Whether working federally, for a major corporation or as a personal accountant, tax accounting is one of the fastest changing fields in business. The Master of Tax Accounting degree program takes a multi-dimensional approach to educating the modern tax specialist.
The program develops the taxation system and the interrelationships that exist between it and accounting theory, a knowledge of the law as it relates to taxation, and the tools necessary for research and communication in taxation.
Graduates are prepared to research tax, legal and accounting databases related to tax problems and to make tax-related decisions. By drawing on their comprehensive knowledge of accounting and taxation, Manderson graduates always come out ahead.
- Require courses -
AC 575 Taxation of Corporations & Shareholders
AC 576 Advanced Corporate Taxation
AC 578 Partnership Taxation
AC 593 Research & Communication in Taxation
- Electives -
AC 512 Advanced Financial Reporting & Analysis
AC 523 Business Valuation & Performance Measurement
AC 532 Advanced Governance, Risk Assessment & Assurance
AC 534 Fraud Risk Management
AC 556 Governmental & Nonprofit Accounting
LGS 504 Legal Issues in Accounting
AC 572/LAW 647 Estate & Gift Taxation
AC 577/LAW 641 Tax Practice & Procedure
AC 581/LAW 761 International Taxation
AC 582/LAW 650 State & Local Taxation
AC 583/LAW 732 Employee Benefits
AC 584/LAW 796 Tax-Exempt Organizations
Students planning on sitting for the CPA exam in the state of Alabama need three financial accounting courses, two auditing courses, one governmental accounting course and two law courses. Students should select three classes from the above list of electives if not taken during undergraduate school.
Student Financial Aid provides comprehensive information and services regarding opportunities to finance the cost of education at The University of Alabama. We recognize that financial assistance is an important key to helping reach your educational and career goals. The financial aid staff is dedicated to making the financial aid process as straightforward as possible. Visit the website to find out more: http://financialaid.ua.edu/
MA Tax Accounting
page on the University of Alabama website for more details!
Relevant bachelors degree. Students are also required to complete Governmental & Nonprofit Accounting, either prior to entering the program or as part of the M.T.A. degree.
Recipient: University of Alabama
Insert previous message below for editing?
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need. Why not add a message here