Published on 02 May 02
by SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This seminar paper discusses capital vs income dichotomy, with a focus on: the classic position (what the cases say), current cases (has the borderline moved?), renewed relevance of capital vs income, small business CGT concessions, trust issues (Richardson's case), entity tax considerations, TVM matters.
Prof Graeme Cooper, CTA, is Professor of Taxation Law at the University of Sydney and a consultant to Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills. He is a former New South Wales State Council Chairman of The Tax Institute and currently a member of the National Council. He has worked as a consultant to the ATO, Treasury, Board of Taxation, United Nations, OECD, World Bank and International Monetary Fund. He was admitted to legal practice in New South Wales (1980) and Victoria (1999), and practised commercial law and tax in Sydney before entering teaching. He has taught tax in law schools in Australia, Europe and the United States, and holds degrees from the University of Sydney, University of Illinois and Columbia University, New York.
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07 September 2017