Joseph M. Dodge

Joseph M. Dodge

Joseph M. Dodge

Professor Emeritus
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Florida State University College of Law


LL.B., Harvard University, 1967
LL.M., New York University, 1973
B.A., Harvard University, 1963

Professor Dodge is a leading authority on tax issues, having authored numerous influential articles and several books, including The Logic of Tax (West, 1989), Federal Income Taxation: Doctrine, Structure and Policy (Michie, 1995) (co-author), and Tax Management Portfolios.

Before joining Florida State University College of Law, he held the William H. Francis, Jr. Professor in Law at University of Texas and served as a Visiting Professor at UCLA School of Law and University of Utah College of Law. He is a member of the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel and has been Chair of both the Tax Section and the Donative Transfers Section of the Association of American Law Schools.


Select Recent Publications

Norms and Transfer Taxes, in Controversies in Tax Law: A Matter of Perspective (Anthony Infanti, editor) (Ashgate 2015)

Toward Income Accounting Consistency: Eliminating Accrual, Depreciation, and the Existing Tax Treatment or Borrowing, 18 Fla. Tax Rev. 1 (2015)