Professor of Law, University of Connecticut School of Law
J.D., Harvard Law School, 2001
B.A., Columbia University, 1997
Ruth Mason is professor of law at the University of Connecticut School of Law. Mason's research focuses on international and comparative taxation.
Mason has been a visiting professor at Johannes Kepler University, Leiden University, Universitié Paris 1 (Panthéon Sorbonne) and Yale Law School. She also served as a Fulbright Senior Scholar at the Vienna Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law in the winter of 2009. Mason is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA), and she was U.S. national co-reporter for the 2008 IFA Congress on tax discrimination.
Primer on Direct Taxation in the European Union (Thomson West, 2005).
"What Is Tax Discrimination?" (with Michael Knoll), 121 Yale L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2012). SSRN
"Federalism and the Taxing Power," 99 Cal. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2011). SSRN
"Tax Expenditures and Global Labor Mobility, 84 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1542 (2009). SSRN
"Constitutional Restraints on Corporate Tax Integration," 61 Tax L. Rev. 1 (2009). SSRN
"Made in America for European Tax: The Internal Consistency Test," 49 B.C. L. Rev. 1277 (2008). SSRN
"Flunking the ECJ’s Tax Discrimination Test," 46 Colum. J. Transnat’l L. 72 (2007). SSRN
"U.S. Tax Treaty Policy & the European Court of Justice," 59 Tax L. Rev. 65 (2005). SSRN