Non-profit News Service No 412 - Hunger Project case: Full Federal Court decision
19 Jun 2014
The ATO’s Non-profit News Service No 412 is now available.
This issue considers the decision of the Full Court of the Federal Court in FCT v Hunger Project Australia  FCAFC 69, handed down on 13 June 2014, which confirmed that The Hunger Project Australia, a charitable organisation that is part of a worldwide collaboration of organisations operating under the name “The Hunger Project”, is a “public benevolent institution” within the meaning of s 57A(1) of the Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986.
The ATO advises that it is currently considering the implications of this decision and will issue further advice on this matter.