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LLM in Taxation Curriculum

The LLM in Taxation program requires each student to complete 24 credits. The program may be completed full-time in one year or part-time in two years.

Core Required and Elective Course Offerings

Required Core Courses Fall Spring
Federal Tax Accounting and Tax Timing Issues 2 Units
Federal Taxation of Property Dispositions 2 Units 2 Units
Corporate Taxation 3 Units
Partnership Taxation 3 Units
Federal Tax Procedure/Professional Responsibility 2 Units
Tax Research 1 Unit
Elective Courses* Fall Spring Summer
Estate and Gift Taxation 3 Units  
Estate Planning 2 Units  
Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates 2 Units  
Real Estate Taxation 2 Units  
Foreign Taxation I 2 Units  
Foreign Taxation II Units 2 Units  
ERISA 1 Units
Executive Compensation 2 Units
Taxation of Mergers and Acquisitions 2 Units
Nonprofit Taxation 2 Units    
State and Local Taxation   2 Units  
Tax Policy   2 Units  

*Sample Courses