GST and Indirect Taxation - 2016

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Unit summary

MT532

  • Level of Study: Postgraduate
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: Yes
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • Government loans available: FEE-HELP
  • Availability for 2016: SP3
  • Availability for 2017: SP3
  • Assessment: Case Study (30%) , Case Study 2 (30%) - Learn more

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2016 Fees
AUD$
Domestic 3,375.00
International 3,625.00

This unit explores the Goods and Services Tax, the Fringe Benefits Tax and other indirect taxes.

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At the completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. identify the requirements surrounding the Goods and Services Tax and Fringe Benefits Tax regimes applying international benchmarks
  2. apply the interaction between the Goods and Services Tax, Fringe Benefits Tax, pay-roll tax and salary packaging to practical situations
  3. access and compile Business Activity Statements and Payment Summaries
  4. research problems independently involving the Goods and Services Tax and Fringe Benefits Tax.
  • Case Study (30%)
  • Case Study 2 (30%)
  • Invigilated Exam (40%)
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Mandatory prerequisites

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.

In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into one of the following courses:

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This unit addresses the following topics.

NumberTopic
1GST
2FBT and reportable fringe benefits
3Salary packaging

This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:

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This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:

This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:

  1. 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.
  2. 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 Co-Op textbook list.

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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Required textbooks

  • Australian Master Tax Guide 2016

    By:CCH

    ISBN: 9781925356632

    Format:Print

    Supplier:Go to The Co-op Bookshop


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