Dear Students,

BUS 417 Federal Tax Law course teaches the fundamental concepts, theories, techniques & regulations of the Federal individual and corporate taxation in the United States. This course examines the tax treatment of topics, such as gross income & exclusions, general deductions & losses, business deductions & losses, cost recovery, employee business expenses, itemized deductions, certain tax credits, and tax treatment of corporations. Emphasis is placed on the mechanics and problem-solving skills, based on actual, hand-on completion of tax forms and tax calculations to enhance students' understanding of the underlying tax theories and practices.

I hope that you will enjoy this course and wish you the best luck!

Professor Sahakyan