During his twenty-four years on the Supreme Court, Justice Thurgood Marshall wrote better opinions on the law of federal income taxation than any of his fellow Justices. This is, of course, a subjective appraisal which others may dispute. Nevertheless, from two decades of teaching federal income taxation, I am convinced of the quality of Marshall's work.
Stephen B. Cohen, Thurgood Marshall: Tax Lawyer, 80 Geo. L.J. 2011 (1992), reprinted in 57 Tax Notes 685 (1992)
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Cohen, Stephen B., "Thurgood Marshall: Tax Lawyer" (1992). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. Paper 1590.