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A Bill for an Act to impose a tax in respect of venture capital sub-account deficits of pooled development funds, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 12 Dec 2002

New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Bill 2002
First Reading

New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Bill 2002
First Reading

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2002 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Bill 2002 

No. , 2002 

(Treasury) 
 
 

A Bill for an Act to impose a tax in respect of venture capital sub-account deficits of pooled development funds, and for related purposes

 
Contents 

 
A Bill for an Act to impose a tax in respect of venture capital sub-account deficits of pooled development funds, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

              This Act may be cited as the New Business Tax System (Venture Capital Deficit Tax) Act 2002.

2 Commencement

      (1) Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, on the day or at the time specified in column 2 of the table. 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1. Sections 1 and 2 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent

 

2. Sections 3 to 5

At the same time as Schedule 27 to the New Business Tax System (Consolidation and Other Measures) Act (No. 2) 2002

 

Note: This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

      (2) Column 3 of the table is for additional information that is not part of this Act. This information may be included in any published version of this Act.

3 Definitions

              In this Act:

entity has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

income year has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

PDF has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

venture capital deficit has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

venture capital deficit tax means venture capital deficit tax payable under section 210-135 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

4 Imposition of tax

              Venture capital deficit tax is imposed.

5 Amount of tax

              The amount of venture capital deficit tax is equal to:

      (a) in a case where an entity is liable to pay venture capital deficit tax because the entity has a venture capital deficit at the end of an income yearthe amount of the entitys venture capital deficit at the end of the income year; and

      (b) in a case where an entity is liable to pay venture capital deficit tax because the entity has a venture capital deficit immediately before it ceases to be a PDFthe amount of the entitys venture capital deficit immediately before it ceases to be a PDF.