1519 Introduction to the Common Law from a tax law perspective
Prof. John Prebble
  • LV-Typ
  • Semesterstunden
  • Unterrichtssprache
14.08.2020 bis 17.08.2020
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Hinweise zur LV
Planpunkt(e) Master
Wochentag Datum Uhrzeit Raum
Montag 14.09.2020 08:00 - 11:00 Online-Einheit
Dienstag 15.09.2020 08:00 - 11:00 Online-Einheit
Mittwoch 16.09.2020 08:00 - 11:00 Online-Einheit
Freitag 02.10.2020 08:00 - 09:30 Online-Einheit

Ablauf der LV bei eingeschränktem Campusbetrieb

Same as Plan A - course will be held entirely online via MS Teams. The grading is the same as in Plan A.

Inhalte der LV

"Common Tax Law" will be discussed to enable the students a comprehensive education in tax law.

The course includes the Impact of legal philosophy on taxation, justification of taxation, Fairness and equality and the creation and appliation of tax law.  

Lernergebnisse (Learning Outcomes)

After this course, students are able to:
- Analyze European/International tax law questions in respect of a foreignlegal system
- Evaluate comprehensive, international fact cases concerningEuropean/International tax law in the context of a foreign legal system
- Describe the cornerstones of a foreign tax law regime
- Compare foreign tax law with Austrian tax law (or domestic tax law of anothercountry) in order to gain a broader perspective thereon.

Regelung zur Anwesenheit

Attendance required is 80%. Students are allowed to miss 2 hours of the course.


Lecture and class presentations during the course.

Leistung(en) für eine Beurteilung

Discussion (10%),Participation (10%), Positive degree on written an exam (80%)


Please note that you should have hard copies of documents 1,2,3  and 4 ready for the classes.


You can purchase document 3 (Materials Common Tax Law) as hard copy at the Steuerrechtsinstitut. Just come by and ask for it at the front desk.


Further specific lecturing material will be provided by the institute 2 weeks before the lecturestarts.The offered courses change each semester and are usually held by foreign guest professors.

The course is taught in English.

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