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Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Accounting

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Jerrold J. Stern

Contact Information

(812) 855-2648
stern [at] indiana [dot] edu (E-mail)
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  • Professor of Accounting


  • Bloomington


  • PhD, Business Admin. Acct/Tax Concentration, Texas A&M University, 1979
  • MBA, Accounting/Tax, Texas A&M University, 1977
  • BS, Business Admin. Accounting Concentration, Northeastern University, 1976

Professional Experience

  • Chair, Technology Committee, American Taxation Association (ATA). Committee created new ATA website, 2013-present
  • Co-Chair (elected), state-wide Single Articulation Pathway (SAP) Business Administration Panel, 2013-present
  • Co-Chair, state-wide Core Transfer Library (CTL) Business Administration Panel, 2011-present
  • Transfer credit research studies regarding introductory accounting and other courses, 2011-present
  • Research Fellow, Real Estate Center, Texas A&M University, 1990-present.
  • Departmental Assessment Coordinator and principal author of the “Assurance of Learning Report”, Kelley School of Business, 2008. Report lead to AACSB accreditation for the Department.
  • Kelley School Elected Representative, Bloomington Faculty Council, 2005-2007/2008-2009
  • Editor, Advances in Taxation, 1989-1993

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • PwC INQuires Program, ethics coursework project, education grant, 2014
  • Ford Motor Company curriculum development grant, 2001-2002
  • UBS Brinson research grant, 2000-2001
  • Kelley School of Business Innovation in Teaching Award, 2000
  • Kelley School of Business research grant, 2000
  • Numerous teaching and research grants and recognitions prior to 2000

Professional Interests

Tax Law, Tax Planning, Tax Aspects of Investing, Accounting Curriculum, Business Transfer Credits, State-Wide Business Administration Curricula

Personal Interests

Local Music, Jazz, and avoiding yard-work

Selected Publications

  • Geisler, Gregory G.; Stern, Jerrold J. (2014), "Retirement Account Options When Beginning a Career," Journal of Financial Service Professionals, May, (68)3: 45-50.

  • Stern, Jerrold J. (2014), “Real Estate Investments and IRAs,” Tierra Grande, journal of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.

  • Stern, Jerrold J. (2014), Tax Concepts and Analysis (15th Edition).  

  • Stern, Jerrold J., (2012), “Taxmageddon,” Tierra Grande, journal of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.

  • Stern, Jerrold J. (2010), “Cost Segregation Yields Cash Flow,” Tierra Grande, journal of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University

  • Stern, Jerrold J. (2007), “Microeconomic Approach to Teaching Tax,” Chapter 11, Methods, Topics and Issues in  Tax Education:  A Year 2001 Perspective, Republished by the American Taxation Association.