Published on 03 Dec 03
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This seminar paper covers the following issues:
- accessing the myriad of different exceptions under new value shifting rules
- direct value shifting - an examination of changes from old Div 140
- indirect value shifting - the practical shifting implications of these new provisions
- an analysis of specific value shifting issues commonly arising for business, such as dividend access shares, debt
forgiveness, interaction with demergers and consolidations.
This paper was also presented by Ken Schurgott at the A Tax Focus for Small Business and the Rural Industry seminar held in Ballina on 21 May 2004.
This is a slightly modified version of a paper presented by the author at the 11th National Tax Intensive Retreat in Noosa on 21 August 2003.
Lachlan is the leader of KPMG’s Indirect Tax practice
in China and a member of KPMG’s Global Indirect Taxes leadership
team. He was formerly a director of The Tax Institute, and leader of
KPMG’s Indirect Taxes and Tax Controversy practices in Australia
prior to his relocation to China in 2011. In his current role, Lachlan is
assisting multinational companies transition to VAT in China. He is a
frequent presenter and media commentator on VAT issues in China,
and is currently advising China’s Ministry of Finance and State
Administration of Taxation on several tax reforms, including VAT and
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