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Federal Income Tax (LAWS 4405)

Course Info

An introductory course in federal income taxation of the individual taxpayer, including a consideration of the nature of income, specific statutory exclusions, business and nonbusiness deductions, the treatment of capital gains and losses, and elementary tax accounting.


Prof. Erik Jensen

Prof. Erik Jensen is the Coleman P. Burke Professor Emeritus of Law and Adjunct Profesor of Law at Case Western reserve University. His research interests include: taxation, business planning, and American Indian law.


The syllabus for your course is available on Canvas.


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CALI (Computer Assisted Legal Instruction) Federal Income Tax lessons


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Quimbee Federal Income Tax materials

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