Thursday, November 13, 2008
Results in the 2008 Tannenwald Writing Competition, sponsored by the Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship and the American College of Tax Counsel:
First Prize ($3,500): Kathryn A. Fuehrmeyer (Notre Dame), Cutting Out the Middleman: Allowing Offshore Debt-Financed Investments by Tax Exempt Organizations. Faculty Sponsore: Lloyd H. Mayer.
Second Prize ($2,500): Andrew D. Appleby (Wake Forest), How the IRS Should Tax Record-Setting Baseballs and Other Found Property Under the Treasure Trove Regulation. Faculty Sponsor: Joel S. Newman.
Third Prize ($1,500): Leslie J. Carter (Chicago), Blowing the Whistle on Avoiding Use Tax on Online Purchases. Faculty Sponsor: Julie Roin.