Federal Income Taxation

Author: William A. Klein
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 0735558876
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Law

This accessible yet challenging casebook features distinguished authorship, an approach that integrates theory and policy throughout, and pedagogy that includes problems interspersed among notes and questions. What distinguishes Federal Income Taxation from the competition? excellent problems a unique introduction that provides insightful historical background and some economic analysis balance of theory and policy integrated throughout the text excellent Teacher's Manual Changes for the 14th Edition feature: Recent developments in taxation, including: health insurance the special rate for dividends tax treatment of stock options the deduction for medical expenses and its effects new Health Savings Account provisions and their intended effects new definitions of "dependents," "qualifying relatives," etc. Description of Section 529 "qualified tuition programs" Revenue Ruling 2004-18 (deduction for costs to clean up land with hazardous waste) New Circular 230 rules for tax shelter opinions Revised AMT discussion New cases incorporated in the main text and notes: King v. Commissioner (dependency exemption issue for divorced couple with a written declaration; good classroom facts and good opportunity to examine Code provision) Discussion of Banks v. Commissioner (attorney fees included in client's income) and PLR 200518017 (fees in opt-out class action not included in income of members of class) Churchill Downs, Inc. v. Commissioner (application of the 50 percent limitation on deduction of entertainment expenses; nice facts and interesting legal issues) Revised Note on INDOPCO, Inc. v. Commissioner and the new regulations Discussion of Coltec Industries v. United States ("economic substance" doctrine as does not trump Code language) Discussion and questions about United States v. Maginnis (rejecting taxpayer claim that sale for lump sum of right to annual lottery payments should give rise to capital gain) Revised Teacher's Manual with updated sample Syllabi and Transition Guide An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at www.aspenlawschool.com/klein_federaltax14

Federal Income Taxation

Author: Richard Schmalbeck
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454860730
Release Date: 2015-02-20
Genre: Law

Unique in its structure, Federal Income Taxation,4E , presents core materials that cover the basics of tax law and then offers "cells" at the end of the book that are self-contained units with more in-depth discussion of certain topics. This flexible structure allows professors to customize their tax course by selecting only the additional in-depth materials they want to use. The stellar author team, with years of scholarship and teaching experience, feature notes and questions that provide background information and place the cases and statutes in context. More than 150 problems are interspersed throughout the core text and the cells that challenge students to apply theory to specific situations. Key Features: Thoroughly updated with the latest tax legislation Updated rate brackets, personal exemptions, standard deductions, earned income phase-outs, and eligibility for various credits and deductions, based on the IRS revenue procedure

Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation

Author: James Freeland
Publisher: Foundation Press
ISBN: 163460315X
Release Date: 2016-05
Genre: Income tax

This title is a part of our CasebookPlusâ,,¢ offering as ISBN 9781634608886. Learn more at CasebookPlus.com. Adopted at over 100 schools, this casebook provides detailed information on federal income taxation, with specific assignments to the Internal Revenue Code, selected cases, and administrative rulings from the Internal Revenue Service. The revised and updated Eighteenth Edition retains the bookâe(tm)s long standing format and much of its prior materials, but it is updated to reflect recent events including all legislative developments, especially the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (Pub. L. 114-113). The new edition contains coverage of updated tax rates, the permanent extension of various tax provisions, final regulations on capitalization, the Ninth Circuitâe(tm)s opinion in Voss v. Commissioner, and IRS guidance on the tax rules for same-sex married couples. The Eighteenth Edition also features revised and reorganized coverage of: (1) the cost recovery system (including §§ 179 and 168(k)), (2) the cash and accrual methods of tax accounting, and (3) the tax treatment of original issue discount and the time value of money provisions. The Text is accompanied by an extensive Teachers' Manual containing answers to the problems, comments on cases not contained in the text, and suggestions on teaching the course.

Partnership Taxation

Author: George K. Yin
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454879596
Release Date: 2016-06-13
Genre: Law

Partnership Taxation, Third Edition is a concise, tightly-edited casebook, written by Distinguished Professor of Law and Taxation George K. Yin, and Richard B. Stephens Eminent Scholar in Taxation at the University of Florida Levin College of Law Karen C. Burke, that focuses on core principles and policies so that students can learn the major patterns and themes of partnership taxation. Key Features of the New Edition: • Economic substance doctrine guidance and partnership audit rules enacted in 2015 • Proposed regulations implementing section 704(c)(1)(C) for contributed built-in loss property • Final regulations under section 706 when partners’ interests vary during the year • Proposed regulations under sections 707 and 752 on disguised sales, fee waivers, and sharing of partnership liabilities • Proposed regulations under section 751(b) addressing shifts in ordinary income

Examples Explanations for Federal Income Tax

Author: Katherine Pratt
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454849568
Release Date: 2014-07-23
Genre: Law

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

Federal Taxation of Wealth Transfers

Author: Stephanie J. Willbanks
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454874713
Release Date: 2015-11-12
Genre: Law

With an emphasis on tax planning, Federal Taxation of Wealth Transfers: Cases and Problems integrates stimulating problems with statutes, regulations, and cases to create a highly teachable and student-friendly casebook. This casebook emphasizes problem solving, statutory construction, and policy-analysis skills, and is ideal for 2- or 3-credit courses in estate and gift taxation. The Fourth Edition has been updated to incorporate the 2012 American Taxpayer Relief Act provisions and the final portability regulations. It offers new case law, analyses and problems regarding private annuities, net gifts, and ascertainable standards. The text has been expanded to feature new cases, administrative rulings, and studies. Existing cases and text have been edited or deleted to highlight essential themes. The casebook is logically organized but its flexible organization accommodates reorganizing material to fit individual course structures, and could be used for a basic wealth transfer tax class or to complement either a wills and trust course or an estate planning course.

Federal Income Tax

Author: Martin B. Dickinson
Publisher: CCH
ISBN: 0808018639
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Business & Economics

CCH's Federal Income Tax: Code and Regulations--Selected Sections provides a selection of the Internal Revenue Code and Treasury Regulations pertaining to income tax. This popular volume reflects the collective judgment of seven distinguished tax teachers and provides an effective mix of official materials for individual and business undergraduate and graduate tax courses offered in law and business schools. It provides in one volume, the provisions most commonly addressed in income tax courses The book's highly readable 7-1/2" x 10" oversized page format make it easier to read for both professor and student. The book is an attractive alternative to the full text of the multi-volume Internal Revenue Code and Income Tax Regulations.

Problems and Materials in Federal Income Taxation

Author: Sanford Michael Guerin
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454824251
Release Date: 2012-10-08
Genre: Law

Problems and Materials in Federal Income Taxation is respected for its distinctive explanation of the intricacies of the federal income tax code. Its realistic, problem-solving approach helps clarify material in an often frustrating course. Organized according to the taxing formula (i.e., the different tax rates), the text leads students to a clear understanding of each level of taxation. Numerous problems reinforce fundamental concepts. The Eighth Edition features substantially revised and updated material on medical expenses, including recent case law on the deductibility of cosmetic surgery expenses as well as the impact of the Affordable Care Act on exclusions from gross income and medical expense deductions. Updated, revised, and significantly longer, the discussion of constitutional and historical issues relating to the taxing power shows their impact on the modern debate over its scope. The current debate over fundamental tax reform and deficit reduction is included in an updated and revised final chapter. Hallmark features: Clear explanation of the intricacies of the federal income tax code Realistic problem-solving approach to a potentially frustrating course Organized according to the taxing formula (different tax rates) o students develop a clear understanding of each level of taxation fundamental concepts through numerous problems Thoroughly updated, the revised Eight Edition presents: Substantially revised and updated sections related to medical expenses o recent case law on the deductibility of cosmetic surgery expenses o impact of the Affordable Care Act on exclusions from gross income and medical expense deductions Updated, revised, and substantially longer discussion of constitutional and historical issues relating to the taxing power o shows impact on modern debate over the scope of taxing power New material on current debate over fundamental tax reform and deficit reduction o shows ways to structure and teach problems in 3-credit and 4-credit courses

Federal Income Taxation

Author: Marvin Chirelstein
Publisher: Foundation Press
ISBN: 162810029X
Release Date: 2015-02-16
Genre: Law

This highly-acclaimed text explains the conceptual basis of federal income taxation. It is designed to help students quickly pull together the entire subject for end-of-semester review and provide perspective about where a topic fits within the federal income tax scheme. While focusing on the present income tax, the text provides an explanation of the often-discussed consumption tax and contrasts the two taxes in a note at the end of the volume. The new edition reflects legislative, judicial, and administrative developments since the twelfth edition (including the 2012 tax rate increases and the Supreme Court's Windsor decision), and increases the number of end-of-chapter problems by almost 60%.

Law and Neuroscience

Author: Owen D. Jones
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454847038
Release Date: 2015-01-28
Genre: Law

The implications for law of new neuroscientific techniques and findings are now among the hottest topics in legal, academic, and media venues. Law and Neuroscience – a collaboration of professors in law, neuroscience, and biology – is the first coursebook to chart this new territory, providing the world’s most comprehensive collection of neurolaw materials. Features: Designed from the ground up with extensive e-capability in mind, with each e-chapter extensively linked to outside sources. Technical subjects explained in an accessible and user-friendly manner. Extensive glossary of key terms. Covers highly current material; over 60% of the cases and publications included were published since 2008

United States Antitrust Law and Economics

Author: Einer Elhauge
Publisher: Foundation Press
ISBN: 1634593529
Release Date: 2017-12
Genre: Antitrust law

The book presents a modern approach to understanding U.S. antitrust law, illuminating the economic analysis that dominates modern antitrust analysis in a straightforward way that minimizes technical jargon and makes the underlying economic concepts accessible to a broad audience. The cases are carefully edited to present the facts and issues clearly and succinctly, and this third edition completely revamps the book to include detailed textual answers to all the tough questions and details how to apply modern antitrust economic analysis to the cases. The result is a book that is quite compact, around 800 pages, but covers the full waterfront of antitrust issues and generates plenty of multi-layered points and ideas to fill a class. Throughout the book incorporates important Supreme Court antitrust cases and agency guidelines. The merger section focuses on modern agency practices and merger theories, and selected cases that illustrate them, rather than on outdated Supreme Court cases that no longer describe current merger enforcement. In addition to adding detailed answers to the questions, the third edition updates the book to incorporate recent developments, including the decisions in Actavis, North Carolina Dental, Meritor, and Eisai.

Federal Income Taxation

Author: Joseph Bankman
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454887256
Release Date: 2017-03-01
Genre: Law

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.

Antitrust Law in Perspective

Author: Andrew Gavil
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
ISBN: 0314266054
Release Date: 2016-12-17
Genre:

The third edition of Gavil, Kovacic and Baker's Antitrust Law in Perspective: Cases, Concepts and Problems in Competition Policy thoroughly updates the second edition. It includes a more accessible treatment of the rule of reason, a further modernized treatment of collusion, the most comprehensive merger chapter available, an innovative new chapter on distribution strategies, and a refreshed and updated treatment of intellectual property and innovation. For the third edition, the authors are joined by former FTC Commissioner Joshua D. Wright, who is now University Professor and Executive Director of the Global Antitrust Institute at the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University.

Basic Federal Income Taxation

Author: William D. Andrews
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: STANFORD:36105060427742
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Law

When a casebook maintains its popularity edition after edition, as Andrews' has, you know it has proven its effectiveness. for an intelligent overview of basix taxation, there is still no better source than Basic Federal Income Taxation, now in its Fifth Edition. You'll find the features that have made the casebook so successful: author William Andrews is a leading scholar in tax law thoughtful presentation that goes beyond drilling students on IRC provisions by offering cases, notes, problems, and policy approaches to give students a solid conceptual foundation, no matter how the Code changes interesting cases that capture student attention and enliven instructors' presentation in-depth coverage of a broad range of topics, including capital gains in a trimmer, more focused book. Basic Federal Income Taxation, Fifth Edition, now offers: coverage of new Code provisions and cases a completely rewritten section on capital gains, in light of the reemergence of this issue an engrossing preview of new tax proposals being debated, such as the flat tax, and what would be involved in revamping the current Code a more concise text with a sharper focus on the material