Published on 25 Aug 06
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
The consolidation regime's cost base push-down methodology on a corporate acquisition and the converse cost base pushup approach on a corporate disposal are well understood. However, this paper focusses on the more interesting and less intuitive consolidation implications that can now arise in practice on corporate acquisitions and disposals. If a client’s or a CFO’s mantra is ‘no tax surprises’, you may find this paper very valuable.