MST Spring 2015 Schedule

MST classes are held at the Lucas Business Complex, 2933 Bunker Hill Lane, Suite #120, Santa Clara.

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 2015 Schedule

MST Schedule Spring 2015 (.pdf)

 

Early Spring (January to February)

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

BUS 223A Tax Research and Decision Making

 

Saturdays
1/3, 1/10, and 1/24 9A-5P
Wednesdays
2/4 - 2/25, 6-10P
Final project due 3/7
 29718 Annette Nellen, JD, CPA, MBA San José State University  

BUS 225C US Corporations with Foreign Activities

Prerequisites: BUS 223A, 225W

Thursdays
1/8-2/26
6-10P
Saturdays
1/31 and 2/21  9A-1P
 29716 William Skinner, JD, Fenwick & West

Syllabus

Fundamentals of International Taxation - Study Problems - Fifth EditionPaperback– January 1, 2011
Author Lawrence Lokken

ISBN’s per Amazon:
ISBN-10: 0791379388
ISBN-13: 978-0791379387

BUS 225H Taxation of Property Transactions

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

Online
1/5- 3/31

 29712 Annette Nellen, JD, CPA, MBA San José State University

 

BUS 227A Individual Tax Compliance
(1 unit)

Fridays
1/9 and 1/16
8:30A - 4:30P
 29618 David J. Neighbors, CPA, MST
Partner - Gallina
Lunch provided both days.

BUS 227B/01 Ethics for Tax Practitioners
(1 unit) 

Online
1/5-1/31
 29715 Annette NellenJD, CPA, MBA
San José State University
 

BUS 227C Tax Symposium - Taxation and the Affordable Care Act *
(1 unit)

Thursdays
1/8, 15 and 22
6:00-10:00 PM
 29708 Joel Busch, JD, MST, CPA
San José State University

This course is repeatable for credit.

 

 

*The Tax Symposium can also be taken by eligible individuals for California CPA continuing education credit. 

Mid-Spring

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

BUS 223H Tax Policy Capstone

Prerequisites: Completion of at least 3 core classes;take toward the end of your program of study.

Saturdays
3/28-5/16
 29717 Annette Nellen, JD, CPA, MBA San José State University

Note: This is a “blended” course meaning a portion of instruction is online and a portion is in the classroom. Classroom sessions are:
March 28 from 9 am – 5 pm
April 4 from 9 am – 1 pm
May 2 from 1 – 5 pm
May 16 from 1 – 5 pm (includes final exam) Final project due May 27, 2014

 

Late Spring 2015 (After April 15)

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

BUS 223B Taxation of Partnerships

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

 

Mondays
4/20-6/1
6-10P

Saturdays:
5/2 9A-1P, 5/30 9A-5P

No class 5/25.

One additional online class.

 29711 Joel Busch, JD, MST, CPA
San José State University
 

BUS 223F Tax Accounting Methods and Periods

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

 

Thursdays
4/16-6/4
6-10P

Saturday
4/18

*See schedule below.
 29714 Annette Nellen, JD, MBA, CPA
San José State University
 

BUS 225I Tax Practice & Procedure

Prerequisite: BUS 223A

Tuesdays
4/21-6/2 6-10P

Saturdays
4/25 9A-5P, 5/16 9A-1P
 29710 Kimberley Peterson, JD, Deloitte

 

BUS 225X International Taxation – US & Foreign Individuals

Prerequisites: BUS 223A, BUS 225W

Saturdays
4/18 9A-1P
5/9 9A-5P

Wednesdays
4/22-6/3 6-10P

 29709 Ken Guilfoyle, CPA, MBA, GPHR, GMS BDO This class counts as a multijurisdictional ("^") elective.

*This is a "blended" course. Students attend class at Lucas Business Complex every other week and in between they do lessons online. See specific dates below. Contact Professor Nellen to sign up for either Group A or B.

Class dates at Lucas Business Complex:

Group A: 4/16, 4/18 (9A-1P), 4/23, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 (final exam)

Group B: 4/16, 4/18 (1P-5P), 4/30, 5/14, 5/28, 6/4 (final exam)