Partnership Tax

Class Unique: 28230

Prerequisite: Law 254J, 354J, 454J, 554J, (Federal Income Taxation) 254N, or 354N (Federal Income Taxation A). The course covers the taxation of partnerships, limited liability companies and S corporations, the most common forms of business organizations that involve a single level of tax. Most business entities with non-publicly traded interests take one of these forms; almost all such entities should take one of these forms. The rules on partnership tax also are increasingly relevant to a corporate and international practice as partnerships are used for corporate and international joint ventures and as vehicles for mergers and acquisitions. The course is essential for anyone who intends to practice in tax. It is useful for anyone who intends to practice in an area involving significant business planning.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday 12:15 - 3:05 pm TNH 3.114
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory


  • Fundamentals of Partnership Taxation - Stephen Schwarz, Daniel J. Lathrope, Brant J. Hellwig
      Foundation Press , edition: Eleventh
      ISBN: 978-1-64242-77-3   (required)
  • The Logic of Supchapter K: A Conceptual Guide to the Taxation of Partnerships - Laura E. Cunningham, Noel B. Cunningham
      West Academic Publishing , edition: Sixth
      ISBN: pending   (required)