The wide-ranging and innovative tax specialisation at Melbourne Law School is the product of a creative partnership between the profession and the School.
Melbourne Law School’s specialisation in tax is a globally recognised specialist tax law degree. The program provides a valuable enhancement to the careers of lawyers, accountants and other professionals working as tax advisers in business or in government.
The extensive and diverse tax subject selection allows students to gain an advanced understanding of tax law and policy across core and specialist tax areas. All subjects are taught by leading Australian and international tax experts, and emphasis is placed on international and comparative trends and current developments in tax practice. Practical case studies allow in-depth analysis of tax law to equip students with detailed tax law knowledge, its underlying principles and practical application, generating a real advantage in this competitive professional area.
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The Tax Group aims for excellence in tax education and research. We teach a wide range of subjects in postgraduate and undergraduate tax programs, carry out tax research with a technical, public policy and reform focus and contribute to public debate on taxation issues. Our education program is designed and taught by, and in conjunction with, experienced taxation practitioners including members of leading law and accounting firms and leading members of the Bar.