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Tax Laws Amendment (Public Benefit Test) Bill 2010


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
XENOPHON, Sen Nick

Summary

Amends the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 to require that, in order to receive exemption from income tax, the aims and activities of religious and charitable institutions must be assessed against a public benefit test.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/10  
Second reading moved 13/05/10  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (13/05/2010): Senate Economics Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (16/08/2010): Interim report
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees