Postgraduate | CUR-MT571 | 2024
Taxation of Capital Gains
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Magnify your understanding of capital gains tax provisions.Find out how the legislation impacts personal and business transactions. Consider exemptions, partnerships and anti-avoidance measures. Identify the concessions afforded to small businesses.
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- 100% online
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- Start dates
- 26 Feb 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 13 weeks
Taxation of Capital Gains
About this subject
At the completion of this subject 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.
- Introduction and broad overview
- CGT Events
- CGT Assets including leases
- Capital Proceeds, Cost Base
- Calculating Gains and Losses
- Exemptions including Main Residence Exemption & Rollovers
- Deceased Estates
This subject provides detailed examination of the Capital gains tax provisions. It comprises events and assets relating to businesses including partnerships, trusts and companies.
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- Weekly Reflection (20%)
- Case Study (40%)
- Take home exam - non invigilated (40%)
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