Courses & Units

Tax 1 LAW662

Introduction

Involves the study of the taxation of income under the Income Tax Assessment Acts. The unit provides an understanding of the assessment of income tax adequate for those not planning on specialising in income tax practice. The unit is divided into the following parts: the concepts of assessable income (including the taxation of capital gains); allowable deductions; tax accounting; the taxation of particular classes of taxpayers; tax avoidance; tax planning; and tax administration. One or more special topics may also be covered. Practical skills include legal problem solving, legal reasoning and legal research.

Summary

Unit name Tax 1
Unit code LAW662
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Law
Discipline Law
Coordinator

Prof. Gino Dal Pont and Chris May

Teaching staff

Prof. Gino Dal Pont, Chris May and Paul Conde

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 090911

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

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Requisites

Prerequisites

LAW204 OR LAW252 AND LAW253 AND LAW256 AND LAW251 AND LAW254 AND LAW255 AND LAW250 OR LAW205 AND LAW223 AND LAW222 AND LAW221 AND LAW225 AND LAW224 AND LAW226 OR LAW221 AND LAW253 AND LAW351 AND LAW352 AND LAW223 AND LAW222 AND LAW224

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 hour seminar per week and tutorials

Assessment

TBA

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Textbooks

RequiredNone

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