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Tara Fisher Professorial Lecturer Department of Accounting

Contact
Send email to Tara Fisher
KSB - Accounting
Office T-13, KSB
Degrees
M.S. in Accounting, University of Virginia; B.S. in Accounting, University of Virginia

Bio
Professor Fisher started her career with PwC’s national tax practice in Washington, DC. She was later assigned to a position abroad with PwC's international tax practice in London.

After returning from London, she accepted a position with Congress as an accountant for the Joint Committee on Taxation. During her time on the Hill, she advised the House Ways & Means Committee, Senate Finance Committee, and other members of Congress on pending tax legislation. She also participated in the congressional investigation of Enron Corporation and helped draft policy recommendations that were enacted into law under the American Jobs Creation Act of 2004.

Professor Fisher enjoys teaching study abroad courses in London, as well as courses focused on tax policy and entrepreneurship.

She is a licensed CPA in Pennsylvania and Virginia.
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Teaching

Spring 2022

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct

Summer 2022

  • ACCT-743 International Taxation

Fall 2022

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct

  • ACCT-240 Principles of Financial Acct