LLB Tax Law

Student studying lecture notesModule leader: Professor Geoffrey Morse

Module description:

The module examines the basics of the operation and application of tax law through the operation of the four principal taxes. It is not a course on taxation as such. After considering how tax law originated and its current physiology, the module will look at the two major revenue raising taxes; the charge to income tax, on employees and self-employed taxpayers and VAT. It will then turn to the two principal taxes on capital: capital gains tax and inheritance tax. Emphasis will be on the construction and application of the taxing statutes in modern life.

 

 

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