Spring 2017 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.

Spring 2017 Schedule 

Spring 2017 MST Schedule PDF version: MST Schedule Spring 2017 (pdf)

Early Spring 2017 (starts early Jan.)

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

BUS 223A Tax Research and Decision Making

 

Saturdays: 1/7, 1/14, 1/28 
9:00AM - 5:00PM

2/4 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Wednesdays: 2/1, 2/8, 2/22
6:00 - 10:00PM

Final project due 3/8

 29685 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

First Day Assignment

BUS 223G Taxation of Business Entities

Prerequisite: BUS 223A (or concurrent)

 

Thursdays: 1/5, 1/12, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23 
6:00 - 10:00PM

Saturdays: 2/11 9:00AM - 5:00PM
2/18 9:00AM - 1:00PM

 29683 Ken Guilfoyle, CPA, MBA, GPHR, GMS, BDO Syllabus

BUS 225H Taxation of Property Transactions (online)

Prerequisite: BUS 223A (or concurrent)

Online: 1/4 - 3/25

Final Exam: 3/25 from 8:30AM - noon in classroom

 29684

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

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

Syllabus

BUS 225W Introduction to International Taxation 

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

Enrollment: 23/40 as of 1/9

Tuesdays: 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28
6:00-10:00PM

Saturdays:
1/21 9:00AM - 1:00PM
3/4  9:00AM - 1:00PM

 29646 William R. Skinner, Partner, Fenwick & West

 Syllabus

 

BUS 227F Personal and Business Leadership Skills for Tax Practitioners (2 units)

 

Saturday: 2/4 
1:00PM - 5:00PM

Mondays: 2/6 - 3/13
6:00PM - 10:00PM 

One additional class online

 29681 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University

 

BUS 227A Individual Tax Compliance (1 unit)

Fridays: 1/6, 1/13
8:30AM - 4:30PM
 29686 David J. Neighbors, CPA, MST Partner - Galina

Syllabus

Reading Materials

Lunch provided both days.

BUS 227B Ethics for Tax Practitioners (1 unit)

Online: 1/3 - 1/23

 29688 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University
Course materials are available on Canvas, RIA, CCH and BNA - click here.

BUS 227C Tax Symposium  - Data Security: Laws, Tech, Ethics and Reality (1 units)

Wednesdays: 1/4, 1/11, 1/18
6:00PM - 10:00PM

 29687 Joel Busch, JD, MST, CPA
+Guest Speakers

BUS 227C topic change annually; may be taken more than once.

Syllabus

 

Late Spring 2017 (after 4/18)

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

BUS 223B Taxation of Partnerships

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

 

Wednesdays:
4/19 - 6/7
6:00PM - 10:00PM

Wednesday:
5/17 to be held at SJSU Main Campus in BBC 003

Saturday: 5/6
1:00PM - 5:00PM

One class session online

 29647 Joel Busch, JD, MST, CPA

Syllabus

BUS 225B Taxation of Corporation Reorganizations 

Prerequisite: BUS 223A and BUS 223G

 

Wednesdays:
4/19 - 6/7
6:00PM - 10:00PM
No class 4/26

Wednesday:
5/17 to be held at SJSU Main Campus in BBC 021

Saturdays:
4/29 9:00AM - 1:00PM and 5/6
9:00AM - 5:00PM

 29682

Eric Ryan, JD, DLA Piper

Syllabus

BUS 223F Tax Accounting Methods and Periods

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

 

This is a blended course. Students attend class at the Lucas Business Complex every other week and in between do lessons online.

Class dates for BUS 223F in the physical classroom:
4/22 (1-5), 4/25, 5/9, 5/23, 5/30, 6/6 (final exam)

Saturday:
4/22 to be held at SJSU Main Campus BBC 003

 29689 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San Jose State University

Course materials, including syllabus and Day 1 assignment, are available on Canvas.  You will also be using RIA, CCH and BNA - click here.

Syllabus

BUS 225X International Taxation - US & Foreign Individuals

Prerequisite: BUS 223A and BUS 225W

 

Thursdays: 5/4-6/8 6:00PM-10:00PM
(no class 6/1)

Saturdays:
4/22 (9:00AM 1:00PM -- first day of class) This class will be held on the main SJSU campus in BBC 320

5/13 9:00AM - 5:00PM
5/20 9:00AM - 1:00PM
6/3 9:00AM - 1:00PM

 29648 Ken Guilfoyle, CPA, MBA, GPHR, GMS, BDO Syllabus