The Section is pleased to announce the winners of the 22nd Annual Law Student Tax Challenge, a contest designed to give students an opportunity to research, write about, and present their analyses of a real-life tax planning problem. The competition is open to both J.D. and LL.M. law students. Tracy Costanzo and Amanda Hepinger of Syracuse University College of Law were awarded first place in the J.D. Division. Their coach was Robert Nassau. Andrii Buznytskyi and Marharyta Bahno of the University of Miami Law School were awarded first place in the LL.M. Division. Their Coach was Rebecca Rosenberg. The teams presented oral arguments before a panel of distinguished tax lawyers and tax court judges attending the Section of Taxation 2023 Midyear Tax Meeting in San Diego, CA, with the winners honored at an awards ceremony during the meeting.
The other awardees from this year’s competition include: