MLL406 - Taxation

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MLL322
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: (For Bachelor of Laws students only)
Unit chair:

Amir Pichhadze (Trimester 2)

Prerequisite:

MLL111, MLL221 and must have successfully completed 8 Law units

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MLC301
Contact hours:

Campus: 2h class + 1h seminar per week

Cloud(online): 2h class (recordings provided) + 1h online seminar per week

Content

The unit provides an introduction to the role of taxation as an instrument of government policy. Topics include: an introduction to the concepts of income and capital receipts; income from business, property and personal services; deductions and exemptions; taxation of capital gains; tax accounting, trading stock and fringe benefits tax. It also includes an introduction to the Goods and Services Tax.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Individual) - Written Assignment (Letter of advice: Problem Based) 2000 words 40%
Examination (2 hours) 60%

Unit Fee Information

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