College of Law Accomplishments

Jack Miller Joins Gem State Tax Symposium Board

Professor Jack Miller has joined the Board of Trustees of The Gem State Tax Symposium. The symposium was founded by Boise State University Business Professor Bill Lathen and University of Idaho College of Law Professor Barbara Lock in 2013.  It is jointly sponsored by the BSU College of Business and Economics (COBE) and the UI […]

Congratulations to Barb Lock and Terri Muse–Who Made the List of IBR’s 50 Women of the Year

The University of Idaho College of Law wishes to congratulate Barbara Zanzig Lock, director of the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic and lecturer of Tax Law at the College of Law in Boise, and Terri Muse, assistant dean for external relations, also at the College of Law in Boise who made the 2016 list of Idaho Business Review’s […]

UI College of Law Students Help Low-Income Residents With Tax Issues

The UI College of Law Tax Clinic, staffed by law students, offers free legal services for people who have issues with the IRS. With tax season looming, Barb Lock, professor of law and program director of the Tax Clinic, wants to remind community members of the service, available to low- and moderate-income taxpayers.  Under Lock’s […]

Supervisory Special Agent Jason Bell Presents Guest Lecture on Tax Crime to Joint Class

On March 3, Jason Bell, Supervisory Special Agent in the IRS’s Criminal Investigations Division, presented a guest lecture in a joint class combining students in Professor Barbara Lock’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic and in Professor Couture’s White Collar Crime class.  Special Agent Bell discussed the role of the Criminal Investigations Division within the IRS, when […]

Tax Clinic Victory Makes ABA Tax Section List of “Important Developments”

When the ABA Tax Section met in San Francisco last week, included in the Committee on Court Procedure and Practice’s “Summary of Important Developments” was the case of Hessing v. Comm’r., T.C. Memo 2013-179 (Aug. 5, 2013).  The Hessing case was tried and briefed by Professor Barbara Lock and Tax Clinic student Jeremy Deus in Boise […]