Illinois Department of Revenue Externship

Term: Any semester
Location: Chicago
Credits: 3-4
Eligible Candidates: JD/LLM in Tax Law and LLM in Tax Law
Deadline: Four weeks before the beginning of the semester

Degree candidates selected to participate in this program will work with attorneys at the Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR). The primary responsibility of the IDOR is to serve as the tax collection agency for state and local governments. The educational objectives are to provide externs with practical experience in a specialized area of tax law by becoming familiar with the IDOR, and to further develop practical lawyering skills, including research, writing, document review, and the application of law and policy.