Blog Profile / TaxProf Blog


URL :http://taxprof.typepad.com/
Filed Under:Business & Finance / Taxes
Posts on Regator:16524
Posts / Week:51.6
Archived Since:March 8, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Muller:Visualizing Law School Employment Outcomes In California, Illinois, New York, And Texas

Derek Muller (Pepeprdine), Visualizing Employment Outcomes In California In 2016: Illinois New York Texas

Reports Of Extreme Income Inequality Are Exaggerated Due To Shift In S-Coproration Income Among The Very Wealthiest

Fatih Guvenen (Minnesota) & Greg Kaplan (Chicago), Top Income Inequality in the 21st Century: Some Cautionary Notes: Since 2000, different measures of top income inequality have exhibited very different trends. Top income shares based on measures of total income show a continued rise, whereas top income shares based on wage...

Slemrod Presents Taxing Hidden Wealth: The Consequences Of U.S. Enforcement Initiatives On Evasive Foreign Accounts Today At NYU

Joel Slemrod (Michigan) presented Taxing Hidden Wealth: The Consequences of U.S. Enforcement Initiatives on Evasive Foreign Accounts (with Niels Johannesen (Copenhagen), Patrick Langetieg (IRS), Daniel Reck (UC-Berkeley) & Max Risch (Michigan)) at NYU yesterday as part of its Tax Policy Colloquium Series hosted by Daniel Shaviro and Rosanne Altshuler: Beginning...

Organ:The 2016 Law School Transfer Market

Jerry Organ (St. Thomas) has a detailed blog post on the 2016 law school transfer market. The transfer market is essentially flat, with Arizona State, Emory, George Washington, and Georgetown the dominant players (and Loyola-L.A., UCLA, and USC the dominant players in California): [I]n the. two charts [below], the “repeat...

Temperature Rises In Debate Over Closure Of Whittier Law School; Will 5-10 More Law Schools Close Over The Next Five Years?

Following up on my previous posts: Stephen Diamond (Santa Clara), Whittier's Decision To Close Its Law School Violates AAUP Tenure Protections, Harms Diversity, And Ignores The Rebounding Legal Employment Market (Apr. 23, 2017) Robert Anderson (Pepperdine), Whittier Law School Closing Is Another Sad Story Of Generational Wealth Shifting, With Millennial...

Pittsburgh Tax Review Issues Call For Papers

With some room still remaining in its coming fall issue, the peer-reviewed Pittsburgh Tax Review invites the submission of articles and essays for publication in the journal’s Fall 2017 issue. Submissions can be sent directly to Anthony Infanti, preferably prior to June 1, 2017. All submissions sent by that date...

North Carolina AG Opens Investigation Of Charlotte Law School

Following up on my previous posts (links below): Politico, North Carolina Opens Investigation Into For-Profit Law School: North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein has opened an investigation into Charlotte School of Law, the for-profit institution that the Obama administration cut off from federal funding last December. Laura Brewer, a spokeswoman...

Hemel Presents The Federalist Safeguards of Progressive Taxation Today At Pepperdine

Daniel Hemel (Chicago) presents The Federalist Safeguards of Progressive Taxation, 93 NYU L. Rev. ___ (2017), at Pepperdine today as part of our Tax Policy Workshop Series funded in part by a generous gift from Scott Racine: This essay considers the distributional consequences of the Supreme Court’s federalism jurisprudence over...

Trump Signs Executive Order Rolling Back Obama Tax Regulations

Executive Order, Identifying and Reducing Tax Regulatory Burdens (Aug. 21, 2017): By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. Policy. The Federal tax system should be simple, fair, efficient, and...

Jennifer Bard Sues University Of Cincinnati In Federal Court, Seeks Reinstatement As Law School Dean

Following up on my previous posts (links below): Press Release: Jennifer Bard, the first female Dean of the College of Law at the University of Cincinnati (UC), late this past Friday filed a lawsuit against the University and its interim provost Peter F. Landgren in the U.S. District Court, Southern...

Anderson:Whittier Law School Closing Is Another Sad Story Of Generational Wealth Shifting, With Millennial Students Incurring Huge Debts To Subsidize Baby Boomer Faculty Sinecures

Following up on my previous posts (links below): Robert Anderson (Pepperdine), Generational Wealth Shifting and the Unnecessary Whittier Law School Story: [G]iven the performance of Whittier's grads on the bar exam in recent years as well as the drop in applications, closing Whittier is probably the right decision. The unfortunate...

Trump Promises To Unveil 'Massive' Tax Cut On Wednesday, Leaving Treasury Department Officials 'Speechless'

New York Times, Trump Vows to Unveil Tax-Cut Plan Next Week, Surprising Staff: President Trump promised on Friday that he would unveil a “massive” tax cut for Americans next week, vowing a “big announcement on Wednesday,” but he revealed no details about what is certain to be an enormously complicated...

TaxProf Blog Weekend Roundup

Saturday: This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts Harvard Seeks To Hire A Clinical Tax Prof 100 Students Protest Closure Of Whittier Law School The IRS Scandal, Day 1444: Judicial Watch Sues IRS Over Email Preservation Sunday: Diamond: Whittier's Decision To Close Its Law School Violates AAUP Tenure Protections,...

Diamond:Whittier's Decision To Close Its Law School Violates AAUP Tenure Protections, Harms Diversity, And Ignores The Rebounding Legal Employment Market

Following up on my previous posts (links below): TaxProf Blog op-ed: Whittier’s Big Mistake, by Stephen Diamond (Santa Clara): Inevitably law school critics are crowing over the recently announced closure by Whittier College of its 50 year old ABA accredited law school. The news shocked and angered students who appeared...

Today Is Tax Freedom Day — Earlier In MS, TN & SD, Later In CT, NJ & NY

Tax Foundation, Tax Freedom Day 2017 is April 23rd: This year, Tax Freedom Day falls on April 23rd, 113 days into the year. Tax Freedom Day is a significant date for taxpayers and lawmakers because it represents how long Americans as a whole have to work in order to pay...

The IRS Scandal, Day 1445:'True The Vote v. IRS' Lawyer: 'The Deep State Is Still Operating'

PJ Media, 'True the Vote v. IRS' Lawyer: 'The Deep State Is Still Operating': A prominent constitutional attorney is sounding the alarm over Obama administration-style behavior by attorneys in President Trump's new administration. Jim Bopp, Jr., the attorney for the plaintiff in the landmark Citizens United suit, told PJ Media...

This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts

The IRS Scandal, Day 1437: Lois Lerner Fears For Her Life, Asks Federal Court To Seal Her Upcoming Deposition Testimony Gene Nichol Criticizes 'Nakedly Ideological' Attack On UNC Center For Civil Rights, Calls Out 'Cowardly' Dean, Provost, And Chancellor Whittier Law School To Close, Will Not Admit A 1L Class...

Harvard Seeks To Hire A Clinical Tax Prof

Job Announcement: Clinical Fellow, Harvard Law Sc hool Federal Tax Clinic: Duties & Responsibilities: The Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School (LSC) seeks to hire a Clinical Fellow in the Federal Tax Clinic [launched in Fall 2015]. The Clinic — through which Harvard Law students receive hands-on lawyering opportunities...

100 Students Protest Closure Of Whittier Law School

Following up on my previous posts (links below): Orange County Register, Dozens of Angry Whittier Law School Students Protest After College Announces Closure: About 100 law students angry over the announced closure of Whittier College’s law school in Costa Mesa this week demonstrated at the college’s main campus on Friday,...

The IRS Scandal, Day 1444:Judicial Watch Sues IRS Over Email Preservation

Press Release, Judicial Watch Sues IRS Over Email Preservation: Judicial Watch today announced that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to obtain records relating to the agency’s “preservation and/or retention” of the email records of officials who have left the agency...

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC