Australia

Wednesday 30 July 2014 

(1) A New Tax System (GST) (Tertiary Courses) Determination 2014
(2) Parliament Winter Sittings 2014 wrap up
(3) Appeal - Yazbek v Commissioner - income
(4) ATO Rulings released 30 July 2014
(5) ACCC releases second carbon monitoring report

(1) A New Tax System (GST) (Tertiary Courses) Determination 2014

A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) (Tertiary Courses) Determination 2014 was registered on 28 July 2014.

 

(2) Parliament Winter Sittings 2014 wrap up

Parliament Winter Sittings commenced on 13 May 2014 and concluded on 18 July 2014, with a combined total of 103 Bills debated in the Senate and House of Representatives.

 

(3) Appeal - Yazbek v Commissioner - income

The taxpayers have appealed to the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) against the decision in Yazbeck v Commissioner of Taxation [2014] AATA 423.

 

(4) ATO Rulings released 30 July 2014

On 30 July 2014, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) released 1 Taxation Ruling, 1 Goods and Services Tax Determination, 1 Draft Goods and Services Tax Ruling, 1 Class Ruling, 4 Addenda, 3 Withdrawals and 1 Law Administration Practice Statement (Amended draft) at 2pm on 30 July 2014.

 

(5) ACCC releases second carbon monitoring report

On 29 July 2014, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) provided the Treasurer, Joe Hockey with its second carbon monitoring report.

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