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GST on long-term non-reviewable contracts - unresolved transitional problems

Published on 01 Aug 05 by "THE TAX SPECIALIST" JOURNAL ARTICLE

Two recent Federal Court decisions have failed to resolve some lingering uncertainties about the operation of the transitional rule governing the impact of the Goods and Services Tax on long-term contracts. The divergent views and unresolved issues arising in these decisions make this area a minefield for practitioners advising in relation to, or drafting, long term agreements including leases.
C J Bevan examines the implications of the decisions and  provides a list of seven lessons that practitioners may take from them.

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Christopher Bevan CTA
Chris is Barrister Wentworth Chambers. Current at 01 July 2012 Click here to expand/collapse more articles by Christopher J BEVAN.
 
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