Business School

College of Social Sciences


Code 22691

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 10

Semester 1

Pre-requisite modules none

Module description

This module introduces students to the UK taxation system. It outlines taxation theory, including legal, economic and political perspectives, examines the main UK taxes, demonstrates tax computation and discusses issues related to taxation planning and management for individuals, businesses and companies.

Teaching and learning methods

Lecture (2 hours weekly), 3 x 1hour classes and personal self-study and reading