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Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (Better Targeting the Income Tax Transparency Laws) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the Taxation Administration Act 1953 to exempt Australian-owned private companies from the requirement that the Commissioner of Taxation publish certain tax information in relation to corporate tax entities that report total income above $100 million.

Progress of bill

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

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 20/08/15  
Second reading moved 20/08/15  
Second reading debate 14/09/15  
Second reading agreed to 14/09/15  
Third reading agreed to 14/09/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/09/15  
Second reading moved 15/09/15  
Second reading debate 14/10/15  
Second reading debate 15/10/15  
Second reading agreed to 15/10/15  
Third reading agreed to 15/10/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 15/10/15  
Assent 12/11/15 Act no: 149 - Year: 2015
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (10/09/2015): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (12/10/2015)
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)