NEW BOOK: Federal Income Tax Law: A Legal Research Guide, 2nd Edition

Legal Research Guides, New Book Breanne Callahan

  • A necessary resource for researchers navigating the complex world of federal income tax law
  • Provides vital information regarding primary and secondary sources, as well as free and subscription online resources
  • A comprehensive guide to exploring topics such as the Internal Revenue Code, case law, Treasury Regulations, and legislative histories
  • New edition includes timely information on tax cuts and COVID-19 relief legislation

About This Title

Federal Income Tax Law: A Legal Research Guide is an extensive and descriptive research guide that discusses the different primary sources of federal income tax law, including the code, regulations, case law, and administrative decisions, and how they all tie in together—as well as their relevant authority and where to locate them. This title also provides an overview of the different types of secondary resources, such as periodicals, treatises, and practice guides, and covers researching specific areas of tax law such as trust and estates. Finally, it shows how to locate primary and secondary sources online through free and subscription tax-specific databases.

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About the Author

Christopher C. Dykes has been at the University of Houston’s O’Quinn Law Library since 2006 and is currently the Head of Public Services. He is an adjunct professor who teaches Tax Research and Texas Legal Research for the University of Houston Law Center. He attended the University of Tennessee-Knoxville for both his B.A. in Political Science and M.S. in Information Sciences. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law and an LL.M. in Taxation from Villanova University.

Alongside an extensive selection of book reviews and articles, Christopher has also authored the first edition of Federal Income Tax Law: A Legal Research Guide, as well as research guides for International Tax Law and Environmental Law. He has also served on various committees for the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), the Southwestern Association of Law Libraries (SWALL), and the Houston Area Law Librarians (HALL).

Federal Income Tax Law: A Legal Research Guide, 2nd Edition*
Legal Research Guides, Volume 88

Item #: 1007072
ISBN: 978-0-8377-4152-9
Pages: xix, 109p.
1 Volume, perfect bound…….$91.00
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2021

*Standing order customers automatically receive this title

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