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United States Tax Court Virtual Forum

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Petitions   Branerton Conference   Stipulations   Motions   Memoranda   Depositions 
Settlement Agreements  Trial Documents   Post-Trial Briefs   Partnership Tax Litigation   Special Proceedings   Post-Trial Proceedings   Refunds Claims 

Acting hearing judge

Fmr. Special Trial Judge on the U.S. Tax Court | Distinguished Judicial Speaker at the Tax Law Institute


Acting IRS counsel

Fmr. Judicial Law Clerk of the U.S. Tax Court | Fmr. IRS Litigator in Office of Chief Counsel | Professor of Law and Distinguished Author at the Tax Law Institute

Saturday Sessions
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

*Acting judicial clerk

IRS Approved Provider of Continuing Professional Education | Program Director at the Tax Law Institute

* Judicial Clerks of the U.S. Tax Court are primarily responsible for reviewing the trial record, researching the applicable law and drafting legal memoranda and court opinions. Clerks also attend oral arguments before the Court. Clerks are hired by a respective judge and work exclusively for that judge.

Session 1

Sept. 19, 2020-      May 1, 2021-
 Oct. 3, 2020      May 22, 2021

Session 2

Oct. 17, 2020-      June 5, 2021-
Oct. 31, 2020      June 26, 2021

Session 3

Nov. 7, 2020-      July 10, 2021-
Nov. 21, 2020     July 31, 2021

Concurrent Enrollment: "Tax Litigation," "Trial Documents" and "Legal Writing for USTCPs"
  1. Petition for Redetermination
  2. Designation of Place of Trial
  3. Certification of Pleadings
  4. Amended and Supplemental Pleadings
  5. Amendments to the Petition
  6. Motion for Leave to Amend
  7. Motion Procedures
  8. Motion for More Definite Statement
  9. Motion to Strike
  10. Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim
  11. Motion to Set Aside Dismissal
  12. Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings
  13. Motion for Summary Judgment
  14. Motion to Submit Case Without Trial
  15. Motion for Default
  16. Motion to Compel Stipulation
  17. Motion for Production of Documents
  18. Motion to Compel Production
  19. Motion to Request for Admission
  20. Motion to Review
  21. Depositions
  22. Consensual Discovery Depositions
  23. Compulsory Discover Depositions
  24. Evidentiary Depositions
  25. Depositions to Perpetuate Testimony
  26. Stipulation to Take Deposition
  27. Pre-petition Evidentiary Depositions
  28. Depositions After Commencement of Trial
  29. Depositions Using Written Questions
  30. Deposition Subpoena
  31. Motion for Protective Orders
  32. Petitioner's Motion for Copy of Own Statements
  33. Expedited Case Joint Motion
  34. Motion to Sever
  35. Motion to Consolidate
  36. Motion in Limine
  37. Motion to Seal the Record 
  38. Post-Trial Brief                                                                                                                                

Awards 8 CPE/CE Credits
Offered concurrently with "TAX LITIGATION" and "LEGAL WRITING FOR USTCPs"

Fee $2995

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