ACC 575-Business Law and Tax

Prerequisites: ACC307, ACC317, LEG500

This course covers advanced topics in the business law and taxenvironment for students pursuing a career in public accounting.Concepts covered include business ethics; business law; the UniformCommercial Code; and federal income, estate, and gift taxation.Students analyze accounting Information and make recommendationsorally and in writing. Topics include the American Institute of CertifiedPublic Accountants Code of Professional Conduct, ethics andresponsibilities in tax practice, legal responsibilities and liabilities,agency and contracts, debtor-creditor relationships, the federalgovernment's regulation of business, and the federal taxation ofindividuals, corporations, S corporations, partnerships, fiduciaries,estates, and gifts.