Undergraduate | USA-ACCT3016 | 2024
Taxation Law 1
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- Study method
- 100% online
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- Start dates
- 1 Apr 2024,
- 16 Sept 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 10 weeks
Taxation Law 1
About this subject
By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Discuss and apply the operation of the income tax legislation and associated legislation, particularly in respect of the topics covered in the syllabus.
- Explain the part that case law plays in the interpretation of the legislation.
- Explain the basic operation of the capital gains regime and its part in the income tax system.
- Describe basic tax planning.
- Explain the administrative aspects of taxation, including assessments, amendments, objections, and appeals.
- Examine policy issues underpinning the income tax system.
- Demonstrate Business Enterprise Skills in the context of the Accounting discipline.
- Ordinary income
- Derivation of income: statutory and exempt income
- Residence, Capital Gains Tax (CGT)
- General deductions
- Specific deductions
- Capital allowances, trading stock
- Taxation of trusts, taxation of minors
- Taxation of companies, dividend imputation
- Tax avoidance, tax planning
This course has been specifically designed to satisfy professional accounting requirements. Build on your existing knowledge of accounting concepts and procedures. Explore the income tax system and relevant legislation. Leave with the skills to apply the law to address income tax issues.
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This is a third-year course from UniSA Online’s Accounting degree. When studying this course as a "single subject", prior knowledge from COML 2020 or equivalent will support your success.
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- Assignment (40%)
- Examination (60%)
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