LL.M. in Taxation Admissions

Applicants must have satisfactorily completed a basic tax income course In law school or demonstrated comparable work experience. An applicant who cannot meet this requirement must take the basic tax course in taxation (Taxation 600) offered in Temple's JD program in the student's first term of enrollment. Credits earned in meeting this prerequisite will not be applied toward the LLM degree.

Application Deadlines:

August 1
December 1
May 1

Apply On-Line

All candidates seeking admission to the Graduate Tax Program must submit the following:

  • Application for admission
  • Personal Statement
    • A carefully worded personal statement must be provided. This statement should include any additional information you think might be helpful to the Admissions Committee concerning your personal history, professional interests, and abilities. The committee wants to know you as a person and as a professional.
  • Law School transcript
    • Your law school should send a sealed transcript to our office. Sealed transcripts sent by the student with an application are also accepted. Opened transcripts or student copies will not be accepted.
  • Application fee
    • A $50 fee should accompany your application. A check or money order should be made payable to "Temple University"