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Christopher E. Bergin Award for Excellence in Writing

The Christopher E. Bergin Award for Excellence in Writing recognizes superior student writing on unsettled questions in tax law or policy. It is named in honor of the late Christopher E. Bergin, former president and publisher of Tax Analysts and longtime editor of Tax Notes. The award, given annually, epitomizes the qualities that Chris championed.

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  • Eligibility: Must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program during the 2018-2019 academic year.
  • Topic: Submissions should focus on an unsettled question in federal, state, or international tax law or policy.
  • Evaluation: Our editorial staff blindly evaluates entries on originality, readability, organization, reasoning, and overall quality of content.

To view previous winners, click here.

For further information, see our competition guidelines.

Please direct any questions to studentwritingcomp@taxanalysts.org.

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