Heather M. Field

University of California Hastings College of the Law

Professor of Law

200 McAllister Street

San Francisco, CA 94102

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Giving Useful Tax Planning Advice

Tax Notes, Vol. 134, No. 10, p. 1299, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Mar 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 1,391 (11,815)

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taxation, tax planning, education, client advising

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Aggressive Tax Planning & the Ethical Tax Lawyer

36 Va. Tax Rev. 261 (2017)
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 06 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 1,025 (18,908)

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tax, tax planning, tax avoidance, tax ethics, professionalism, professional ethics, legal ethics

3.

Checking in on 'Check-the-Box'

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 166 Posted: 18 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 625 (38,020)
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entity classification, business taxation, tax election, check the box regulations, partnership tax, corporate tax

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The Real Problem with Carried Interests

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2014, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 104
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2014
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 403 (66,138)

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carried interests, profits interests, partnership tax, taxation, private equity, venture capital, tax reform

5.

A Taxonomy for Tax Loopholes

55 Houston Law Review 545 (2018), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 244
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 May 2017 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2018
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 376 (71,775)

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tax, tax law, loopholes, rhetoric, tax policy, tax reform, political discourse

6.

Fiction, Form, and Substance in Subchapter K: Taxing Partnership Mergers, Divisions, and Incorporations

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 259, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Oct 2007
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 351 (77,747)

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tax, partnership, merger, division, incorporation

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Experiential Learning in a Lecture Class: Exposing Students to the Skill of Giving Useful Tax Advice

Pittsburgh Tax Review, 2012
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 303 (91,763)

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tax law, partnership tax, corporate tax, experiential learning, tax planning, tax advising, tax advice, pedagogy, teaching

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The Return-Reducing Ripple Effects of the 'Carried Interest' Tax Proposals

Florida Tax Review, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2012, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 268 (104,705)

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taxation, partnership tax, carried interests, private equity

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Choosing Tax: Explicit Elections as an Element of Design in the Federal Income Tax System

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 47, p. 21, 2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 180 (154,349)

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tax law, tax election, tax choice, explicit election, federal income taxation, tax legislation

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Fostering Ethical Professional Identity in Tax: Using the Traditional Tax Classroom

8 Columbia Journal of Tax Law 215 (2017), UC Hastings Research Paper No. 233
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 172 (161,569)

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tax, tax ethics, profesional identity, teaching, ethical professional identity, lawyering philosophy, legal eduction, pedagogy, legal ethics, professional ethics, professional formation

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Binding Choices: Tax Elections & Federal/State Conformity

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 32, 2013, UC Hastings Research Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 05 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 06 May 2013
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 149 (181,758)

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tax elections, state taxation, tax base, conformity, fiscal federalism

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Tax Elections & Private Bargaining

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 31, 2011
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 28 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 110 (229,956)

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tax, tax elections, negotiation, bargaining, default rules, divorce, employment, corporate acquisitions

13.

Throwing the Red Flag: Challenging the NFL's Lessons for American Business

38 Journal of Corporation Law, 2013 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 104 (239,216)

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corporate governance, business, stock compensation, sports betting, gambling, NFL, football

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Tax Opinions & Probability Theory: Lessons from Donald Trump

156 Tax Notes 61, July 3, 2017
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 84 (274,791)

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tax opinion, tax law, probability theory, tax ethics, tax practice, professional responsibility

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Taxpayer Choice in Legal Transitions

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 29, No. 3, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Aug 2010
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Downloads 75 (293,933)

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tax, tax elections, taxpayer choice, explicit elections, transition policy, law changes