AC4251 - Taxation and Tax Planning

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Accountancy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to:
  1. describe the Hong Kong tax system;
  2. provide students with knowledge of property tax, salaries tax, profits tax, tax depreciation allowance, personal assessment and tax administration, stamp duty;
  3. develop students’ analytical ability to solve technical tax problems in a systematic way;
  4. prepare students so that they can demonstrate generic skills in interpersonal interaction with others, working individually and in team situations;
  5. develop students’ ethical outlook and sense of professional integrity when dealing with tax related issues. 

    Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

    Continuous Assessment: 50%
    Examination: 50%
    Examination Duration: 3 hours
    Detailed Course Information


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