UC The Petitioner and The Commissioner of The Internal Revenue Case Study

Question Description

I’m working on a business law exercise and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.

Please brief Brief •Leslie v. Comm., T.C. Memo 2016-171 (September 15, 2016) (alimony).

The points to address in a brief are as follows:

(a) Facts (name of the case and its parties, what happened factually and procedurally, and the judgment)

(b) Issues (what is in dispute)

(c) Holding (the applied rule of law)

(d) Rationale (reasons for the holding)