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BTF3931

Faculty of Business and Economics

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedCaulfield First semester 2010 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Mr Toan Le

Synopsis

Assessable income and exempt income; deductions; special classes of taxpayers including trusts, partnerships and companies; objections and appeals; capital gains tax; fringe benefits tax; superannuation; eligible termination payments; tax collection; goods and services tax.

Objectives

The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  • identify and explain the constitutional and administrative framework within which the federal taxation system operates
  • calculate income tax and goods and services tax liabilities
  • identify and analyse fundamental tax concepts such as the distinction between income and capital
  • apply legislative provisions and judicial principles to practical taxation problems and provide supporting evaluations through the application of statutory and case law principles.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 30%
Examination (3 hours, open-book): 70%

Chief examiner(s)

Toan Le

Contact hours

3 hours per week

Prerequisites

BTF1010

Prohibitions

BTC3150, BTW3221