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USD Tax Clinics: Resources

Includes resources for the federal tax clinic, state income tax clinic, and the state sales and use tax clinic.

Introduction

taxThis guide provides resources for students working in one of the Tax Clinics at the University of San Diego School of Law. This includes:

Tax Research Methodology

Like other areas of legal research, the basic tax research methodology is as follows:

1. Establish the facts.

2. Identify the issues.

3. Locate authority.

4. Evaluate authority.

[Repeat steps 1-4 as necessary to complete research and analysis of issues.]

5. Develop conclusions and recommendations.

6. Communicate research results and recommendations.

About the Clinics

The University of San Diego School of Law's Clinical Education Program provide students with the opportunity to train under experienced professors and attorneys while providing free legal services to San Diego residents in need. Click here for more information and to view the full list of clinics. 

If you are interested in obtaining free assistance from USD Legal Clinics, or have any questions, please contact them at (619) 260-7470. For more information, click here.

About the Legal Research Center

The law library exists to support the educational and scholarly activities of the USD law community. Click here for more information.

Reference Assistance

Phone: (619) 260-4612

Email: lrcrefer@sandiego.edu