Lingo: Tax Shelter


Tax day is just around the corner, and it’s only natural to wonder about how you might shave a few bucks off the bill before mailing it to Uncle Sam. As Accounting Professor John Robinson says, tools that help people minimize their taxes or taxable income may seem unfair ... until you qualify for them.

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John Robinson

Professor of Accounting McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin

John R. Robinson is the C. Aubrey Smith Professor in Accounting, in the Department of Accounting. He has taught at the University since 1985. John...

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Kristen Maxwell

Digital Media Producer, McCombs School of Business

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