Law Review Articles You Should've Read (But Probably Didn't) in 2013

3 Pages Posted: 1 Jul 2014

Date Written: June 17, 2014


This short column is part of the annual Tax Notes issue that highlights noteworthy law review articles published during the previous year. In this piece, I identify articles relating to estate and gift taxation that practitioners likely will find of interest. The articles reviewed (in alphabetical order by author's last name) are: (1) Ellen Aprill, "Reforming the Charitable Contribution Substantiation Rules," 14 Fla. Tax Rev. 275 (2013); (2) Arianne Renan Barzilay, "You're on Your Own, Baby: Reflections on Capato's Legacy," 46 Ind. L. Rev. 557 (2013); (3) John F. Coverdale, "Of Red Bags and Family Limited Partnerships: Reforming the Estate and Gift Tax Valuation Rules to Achieve Horizontal Equity," 51 U. Louisville L. Rev. 239 (2013); (4) John P. Goldberg and Robert H. Sitkoff, "Torts and Estates: Remedying Wrongful Inheritance," 65 Stan. L. Rev. 335 (2013); (5) Adam Hirsch, "Incomplete Wills," 111 Mich. L. Rev. 1423 (2013); (6) Grayson M.P. McCouch, "Who Killed the Rule Against Perpetuities?" 40 Pepp. L. Rev. 1291 (2013); (7) Carla Spivack, "Killers Shouldn't Inherit From Their Victims -- or Should They?" 48 Georgia L. Rev. 145 (2013).

Keywords: estate tax, gift tax, law reviews, scholarship, summaries, Kristof

JEL Classification: K34, K39

Suggested Citation

Crawford, Bridget J., Law Review Articles You Should've Read (But Probably Didn't) in 2013 (June 17, 2014). Tax Notes, Vol. 143, No. 11, 2014, Available at SSRN:

Bridget J. Crawford (Contact Author)

Pace University School of Law ( email )

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White Plains, NY 10603
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