Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:August, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: The total class time is between 24 and 26 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
Applicants without legal qualifications should note that subjects are offered in the discipline of law at an advanced graduate level. While every effort will be made to meet the needs of students trained in other fields, concessions will not be made in the general level of instruction or assessment. Most subjects assume the knowledge usually acquired in a degree in law (LLB, JD or equivalent). Applicants should note that admission to some subjects in the Melbourne Law Masters will be dependent upon the individual applicant’s educational background and professional experience.
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
The Melbourne Law Masters welcomes applications from students with disabilities. The inherent academic requirements for study in the Melbourne Law Masters are:
Students who feel their disability will inhibit them from meeting these inherent academic requirements are encouraged to contact the Disability Liaison Unit: www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
For more information, contact the Melbourne Law Masters office.
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Taxation of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) is for tax professionals in general or specialist tax practitioners advising SMEs, or for government officials working in this sector.
It is co-taught by leading practitioners with many years of experience in tax advice for the Australian SME sector, who deliver an advanced, commercially essential subject through application of the tax law to topical case studies. Small and medium business enterprises operating through private companies, trusts and partnerships must deal with some of the most complex and challenging rules in the tax system, and face a high tax compliance and planning burden. It equips students with an advanced knowledge of tax rules and the latest reforms for SMEs, integrating the technical law that participants learn in other subjects, including Taxation of Business and Investment Income, Capital Gains Tax, Corporate Tax A, Taxation of Trusts and State Taxes.
As an advanced subject that involves consideration of complex and competing principles from numerous parts of the tax and other laws, it may be best studied towards the end of your tax course.
Principal topics will include:
A student who has successfully completed this subject should:
Assignment (30%) (10 September)
Take-home examination (70%) (12 pm 12 October to 5 pm 15 October)
Core subject materials will be provided free of charge to all students. Some subjects require further texts to be purchased. Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this subject.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.law.unimelb.edu.au/masters/courses-and-subjects/subject-details/sid/5259|
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