Taxation Law Units of Study

2017 Units of Study - by day/date

Taxation law units of study - alphabetical
(includes courses not offered in 2017)

Independent Research Projects

International Faculty Courses


2017 Units of Study by day/date

DATES UNIT OF STUDY

Semester 1 2017 – Evening Classes

Unless otherwise stated, evening classes run from 6-8pm and commence in the week beginning 6 March 2017.
Mondays Taxation & Regulation of Superannuation (LAWS6127)
Tuesdays International Import/Export Laws (LAWS6037)
Wednesdays (First class starts March 1) Australian International Taxation (LAWS6209)
Thursdays Taxation of Corporate Finance (LAWS6125)

Semester 1 2017 – Intensives

Unless otherwise stated:
  • for 5-day intensives, classes run from 9am–3:30pm
  • for 4-day intensives, classes run from 9am–5pm
15 - 17 & 20, 21 March Introduction to Australian Business Tax (Group A) (LAWS6825)
22 - 24 & 27, 28 March
(9am–4pm)
Goods and Services Tax Principles A (LAWS6214)
29 - 31 March & 3, 4 April Taxation of Business & Investment Income A (LAWS6840)
5 - 7 & 10, 11 April Tax Litigation (LAWS6107)
10 - 13 April Comparative Corporate Taxation (LAWS6153) 
10 - 12 & 15, 16 May Capital Gains Tax (LAWS6169)
10 - 12 & 15, 16 May US International Taxation (LAWS6171) 
17 - 19 & 22, 23 May Transfer Pricing in International Taxation (LAWS6123) 
24 - 26 & 29, 30 May Corporate Taxation (LAWS6030)
5 - 9 June Tax Treaties (LAWS6177)

Semester 2 2017 – Evening Classes

Unless otherwise stated, evening classes run from 6-8pm and commence in the week beginning 31 July 2017
Tuesdays Tax Treaties Special Issues (LAWS6946)
Wednesdays (First class starts July 26) Taxation of Business & Investment Income B (LAWS6841)
Thursdays Taxation of Offshore Operations (LAWS6129)

Semester 2 2017 – Intensives

Unless otherwise stated:
  • for 5-day intensives, classes run from 9am–3:30pm
  • for 4-day intensives, classes run from 9am–5pm
9 - 11 & 14, 15 August Introduction to Australian Business Tax (Group B) (LAWS6825)
17 - 18 & 24, 25 August Law of Asset Protection (LAWS6953)
23 - 25 & 28, 29 August Chinese International Taxation (LAWS6091)
31 August & 1 & 7, 8 September Public Policy (LAWS6257)
30, 31 August & 1, 4, 5 September Doing Business and Emerging Markets (LAWS6945)
6 - 8 & 11, 12 September Taxation of Partnerships and Trusts (LAWS6118)
13 - 15 & 18, 19 September Comparative International Taxation (LAWS6128)
20 - 22 & 25, 26 September UK International Taxation (LAWS6109)
25, 26 September & 3, 4 October Economics of Tax Policy (LAWS6984)
4 - 6 & 9, 10 October Taxation of Mergers and Acquisitions (LAWS6892)
11 - 13 & 16, 17 October Taxation of Corporate Groups (LAWS6244)
25 - 27 & 30, 31 October Interpretation of Statutes and Other Texts (LAWS6326)

Units of Study - Alphabetical

Please note that only hyperlinked units of study are being offered in 2017

 
A
Australian Import/Export Laws (LAWS6870) (Not offered in 2017)
Australian International Taxation (LAWS6209)
C
Capital Gains Tax (LAWS6169)
Carbon Trading, Derivatives and Taxation (LAWS6936) (Not offered in 2017)
Chinese International Taxation (LAWS6091)
Comparative Corporate Taxation (LAWS6153)
Comparative Income Taxation (LAWS 6170) (Not offered in 2017)
Comparative International Taxation (LAWS6128)
Comparative Value Added Tax (LAWS6814) (Not offered in 2017)
Corporate Taxation (LAWS6030)
D
Doing Business in Emerging Markets (LAWS6945)
E
Economics of Tax Policy (LAWS6984)
G
Goods and Services Tax Principles A (LAWS6214)
Goods and Services Tax Principles B (LAWS6828) (Not offered in 2017)
GST – International Issues (LAWS6891) (Not offered in 2017)
I
Independent Research Project (LAWS6147, LAWS6182, LAWS6183)
International Import/Export Laws (LAWS6037)
Interpretation of Statutes and Other Texts (LAWS6326)
Introduction to Australian Business Tax (LAWS6825)
J
Japanese International Taxation (LAWS6102) (Not offered in 2017)
L
Law of Asset Protection (LAWS6953)
Law of Not-for-Profits (LAWS6313) (Not offered in 2017)
Law of Tax Administration (LAWS6112) (Not offered in 2017)
N
Netherlands International Tax (LAWS6151) (Not offered in 2017)
NZ International Taxation (Not offered in 2017)
P
Principles of US Taxation (LAWS6951) (Not offered in 2017)
Public Policy (LAWS6257)
S
Stamp Duties (LAWS 6124) (Not offered in 2017)
T
Tax and Development (LAWS6823) (Not offered in 2017)
Tax Avoidance and Anti-Avoidance (LAWS6965) (Not offered in 2017)
Tax Incentives (LAWS6822) (Not offered in 2017)
Tax Law in Asia and the Pacific (LAWS6200) (Not offered in 2017)
Tax Litigation (LAWS6107)
Tax Treaties (LAWS6177)
Tax Treaties Special Issues (LAWS6946)
Taxation & Regulation of Superannuation (LAWS6127)
Taxation of Business & Investment Income A (LAWS6840)
Taxation of Business & Investment Income B (LAWS6841)
Taxation of Corporate Finance (LAWS6125)
Taxation of Corporate Groups (LAWS6244)
Taxation of Financial Products (LAWS6906) (Not offered in 2017)
Taxation of Mergers and Acquisitions (LAWS6892)
Taxation of Offshore Operations (LAWS6129)
Taxation of Partnerships and Trusts (LAWS6118)
Taxation of Real Property Transactions (LAWS6336) (Not offered in 2017)
Taxation of Remuneration (LAWS6009) (Not offered in 2017)
Transfer Pricing in International Taxation (LAWS6123)
The Business of Tax Administration (LAWS6926) (Not offered in 2017)
U
UK International Taxation (LAWS6109)
US International Taxation (LAWS6171)

Independent Research Projects

With departmental permission, students may also undertake an Independent research project (LAWS6147, LAWS6182, and LAWS6183) to the value of 6 credit points (8-10,000 words) or 12 credit points (15-20,000 words).


International Faculty Courses

Each year, the Sydney Law School has a number of distinguished international visitors who teach subjects throughout the academic year. Below you will find details of our international visiting faculty program for 2017.

Comparative Corporate Taxation (LAWS6153)
Dr Peter Harris, Cambridge University

US International Taxation (LAWS6171)
Professor Ethan Yale, Virginia University

UK International Taxation (LAWS6109)
Professor Malcolm Gammie QC,

Chinese International Taxation (LAWS6091)
Professor Jinyan Li, York University