Advanced Capital Gains Tax : Law School : The University of Western Australia

Law School

Advanced Capital Gains Tax

Perth High Rises

Executive Education

The short course provides a working knowledge of tax administration, CGT events and related provisions and the responsibilities of tax professionals. Its focus is on the application of CGT to complex arrangements and transactions.  Anti-avoidance rules in relation to capital gains are thoroughly examined.

Topics covered include:

  • the application of CGT to complex arrangements and transactions;
  • international aspects of Australia's CGT provisions; and
  • anti-avoidance rules in relation to capital gains.

Details and Registration

4 day short course: 3-6 July 2018
Venue: The University of Western Australia

2.94, Law Postgraduate Teaching Room
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost: $3,300.00 x 4 day short course

Registration: Online

Workshop presenter

John W FicklingJohn W Fickling Barrister, John Toohey Chambers

John Fickling practices in taxation law and taxation law matters also involving contractual, corporations, constitutional and administrative law issues. John appears in matters both for and against the Australian Taxation Office and Office of State Revenue, provides taxation law advice, drafts correspondence and submissions and negotiates settlements for and against the revenue authorities.

John has practised in taxation law for 14 years, four of which were spent in London providing time-sensitive and commercially driven taxation advice to US and European global investment banks on cross-border acquisitions, financing, restructures and capital raisings.


Continuing Professional Points (CPD)

  • Full attendance entitles a legal practitioner to claim six CPD points, selected from Competency Area 2 (Professional Skills) and Competency Area 4 (Substantive Law).


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Before registration closing date - an administrative charge of 20% of registration will be deducted
After registration closing date and up to one day before the event - a cancellation fee of 50% will apply
No refund is available for non-attendance