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GST - Cross Border Transport Services: Exposure Draft Legislation


Friday, 26 February 2010

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On 26 February 2010 the Assistant Treasurer released exposure draft legislation concerning changes to improve the operation of the GST law by making amendments that streamline its application to the domestic transport of imported and exported goods.

Making a submission

Interested parties are invited to comment on the exposure draft material. While submissions may be lodged electronically or by post, electronic lodgement is preferred. For accessibility reasons, please submit responses sent via email in a Word or RTF format. An additional PDF version may also be submitted.

All information (including name and address details) contained in submissions will be made available to the public on the Treasury website unless you indicate that you would like all or part of your submission to remain in confidence. Automatically generated confidentiality statements in emails do not suffice for this purpose. Respondents who would like part of their submission to remain in confidence should provide this information marked as such in a separate attachment. Legal requirements, such as those imposed by the Freedom of Information Act 1982, may affect the confidentiality of your submission.

Closing date for submissions: Friday, 5 March 2010

Address written submissions to:
The General Manager
Indirect Tax Division
The Treasury
Langton Crescent

Email: GSTadministration@treasury.gov.au

For enquiries, please call Phil Bignell (02) 6263 4372.

Documents Available:

Acrobat (PDF) documents

 Acrobat (PDF)

Exposure draft explanatory memorandum  47.31kb
Exposure draft legislation  22.97kb

Microsoft Word (RTF) documents

 Microsoft Word (RTF)

Exposure draft explanatory memorandum  192.41kb
Exposure draft legislation  88.20kb

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