The Contemporary Tax Journal is a peer-reviewed journal published by the San Jose State University Masters of Science in Taxation (MST) Program in the Lucas Graduate School of Business. Published twice annually, this student managed online journal features work of SJSU MST students, as well as original articles from tax practitioners, academics and graduate students. See About This Journal for additional information about this publication.

Current Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2 (2020) The Contemporary Tax Journal Volume 9, No. 2 – Summer 2020

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Front Matter

Tax Enlightenments


Not Signing a Return
Liubov (Luba) Shilkova



To Be a B Certified Benefit Corporation or Not to Be
Emma Lloyd Best and Marcy R. Binkley


Fun Tax Facts
Rachana Khandelwal

Focus on Tax Policy

Tax Maven

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