UNC Tax Center

UNC Tax Center

Building bridges between tax scholars, policymakers and practitioners. Read More
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UNC Tax Symposium

20th Annual UNC Tax Symposium held on
April 7-8, 2017. Read More

LATEST RESEARCH

Border Taxation
Shareholder Wealth Effects of Border Adjustment Taxation
We examine the effects of a proposed border adjustment tax on the share prices of publicly traded firms.

MISSION

We build bridges between tax scholars, policymakers and practitioners while increasing the visibility and contribution of accountants in tax policymaking.

NEWS & MEDIA

Jeff Hoopes New Faculty
Welcome Jeff Hoopes
April 4, 2017

With the start of a new academic year, UNC Kenan-Flagler celebrates top global rankings of its research productivity and welcomes eight talented professors who have joined the School. Accounting professor Jeff Hoopes, who studies how taxpayers respond to tax laws and changes in enforcement. He examines issues at the intersection of accounting, public economics and finance. He has expertise in both corporate and individual taxation and tax administration and compliance.

Ed Maydew Perspective Article
Ed Maydew: A Fresh Perspective On Taxes
April 4, 2017

Taxes matter. That mantra drives Edward Maydew to bring clarity to the world of taxes as a teacher and researcher. “Taxes provide the revenue to fund public services, but they can also have powerful effects on behavior – sometimes intended effects and sometimes unintended,” says Maydew, the David E. Hoffman Distinguished Professor of Accounting. “Policy makers often lack the full set of information to make decisions, especially the connections between tax policy and behaviors. Hopefully my research can shed light on some of these connections.”

UNC Tax Center

UNC Kenan-Flagler established the UNC Tax Center to build bridges between tax scholars, policymakers and practitioners.

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