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Consultations

Treasury conducts many consultations on behalf of the Government. These are listed below and include information on how to make a submission. Public submissions published as a result of a consultation are available for viewing on the Published Submissions page.

Treasury also conducts many reviews and inquiries on behalf of the Government. These reviews and inquiries are listed on the Reviews and Inquiries page.

The Government’s forward work program for consultation on tax measures is also available for download.

Treasury convenes bi-annual stakeholder consultation meetings to discuss strategic tax policy issues. Treasury's approach to tax consultation was set out in a submission to the Board of Taxation. It indicates the purpose and considerations relevant to undertaking taxation consultations. Appendix 1 to this document contained the August 2011 version of the forward work program which is updated monthly.  The latest version of the forward work program is available for download.

Open for Consultation

All open consultations are viewable on the new Treasury website.

Closed for Consultation

The following consultations are now closed for public comment.

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23-03-2012 Exposure Draft - Intra fund consolidation of superannuation interests
16-03-2012 Exposure Draft - Stage One Transfer Pricing Reforms
14-03-2012 Draft Legislation - Lowering the company tax rate
07-03-2012 Exposure Draft - Investor Manager Regime - Elements 1 and 2
29-02-2012 Discussion Paper - Key Facts Sheet for Home Building and Home Contents Insurance Policies
20-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Tax Incentives for the Shipping Industry
17-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Regulating Australian carbon credit units and eligible international emissions units as financial products
15-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Commissioner's Ability to Retain Refunds Pending Verification Checks
14-02-2012 Exposure Draft - GST and the Sale of a Corporation's Property by a Mortgagee or Chargee
14-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Payslip Reporting of Superannuation Contributions
14-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Disclosure of Superannuation Information
13-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Miscellaneous amendments to the taxation laws
13-02-2012 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment Regulations 2012 (No. ) - Limited Recourse Borrowings by Superannuation Funds (Instalment Warrants)
12-02-2012 Discussion Paper - Charitable Fundraising Regulation Reform
27-01-2012 Exposure Draft - Personal Liability for Corporate Fault Reform Bill 2012
20-01-2012 Exposure Draft - Disallow Deductions Against Rebatable Benefits
19-01-2012 Draft Regulations and Explanatory Material - Corporations Amendment Regulations 2012 - Trustee Companies
13-01-2012 Exposure Draft Regulations - GST Financial Supply Provisions
13-01-2012 Exposure Draft - Limiting the Trading Stock Exception for Superannuation Entities
23-12-2011 Consultation Draft - Competition and Consumer Amendment Regulations (2012)
20-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (Similar Names) Bill 2012
20-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Refund of Excess Concessional Contributions
20-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (Phoenixing and Other Measures Bill) 2012
14-12-2011 Proposals Paper - Reforms to Modernise and Harmonise Insolvency
14-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Reporting of Taxable Payments for Contractors in the Building and Construction Industry
13-12-2011 Discussion Paper - Development of the Retail Corporate Bond Market: Streamlining Disclosure and Liability Requirements
12-12-2011 Consultation Paper - Unfair Terms in Insurance Contracts
11-12-2011 Consultation Paper - Business Tax Working Group Interim Report
09-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Bill
09-12-2011 Exposure Draft - Standard Definition of Flood
09-12-2011 Issues Paper - Gift Cards in the Australian Market
08-12-2011 Consultation Paper - Review of Not-for-profit Governance Arrangements
29-11-2011 Consultation Paper - Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) Reform – Living-Away-From-Home Benefits
28-11-2011 Discussion Paper - Proposed Amendments to the Corporations Act
23-11-2011 Exposure Draft - GST Treatment of Appropriations
22-11-2011 Exposure Draft - Regulating Australian Carbon Credit Units and Eligible International Emissions Units as Financial Products
21-11-2011 Exposure Draft - Third Party Procured GST-free Health Supplies
19-11-2011 Discussion Paper - Handling and Use of Client Money in Relation to Over-The-Counter Derivatives Transactions
17-11-2011 Consultation Paper - Roll-over for the Exchange of Units in a Unit Trust for Shares in a Company Where Units are Revenue Assets or Trading Stock
14-11-2011 Consultation Paper - Reforming Flood Insurance: A Proposal to Improve Availability and Transparency
04-11-2011 Discussion Paper - Financial Reporting Panel
01-11-2011 Consultation Paper - Income Tax: Cross Border Profit Allocation - Review of Transfer Pricing Rules
28-10-2011 Request for Submissions - Clean Energy Finance Corporation Expert Review
28-10-2011 Consultation Paper - A Definition of Charity
26-10-2011 Discussion Paper - Tax Loss Incentive for Designated Infrastructure Projects
21-10-2011 Consultation Paper - Council of Financial Regulators: Review of Financial Market Infrastructure Regulation
20-10-2011 Exposure Draft - Taxation of Share Buy Backs
18-10-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2011
17-10-2011 Draft Legislation - Deferred Settlement of Excise and Excise-Equivalent Customs Duties
11-10-2011 Exposure Draft - Miscellaneous Amendments
09-10-2011 Discussion Paper - Capital Gains Tax Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Natural Disasters
30-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Enhancing Audit Quality
30-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Standard Deduction for the Cost of Work-Related Expenses and the Cost of Managing Tax Affairs
28-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (Further Future of Financial Advice Measures) Bill 2011
23-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Electronic Portability Form for Lost Superannuation
23-09-2011 Exposure Draft - GST Treatment of New Residential Premises
21-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Regulations - Prescribed Period for Provision of SMSF Audit Report
20-09-2011 Revised Exposure Draft - Share and Interest Sale Facilities for Foreign Interest Holders in a Restructure
20-09-2011 Exposure Draft - Consultation Draft of The Corporations Amendment Regulations 2011 - FHSA and Periodic Statments
18-09-2011 Second Exposure Draft - Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011
13-09-2011 Exposure Draft – Small business tax law amendments
26-08-2011 Consultation Paper - Proposed Financial Market Supervision Cost Recovery Model
26-08-2011 Exposure Draft - Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011
25-08-2011 Exposure Draft - National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Enhancements) Bill 2011
22-08-2011 Exposure draft - Assessment of Indirect Taxes (revised)
18-08-2011 Exposure Draft - GST Financial Supply Provisions
17-08-2011 Consultation Paper - Refund of Excess Concessional Contributions
16-08-2011 Exposure Draft - Investment Manager Regime Amendments
08-08-2011 Exposure Draft - Amendments to the Tax Law Provisions and the Banking Act 1959 related to the Farm Management Deposits scheme
05-08-2011 Exposure Draft - National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Enhancements) Bill 2011
03-08-2011 Draft Regulations - Streamlining Deductions for the Cost of Disability Insurance through Superannuation
02-08-2011 Exposure Draft - Alternative Fuels Taxation - Regulations and Explanatory Statement
31-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Removal Of Income Tax Impediments Affecting Special Disability Trusts
29-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Amendments to the Tax Law Provisions Related to the Film Tax Offsets
28-07-2011 Consultation - Clean Energy Legislative Package
28-07-2011 Consultation - Draft Changes to the Shorter PDS Regulations – Draft Corporations Legislation Amendment Regulations 2011
27-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. ) – Funded Class Actions
27-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Three Month Extension of the Temporary Loss Relief for Merging Superannuation Entities
25-07-2011 Exposure Draft - TOFA Related Amendments to Ease Transition and to Ensure Appropriate Interaction with the Pay As You Go Instalments Provisions
22-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Greater Consistency in the Scrip for Scrip Roll-Over and the Small Business Entity Provisions
15-07-2011 Issues Paper - Sharing of repair information in the automotive industry
14-07-2011 Consultation Paper - Improvements to the Company Loss Recoupment Rules
14-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Legislative Framework for Public Ancillary Funds
12-07-2011 Discussion Paper - Improving Incentives for Saving: 50 per cent Tax Discount for Interest Income
05-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Tax Law Amendments to Strengthen Company Director Obligations and Deter Fraudulent Phoenix Activity
04-07-2011 Exposure Draft - 'In Australia' Special Conditions for Tax Concession Entities
01-07-2011 Exposure Draft - Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Close-Out Netting Contracts) Bill 2011
16-06-2011 Consultation Paper - Low Income Earners Government Superannuation Contribution
16-06-2011 Consultation Paper - Streamlining Deductions for the Cost of Disability Insurance Through Superannuation
10-06-2011 Consultation Paper - Minerals Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011
07-06-2011 Consultation Paper - Allowing Small Businesses in a Net Refund Position to Access the GST Instalment System
07-06-2011 Consultation Paper - GST and Certain Supplies to Health Insurers
02-06-2011 Options Paper - A Modernisation and Harmonisation of the Regulatory Framework Applying to Insolvency Practitioners in Australia
30-05-2011 Consultation Paper - Reporting of Taxable Payments for Contractors in the Building and Construction Industry
27-05-2011 Consultation Paper - Better Targeting of Not-For-Profit Tax Concessions
27-05-2011 Proposals Paper - Minor Amendments to the Capital Gains Tax Law
27-05-2011 Proposals Paper - Capital Gains Tax - Limiting the Trading Stock Exception for Superannuation Funds
27-05-2011 Proposals Paper - Greater Certainty in the Scrip for Scrip Roll-Over and the Small Business Entity Provisions
27-05-2011 Proposals Paper - Removing Income Tax Barriers to CATSI Act Corporation Amalgamations
27-05-2011 Proposals Paper - Income Tax Relief for Improvements to the Governance and Efficiency of Water Supply Entities
27-05-2011 Consultation Paper - Financial Claims Scheme
24-05-2011 Exposure Draft - Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. ) and Retirement Savings Accounts Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. )
18-05-2011 Consultation Paper - Proposed Financial Institutions Supervisory Levies for 2011-12
16-05-2011 Exposure Draft - Executive Remuneration Regulations
13-05-2011 Exposure Draft - Reforms to Capital Gains Tax to Make it Easier for Businesses to Restructure
10-05-2011 Consultation - Removal of Income Tax Impediments Affecting Special Disability Trusts
09-05-2011 Exposure Draft - Financial Assistance Levy to Recoup Grants Made to Superannuation Funds
20-04-2011 Review of Compensation Arrangements for Consumers of Financial Services
20-04-2011 Proposals Paper - Options to Codify the Tax Treatment of Sovereign Investments
19-04-2011 Exposure Draft - Replacing the Current Mechanism for Exempting Australian Taxes, Fees and Charges from the GST
15-04-2011 Discussion Paper - Privilege in Relation to Tax Advice
13-04-2011 Exposure Draft - Primary production averaging and farm management deposits for trusts in a loss year
13-04-2011 Exposure Draft - Improving the taxation of trust income
05-04-2011 Consultation Paper - Reforming Flood Insurance: Clearing the Waters
03-04-2011 Tourist Shopping Review – The Sealed Bag Scheme and the Tourist Refund Scheme
24-03-2011 Exposure Draft - Banking Amendment (Covered Bonds) Bill (No.1) 2011
18-03-2011 Consultation – Key Fact Sheets for Credit Cards and Home Loans
04-03-2011 Exposure Draft - National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Credit Card and Home Loans) Bill
02-03-2011 Discussion Paper - Making Tax Time Simpler: Standard Deduction for the Cost of Work-Related Expenses and the Cost of Managing Tax Affairs
28-02-2011 Consultation Paper - Concessional Superannuation Contributions Caps for Individuals Aged 50 and Over
28-02-2011 Exposure Draft - Extension of FBT Exemption for Fly-In Fly-Out Arrangements
17-02-2011 Exposure Draft - Reform of the foreign source income deferral rules
15-02-2011 Exposure Draft - National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment Regulations 2011
15-02-2011 Explanatory Memorandum - The Australia-Turkey Convention
15-02-2011 Discussion Paper - GST - Implementation of the Board of Taxation's review of the GST cross-border transactions
10-02-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. )
09-02-2011 Progressing Australia's Tax Treaty Program – Discussions with Switzerland
03-02-2011 Exposure Draft - Amendments to the Tax Law Provisions Related to the National Rental Affordability Scheme
01-02-2011 Exposure Draft - GST-free Export of Boats
31-01-2011 Exposure Draft - Corporations and Other Legislation Amendment (Trustee Companies and Other Measures) Bill 2011
28-01-2011 Exposure Draft - Minor Amendments to Tax Laws
28-01-2011 Explanatory Memorandum - The Australia-Chile Convention
27-01-2011 Consultation Paper - GST Treatment of New Residential Premises
24-01-2011 Exposure Draft - Alternative Fuels Taxation
21-01-2011 Discussion Paper - Designing a Tax System Advisory Board
21-01-2011 Consultation Paper - Scoping Study for a National Not-For-Profit Regulator
20-01-2011 Exposure Draft - GST Administration - Grouping
20-01-2011 Consultation Paper - Tax Breaks for Green Buildings
18-01-2011 Exposure draft - Assessment of indirect taxes
17-01-2011 Exposure Draft - Tax Laws Amendment (2011 Measures No. 2) Bill 2011: Reportable employer superannuation contributions
11-01-2011 Exposure Draft - Exempting Australian taxes, fees and charges from the GST
20-12-2010 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (Improving Accountability on Director and Executive Remuneration) Bill 2011
20-12-2010 Consultation Paper - The Clawback of Director and Executive Remuneration in the Event of a Material Misstatement
12-12-2010 Exposure Draft - Competition and Consumer Amendment Bill (No.1) 2011
10-12-2010 Discussion Paper - Implementation of the recommendations of Treasury's review of the GST margin scheme
07-12-2010 Discussion Paper - Consolidated groups that undertake demergers
29-11-2010 Options Paper - Regulation of tax agent services provided by financial planners
19-11-2010 Discussion Paper - Improving the integrity of public ancillary funds
18-11-2010 Discussion Paper - Improving the operation of the anti-avoidance provisions in the income tax law
27-10-2010 Exposure draft - Regulations - Transitional relief in respect of income tax deductibility of TPD insurance premiums by superannuation funds
20-10-2010 Consultation Paper - GST free supply of boats used for recreational purposes when exported within 12 months of supply
20-10-2010 Consultation Paper - Native Title, Indigenous Economic Development and Tax
18-10-2010 Discussion Paper - Managed Investment Trusts
15-10-2010 Discussion Paper - Implementation of Alternative Fuels Taxation Policy
12-10-2010 Exposure Draft - GST legislation - Running balance account and non-profit sub-entities
06-10-2010 Exposure Draft - Increasing the flexibility of First Home Saver Accounts
30-09-2010 Exposure draft – Competition and Consumer (Australian Consumer Law) Amendment Regulations 2010
16-07-2010 Consultation Paper - Reform of the Controlled Foreign Company Rules
15-07-2010 Progressing Australia's Tax Treaty Program – Discussions with India
09-07-2010 Exposure Draft - Terminal Medical Condition Insurance Premiums – Income Tax Deductibility by Funds and Retirement Savings Account Providers
09-07-2010 Exposure Draft - Film Tax Offset
09-07-2010 Exposure Draft - Tax Agent Services Amendment Regulations 2010 (No.)
07-07-2010 National Credit Reform - Enhancing confidence and fairness in Australia's credit law
30-06-2010 Discussion Paper - Implementation of the recommendations of Treasury's review of the GST financial supply provisions
25-06-2010 Discussion Paper - Improvements to the calculation and collection of income tax liabilities from consolidated groups
23-06-2010 Consultation Paper - Greater Certainty for Sovereign Investments - The Framework Rules
18-06-2010 Reforms to the Supervision of Australia's Financial Markets - Exposure Draft of Fees Regulations and Consultation Paper
16-06-2010 Consultation Paper - Review of Elections in the Income Tax Law
15-06-2010 Exposure Draft - Tax Laws Amendment (2010 Measures No. 5) Bill 2010: Extending CGT exemption for certain compulsory acquisitions
09-06-2010 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment Regulations 2010 (No. ) - Limited Recourse Borrowings by Superannuation Funds (Instalment Warrants)
03-06-2010 Extending the Tax File Number ('TFN') Withholding Arrangements to Closely Held Trusts and Family Trusts - Exposure Draft of Regulations and Explanatory Materials
31-05-2010 Issues Paper - Ticket Scalping: Ticket onselling and consumers
27-05-2010 Annual Levies on APRA Regulated Entities: Discussion Paper on 2010-11 Proposal
20-05-2010 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (No 1) Bill 2010
20-05-2010 Discussion Paper - Improvements to Running Balance Accounts and Related Provisions
18-05-2010 Consultation Paper - Native Title, Indigenous Economic Development and Tax
13-05-2010 Reforms to the Supervision of Australia’s Financial Markets - Exposure Draft of Regulations and Consultation Paper
12-05-2010 Discussion Paper - Capital Gains Tax Treatment of Earnout Arrangements
11-05-2010 Consultation Paper - Improvements to The Capital Gains Tax Law: Certain Business Restructures
11-05-2010 Exposure Draft - Changes to the Taxation of Capital Protected Borrowings
11-05-2010 Consultation Paper - Developing an investment manager regime - improving conduit income arrangements for managed funds
06-05-2010 Exposure Draft - Superannuation Funds Acquiring Assets from Related Parties
06-05-2010 Transitional relief in respect of income tax deductibility of total and permanent disability (TPD) insurance premiums by superannuation funds
04-05-2010 Exposure Draft - Extending Gift Deductibility to Volunteer Fire Brigades
28-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Anti-Roll-Up Rule
23-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (No.2) Bill 2010
22-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Aligning the Capital Gains Tax Scrip for Scrip Roll-Over Requirements with the Corporations Act 2001
16-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Tax Laws Amendment (2010 Measures No. 3) Bill 2010: Managed Investment Trust (MIT)
16-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Changes to the taxation of the unexpended income of Special Disability Trusts
13-04-2010 Exposure Draft - Providing a Capital Gains Tax (CGT) Roll-Over For Replacement Water Entitlements
31-03-2010 The New Research and Development Tax Incentive: Second Exposure Draft
29-03-2010 GST - Cross Border Transport Services: Exposure Draft Legislation - Revised Version
23-03-2010 GST - Exemption for global roaming by visitors to Australia
17-03-2010 Options Paper: Unfair Terms in Insurance Contracts
10-03-2010 Discussion Paper - Income Tax Treatment of Instalment Warrants
05-03-2010 Consultation Paper - Audit Quality in Australia: A Strategic Review
01-03-2010 Corporations Amendment Regulations 2010 - trustee companies - Draft Regulations and Explanatory Material
26-02-2010 GST - Cross Border Transport Services: Exposure Draft Legislation
05-02-2010 Extending the Tax File Number ('TFN') Withholding Arrangements to Closely Held Trusts and Family Trusts
04-02-2010 Progressing Australia's Tax Treaty Program – Negotiations with Austria
03-02-2010 Proposals Paper: Access to Company Registers and Related Issues
22-01-2010 GST Administration - Grouping, rulings and tax invoices: Exposure Draft Legislation and Explanatory Memorandum
19-01-2010 Financial Claims Scheme Disclosure Regulations, Definition of External Support Regulations and Explanatory Statements
19-01-2010 Insolvent Trading: A Safe Harbour for Reorganisation Attempts Outside of External Administration
19-01-2010 Exposure Draft Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Prudential Refinements and Other Measures) Bill 2010 and Explanatory Material
06-01-2010 Aligning the Capital Gains Tax Scrip for Scrip Roll-Over Requirements with the Corporations Act 2001
05-01-2010 Consultation Paper: Reform of the Controlled Foreign Company Rules
04-01-2010 Exposure Draft - Tightening the Non-Commercial Loan Rules and Explanatory Material
21-12-2009 Superannuation and Managed Investment Scheme Disclosure - Public Consultation
18-12-2009 Exposure Draft Tax Laws Amendment (Foreign Source Income Deferral) Bill (No. 1) 2010
18-12-2009 Forestry Managed Investment Scheme Amendments: Exposure Draft Legislation and Explanatory Material
18-12-2009 The New Research and Development Tax Incentive - Exposure Draft Legislation and Explanatory Materials
17-12-2009 Exposure Draft – Thin Capitalisation (AIFRS and ADIs): Modification of the Rules in Relation to the Application of Accounting Standards
17-12-2009 Draft Legislation to Introduce an Income Test for the Entrepreneurs' Tax Offset
14-12-2009 GST Administration - Input Tax Credit Attribution and Third Party Adjustments: Exposure Draft Legislation and Explanatory Memoranda
14-12-2009 Product Rationalisation of Managed Investment Schemes and Life Insurance Products - Proposals Paper
10-12-2009 Exposure Draft - Managed Investment Trusts: Capital Account Treatment Legislation and Explanatory Material
08-12-2009 Progressing Australia's Tax Treaty Program – Negotiations with Canada
04-12-2009 Improving Australia's Corporate Reporting Framework
02-12-2009 Reforms to the Supervision of Australia’s Financial Markets - Exposure Draft and Consultation Paper
01-12-2009 GST Administration - External Territory Tourist Refund Scheme: Exposure Draft Regulations and Explanatory Statement
30-11-2009 Greater Certainty for Sovereign Investments
30-11-2009 Exposure Draft - Minor Amendments to Tax Laws
27-11-2009 Issues Paper - Unconscionable Conduct
26-11-2009 Superannuation Clearing House - Exposure Draft of Legislation and Associated Explanatory Material
20-11-2009 Draft Regulations: National Consumer Credit Protection Package
16-11-2009 Consultation Regulation Impact Statement - Australian Consumer Law - Best Practice Proposals and Product Safety Regime
14-11-2009 Options to Address Fraudulent Phoenix Activity
05-11-2009 Income Tax Law Rewrites: Exposure Draft Legislation and Explanatory Material
30-10-2009 Draft Regulations: Eligible Emissions Units as Financial Products
23-10-2009 Improving Protections for Corporate Whistleblowers: Options Paper
22-10-2009 Extending the Tax File Number (‘TFN’) Withholding Tax Requirements to Closely Held Trusts and Family Trusts
12-10-2009 Excise manufacture and spirits: Exposure draft legislation and draft explanatory material
06-10-2009 GST Administration Draft Legislation and Exposure Draft
02-10-2009 Short Selling Disclosure Regulations
24-09-2009 Margin Lending Disclosure - Draft Regulations and Example Product Disclosure Statement
18-09-2009 Consultation Paper: The New Research and Development Tax Incentive
15-09-2009 Exposure Draft - Taxation of Employee Share Schemes (Application and Transitional Provisions)
11-09-2009 Reporting Requirements for Dealings with Unauthorised Foreign Insurers and in Atypical Risks - Draft Regulations
11-09-2009 Government response to the Board of Taxation Review of the legal framework for the administration of the GST - Second Discussion Paper
04-09-2009 Exposure Draft - Lost Members' Superannuation Accounts
04-09-2009 Company Losses: Exposure draft legislation and explanatory material
02-09-2009 Exposure Draft - Abolishing the capital gains tax trust cloning exception and providing a roll-over for fixed trusts
21-08-2009 Corporations Amendment Regulations 2009 - Draft Regulations and Explanatory Material
21-08-2009 Interest Withholding Tax - Exemption of Commonwealth Government Securities
14-08-2009 Exposure Draft - Taxation of Employee Share Schemes
14-08-2009 Exposure Draft: National Consumer Credit Protection Reform Regulations
04-08-2009 Greater Fairness and Equity in the Taxation of Special Disability Trusts
02-08-2009 Exposure Draft - Tax Agent Services Regulations and Explanatory Statement
31-07-2009 Exposure Draft - Superannuation Funds Loss Roll-Over
26-07-2009 CCAAC Review of Statutory Implied Conditions and Warranties
13-07-2009 Exposure Draft - GST and representatives of incapacitated entities
06-07-2009 Review of Australia's Superannuation System
26-06-2009 Exposure Draft - Non-Commercial Losses
25-06-2009 Draft - Private Ancillary Fund Guidelines 2009
11-06-2009 Creeping Acquisitions - The Way Forward
10-06-2009 Consultation Paper - Proposed Financial Sector Levies for 2009-10
05-06-2009 Issues Paper: Improving Australia's Framework for Disclosure of Equity Derivative Products
05-06-2009 Improving Fairness and Integrity in the Tax System - Tightening the Non-Commercial Loan Rules in Division 7A of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
05-06-2009 Reform of the Taxation of Employee Share Schemes
01-06-2009 Discussion Paper: Improving the Taxation Treatment of Off-Market Share Buybacks
01-06-2009 Discussion Paper: Managed Investment Trusts - Capital Account Treatment
29-05-2009 Options Paper: Access to Share Registers and the Regulation of Unsolicited Off Market Offers
20-05-2009 Exposure Draft – Minor Amendments to Tax Laws
14-05-2009 Exposure Draft – Improving the Integrity of Prescribed Private Funds
12-05-2009 Better targeting the income tax exemption for Australians working overseas
12-05-2009 Extra-statutory concession power for the Commissioner of Taxation discussion paper
12-05-2009 GST and Cross-Border Transport Supplies – Discussion Paper
12-05-2009 Government response to the Board of Taxation Review of the legal framework for the administration of the GST - First Discussion Paper
12-05-2009 Reform of the foreign source income anti-tax-deferral (attribution) rules
12-05-2009 Discussion Paper: Life Insurance Companies - Exempt Annuity Business
12-05-2009 GST Margin Scheme Review - Consultation Paper
12-05-2009 Review of the GST Financial Supply Provisions - Consultation Paper
11-05-2009 The Australian Consumer Law – Consultation on Draft Provisions on Unfair Contract Terms
08-05-2009 Consumer Voices: Sustaining Advocacy and Research in Australia's New Consumer Policy Framework
07-05-2009 Corporations Legislation Amendment (Financial Services Modernisation) Bill 2009
05-05-2009 Exposure Draft: Corporations Amendment (Improving Accountability on Termination Payments) Bill 2009
28-04-2009 Income Tax Consolidation Regime: Exposure draft legislation and explanatory material
27-04-2009 Exposure Draft: National Consumer Credit Regime
17-04-2009 Exposure Draft: Demutualisation of Friendly Societies and Capital Gains Tax
07-04-2009 Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme - Fuel Tax Adjustment Arrangements
19-03-2009 Capital Gains Tax Relief for Compulsory Acquisitions of Part of a Main Residence
13-03-2009 Exposure Draft Confidentiality of Taxpayer Information Bill and Explanatory Material
12-03-2009 Tax treatment of emissions units: Amendments included in the Exposure Draft Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009
06-03-2009 Short Selling Disclosure Regime - Consultation Paper
27-02-2009 Capital Gains Tax Relief for Transformation Arrangements
25-02-2009 Draft Legislation for the Small Business and General Business Tax Break
17-02-2009 An Australian Consumer Law: Fair Markets – Confident Consumers
12-02-2009 Exposure Draft Tax Agent Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009 and Explanatory Material
16-01-2009 Optional Capital Gains Tax Roll Over for Complying Superannuation Funds with Capital Losses
16-01-2009 GST Treatment of Automatic Teller Machine services – draft regulations
08-01-2009 Discussion Paper – Meaning of 'Understanding' in the Trade Practices Act 1974
19-12-2008 Global roaming services and goods and services tax (GST)
18-12-2008 GST Treatment of Automatic Teller Machine services
18-12-2008 Survey of Company Directors
12-12-2008 Regulation to impose an administrative penalty on the late lodgment of Annual investment income reports
09-12-2008 Exposure draft of the National Urban Water and Desalination Plan — urban water tax offset
26-11-2008 Improving the integrity of Prescribed Private Funds (PPFs) Discussion Paper
14-11-2008 Superannuation Clearing House and the Lost Members Framework
07-11-2008 Demutualisation of Friendly Societies and Capital Gains Tax
07-11-2008 Reforms to Income Tests - 2008-09 Budget Measures
05-11-2008 Abolishing the Capital Gains Tax Trust Cloning Exception
30-10-2008 Review of Film Tax Offsets - Consultation
14-10-2008 Increase Access to the Small Business Capital Gains Tax Concessions via the $2 Million Aggregated Turnover Test
23-09-2008 Exposure Draft of the Corporations Amendment (Short Selling) Bill 2008
01-09-2008 Discussion Paper - Creeping Acquisitions
22-08-2008 Tax Design Review Panel
08-08-2008 Interest Withholding Tax – Extension of Eligibility for Exemption to State Government Bonds
01-08-2008 Review of Non-Forestry Managed Investment Schemes
29-07-2008 Fringe Benefits Tax - Jointly Held Assets
23-07-2008 Draft Legislation to Reform Division 6C of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
11-07-2008 Thin Capitalisation: Amendments to the Application of Accounting Standards - Public Consultation
26-06-2008 Taxation of Financial Arrangements - Stages 3 & 4
06-06-2008 Distributions of Managed Investment Trust Income to Foreign Residents – Draft Regulations
03-06-2008 Green Paper on Financial Services and Credit Reform
30-05-2008 Simple Superannuation Advice - Consultation Paper
29-05-2008 Regulation of Direct Offshore Foreign Insurers – Draft Regulations
29-05-2008 Revised Exposure Draft Tax Agent Services Legislation and Explanatory Materials
28-05-2008 Proposed Financial Sector Levies for 2008-09
14-05-2008 Distributions of managed investment trust income to foreign residents
13-05-2008 Australia's Future Tax System
13-05-2008 Regulations for Charging for Valuations as Part of Private Rulings
05-05-2008 Temporary Residents and Superannuation
28-04-2008 Regulation of Direct Offshore Foreign Insurers - Draft Regulations
20-03-2008 Review of the Income Tax Exemption for Structured Settlements (Division 54)
12-03-2008 Demutualisation of Health Insurers and Capital Gains Tax
28-02-2008 Draft Corporations Amendment Regulations for consultation
22-02-2008 Potential Changes to the Eligible Investment Rules for Managed Funds, Including Property Trusts
08-02-2008 First Home Saver Accounts - Consultation Paper
22-01-2008 Tax consolidation rules following certain CGT roll-overs
11-01-2008 Criminal Penalties for Serious Cartel Conduct – Draft Legislation
20-09-2007 Regulation of Direct Offshore Foreign Insurers – Exemption Discussion Paper
22-08-2007 Review of Unlimited Amendment Periods in the Income Tax Laws – Discussion Paper
26-06-2007 Review of Discretions in the Income Tax Laws - Discussion Paper
22-06-2007 Product Rationalisation - Issues Paper
07-06-2007 Financial Reporting by Unlisted Public Companies - Discussion Paper
31-05-2007 Consultation Paper - Review of Prudential Decisions
25-05-2007 Proposed Financial Sector Levies for 2007-08
11-05-2007 Exposure Draft - Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Regulation & Review) Bill 2007
07-05-2007 Exposure Draft Tax Agent Services Bill, Related Regulations and Explanatory Material
28-03-2007 Proposed Statutory Deduction Provision for Investments in Forestry Managed Investment Schemes (MIS)
26-03-2007 Corporate and Financial Services Regulation Review – Draft Corporations Regulations amendments
05-03-2007 Review of Sanctions in Corporate Law
05-03-2007 Review of the Operation of the Infringement Notice Provisions of the Corporations Act 2001
02-03-2007 Insider Trading - Position and Consultation Paper
08-02-2007 Aligning Concessions for Small Business Draft Bill
24-01-2007 Financial Sector Levies Discussion Paper - Prospects for Superannuation Levies Beyond 2006-07
21-12-2006 Draft Regulations - New Minimum Pension Standards
21-12-2006 Review of Register of Relevant Interests - Consultation Paper
14-12-2006 Draft Legislation and Explanatory Materials: Taxation of Boat Hire Arrangements
08-12-2006 Terrorism Insurance Act Review: Exposure Drafts
04-12-2006 Streamlining Prudential Regulation: Response to 'Rethinking Regulation' - Proposals Paper
16-11-2006 Corporate and Financial Services Regulation Review – Proposals Paper
15-11-2006 Australian Auditor Independence Requirements: A Comparative Review
10-11-2006 Exposure Draft - Corporations Amendment (Insolvency) Bill 2007
02-11-2006 Regulation for Compensation for Loss in the Financial Services Sector
11-10-2006 Discussion Paper - Fringe Benefits Tax Reporting Exclusion for Pooled or Shared Cars
04-10-2006 Standard Business Reporting - Supporting Documents
15-09-2006 Terrorism Insurance Act Review: 2006
11-09-2006 Exposure draft of the Corporations Amendment (NZ Closer Economic Relations) Bill 2006
07-09-2006 Corporations Amendment (Takeovers) Bill 2006
17-08-2006 Discussion Paper for the Review of Taxation Secrecy and Disclosure Provisions
15-05-2006 Discussion Paper on Proposed Financial Sector Levies for 2006-07
10-05-2006 Negotiation of an Australia-New Zealand CER investment protocol
10-05-2006 Consultation on Proposed Taxation Arrangements for Plantation Forestry
13-04-2006 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation - Corporations Amendment Bill (No 2) 2006
10-04-2006 Exposure Draft - Goods and Services Tax Treatment of Residential Premises
07-04-2006 Corporate and Financial Services Regulation Review – Consultation Paper
04-04-2006 Exposure draft – Repeal of Inoperative Provisions
17-01-2006 Korea - Public to have say on Australian Tax Treaty Negotiations
16-12-2005 Discussion Paper: Regulation of Discretionary Mutual Funds and Direct Offshore Foreign Insurers
25-11-2005 Council Of Financial Regulators – Failure and Crisis Management in the Australian Financial System
25-11-2005 Coverage of the Medical Indemnity (Prudential Supervision and Product Standards) Act 2003
22-11-2005 Exposure of Revised Superannuation Contributions Splitting Regulations
10-11-2005 Exposure Draft Regulations for Consultation - Income Tax Amendment Regulations
12-10-2005 Consultation on Superannuation Contributions Splitting Regulations
12-10-2005 Insolvency Reform Package
11-10-2005 Exposure Draft Regulations – FSR Refinements
30-09-2005 Proposals to Refine ASIC’s Audit Inspection Powers
10-08-2005 Exposure Draft Bill - Civil Penalty Framework to Deter Promotion of Tax Exploitation Schemes
22-07-2005 Review of Australia-New Zealand Memorandum of Understanding on Business Law
27-06-2005 Exposure Draft Regulations: Non-member Spouse Standing Before the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal
22-06-2005 Review of Taxation Treatment of Plantation Forestry
17-06-2005 Conduit Foreign Income - Exposure Draft
15-06-2005 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation - TLA (Improvements to Self Assessment) Bill (No 2) Amendments
02-06-2005 Review of the Schedule to the Excise Tariff Discussion Paper
27-05-2005 Fuel Tax Credit Reform Discussion Paper
26-05-2005 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation - TLA (Improvements to Self Assessment) Bill (No. 2)
17-05-2005 Exposure Draft Regulations for Superannuation Death Benefits
13-05-2005 Review of Competitive Neutrality in the Medical Indemnity Insurance Industry - Report March 2005
09-05-2005 Disclosure of Director and Executive Remuneration by Listed Companies
02-05-2005 Refinements to Financial Services Regulation - Proposals Paper May 2005
13-04-2005 Superannuation (Financial Assistance Funding) Levy and Collections Regulations 2005
08-04-2005 Discussion Paper on Possible Impacts of Amended Levy Determination Framework on Levies from 2005-06
01-03-2005 Review of Competitive Neutrality in the Medical Indemnity Insurance Market
11-02-2005 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation – Loss Recoupment Rules for Companies
07-02-2005 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation – Corporations Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2005
12-01-2005 Choice of Superannuation Fund Regulations — Draft Regulations and Standard Choice Form
23-12-2004 Corporations Amendment Regulations 2004/05: Fee Disclosure and Other Regulations
22-12-2004 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation – Federal Magistrates Court Legislation Amendment Bill 2004
18-11-2004 Proposed amendments to the Corporations Regulations - Chapter 6C and 'prescribed financial market'
03-11-2004 Transition to Retirement Consultation Paper
02-11-2004 Choice of Superannuation Fund Regulations - Consultation Paper
29-10-2004 Proposed Amendments for the GST Treatment of Long-Term Non Reviewable Contracts
25-05-2004 Exposure Draft Regulations – Corporations Amendment Regulations 2004 (CLERP 9 Bill)
25-05-2004 Exposure Draft Regulations – Corporations (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2004 (CLERP 9 Bill)
25-05-2004 Exposure Draft Regulations – ASIC Amendment Regulations 2004 (CLERP 9 Bill)
25-05-2004 Consultation on Splitting of Superannuation Contributions regulations
18-05-2004 Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition of Offers of Securities and Managed Investment Scheme Interests
18-05-2004 CLERP (Audit Reform and Corporate Disclosure) Bill 2003 Draft Due Diligence Defence for Consultation
05-05-2004 TOR for Development of a Framework for Closer Integration of Trans Tasman Banking Regulation
16-04-2004 Potential Designated Concession Income Items for Consultation
06-04-2004 Review of the Debt/Equity Provisions of the Income Tax Law Regarding Certain ‘At Call’ Loans
05-04-2004 Guidelines for Release of Price Sensitive Decisions by Australian Government Deptartments & Agencies
06-02-2004 Proposed Direction Under Section 891A of the Corporations Act 2001
11-12-2003 Superannuation Safety Amendment Bill 2003 – Consultation on Drafting Instructions for Regulations
21-11-2003 Proposed Amendment for the GST Treatment of Long-Term Non-Reviewable Contracts - 19 December 2003
14-10-2003 Draft Superannuation Splitting Regulations
03-06-2003 Review of Part 23 of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993
27-05-2003 Draft Portability Regulations
08-04-2003 Review of Financial Sector Levies - Treasury/APRA Issues and Discussion Paper
16-01-2003 Exposure Draft Bill for Consultation - Corporations Amendment Bill 2002
25-08-1997 A Generic Tax Framework for Demutualisations of Non-insurance Organisations - An Issues Paper

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