Australia Taxation Law Cases
Add to your knowledge of Australian tax laws and policies. Examine cases and rulings involving income from property, business and labour. Explore capital gains, deductions, and trading stock. Understand constitutional issues. Probe tax evasion.
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- 28 Aug 2023
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- explain the historical development of the Australian Tax System including recent Australian Taxation Reforms
- identify and apply the tax policy principles for evaluating a tax measure
- research and critically analyse a current issue in taxation
- explain a constitutional barrier to the levy of taxation in Australia
- apply taxation law and case studies to situations involving; income from labour, business and property, capital gains, allowable deductions, tax accounting and trading stock.
- Foundations of Tax Reform in Australia
- Constitutional Issues
- Income from Labour
- Business Income
- Income from Property
- Capital Gains Tax
- Allowable Deductions
- Tax Avoidance and Evasion
- Trading Stock
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
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This subject was previously known as Australian Tax Law Cases.
This subject will enhance the student's knowledge of tax law and policy in Australia. The subject examines a combination of the examination of relevant cases and rulings, and students will develop a practical analysis of tax policy issues.
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- Oral Presentation (15%)
- Problem Based Assignment (35%)
- Final Examination (50%)
Current study term: 28 Aug 22 to 27 Nov 22
Income Taxation Commentary and Materials, 9th ed.
Cooper, et al.
Next study term: 27 Aug 23 to 26 Nov 23
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