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BTF5200 - Income and deductions

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Dr Bill Orow


Caulfield First semester 2008 (Evening)


This unit provides an analysis of the law relating to the concepts of income and deductions, with a focus on the development of common law principles


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  • analyse the nature and scope of the concepts of income at common law;
  • explain the rights and entitlements of taxpayers to deductions;
  • identify developments, statutory and judicial, pertaining to the entitlement of taxpayers to deductions;
  • apply the manner and methods employed in the application of such principles to practical situations.


Within semester assessment: 40%
Examination (Take home): 60%

Contact hours

3 hours per week on-campus and/or intensive mode over summer (both 39 hours in total)




BTF4590, BTF5500, BTF4200

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