Taxation of Capital Gains (Previously Taxation (Capital Gains))
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This unit provides detailed examination of the Capital Gains Tax provisions. It comprises events and assets relating to businesses including partnerships, trusts and companies.
You must have successfully completed the following unit(s) before starting this unit:
If you have completed equivalent study at another university, please contact a Student Advisor for advice.
- Case Study (25%)
- Case Study 2 (25%)
- Invigilated Exam (50%)
At the completion of this unit students will be able to:
- research and analyse Capital Gains Tax legislation and how it applies to a range of personal and business transactions
- identify practical Capital Gains Tax issues and construct possible solutions
- apply Capital Gains Tax to business and personal transactions
- analyse the anti-avoidance provisions and relate how they apply to anti-avoidance topics.
This unit addresses the following topics.
|1||Introduction & broad overview of the CGT provision|
|4||Acquisition of CGT assets|
|5||Capital Proceeds & the cost base|
|7||Small business CGT concessions|
|14||Anti-avoidance, integrity measures, tax planning|
This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:
- Web links
- Printable format materials
- Resources and Links
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a unit.
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This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:
- Many undergraduate courses on offer through OUA include 'open elective' where any OUA unit can be credited to the course. You need to check the Award Requirements on the course page for the number of allowed open electives and any level limitations.
- In other cases, the content of this unit might be relevant to a course on offer through OUA or elsewhere. In order to receive credit for this unit in the course you will need to supply the provider institution with a copy of the Unit Profile in the approved format, which you can download here. Note that the Unit Profile is set at the start of the year, and if textbooks change this may not match the Unibooks textbook list.
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