Issues in Taxation

Course code ACFI3070
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

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 & Sports persons; 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.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

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.

Content

To expose students to more advanced issues relating to the applications of the Income Tax Assessment Acts and related legislation.

Assumed Knowledge

ACFI3170 - Taxation in Australia

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Written Assesssment

Quiz: Mid Semester Quiz

Formal Examination: Final Examination

Contact Hours

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks