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Consolidated Returns

This course examines the law and regulations governing the taxation of corporations filing consolidated federal income tax returns and includes a review of the following subjects: eligibility to file consolidated returns; treatment of business transactions within the group; treatment of dividends and other distributions within the group; adjustments to the basis of stock of members of the group; treatment of acquisitions of another consolidated group; treatment of dispositions of subsidiaries of a group; consolidated return treatment of the group's favorable tax attributes; use of disregarded entities by a consolidated group; and treatment of earnings and profits accounts. This course is highly recommended for students who intend to practice corporate tax law because it will focus on consolidated return principles that affect corporate tax planning, mergers and acquisitions. Pre-requisite: Not open to second year JD students who are not enrolled in the Joint Degree Program without the permission of the instructor. Basic Federal Income Tax and Entity Taxation are pre-requisites for JD candidates.


Catalog Number: TAXLAW 689
Practice Areas: Taxation Practice Area


Course History

Spring 2014
Title: Consolidated Returns
Faculty: Sheffield, Jeffrey T. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 4



Spring 2013
Title: Consolidated Returns
Faculty: Sheffield, Jeffrey T. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 13



Spring 2012
Title: Consolidated Returns
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 0



Spring 2011
Title: Consolidated Returns
Faculty: Banks-Golub, Mark A.
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 14