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Study Resources

Use this information to identify possible self-study materials to supplement those shown on the Self-Study page. There are many different sources for law school study guides and aids; if possible visit a law school bookstore to locate helpful resources. Watch publication dates to be sure the material is recent.

If you use our materials, the text is your primary resource but you may want to supplement your studies as needed.

Prior Tax Court Exam Questions

Prior Tax Court exam questions – are useful for your study, but remember to answer them with current tax law. Questions are available at ustaxcourt.gov for a fee or for free from our website (2000-2021).

Amazon.com or other sources

Many resources on Federal Tax, Federal Rules of Evidence, and Professional Responsibility are now available through amazon.com. Watch publication dates to ensure these are current study materials.

Emanuel Law Outline Series

Emanuel Law Outline Series for evidence is useful and is available online or in bookstores. The CrunchTime Evidence book by Steven Emanuel is also useful as are many other resources such as workbooks, flash cards, and other study aids. A visit to the local law school bookstore or a search on Google may lead you to your perfect resource.

Federal Rules of Evidence

You can use any resource, but you’ll want something with commentary to help explain how to apply and use the FRE. This is one possible source, but amazon.com offers others. Watch publication dates so you are using current resources (substantive changes to the FRE aren’t common, but they are tweaked each year). https://barristerbooks.com/law-in-a-nutshell-federal-rules-of-evidence-9781684676859.htm#.YrjDsnbMJPY

Gleim.com or other sources

Many resources are available for your federal tax studies. The Gleim resource is recommended because it does a good job of covering often tested topics, and references the IRC and regulations if you need further study. Watch publication dates to ensure these are current study materials.

Gleim Federal Tax Exam Questions & Explanations

Gleim Federal Tax Exam Questions & Explanations is especially helpful for Federal Taxation since it covers many of the topics commonly tested. Watch publication dates so you are using current resources (tax law changes frequently).
https://www.gleim.com/academia/eqe/federal-tax-eqe/

A visit to the local law school bookstore or a search on Google may lead you to your perfect resource. Watch publication dates so you are using current resources.