Skip to main content area Skip to main content area Skip to institutional navigation Skip to search Skip to section navigation

Tax Law & Policy

Along with our academic program, Penn Law and Philadelphia are ideal locations for the study of tax law and policy  — at the epicenter of where tax law & policy is created (Washington, D.C.), often adjudicated (Delaware Court of the Chancery), and practiced (Wall Street). 

Faculty Research

imageProf. Michael Knoll’s new study sheds light on the debate over U.S. competitiveness and tax policy

Do tax policies favorable to Toyota, Honda and other foreign-owned companies doing business in the United States contribute to or detract from American competitiveness? The answer depends on how you define competiveness, according to Michael S. Knoll, whose recent article on “The Connection between Competitiveness and International Taxation” in Tax Law Review helps clarify a hot-button policy debate.

More on Tax Law & Policy Faculty and Research

Sample Penn Law Courses

More Courses at Penn

Take up to four classes throughout the University as part of your JD.  Courses recently taken by Penn Law students include:

  • Taxes & Business Strategy (Accounting, Wharton)
  • Problems in Financial Reporting (Accounting, Wharton)
  • Financing Government (Business Economics & Public Policy, Wharton)

Certificates, Joint & Dual Degrees

Institutes & Centers


Bug 00