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Entertainments Tax Act 1916

Authoritative Version
Act No. 38 of 1916 as made
An Act to Impose a Tax upon Payments for Admission to Entertainments.
Date of Assent 21 Dec 1916
Date of repeal 27 Oct 1933
Repealed by Financial Relief Act 1933

ENTERTAINMENTS TAX.

 

No. 38 of 1916.

An Act to Impose a Tax upon Payments for Admission to Entertainments.

[Assented to 21st December, 1916.]

BE it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:—

Short title.

1.  This Act may be cited as the Entertainments Tax Act 1916.

Incorporation.

2.  The Entertainments Tax Assessment Act 1916 shall be incorporated and read as one with this Act.

Imposition of Entertainments Tax.

3.  Entertainments Tax is imposed at the rates declared in this Act.

Entertainments Tax.

4.  The rates of the Entertainments Tax shall be as follows, namely:—

 

Payment for Admission (excluding the amount of tax).

Rate of Tax.

 

 

Exceeding sixpence and not exceeding one shilling

1d.

 

 

Exceeding one shilling............................

1d. for the first shilling and one half-penny for every sixpence or part of sixpence by which the payment exceeds one shilling.