Phillip J. Korb, M.B.A.
Chair, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, Merrick School of Business
Associate Professor of Accounting
Department of Accounting
Office: Business Center 401
- M.S., University of Baltimore
- M.B.A., University of Maryland
- B.S., University of Maryland
Professor Korb is the chair of the Department of Accounting and is a CPA. He has a research interest in income taxation of individuals and estates and trusts. He is the faculty adviser for the Theta Iota Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi.
Income taxation of individuals and estates and trusts.
Taxation, Financial Accounting
Refereed Journal Articles
Korb, P. J., Williams, J. L., & . (2015). To Defer or Not to Defer: Considering Your Spouse in Planning Social Security Benefits. Today's CPA. 42(4), 30-33.
Korb, P. J., & Williams, J. L. (2014). Simplified Option Versus Regular Method for Home Office Deductions-Greater Deductions Do Not Always Equal Greater Tax Savings. The CPA Journal. 84(12), 36-39.
Korb, P. J. CPA Exam Candidate Performance Task Force Meeting, "Maryland CPA Exam Requirements," MACPA, Columbia, Maryland. (2017).
Research in Progress
"An Alternate State in Mind: An Analysis of In-State vs. Out-of-State CPA Exam Candidates and their Effect on State-Level Exam Pass Rates" (Writing Results)
Using the test center location of CPA candidates, we analyze the pass rates of U.S. jurisdictions regarding the performance of both in-state and out-of-state candidates.