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Course Description: A study of the current federal income tax law. Emphasis is on tax research and the problems faced by partnerships and organizations. Pre-requisites: AC309, AC320 and CS140 or equivalents. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: Provide the student an opportunity to learn utilizing reading, writing, testing, presentation and communication skills. The student should enhance their writing, research and presentation skills while gaining new insight into the world of taxation.
Learning Outcomes:1. Prepare business income tax returns.
2. Prepare gift tax returns.
3. Prepare estate tax returns.
4. Prepare trust tax returns.
5. Research tax issues.
6. Use computer software for tax planning and tax returns.
Course Assessment: 90-100 A
Grading: Research Paper (min.5 pgs & 5 ref.)* 20%
3 Quizzes (10 pts ea) 30%
Tax Project 10%
* topics to be agreed in Class 1
Late Submission of Course Materials: Students will be expected to complete their assignments timely. Ample notice will be given of all assignments. Chapter Reading and assignments will be completed prior to the beginning of each class. Assignments will be reduced one letter grade if received by the next scheduled class and will not be accepted after that.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students will be expected to be participative in class and be respectful of one another in class.
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89
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