MLC712 - Taxation

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Credit point(s):.5
EFTSL value: 0.063
Cohort rule:

(For Graduate Certificate of Chartered Accounting Foundations students only - 2008 onwards).

Unit chair:

L Xynas (trimester 2), S Allen (trimester 3)



Incompatible with: MLC703, MLC731


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This unit covers Taxation as being an important area of government activity. Taxation impacts upon the directions and efficiency of the economy, business activities and ultimately affects the distribution of income in society. After completing this unit, students will have the skills to be able to understand the taxation laws and their implications upon personal and business decisions.

Due to the importance of taxation in the business decision making process, the study of taxation law is compulsory for membership of both of the Australian accounting professional bodies (CPA Australia and ICAA).


Examination 3 hours 100%

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