Journal of the American Taxation Association (JATA)

Accessing the Journal

To access JATA articles and abstracts (1999 to present) go to the AAA publications site
To view abstracts of JATA articles from 1979 to 1998, see below.
View/Download Recently Accepted JATA Manuscripts

JATA Conference

The annual JATA Conference is held in conjunction with the ATA Midyear Meeting.
(Call for Papers for JATA Conference)

JATA Awards - JATA Outstanding Paper Award and JATA Conference Best Discussant Award

Publication Information

The Journal of the American Taxation Association is published twice a year (Spring and Fall) by the American Taxation Association. JATA is printed under the auspices of the American Accounting Association in Sarasota, Florida.

Plagiarism Policy

The AAA's Policy Statement regarding plagiarism applies for ATA journals. The policy can be found at:
 
Plagiarism Policy

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To expedite the review process, electronic submissions are required. All manuscripts must be submitted through the Manuscript Submission and Peer Review System of the Journal of the American Taxation Association, located at http://jata.allentrack.net, except for revisions of papers originally submitted before January 1, 2010; those revisions which should be submitted via email to the editor at jata@uwaterloo.ca. The site contains detailed instructions regarding the preparation of files for submission. To ensure anonymous review, please note that the article title page (with author names) must be in a separate file from the manuscript text. In the case of research using instruments (experimental material, questionnaires, etc.), this material also should be submitted in a separate file. With the exception of the cover page, the identity of the author(s) should be deleted from the files. Contact Professor Sansing if file compatibility or electronic submission presents a problem.

All manuscripts must comply with the JATA editorial policies and style guidelines. The submission fee of $150.00 for ATA members ($200 if no authors are ATA members) U.S. funds is to be paid by credit card following the instructions found at http://aaajournals.org/page/authors. The submission fee distinction is based on whether or not the submitting author is a non-member.

JATA Abstracts

JATA Abstracts from 1999 (Volume 21) through present are available in the JATA section of the AAA Digital Library.

JATA Abstracts from 1979 (Volume 1) through 1998 (Volume 20) are below.


Editor (Manuscripts)

Kenneth Klassen
Editor, Journal of the American Taxation Association
Deloitte Professor
School of Accounting & Finance
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON  N2L 3G1 CANADA
jata@uwaterloo.ca

2016 JATA Editor's Report

2015 JATA Editor's Report

2014 JATA Editor's Report

2013 JATA Editor's Report

2011 JATA Editor's Report

2010 JATA Editor's Report

2009 JATA Editor's Report

2008 JATA Editor's Report

2007 JATA Editor's Report

Associate Editor (Book and Software Reviews)

Jay Soled
Rutgers University
Accounting, Business Ethics, & Information Systems
Phone: (973) 353-1727
Fax: (973) 353-1283
Email: jaysoled@andromeda.rutgers.edu

Letter from the President

Leann Luna

Greetings!

The ATA continues to be successful largely because of its volunteers. Many thanks to all of you who have given to this organization in the past and who have agreed to serve again this year.

The annual meeting marks the start of a new year and an opportunity to present our research and connect with long-time friends. I want to thank Mark Jackson and his committee for developing a great set of ATA sessions at the 2016 Annual Meeting in New York City. The annual meeting also gave us the opportunity to celebrate our members’ achievements in research, teaching and service.

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ATA Video Contest

Journal of Legal Tax Research

The 2016 Why Tax? Video Competition is officially closed!

We know a career in tax promises change, challenge, unlimited opportunities, and excellent rewards and we are looking for creative videos that will convince others. Encourage your classmates and friends to submit a short video for a chance to win cash prizes. All entries are due by November 15, 2016.

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ATA Memorial Fund

At the February 2010 meeting, the Trustees approved the creation of an ATA Memorial Fund for the benefit of Doctoral Education.

With the recent loss of long-time members Lawrence PhillipsJack KramerChristine Bauman and Marty Escoffier, we are reminded that the ATA created this fund to provide a vehicle for ATA members to contribute in memory of deceased ATA members and friends.

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Tax Career Center

Visit the AAA Career Center to Explore Opportunities in Tax Positions

From Analytics to Auditing, or Corporate Tax to Tax Law, there are great career opportunities awaiting you in Tax related fields.

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Career Center

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