This Research Guide is designed to assist students in the Tax Concentration Seminar and Estate Planning Seminar. For any questions regarding your tax research contact: Chuck Marcus (x4838) or come by the reference desk in the library during regular hours: Monday- Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm and Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm. October 10, 2017 presentation slides.
Warren Gorham & Lamont (WG&L) are publishers of many recognized and authoritative treatises in Federal Taxation. All WG & L Tax Treatises are available on Westlaw and selected major treatises are availalbe on RIA Checkpoint
Print Treatises available in the Hastings Law Library
Academic and Law Review Articles
To locate tax articles in Law Reviews, search for topic in the Index to Legal Periodicals and Books. This index allow you to search for articles by title and subject. Often the index will link to the full text of the articles. To locate a law review article by cite or by title, use HeinOnline.
Use Google Scholar to search for articles in Law Reviews, SSRN, current working papers and other tax scholarship,
Tax Practice, Tax Planning Articles and Current Awareness Services
Tax Current Awareness Sources enable you to update your reserach issue. These resources are updated daily or weekly and cover all aspects of Federal Taxation-- so these are the best places to find new case law, proposed legislation and regulations, new guidance and analysis of current topics:
Raabe, Federal Tax Research, 7th ed. (KF241.T38 R33 2006 - 5th Stacks)
Chanin, Specialized Legal Research (Chapter 3: Federal Income Taxation) [KF240.S64 Research Alcove]
Karlin, Tax Research, 2d ed. [KF241 .T38 K36 2003 5th Stacks]
Lowy, US Legal Authorities in U.S. Federal Tax Matters — Research and Interpretation, BNA Tax Management Portfolio # 100 Bloomberg BNA Tax and Accounting Center
Larson, Federal Tax Research, [KF241.T38 L37 2011 Research Alcove]
Dykes, International Tax Law: A Legal Research Guide [KF 241 .T38 D952 2011 5th Stacks]