Tax Law for Legal Aid Attorneys
with John Young
Tax law is probably not the first legal specialty to come to mind when you think of poverty law practice, but tax questions pop up frequently in legal aid offices, particularly in family law, debt, and social security cases. What does a non-tax lawyer need to know about tax law for legal aid clients?
Join our October episode of the Advocacy Exchange, our monthly conversation with advocates advancing change. Our guest will be John Young, a senior attorney at the Legal Aid Society in Louisville, Kentucky, and head of its Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic. We’ll discuss some of the most common tax questions that arise in legal aid practice.
And be sure to read John Young’s forthcoming article, Tax Law 101 for the Legal Aid Practitioner, available in early October at the Clearinghouse Community.
Wednesday, October 11
1:00 to 1:30 Eastern PM /10:00 to 10:30 AM Pacific