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United States Tax Court Non-Attorney Examination
Administered Wednesday, November 11, 2020 or Thursday, November 12, 2020
Subject to U.S. Tax Court Office of Admissions Announcement June 2020

Nov 2020
United States Tax Court
Non-Attorney Bar Admissions
Exam Preparation Program
Moderated by
US Tax Court Judge & Faculty

Entire Program
July 14, 2019 - November 11, 2020

1. Opening Session
    with
   Judge & Faculty

Ave Maria School of Law
Naples FL
5 Days 9 am - 4 pm EST

July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019



Tentative Schedule
Includes
  • discussions about the structure and operation of the United States Tax Court
    • US Tax Court Rules of Practice and Procedures
  • Q&A US Tax Court Non-attorney Bar Admissions Examination
    • quick review and explanation of the Exam structure and nature of questions
    • distribution of sample US Tax Court Non-attorney Examination
      • Commentary by US Tax Court Bar Admittee '19
  • discussions about how to distinguish significant published US Tax Court Opinions
    • Opinion Briefing
  • discussions about how to work tax controversies' questions that pertain to business entitites
    • re: individuasl, partnerships, small business entities, and corporate
  • discussions about Federal Tax Evidence as derived from the FRE Rule
  • discussions about how to easily memorize and apply the US Tax Court Rules of Practice and Procedures
  • discussions about Legal Ethics Rules, i.e. the Professional Responsibility of Lawyers
  • discussions about test-taking techniques to ensure that you complete all Exam questions within the 4-hour time-allotment

Questions 1.888.317.4489
e-mail michaeljerome.stuart@aya.yale.edu

2. Virtual Lecture Series
with
Judge & Faculty
Saturday Login from Home or Office

3 pm to 6 pm EST

September 14, 2019 - October 31, 2020
Required: Unlimited e-mail service
Tentative Schedule
Includes
  • break duration of July and August after the 5-day Opening Session on July 15, 2019
  • Applicants' login at 3 pm - 6 pm -  September 14, 2019 -  November 16, 2019
  • Virtual Lecture Series 1
    • Introduction to US Tax Court
    • Practice and Procedures
  • no virtual lectures held during the 2020 Tax Season - January 1, 2020 - June 1, 2020
  • Virtual Lecture Series 2 - 3 pm - 6 pm -  June 6, 2020 - July 25, 2020
    • Introduction to Litigation
    • Petition Filing-to-Post-Trial Proceedings
  • Virtual Lecture Series 3 - 3 pm - 6 pm -  September 12, 2020 - October 31, 2020
    • Introduction to Non-attorney Bar Admissions Exam  Subject Testing
      • Evidence
      • Legal Ethics
      • US Tax Court Rules of Practice & Procedures
      • Substantive Tax
      • US Tax Court Significant Published Opinions 2019 - 2020

Questions 1.888.317.4489
e-mail michaeljerome.stuart@aya.yale.edu

3. Washington DC Pre-Exam Review
with
Judge & Faculty

Georgetown University
Hotel & Conference Center
Washington DC

9 am - 4 pm EST

November 9, 2020 - November 11, 2020

Tentative Schedule
  • offered the day before the administration of the 2020 Non-attorney Bar Admissions Examination
  • applicants are expected to arrive in Washington DC the day before the Pre-exam Review
  • breakfast is served each morning in the Hotel Dinning Room from 7 am to 9 am
  • Pre-exam Review begins promptly at 9 am in the Conference Room adjacent to Dinning Room
    • all-day coaching by US Tax Court Judge and Faculty
      • Evidence
      • Legal Ethics
      • US Tax Court Rules of Practice & Procedures
      • Substantive Tax
      • Significant US Tax Court Published Opinions 2019 - 2020
  • includes all meals (except lunch on arrival date) and 3 days/2 nights accommodations
  • includes private auto transportation from the Hotel & Conference Center to the US Tax Court Exam Testing Site
  • includes short ceromony to award Certificates of Completion and Attendance
  • 2020 Exam Applicants are expected to arrange air-rail-auto transport to the District so that they arrive timely
  • traditionally, the Examination is administered on the second Wednesday or second Thursday of November
  • testing occurs at the Reagan Office Building located within the District. The old testing cite was at the Court itself.
  • day of testing Applicants must be present in the Hotel Lobby for transport to the Test Center at 10:30 am

Questions 1.888.317.4489
e-mail michaeljerome.stuart@aya.yale.edu


September 2019, Opening Session Boston Area: Harvard Faculty Club at Harvard University, Cambridge MA

Cost Savings to You
  • 6-Days/5-Nights Ritz Carlton
    • Value   Hotel and Ammenities   $3,995
    • Value   Bonus Weekend - 1 addditonal night's stay   $409
  • 5-Day Opening Session with Buffets
    • Value    Review $3,995
    • Value    Buffets $995
  • Virtual Lecture Series 9/19 - 11/20
  • Value $8,500
  • Washington DC Review with Accommodations and Meals
    • Value Review $2,295
    • Accommodations and Meals $1,420

You Pay
  • Only $11,995