Useful resources for clinic legal research projects
Last Updated: Jul 22, 2015
Links to guides developed by the LRC reference librarians for federal tax research and for tax research classes
In WESTLAW, select DIRECTORY at the top of the page. Under Topical Practice Areas click on Taxation. To see what is included in the listed databases, click on the next to each link.
- BNA's Tax Management Portfolio Plus
The Tax and Accounting Center is organized by subject or “Practice Area,” accessible via the tabs located at the top of any of the “home” pages. Clicking the “All” tab at the far left will enable you to access all the content that is included in USD's subscription.
- Checkpoint (RIA)
You must be using a Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer browser. RIA Checkpoint provides access to tax and accounting topics such as: Federal Tax; State & Local Tax; International Tax; Accounting, Auditing, and Corporate Finance; Estate Planning; Payroll; Pension and Benefits.
- Appeals... Resolving Tax Disputes
- EITC Home Page
EITC, the Earned Income Tax Credit, sometimes called EIC is a refundable federal income tax credit for low to moderate income working individuals and families.
- Offer in Compromise
Settling tax debts for less than what the taxpayer owers based on:
* Ability to pay;
* Expenses; and
* Asset equity.