• The TCJA Effects Tracker: What Do We Know About the Effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act?

    On December 22, 2017, the U.S. tax code was dramatically changed when what is commonly referred to as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law. As tax scholars, we have a keen interest in knowing how the TCJA will change the world.

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July 17, 2019

Call for Papers: 22nd Annual UNC Tax Symposium


Recent News & Media

Ed Maydew Keynote Speaker at 9TH EIASM Conference

July 18, 2019

Ed Maydew, director of the UNC Tax Center and David E. Hoffman Distinguished Professor of Accounting, was a keynote speaker at the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management’s annual conference on taxation in Barcelona, Spain, July 8-9. More

Coming Up

Leadership Council Meeting

Thursday October 24, 2019

This event is Invitation Only. The UNC Tax Center Leadership Council is a distinguished group of industry leaders and alumni who provide support and strategic input to center leadership. Council members offer insights and ideas for new event programming, help expand key industry partnerships to support student-facing and other center activities, advise on tax curriculum issues for the MAC program and help in other ways to develop and execute the center’s mission. More


Latest Research

Tax Reform Made Me Do It!

November 29, 2018

This paper examines corporations’ actions, and statements about actions, following the tax law change known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Specifically, we examine four different outcomes — bonuses (or other actions that benefit workers), announcements of new investments, share repurchases, and dividend announcements. More