1.0, 3.0 and 5.0 Weight: 40% Task: You will be required to submit

Assessment task 2: Research Assignment Objective(s): This task addresses the following subject learning objectives: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 This task contributes specifically to the development of the following graduate attributes: 1.0, 3.0 and 5.0 Weight: 40% Task: You will be required to submit an answer to a problem-based assignment which requires students to critically apply relevant tax rules. The topics covered in class and designated materials will provide useful guidance. However, this is a research assignment and is designed to help students develop s******s in finding and identifying relevant tax rules and applying the relevant rules to the problem. Students will need to refer to relevant legislation, case law and tax rulings to support their answer. Length: 1500 words (not including footnotes and bibliography). This is a maximum word limit and no 10% leeway applies. Footnotes should only be used for references. Any content apart from references in the footnotes will not be marked. Due: The assignment question will be made available on UTSOnline on Monday 15 January (Week 8). The assignment must be submitted by 6pm on Monday 5 February (Week 11) both in hard copy to Law Reception (CB05B Level 3) and via Turnitin on UTSOnline. Criteria: Comprehension of the task (identifying relevant issues and demonstrating understanding of the task). Students may need to undertake independent research to understand the issues involved, which requires self-management. (SLO 1, 2, 3, 4; GA 1, 3) Identification, interpretation and application of the relevant legislation, case law and tax rulings. (SLO 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; GA 1) Critical analysis and development of arguments (identify, comprehend and evaluate relevant legal and factual issues as applied to the problem, ability to determine and assess strong and weak arguments and arrive at a reasoned conclusion). (SLO 2, 5 6; GA 3) Presentation / written expression (including correct spelling and grammar, and correct referencing). (SLO 5; GA 5)

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