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BUS-A 551: TAX RESEARCH (1 - 6 credit)


Examines the primary and secondary sources of tax law, including the Internal Revenue Code, regulations and other administrative pronouncements and judicial interpretations. Explains the research process and the use of research tools to locate sources of tax law. Utilizes both paper products and electronic (internet) resources. Emphasizes how to read and interpret source materials. Tax research assignments stress writing skills and the need for effective communication of research findings.