Fall 2015 MST Schedule

MST classes are held at the Lucas Business Complex, 2933 Bunker Hill Lane, Suite #120, Santa Clara. All classes are 3 units (unless otherwise noted).

Please note that all schedules are subject to change at any time without notification.

Books will be available at the Spartan Bookstore unless otherwise noted below. Be sure to obtain your book at least two weeks before class begins.  If the Spartan Bookstore is out of stock, ask someone to order you a copy and be sure they have your name.

Fall 2015 Schedule 

Fall 2015 MST Schedule PDF version: MST Schedule Fall 2015 (.pdf)

Course Number / Course Name Meeting Time Class Number Instructor Textbooks/syllabus

BUS 223A Tax Research and Decision Making


Thursdays 9/24-11/19
6:00 - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11/7 9:00AM - 1PM

Final project due by 12/10

 49815 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University

Course materials are available on Canvas, RIA, CCH and BNA.

How to Access RIA, CCH, and IRS Tax Research Tools

BUS 223G/07 Taxation of Business Entities



Prerequisite (or concurrent): BUS 223A

Not available to students who took BUS 223C.

 

Wednesdays 9/16-12/2
6:00  - 10:00PM
No class on 11/11 or 11/25

 

 49820

Section 07 on MySJSU

Joel Busch, JD, MST, CPA San Jose State University

Course materials will be from IRS and California publications, in addition to RIA, CCH

Syllabus

BUS 223G/08 Taxation of Business Entities

Prerequisite (or concurrent): BUS 223A

Not available to students who took BUS 223C.

Mondays 9/21-11/30
6:00-10:00PM
No class on 10/19, 11/2 or 11/23

Saturday
October 10; 9:00AM - 5:00PM

 

 50596

Section 08 on MySJSU

Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University
 

BUS 225K Advanced Individual Taxes (online except final exam)

Prerequisite: BUS 223A (or concurrent), must have the necessary hardware and software to complete this course which is completely online

 

9/16-12/2
Final Exam on 12/12 from 9:00AM - 12:00PM at Lucas Business Complex

 49816 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University

Course materials are available on Canvas, RIA, CCH and BNA.

BUS 225L Accounting for Income Taxes

Prerequisite (or concurrent): BUS 223A

Tuesdays 9/22-11/24
6:00-10:00PM

 49819 Jeff Sokol, Tax Partner, Deloitte Reading materials will be available online and handed out in class

BUS 225S Consolidated Returns

Prerequisite: BUS 223ABUS 223G (or223C)

[this qualifies as an entities elective]

Wednesdays 9/16-12/9 
6:00-10:00PM
Saturday
11/21 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM

No class on 9/30, 10/7, 11/11, 11/25, 12/2

 49818 Danni Dunn, JD,
Ernst & Young Partner (retired)

Course materials are available on RIA, CCH, BNA and Canvas.

Syllabus

How to Access RIA, CCH, and IRS Tax Research Tools

BUS 225W Introduction to International Taxation

Prerequisites: BUS 223A and 223G (or concurrent)

[this qualifies as a multijurisdictional elective]

Mondays 9/21-12/7, 6:00-10:00PM
No class 9/28, 11/23, 11/30

Saturday: 9/26 9:00AM-1:00PM

 49817 William R. Skinner, Tax Associate, Fenwick & West

Textbook: International Taxation in a Nutshell by Richard L. Doernberg, 9thEdition, West Nutshell

Available at Spartan Bookstore or online.

Syllabus

BUS 227D Employment Taxation and the Modern Workforce (1 unit)

Prerequisit: BUS 223A

Saturdays
10/17, 10/24, 11/14
9:00AM-2:00PM

 49814 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University
Course materials are available on Canvas, RIA, CCH and BNA.