Introduction

Professional Responsibility in Federal Tax Practice

This course explores the practical, legal, and ethical issues facing attorneys in tax planning.

Professional Responsibility in Federal Tax Practice

Professional Responsibility in Federal Tax Practice

This course explores professional responsibility issues confronting tax attorneys in planning and advising, return preparation, and contested matters before the Internal Revenue Service. Topics vary from year to year and may include the New York Code of Conduct, standards of practice in tax, Circular 230, engagement letters, opinions of tax counsel, confidentiality, attorney-client privilege, conflicts of interest, return preparer penalties, compliance and required reporting for tax lawyers. This upper-level, substantive course explores the practical, legal, and ethical issues facing attorneys in tax planning.

Open to Tax LL.M. students only.

The course is offered on a credit/no credit basis.

PROFESSIONAL PATHWAYS

Business and Financial Services

Intellectual Property and Privacy

Government and Public Interest Law

General Practice / Chart Your Path

 

OTHER CRITERIA

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