Fall 2022 Course Schedule

Federal Personal Income Tax (LAW-647-001)
Benjamin Leff

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (MW)

Enrolled: 31 / Limit: 65

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Please note that we will be using the 8th Edition of the textbook for this class, NOT the most recent 9th Edition. If you have any trouble finding a copy of the 8th Edition, please let me know.


An examination of cases and materials pertaining to the Internal Revenue Code as applied to individuals.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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Michael J. Graetz and Deborah Schenk, FEDERAL INCOME TAXATION: PRINCIPLES AND POLICIES (Foundation Press 8th Edition). There is a new 9th Edition of the textbook, but I will be teaching out of the 8th Edition. Please do not use any other edition of the book. If you have trouble finding a copy of the 8th Edition, please let me know.

First Class Readings

Casebook 1-4, 13-28 (introduction, current taxes, terminology); Casebook 59-62, 64-67, 72-76 (administration of the tax laws).


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