Thank you for your interest in the ILLINOIS MS Tax Program – ranked among the top three in the country!

As a former Andersen partner and the Head of Tax of Bank One, I understand the demands you face as a tax professional. Today’s complex business environment requires a broader and more diverse set of skills than ever before. In addition to being an outstanding tax technician, you must understand how tax fits into the broader business landscape in order to become a leader in today’s competitive and dynamic business world. Our innovative curriculum gives you these broad-based skills to help you become a “complete” tax professional.

The MS Tax Program continues the ILLINOIS Department of Accountancy’s rich tradition of addressing the needs of the profession and business community in its classrooms. Whether you are just beginning your career or are a seasoned tax professional, we hope you will consider ILLINOIS. Our team of leading tax practitioners and top ILLINOIS faculty from the Urbana-Champaign campus will be with you every step of the way as you take this important next step in your professional development!

Norma J. Lauder
Director, MS Tax Program