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Candy Correia

Candy Correia

Assistant Professor
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Phone: (509) 777-3409
Fax: None listed
Office Location: Weyerhaeuser Hall 310A
E-mail: ccorreia@whitworth.edu

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Professor Correia’s expertise is in the area of taxation, where she performs compliance, consultant and controversy work for businesses in a variety of industries. She has a wide range of experience in the legal and accounting fields, working in the private sector with BDO USA, LLP accounting firm, for the Attorney General’s office, and as a Judicial Attorney for Kootenai County. Professor Correia her Juris Doctorate and Masters in Taxation degrees from Gonzaga University. Her research interests are in the areas of tax and bankruptcy.


Education:
  • M.Acc. Gonzaga University
  • J.D. Gonzaga University
  • B.B.A. Gonzaga University

Year Joined Whitworth Faculty:  2012

Areas of Specialization / Expertise:

Accounting, business law, tax law

Professional History:

  • BDO USA, LLP
  • Kootenai County

Selected Publications / Presentations / Honors:
  • Correia, C. L. (2013).  On the Social Costs of Bankruptcy: Does Filing Under Chapter 13 Really Lead to Significant Creditor Repayment?  International Journal of Social Ecology and Sustainable Development, 4 (4).  
  • Corriea, C. L., Hackney, D., McPherson, M., & Friesner, D. (2010).  Domestic Support Obligations and Bankruptcy: An Analysis of Chapter 13 Filings.  Atlantic Economic Journal, 38 (4), 457-458.  
  • Corriea, C. L. (2010).  Personal Bankruptcy and Tax Debt: An Examination of the Usefulness of Chapter 13 in Managing IRS Claims.  Journal of Legal Technology Risk Management, 5 (1), 50-65.
  • “Domestic Support Obligations and Bankruptcy: An Analysis of Chapter 13 Filings,” Atlantic Economic Journal, 2010, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 457-458 (with Donald Hackney, Matthew McPherson and Daniel Friesner).
  • “Personal Bankruptcy and Tax Debt: An Examination of the Usefulness of Chapter 13 in Managing IRS Claims,” Journal of Legal Technology Risk Management, 2010, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 50-65 (with Donald Hackney, Matthew McPherson and Daniel Friesner).
  • “Personal Bankruptcy and Tax Debt: An Examination of the Usefulness of Chapter 13 in Managing IRS Claims,” 2010 MBAA International/Academy of Business Economics Annual Conference, Chicago (March 23-26) (with Donald Hackney, Matthew McPherson and Daniel Friesner).