• 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

Hoopes Weighs in On Trump Tax Records

October 07, 2019

Kenan-Flagler Business School professor and UNC Tax Center Research Director Jeff Hoopes comments on the intricacies of interpreting the president’s tax records if the push to release them ever comes to shove. Hoopes was quoted in this NPR article, which has been posted by more than 50 media outlets so far. More

Coming Up

2020 Tax Doctoral Consortium

Monday January 6, 2020

This event is invitation only. The seminar exposes students of all backgrounds to current tax research and is designed for students from doctoral programs without a PhD tax seminar. Students learn the fundamentals of tax research, and some might wind up adding tax to their set of research interests. More


Write-Off: The Tax Blog

The Hill: You may have to fill out a wealth tax return

November 14, 2019

If the U.S. institutes a wealth tax for people with wealth over $50 million, I do not look forward to calculating my personal wealth tax liability and being ready to defend the valuation of my wealth against IRS audit.  Why do I dread such a thing? More