School of Accounting and Commercial Law

School of Accounting and Commercial Law

The School of Accounting and Commercial Law is part of the Victoria Business School at Victoria University of Wellington.

We pursue and share knowledge of accounting, commercial law and taxation within a dynamic and inclusive learning environment while actively engaging our stakeholders and the wider community.

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Oct9A Principled Framework for Assessing General Anti-Avoidance Regimes - Professor Kerrie Sadiq (Queensland University of Technology)
Date: 9 October 2015
Time: 11.00 am
Venue: RWW129
The enactment of general anti-avoidance regimes (GAARs) in domestic legislation, along with the analysis of… Read more
Oct15CAGTR Business Links Panel Discussion on Integrated Reporting
Date: 15 October 2015
Time: 5.15 pm
Venue: Grant Thornton, Level 15, Grant Thornton House, 215 Lambton Quay, Wellington
THIS SEMINAR IS NOW FULLY SUBSCRIBED. Users say corporate reporting is no longer fit… Read more

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17 September 2015 Fellowship for Head of School
Due to Professor Ian Eggleton’s sustained commitment to the accounting profession he has been made a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Read more
20 August 2015 Local chapter attends annual Beta Alpha Psi event in Milwaukee
Senior lecturer Trish Keeper and MPA student Donna Yang represented the Victoria University chapter of Beta Alpha Psi at the 2015 annual meeting held recently in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Read more
14 July 2015 New international accounting students welcomed
Victoria welcomed 39 international students who have arrived from our partner programme in Malaysia to complete 200- and 300-level accounting study, at a ceremony in July. Read more

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Dr Binh Bui from the School of Accounting and Commercial Law

Applying Accounting to Carbon Emissions

The role accounting plays in bringing about a lower-carbon future is the subject of recent research by Dr Binh Bui.
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Chair in Public Finance

The School’s externally sponsored Chair in Public Finance (CPF) aims to bring academic research and public finance debate together.
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Georgia Allen, BCom in Accounting, Commercial Law and Taxation

Georgia Allen, BCom in Accounting, Commercial Law and Taxation

Georgia says that being able to take a range of business-related courses was key in order for her to decide what she wanted to pursue.
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Image of Huanyu (Thomas) Xiao, MPA graduate from Victoria Business School

Huanyu (Thomas) Xiao
MPA Graduate

During his study Thomas took up a Summer Research scholarship, gaining valuable experience of the New Zealand working environment.
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