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Tax Law

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Research Overview

This guide is meant to help you find laws and information on tax law issues; the goal is to provide useful (but not exhaustive) resources. Research requires analysis and synthesis of information, and no one resource will likely provide sufficient information or data on any given topic.

For many of these databases, you will need your Harvard University ID and PIN.  For others, you may need to register to gain access.  If you have any trouble accessing a database, please contact the library.


Primary Sources

Tax Statutes, Regulations, and Guidance

Secondary Sources

Journals & Articles

Google Scholar


Search Law Journal Library

Practice Material & Study Aids

Online Resources

These databases are great resources pulling together statutes, regulations, cases, and news for practitioners.

Government Resources

US Government

International and Non-governmental tax organizations

Current Awareness


Blogs & Think Tanks

Tax Headlines from Law360


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