823

Category: Income tax

Page: 752

View: 2097

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Examples & Explanations for Federal Income Tax

Author: Katherine Pratt

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454849568

Category: Law

Page: 636

View: 4371

A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester. Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations, corresponding hypothetical fact patterns, and analysis. Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis. Designed to complement your casebook, the trusted Examples & Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational, often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course. The unique, time-tested Examples & Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final. Each guide: helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple language challenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in class provides valuable opportunity to study for the final by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the corresponding analysis quickly gets to the point in conversational style laced with humor remains a favorite among law school students is often recommended by professors who encourage the use of study guides works with ALL the major casebooks, suits any class on a given topic provides an alternative perspective to help you understand your casebook and in-class lectures
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Acing Federal Income Tax

A Checklist Approach to Federal Income Tax

Author: Samuel A. Donaldson

Publisher: West Academic

ISBN: 9780314176837

Category: Law

Page: 241

View: 4369

Acing Federal Income Taxation is a new study aid from Professor Samuel A. Donaldson of the University of Washington School of Law. Using the innovative format of the Acing Series, this cutting-edge title uses a detailed checklist format to help students navigate systematically through the provisions of the Internal Revenue Code that are commonly studied in introductory federal income taxation courses. Acing Income Tax helps students through the most challenging part of a first course in taxation: arranging and synthesizing all of the Code provisions, cases, rulings, and regulations on a given topic into a coherent, step-by-step resource that the student can use to analyze a tax question accurately and thoroughly. Despite its compact size, Acing Income Tax is complete with summaries of key topics and sample problems with detailed analysis. No other study aid in the field offers so much value per page!
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Essentials of Federal Income Taxation for Individuals and Business 2009

Author: Linda M. Johnson

Publisher: CCH

ISBN: 9780808019657

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 600

View: 5036

Essentials of Federal Income Taxation for Individuals and Business by Linda M. Johnson features an easy-reading, straightforward forms approach that is both simple and direct without complex legal language. It introduces basic tax concepts and then fully illustrates them with clear examples and helpful filled-in forms. Organized to save time, Essentials of Federal Income Taxation builds a firm foundation on which to build students' knowledge and understanding of the tax issues which will affect them throughout their careers.
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Federal Estate and Gift Taxation

Author: Boris Bittker,Elias Clark,Grayson McCouch

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634595995

Category:

Page: 731

View: 3701

The Eleventh Edition continues to provide an engaging and insightful introduction to the federal estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes, placing leading cases in historical context and exploring their practical significance and policy implications. It reflects statutory changes in rates and exemptions under the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 and the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, including the introduction of "portability" of the unified credit between spouses. The new edition also addresses recent amendments to estate tax regulations concerning the deductibility of claims and administration expenses and alternate valuation date, as well as judicial decisions concerning defined value formula gifts, transfers with retained life estates, and family limited partnerships.
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Federal Income Taxation

Cases, Problems, and Materials

Author: Joel Newman,Dorothy Brown

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781628103816

Category:

Page: 785

View: 4580

This title is a part of our CasebookPlusâ,,¢ offering as ISBN 9781634608893. Learn more at CasebookPlus.com. Joel Newmanâe(tm)s casebook has helped law students learn about income taxation since 1998. For the sixth edition, he is joined by long-time adopter Dorothy Brown. The casebook introduces students to many of the materials used by working tax lawyers, including cases, rulings, committee reports, and a Congressional colloquy. New materials include Revenue Ruling 2013-17 on same sex marriage, plus new cases on causation, dependents, deductions for the expenses of medical marijuana dispensaries, and some fun new problems.
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Federal Income Taxation

Author: Richard Schmalbeck,Lawrence Zelenak,Sarah B. Lawsky

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1543802907

Category: Law

Page: 984

View: 9787

Unique in its structure, Federal Income Taxation, Fifth Edition presents core materials that cover the basics of tax law and then offers supplemental "cells" at the end of the book that are self-contained units with more in-depth discussion of certain topics. Professors and students will benefit from: A thoroughly updated text that incorporates the extensive changes to the Code enacted by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 New cases reflecting developments since the previous edition. A new cell on the taxation of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency. Core text (about 500 pages) that covers the leading cases and explains the substantive tax law that is essential to a basic understanding of federal income tax law and principles. Novel "Cells," self-contained, optional units at the end of the book that supplement the core text by presenting additional material and treating a limited number of topics in greater detail. Notes and questions providing background information and placing the cases and statutes in context. More than 150 problems throughout the core text and cells that challenge students to apply theory to specific situations. An annual "inflation supplement" issued every December that provides updated problems and answers to reflect inflation adjustments for the upcoming year, as well as updated tables where relevant.
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California Real Estate Reference Book

Including Federal Income Tax Data ... and Veteran Real Estate Loan Data ... Relation of Landlord and Tenant with Forms, Questions and Answers for California Real Estate Brokers and Salesmen

Author: Williams (L. B.) Organization, Inc., Los Angeles,Louis Boisseau Williams

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Real estate business

Page: 437

View: 1575

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Taxation of Individual Income

Author: J. MARTIN. BURKE,Michael K. Friel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781531008727

Category:

Page: 1180

View: 6815

The twelfth edition of Taxation of Individual Income approaches the study of individual income tax through the problem method. The text is designed as a series of self-contained chapters featuring a set of problems, assignments to pertinent Code and Regulation provisions, an overview of the chapter topic, and edited cases and administrative materials as well as self-assessment tools.
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Fiduciary Accounting Answer

Author: Carol Cantrell,F. Gordon Spoor

Publisher: Cch

ISBN: 9780808044475

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 8769

The Fiduciary Accounting Answer Book is the most detailed reference book on the market for information on how to allocate receipts and disbursements between the income and principal beneficiaries of a trust or estate. For the first time, a single book will answer all questions about estate & trust accounting including:· An overview of fiduciary responsibility· How situs impacts a will or trust· The Uniform Principal & Income Act. How to properly allocate income taxes between income and principalDiscussed in detail is how numerous types of receipts and disbursements are allocated between the income and principal beneficiaries, with each section of the Act having its own chapter.
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Federal Income Tax

Examples & Explanations

Author: Joseph Bankman,Thomas D. Griffith,Katherine Pratt

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735565333

Category: Law

Page: 587

View: 2150

Using the proven technique of the Examples & Explanations series, this comprehensive guide combines textual material with well-written examples, explanations, and questions to test student comprehension of the materials and provide them with practice in applying information to fact patterns. Thorough in its coverage, Examples & Explanations: Federal Income Tax, Fifth Edition, makes use of case, statutory, and regulatory analysis to provide students with a complete understanding of Federal Income Tax Law. Special attributes of this highly regarded paperback include: Compatibility with numerous casebooks - students can use this guide to supplement any tax casebook Clarity - clear and straightforward writing and logical organization style help to demystify a difficult and intimidating subject Lucid introductions that prepare students for the concepts that follow Numerous policy questions are interspersed throughout text Sample final examinations - the Exam Appendix includes eight actual law school exams with suggested answers With updated examples and explanations and added visual aids, the Fifth Edition offers: New material on IRC amendments made by recent statutes, including the Small Business and Work Opportunity Tax Act of 2007, the Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006, the Pension Protection Act of 2006, the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005, the Gulf Opportunity Zone Act of 2005, the Katrina Emergency Tax Relief Act of 2005, and the Energy Policy Act of 2005. New material on recent income tax cases, including Murphy, Lattera, and O'Donnabhain Expanded coverage of various topics, including the alternative minimum tax, cancellation of indebtedness income, and the tax consequences of gambling and on-line games New material on policy topics, including the federal budget outlook Give your students the extra explanations they need: Examples & Explanations: Federal Income Tax, Fifth Edition, provides an excellent supplement for any casebook and will help students understand and apply difficult concepts.
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Federal Income Taxation

Author: Joseph Bankman,Daniel N. Shaviro,Kirk J. Stark,Edward D. Kleinbard

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454887257

Category: Law

Page: 800

View: 6043

Building on and adding to the strengths of its predecessors, the new 17th Edition of Federal Income Taxation continues the legacy of its original authors, Boris Bittker, Lawrence M. Stone and William A. Klein, in presenting complex material in an easy to understand way. With leading tax scholars Bankman, Shaviro, Stark and now Kleinbard at the helm of this widely popular book, the book continues to offer an accessible format, bridging the gap between theory and practice, and presenting a variety of perspectives: historical, economic, political, and international. New cases have been added, including more recent older cases (such as Cesarini v. United States), and new chapters have been included on Public and Private Sphere, Debt, Economic Substance, and Law and Poverty.
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United States International Taxation

Author: Allison Christians,Samuel A. Donaldson,Philip F. Postlewaite

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1422480313

Category: Aliens

Page: 605

View: 7781

This title is one of six releases from the LexisNexis Graduate Tax Series. United States International Taxation embodies the dual goals established for the LexisNexis Graduate Tax Series: to provide graduate tax students with a solid foundation in the applicable rules and to enhance their skills in reading and applying complex statutes and regulations. To this end, the text relies very little on the often-times laborious analysis of cases and other sources that are secondary to the Code and the regulations. Instead, each chapter provides an overview of the substantive content, with emphasis on important issues that are not apparent from the language of the Code and regulations. This book contains teaching materials for law school courses in the United States federal income taxation of persons engaged in cross- border activities and transactions. It contains 21 separate Units that address fundamental concepts of residency and source, the taxation of United States persons (citizens, residents, and domestic corporations) on their activities within the United States, and the safeguard rules in place to curtail potentially abusive tax avoidance in the international context.
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Federal income tax and health insurance

Author: National Underwriter Company

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 35

View: 9424

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Federal Income Tax, a Contemporary Approach

Author: SAMUEL A. DONALDSON,Donald Tobin

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781634604901

Category:

Page: 1100

View: 5332

Completely updated to reflect the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the Third Edition of Federal Income Tax: A Contemporary Approach continues its successful integration of several modern platforms to introduce students to the federal income taxation of individuals. As before, the book takes three passes through the system, each in increasing detail. The first pass, in two short chapters, introduces the basic structure of the federal income tax through the computation of taxable income. It lets students see the overall structure early in their study and gives context to new concepts as they are introduced. The second pass, consuming two larger chapters, walks through the concepts of gross income and deductions, respectively. The final pass, consuming seven chapters, then builds on the material from the first four chapters, considering exclusions, timing issues, characterization, and advanced discussion of property transactions, personal expenses, dual-use expenses, and tax shelters. The text includes dozens of review questions, hundreds of self-assessment questions, and nearly 100 detailed problems for class discussion, all of which require students to apply Code and Regulation provisions to real-life fact patterns. The book also includes links to several instructional videos to reinforce student comprehension. Like other titles in the Interactive Casebook Series, the accompanying electronic version gives student immediate access to cited cases, statutes, and articles.
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Taxes For Dummies

Author: Eric Tyson,David J. Silverman, EA

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN: 9780764554759

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 656

View: 7619

"Far and away the best . . . among tax advice books." —Los Angeles Times Packed with tips for how to benefit from new tax law changes The user-friendly guide that saves you money and makes filing a breeze Avoid the headaches that come with filing your taxes with this easy-to-understand book that demystifies tax forms, minimizes errors, and answers your most important questions. With line-by-line instructions and unbeatable year-round tax-saving tips, this handy guide lets you maximize your tax deductions this year – and in the years ahead. Praise for Taxes For Dummies "The best of these books for tax novices." – Worth magazine "The most accessible and creative. It’s also the best organized." – USA Today "Will make tax preparation less traumatic." – The Wall Street Journal "Sound financial advice you can use throughout the year." – The Seattle Times
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