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LAW 5425: Low-Income Tax Clinic - 2214

Low-Income Tax Clinic
Class Term:
Spring Term 2020-2021
Catalog Number:
5425
Professor(s):

Professor

Professor

Type:
Clinic
Credits:
3 (1 Contact, 0 Field)
Graduation Requirements:
Professional Skills
Experiential Learning
Priority:
Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority
Full Year Course:
No
Category:
Standard Courses

Grading Details

The instructor’s evaluation of the student’s work, in representing the clients and in review sessions, will form the basis for the grade.

Prerequisites

Description

Working under the supervision of experienced tax attorneys, students participating in this clinic will assist in all aspects of the delivery of legal services to low income taxpayers in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service. Students may expect to engage in interviewing, counseling, research, drafting, and negotiation with the I.R.S. calendar and the disposition of the cases taken. In addition to the client work, students will also meet for weekly case review sessions.

Low-Income Tax Clinic