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Earn Your Master of Laws in Taxation From Washington University School of Law

Specialize in Tax at a Top-Ranked Law School

Washington University’s top-20 School of Law¹ delivers an online Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation that equips students with a comprehensive and specialized understanding of the complexities of tax law.

Students will graduate prepared to assist individuals and organizations in all major areas of tax, such as estate planning, employee benefits and corporate taxation. A Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited law school is required to apply.

In the online LL.M. in Taxation program, students will:

Connect with faculty and classmates in live, HD video online classes

Be able to complete the program 100% online in as little as one year

Learn from a faculty of experts who bring real-world tax law experience to the classroom

Enhance their online learning experience with an optional externship or research seminar

Where an LL.M. in Taxation Can Take Your Career

An LL.M. in Taxation can prepare recent law school graduates and lawyers for careers in fields that include:

  • Law: Pursue a career as a tax attorney or M&A lawyer at a law firm as well as clerkship opportunities at a tax court.
  • Accounting and Business: Explore positions at accounting firms or corporations, including in-house tax lawyer, financial product advisor, legal advisor, or tax consultant.
  • Government: Discover opportunities in the tax department at governmental agencies such as the Department of Justice or the IRS.

Are you ready to gain tax expertise and set yourself apart from the competition? Request more information about the online LL.M. in Taxation today.

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¹ 2022 Best Law Schools. (2020). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved June 2021, from