Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Tax Law. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2021: For Preparing Your 2020 Tax Return

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Prepare your 2020 taxes like a pro   J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2021 : For Preparing Your 2020 Tax Return  delivers a comprehensive and reliable guide to preparing your own 2020 taxes. Trusted by taxpayers for over seventy-five years, the latest entry in this series comes complete with worksheets and sample forms, as well as the advice that will ensure you get the biggest possible refund.  Readers of this #1 all-time, best-selling tax guide will benefit from: Hundreds of examples of how newly updated tax laws apply to individual taxpayers Special features inserted throughout the text that highlight important concepts like new tax laws, IRS rulings, court decisions, and tax filing tips Sage advice on maximizing deductions and credits, sheltering income from tax, and minimizing what you owe Crucial information on the SECURE Act and the CARES Act Perfect for any personal taxpayer,  J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax 2021  also belongs on the bookshelves of anyone responsible for preparing personal tax returns for others.

  • Author: J.K. Lasser Institute
  • Publisher: Wiley; 2nd edition (December 22, 2020)
  • Genre: Business & Money, Personal Finance
  • ISBN: 978-1119742241
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 1.8 x 10.8 inches


2. J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes 2021: Your Complete Guide to a Better Bottom Line

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Minimize your taxes and maximize your refund with this expert guide to your small business tax return Taxes remain one of the biggest headaches and costs for small businesses around the United States. J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes 2021 delivers an approachable but expert guide in legally limiting your tax liabilities while maximizing your deductions and credits. You'll be in great hands as Barbara Weltman – attorney, expert, and author – shows you what tax relief is available to you and how to claim it. You'll discover how to: Make tax-savvy business decisions Take advantage of COVID-19-related tax breaks Pick the right forms to claim available deductions and credits Use legal and effective tax strategies to minimize your taxes payable Use sample forms and checklists to get organized Keep the right records in case the IRS comes calling Whether you’re filing your small business’ taxes or you work with a tax professional, J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes 2021 will walk you through the tax process for 2020 returns and tax planning for 2021 to optimize your tax savings and minimize your audit exposure.

  • Author: Barbara Weltman
  • Publisher: Wiley; 1st edition (November 13, 2020)
  • Genre: Business & Money, Personal Finance
  • ISBN: 978-1119740056
  • Dimensions: 6.1 x 1.6 x 8.9 inches


3. Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Maximize your tax deductions Rental real estate provides more tax benefits than almost any other investment. Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide is the only book that focuses exclusively on IRS rules and deductions for landlords. The book covers the latest tax laws, including changes under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) that are particularly beneficial to landlords. Learn about landlord tax classifications, reporting rental income, hiring workers, and depreciation. Find out how to: handle casualty and theft losses distinguish between repairs and improvements deduct home office, car, travel, and meals keep proper tax records and much more. Filled with practical advice and real-world examples, Every Landlord's Tax Deduction Guide will save you money by making sure you owe less to the IRS at tax time. This edition is updated to cover changes under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).

  • Author: Stephen Fishman J.D.
  • Publisher: NOLO; Seventeenth edition (December 29, 2020)
  • Genre: Business & Money, Accounting
  • ISBN: 978-1413328110
  • Dimensions: 7 x 1 x 9 inches


4. Taxation of Individual Income

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

The twelfth edition of Taxation of Individual Income approaches the study of individual income tax through the problem method. The text is designed as a series of self-contained chapters featuring a set of problems, assignments to pertinent Code and Regulation provisions, an overview of the chapter topic, and edited cases and administrative materials as well as self-assessment tools.

  • Author: J. Martin Burke
  • Publisher: Carolina Academic Pr; 12th edition (July 31, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law
  • ISBN: 978-1531008727
  • Dimensions: 7.75 x 1.75 x 10.25 inches


5. Fundamentals of Federal Income Taxation (University Casebook Series)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Hardbound - New, hardbound print book.

  • Author: James Freeland
  • Publisher: Foundation Press; 19th edition (August 3, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law
  • ISBN: 978-1640208520
  • Dimensions: 10.31 x 1.69 x 7.95 inches


6. International Business Transactions: Problems, Cases, and Materials [Connected eBook] (Aspen Casebook)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Buy a new version of this textbook and receive access to the Connected eBook on CasebookConnect, including: lifetime access to the online ebook with highlight, annotation, and search capabilities, plus an outline tool and other helpful resources . Connected eBooks provide what you need most to be successful in your law school classes. Learn more about Connected eBooks Focusing on private international business transactions, International Business Transactions: Problems, Cases, and Materials, Fourth Edition covers the planning, structure, and implementation of transactions in today’s global economy. New to the Fourth Edition: New materials on the International Chamber of Commerce’s Incoterms 2020 coming into effect on January 1, 2020 Additional discussion of China’s new Foreign Investment Law coming into effect on January 1, 2020 A Discussion of the recent U.S. trade sanctions against China and other trading partners and the rise of U.S. economic nationalism Updates regarding recent changes in U.S. tax policy affecting foreign investment, including the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 Updates to all statistics, tables legislative and treaty changes to the most currently available data Professors and students will benefit from: Compact but comprehensive coverage of the subject. This book covers both international business planning and international litigation. Thorough coverage of the United Nations Convention on International Sales of Goods. Practical knowledge of the types of international business transactions. Knowledge for how to handle international business litigation and arbitration. An understanding of international sales and investment transactions.

  • Author: Daniel C. K. Chow
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer; 4th edition (February 2, 2020)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law
  • ISBN: 978-1543801040
  • Dimensions: 7.4 x 1.2 x 10.1 inches


7. Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations, 2021 with Motro Tax Map (Selected Statutes)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

This convenient selection of federal taxation statutes and regulations is designed to provide up-to-date information, through May 2020, for students and professors alike. It includes edited provisions of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), Treasury regulations, and various materials prepared by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

  • Author: Daniel Lathrope
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law


8. The Fundamentals of Federal Taxation: Problems and Materials

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

The fifth edition of Miller & Maines The Fundamentals of Federal Taxation is a problem-based, transaction-oriented treatment of the basics of federal taxation. It features a balanced approach toward tax planning and tax policy and is structured for easy accessibility through the use of forty-one chapters, each of which can readily be covered in one, or occasionally two, class sessions. This edition incorporates developments in the law through January of 2018, including the far-reaching Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Key developments since the fourth edition include changes to the ordinary income rate structure, depreciation and capitalization, itemized deductions, personal exemptions, alimony, the child tax credit, and casualty losses. This edition also further engages students by noting how tax law intersects with diverse and hot topics such as the sharing economy, the legalized marijuana industry, Silicon Valley job perks, wrongful incarceration, virtual currency, and human egg donation.

  • Author: John A. Miller
  • Publisher: Carolina Academic Pr; 5th edition (July 23, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law
  • ISBN: 978-1531011086
  • Dimensions: 7.75 x 1.25 x 10.25 inches


9. National Security Law (Aspen Casebook)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

For the last 30 years, National Security Law has helped create and shape an entire new field of law. It has been adopted for classroom use at most American law schools, all of the military academies, and many non-law graduate programs. The Seventh Edition of this leading casebook provides an up-to-date, user-friendly survey of this extremely dynamic field. Relying heavily on original materials and provocative notes and questions, this book encourages students to play the roles of national security professionals, politicians, judges, and ordinary citizens. And by showing the development of doctrine in historical context, it urges them to see their responsibility as lawyers to help keep us safe and free. Like earlier editions, the new book deals with basic separation-of-powers principles, the interaction of U.S. and international law, the use of military force, intelligence, detention, criminal prosecution, homeland security, and national security information — more than enough to provide teachers with a rich menu of readings for classes. New to the Seventh Edition: Latest developments on U.S. military involvement in Syria and Iran President Trump’s Border Wall and appropriations power Carpenter v. U.S. and recent FISA developments and FISC decisions Trump travel ban “Defending forward” in cyberspace New chapter on nuclear war Professors and students will benefit from:  Carefully curated and edited original materials  Extensive notes and questions to fill in the blanks  Read-ins and chapter summaries to provide perspective  Frequent references to historical and political context

  • Author: Stephen Dycus
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer; 7th edition (April 1, 2020)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Law
  • ISBN: 978-1543806793
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 1.5 x 10.2 inches


10. Practical Aviation & Aerospace Law

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Tax Law - August 2021

Updated and expanded in its seventh edition, Practical Aviation & Aerospace Law and its companion workbook function as a comprehensive instructive package for undergraduate and graduate aviation law courses. This book, as a set or a stand-alone textbook, is an invaluable reference guide for aviation and aerospace business managers, pilots, maintenance personnel, aircraft owners, air traffic controllers, air safety investigators, operators of unmanned aircraft, and others involved in aviation or aerospace as a profession or hobby. Practical Aviation & Aerospace Law provides readers with the basic legal knowledge and perspective to understand how the legal system works in this industry. The authors guide you to recognize and avoid common legal pitfalls, and help you realize when you need to call a lawyer. This seventh edition reflects recent judicial decisions and changes in statutory, regulatory and international treaty law. It covers topics surrounding the burgeoning unmanned aircraft system (UAS) and commercial spaceflight segments as well, from an increasingly global viewpoint. Authors J. Scott Hamilton and Sarah Nilsson write concisely, clearly and yet conversationally about the complex field of law, including frequent examples from personal experience in practice. This combines to create for the industry a succinct foundation in understanding how to apply the law to aviation and aerospace interests and operations.

  • Author: J. Scott Hamilton
  • Publisher: Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc.; Seventh edition (July 31, 2020)
  • Genre: Engineering & Transportation, Transportation
  • ISBN: 978-1644250273
  • Dimensions: 6 x 1.34 x 9 inches