Richard Lavoie

University of Akron - School of Law

150 University Ave.

Akron, OH 44325-2901

United States

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1.

Cultivating a Compliance Culture: An Alternative Approach for Addressing the Tax Gap

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-05
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 30 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2008
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 189 (108,739)
Citation 1

Abstract:

tax, tax morale, obey, compliance, ethos

2.

Am I My Brother’s Keeper? A Tax Law Perspective on the Challenge of Balancing Gatekeeping Obligations and Zealous Advocacy in the Legal Profession

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-15
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Aug 2012
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 177 (115,002)

Abstract:

Tax Law, ethics, ethical obligation, statutory interpretation, federal income tax, tax shelter, tax gatekeeping

3.

Dreaming the Impossible Dream: Is a Wealth Tax Now Possible in America?

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2014
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 132 (149,267)

Abstract:

tax, wealth inequality

4.

Patriotism and Taxation: The Tax Compliance Implications of the Tea Party Movement

Loyola Law Review, New Orleans, Vol. 45, p. 279, 2012, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 05 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2012
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 118 (180,398)

Abstract:

taxes, taxpayer, ethos in a society, social contract, social contract framework, Tea Party movement, patriotism, tax protest, tax compliance factor, Patriotic Remittance Tax

5.

Subverting the Rule of Law: The Judiciary's Role in Fostering Unethical Behavior

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 115, 2004
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Rule of Law, statutory interpretation, scalia, tax shelter, social psychology

6.

Deputizing the Gunslingers: Co-opting the Tax Bar Into Dissuading Corporate Tax Shelters

Stanford/Yale Jr. Faculty Forum Paper No. 01-12
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 29 Jun 2001
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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7.

Analyzing the Schizoid Agency: Achieving the Proper Balance in Enforcing the Internal Revenue Code

23 Akron Tax Journal 1 (2008)., U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-12
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2013
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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Abstract:

tax, position standards, opinion standards

8.

Flying Above the Law and Under the Radar: Instilling a Taxpaying Ethos in Those Playing by Their Own Rules

Pace Law Review, Vol. 29, 2009, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-12
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Oct 2009
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 81 (244,020)

Abstract:

taxes, taxpayer, income taxes, tax cheat, tax compliance

9.

Making a List and Checking it Twice: Must Tax Attorneys Divulge Who's Naughty and Nice?

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 141, 2004
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 06 Dec 2005
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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Abstract:

attorney client privilege, tax, tax shelter

10.

A World of Taxpayers? It's Not a Small World after All

University of Missouri - Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 545, 2002, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-23
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 07 Dec 2005
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 57 (293,491)

Abstract:

taxpayer, statutory interpretation

11.

Activist or Automaton: The Institutional Need to Reach a Middle Ground in American Jurisprudence

Albany Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 3, 2005, U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-25
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Dec 2005
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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12.

Vox Clamantis in Deserto: The Role of the Individual in Forging a Strong Duty to the Tax System

U of Akron Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-02
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Mar 2014
Richard Lavoie
University of Akron - School of Law
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Abstract:

tax, tax compliance, taxpayer