TAX 730: Seminar in Business Taxation

The seminar focuses in depth on selected cross-module topics in taxation.

Learning outcomes
Students write an essay, which is presented to students and discussed in the seminar. The essay shows that students are capable of pursuing independently academic work in the field of business taxation. The essay prepares for a master thesis in business taxation.

Necessary prerequisites
Two modules from the area Accounting & Taxation (5XX and/or 6XX)

Recommended prerequisites
Knowledge of the (international) taxation of companies

Forms of teaching and learningContact hoursIndependent study time
Seminar2 SWS15 SWS
ECTS credits6
Graded yes
LanguageGerman, English
Form of assessmentEssay (70%, 15 p.), presentation (30%)
Restricted admissionno
Further information
Performing lecturer
Prof. Dr. Philipp Dörrenberg
Prof. Dr. Christoph Spengel
Prof. Dr. Christoph Spengel, Prof. Dr. Philipp Dörrenberg
Frequency of offeringSpring semester & fall semester
Duration of module 1 semester
Range of applicationM.Sc. MMM, M.Sc. Bus. Edu.
Preliminary course work
Program-specific Competency GoalsCG 1, CG 4