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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 3-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: 132 hours.
Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Torts; Legal Theory, Taxation or in each case their equivalents.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Students will find it useful to have completed or to be doing concurrently Corporate Law and Equity.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Miranda Stewart
Advanced Taxation will build on the core principles of Taxation in a business context, will cover in detail the complex rules concerning taxation of business entities and will introduce students to the fundamental principles of international taxation law for individuals and businesses. The subject is taught at an advanced level.
The aim of Advanced Taxation is to give students a thorough grounding in taxation of businesses, entities and core principles of international taxation. The subject builds on the core principles and policy covered in Taxation, which is a required Prerequisite and it will be assumed that students have a good knowledge of the content of the Taxation subject. On completion of the subject, students should be able to:
A one hour, open book in class test worth 20%, part way through the semester and a final 3 hour examination, worth 80%. However, where the mark for the final examination as a percentage is higher than the mark for the assignment as a percentage, the mark for the subject will be the percentage mark for the examination.
Deutsch, Fundamental Tax Legislation (ATP, 2009), or Barkoczy, Core Tax Legislation (CCH, 2009), or Kenny, Concise Tax Legislation (LexisNexis, 2009).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
In addition, on completion of the subject, students should have developed the following skills specific to the discipline of law:
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