Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium

Washington and Lee Law Professor Michelle Drumbl presented last week at the Fourth Annual Tax Symposium hosted by the University of Washington. Topics covered included taxpayer information rights; compliance and administration; and more. Prof. Drumbl presented during a panel titled "Tax Incidence and the Unintended Consequences of Tax Laws." The subject of her presentation was … Continue reading Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium

Professor Michelle Drumbl Interviewed for WalletHub.com

Washington and Lee law professor and director of the Tax Clinic was recently interviewed by John S. Keirnan of WalletHub.com.   Professor Drumbl provides expert advise to accompany an article titled "What to Do if You Can't Pay Your Taxes."  In the interview she discusses avoiding penalties for failing to file returns and the advantages … Continue reading Professor Michelle Drumbl Interviewed for WalletHub.com

Professor Michelle Drumbl Presents at ABA Tax Midyear Meeting

Washington and Lee law professor Michelle Drumbl presented last week at the ABA Tax Midyear Meeting in Houston. The panel was titled "Fraud in the Return Preparation Industry" and addressed topics including the return preparation industry, how to report fraudulent return issues, how to resolve fraud and identification theft issues, and other related topics. Participants … Continue reading Professor Michelle Drumbl Presents at ABA Tax Midyear Meeting

Prof. Drumbl speaks at 2014 Tax Symposium

Washington and Lee law professor Michelle Drumbl spoke at the 2014 Tax Law Symposium on October 3, 2014.   The symposium was held at the University of Washington in Seattle. Professor Drumbl spoke as part of a panel discussing EITC compliance. The full program is available here.

W&L Law Hosts Tax Roundtable

On July 22-23, Washington and Lee School of Law hosted a round table discussion of tax professors from the mid-Atlantic region. Professors from area law schools presented works-in-progress for comment and critique. Participants included, Eric Chason (William and Mary), Michael Doran (University of Virginia), Michelle Drumbl (W&L), Brant Hellwig (W&L), Ruth Mason (University of Virginia), … Continue reading W&L Law Hosts Tax Roundtable

Professor Michelle Drumbl Speaks at ABA Tax Section Mid-Year Meeting

At the recent ABA Tax Section Mid-Year Meeting Washington & Lee Law Professor Michelle Drumbl participated in two distinguished panels. The first panel, hosted by the Tax Policy & Simplification Committee on Friday January 24th, was entitled "The Role of the IRS in the Administration of Social Welfare Policy".  Professor Drumbl's remarks focused on the … Continue reading Professor Michelle Drumbl Speaks at ABA Tax Section Mid-Year Meeting

Prof. Michelle Drumbl on Balancing Complexity, Sophistication, and Accuracy on Tax Returns

Prof. Michelle Drumbl of Washington & Lee has recently made available on SSRN her forthcoming article Those Who Know, Those Who Don’t, and Those Who Know Better: Balancing Complexity, Sophistication, and Accuracy on Tax Returns, 11 Pitt. Tax Rev. ___ (2014).  Here is the abstract: Refundable credits, particularly the earned income tax credit (EITC) and the child tax … Continue reading Prof. Michelle Drumbl on Balancing Complexity, Sophistication, and Accuracy on Tax Returns