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  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) Bill 2008

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    13 Feb 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to: removing tax deductibility for contributions and gifts to political parties, members and candidates; and extensions of the beneficiary tax offset to the Equine Workers Hardship Wage Supplement Payment;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
    in relation to tax-free superannuation lump sums paid to persons with a terminal medical condition;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to: deductions for capital expenditure for the establishment of trees in carbon sink forests; and tax-free grants under the Tobacco Growers Adjustment Assistance Programme 2006 to certain tobacco growers; and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    in relation to the farm management deposit scheme. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 2) Bill 2008

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    Date
    20 Mar 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to: amounts misappropriated by an employee or agent; the capital gains tax market value substitution rule for interests in certain companies and trusts; exempting from income tax the Endeavour Executive Award and research fellowships under the Awards program; early completion bonuses for apprentices; the list of deductible gift recipients; deductions for capital expenditure for the establishment of trees in carbon sink forests; tax-free grants under the Tobacco Growers Adjustment Assistance Programme 2006 to certain tobacco growers; and income tax exemptions for rent assistance paid to Austudy recipients and Carer Adjustment Payment recipients;
    Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992
    in relation to extending the superannuation guarantee late payment offset;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
    in relation to tax-free superannuation lump sums paid to persons with a terminal medical condition;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to extensions of the beneficiary tax offset to the Equine Workers Hardship Wage Supplement Payment; and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    in relation to the farm management deposit scheme. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 3) Bill 2008

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    Date
    29 May 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to the tax treatment of shareholder and unitholder rights (to restrospectively apply to rights issued on or after 1 July 2001); and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    in relation to: the restriction on goods and services tax refunds; and time limits for the recovery and refund of indirect tax. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 4) Bill 2008

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    Date
    26 Jun 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    to: provide private health insurance policy holders with capital gains tax relief when insurers demutualise; limit lineal descendants to children or grandchildren of the test individual or their spouse; and remove the ability for family trusts to make a variation to the test individual specified in a family trust election. Also makes technical amendments to eight other Acts. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 5) Bill 2008

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    Date
    25 Sep 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
    in relation to the margin scheme and the sale of real property;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    to modify the thin capitalisation regime in relation to the use of accounting standards for identifying and valuing an entity’s assets, liabilities and equity capital;
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    to extend eligibility for exemption from interest withholding tax to certain bonds;
    Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986
    in relation to income earning assets held jointly with a third party; and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    in relation to the eligible investment business rules for managed funds. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 6) Bill 2009

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    03 Dec 2008 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    in relation to roll-overs for corporate restructures;
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    in relation to the collection or conservation of tax debts owed in foreign countries;
    Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992
    in relation to the late payment offset for superannuation guarantee contributions. Also makes minor amendments to six other Acts and repeals the
    Pay-roll Tax Act 1941

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2009 Budget Measures No. 1) Bill 2009

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    Date
    27 May 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    to: exempt from income tax foreign employment income derived by an Australian resident employed as an aid worker, a charitable worker, a defence or police deployment, and activities prescribed by regulation;
    Superannuation (Government Co-Contribution for Low Income Earners) Act 2003
    to temporarily reduce the matching rate and maximum co-contribution payable on individual eligible personal superannuation contributions; and
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
    to reduce the caps on concessional superannuation contributions and transitional concessional superannuation contributions. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2009 Budget Measures No. 2) Bill 2009

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    Date
    21 Oct 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Introduced with the Income Tax (TFN Withholding Tax (ESS)) Bill 2009, the bill amends: six Acts in relation to shares or rights granted under employee share schemes; the
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
    in relation to the application of the non-commercial losses rules for taxpayers with an adjusted taxable income of $250,000 or more; and the
    Superannuation (Unclaimed Money and Lost Members) Act 1999
    ,
    Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988
    ,
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to require superannuation providers to transfer the balance of certain lost members’ accounts to the Commissioner of Taxation. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2009 GST Administration Measures) Bill 2010

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    25 Nov 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
    ,
    Fuel Tax Act 2006
    ,
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to require that input tax credits and fuel tax credits are claimed within a four year period;
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services) Tax Act 1999
    ,
    A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax) Act 1999
    and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to enable residents of Australian external territories to claim refunds of good and services tax (GST) and wine equalisation tax under the tourist refund scheme;
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
    and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to enable certain intermediaries to act as a principal for GST accounting purposes;
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
    in relation to: clarification of the calculation of the gambling operator’s margin when the supplies made by the operator are GST-free; and the treatment of supplies and acquisitions between associates without consideration; and
    A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
    ,
    A New Tax System (Luxury Car Tax) Act 1999
    ,
    Fuel Tax Act 2006
    and
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to provide for the treatment of overpaid refunds. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Tax Laws Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) Bill 2009

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    12 Feb 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Treasury 
    Summary
    Amends: the
    Taxation Administration Act 1953
    to: provide for a 20 per cent reduction of the pay as you go (PAYG) instalment for the quarter that includes 31 December 2008 for certain small business taxpayers; and include a regulation making power to allow the amount of the PAYG instalment to be reduced in the future in circumstances specified by regulations; the
    Superannuation (Unclaimed Money and Lost Members) Act 1999
    to make technical amendments and in relation to: dates for statements and payments of unclaimed money; unclaimed and lost member registers; and information, access and records; and six Acts to make consequential amendments. Also amends 13 Acts to expand income tests used to determine eligibility for a range of government financial assistance programs, including particular offsets and obligations to pay the Medicare levy surcharge. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

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