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Department Faculty

Adjunct Professors

  • Gregory Covino
  • Michele Etzold
  • Tanya M. Jones
  • Diane M. Larsen
  • Jacob Lewtan
  • Jennifer Mier
  • Maha Mitrelis
  • Stephen Pascarella
  • Anthony Pencek
Witner, Lawrence

Lawrence H. Witner

Associate Professor, Accounting
Faculty Suite F, Room 2421
LLM, George Washington University Law School
JD, University of Akron School of Law
BA, Kenyon College

Taxation of Partnerships, Taxation of Property Transactions, Federal Individual Income Tax, Principles of Financial Accounting

Taxation of Partnerships, Taxation of Property Transactions, Individual Income Tax

  • American Bar Association
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • Bar Association of Maryland
  • Bar Association of Ohio
  • Beta Alpha Psi
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • Ohio Society of CPAs
  • 2014, Sabbatical
  • 2014, Merit Award
  • 2011, Merit Award
  • 2008, Merit Award
  • 2007, Article of the Year Award
  • 2006, Merit Award
  • 1993, Merit Award

Witner, L., Federal Individual Income Tax, Three Parallel Income Tax Systems, 2018.

Witner, L., Taxation of Property Transactions, Acquire, Hold, Dispose, 2018.

Witner, L., Smith, R., Election to Expense and Bonus Depreciation After 2017 , Practical Tax Strategies, 2018.

Witner, l. h., Krumwiede, t., Five Types of Interest Expense, Three Sets of New Rules, The Tax Adviser, 2018.

Witner, L., Tax Aspects of K Entities, Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies, 2017.

Duxbury, A., Witner, L. H., International Tax -- A Primer for Reform Proposals, TAXES -The Tax Magazine, 2016.

Witner, L., Duxbury, T., Earning $1 More Is Worth It!, Practical Tax Strategies, 2014.

Witner, L., Gainor, M., In the Age of a 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax, Still Advisable to Amortize Bond Premium, Journal of Taxation and Investment, 2014.

witner, l. h., New Guidance for Old Dilemma (Capitalize or Deduct), Taxes -- The Tax Magazine, 2014.

Krumwiede, T., Witner, L., Home Owner Income Tax Benefits Vary by Region, Taxes, 2013.

Witner, L., Duxbury, T., Smith, R., Election to Expense and Bonus Depreciation to be Curtailed in 2014, Practical Tax Strategies, 2013.

Witner, L., Krumwiede, T., New 2013 Tax Rates for Individuals, Taxes -- The Tax Magazine, 2013.