The choice of legal entity or business structure - such as company, trust or partnership - has a big impact on taxation. Identifying the legal, regulatory and tax implications of each structure is essential. This subject provides a detailed knowledge of the law which shapes the rights and obligations of clients.
There are many types of business structures and entities available in Australia. Each one has a distinct impact on the licenses needed, the amount of control, potential personal liability and tax.
It’s important for you to understand, and advise clients on, the implications of the entity they choose. This subject will help you develop and present skilled analysis of business structure choices.
CommLaw2 includes regulatory issues concerning superannuation (other than tax-related), bankruptcy and insolvency. Importantly, it also examines instances where commercial law and the taxation treatment converge.
The intensive study format is typically held over a reduced 6-week period through Distance study. Candidates receive all the regular resources and access to pre-recorded webinar/teleconference tutorials.
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