Temple Law and Fox Business Launch New Master of Science in Taxation Program

The program is an interdisciplinary educational experience for accounting andfinancial professionals; classes can be taken both in-person and online PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 9, 2020 — The tax law is constantly changing and ever more complex, and the stakes for businesses and individuals are significant. To succeed, accounting and tax professionals need a firm understanding of the law … Read more

Jobs in Tax Events, Sept. 1 and 3

There are two virtual events next week for students to learn about career opportunities in tax with the federal government.   The first is a program on Federal Career Opportunities in Tax Law on September 1, at noon. Speakers include attorneys at the IRS Office of Chief Counsel and the DOJ Tax Division. Students will learn about … Read more

Temple Team Wins FIRST PLACE in the ABA Tax Section’s Law Student Tax Challenge, LLM Division

Temple Tax LLM students Jennifer Breton and Joshua Runyan won First Place in the LLM Division of the ABA Tax Section’s annual Law Student Tax Challenge.  This nationwide client counseling competition is organized by the Young Lawyers Forum of the Tax Section and attracts teams from all over the United States.  As the ABA explains, … Read more

Alumnus Bob Kane, publishes QSub Dispositions: Example 9 and Nonrecognition Transactions in Tax Notes

Bob Kane, a JD and Tax LLM alumn recently published an article in Tax Notes that examines whether Example 9 of reg. section 1.1361-5(b)(3) governs the disposition of a qualified subchapter S subsidiary in a nonrecognition transaction. Bob served as a Tax Court clerk for the U.S. Tax Court from 2012 to 2014. Now, at Ropes … Read more