L9246 International Taxation

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
Federal Income Taxation

Instructor Co-requisites
None

Recommended Courses
None

Other Limitations
None

Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • Be familiar with the current law US system of taxing (1) US persons investing and doing business outside the US and (2) foreign persons investing and doing business in the US
  • Understand the basic policy choices underlying that system and arguments for and against different ways those choices could have been made
  • Be able to spot and correctly address a number of practical US tax issues that frequently arise in advising clients who are parties to cross-border transactions so as to be better able to practice successfully in a law firm
  • Have greater facility in closely and carefully reading, and in applying, provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, Treasury Regulations and other tax law authority

General Information

Type: Lecture
Level: Upperclass

Other Sections

Section 001, Spring 2020
T 6:20-9:10 pm
Robert Scarborough