Issues in Taxation

Course code ACFI3070Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Business and LawNewcastle Business School

Exposes students to more advanced issues relating to the applications of the Income Tax Assessment Acts and related legislation. The course covers State Taxes; Taxation of Primary Producers, Authors, Inventors & Sportspersons; Taxation of Superannuation Funds and the Superannuation Guarantee Scheme; International Taxation; Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion; Tax Planning; Taxation of Trusts and Minors; Australian Taxation Office Audits and Administration; Tax Agents Regulation; Collection of Income Tax; Penalties and Tax Reform.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAt the successful completion of the course it is intended you will be able to;
1. Demonstrate specific knowledge of Australian income tax laws.
2. Access provisions of the Income Tax Assessment Acts and related legislation.
3. Analyse, evaluate and synthesise information to solve tax problems.
4. Recognise, interpret and investigate tax planning issues in particular factual situations.
5. Communicate technical tax information to client taxpayers.
6. Demonstrate a practical knowledge of professional ethics and standards.
ContentTo expose students to more advanced issues relating to the applications of the Income Tax Assessment Acts and related legislation.
Replacing Course(s)NA
TransitionNA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeACFI3170 - Taxation in Australia
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsCase Study
Examination: Formal
Quiz - Class
Contact HoursLecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for ACFI3070