Taxation Research in Current Topics
Explore why Australia’s tax system relies on a mix of direct and indirect taxes levied by state governments and the Commonwealth.Inspect national taxation issues, then take a global perspective and assess the reliability of international tax information.
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- 28 Feb 2022
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- interpret, research, describe and analyse the challenges in current taxation issues in Australia
- develop and apply critical reasoning to issues in taxation
- using appropriate technologies make judgements about the reliability and validity of global taxation information
- Research technique
- First selected research topic in current area
- Second selected research topic in current area
- Third selected research topic in current area
In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
No additional requirements
This subject examines and analyses current topics in State and Federal taxes in the context of applicable Australian legislation and cases. Issues that are of topical interest and contention will be examined in the context of case studies.
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- Group Presentation (40%)
- Current Taxation Case Study (60%)
Current study term: 27 Feb 22 to 29 May 22
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