Peter Greensill Family Co Pty Ltd (Trustee) v Commissioner of Taxation [2021] FCAFC 99


Appeal from:

Peter Greensill Family Co Pty Ltd (trustee) v Commissioner of Taxation [2020] FCA 559;

N & M Holdings Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Taxation [2020] FCA 1186

TAXATION – interaction between div 855 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 (Cth) (1997 Act), sub-div 115-C of the 1997 Act and div 6 and div 6E of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 (Cth) (1936 Act) considered – where capital gains made by a resident trust estate from non‑taxable Australian property distributed to non-resident beneficiary – where trustee assessed in respect of those gains pursuant to s 115-220 of the 1997 Act and s 98 of the 1936 Act – where foreign resident beneficiary also assessed in respect of those gains pursuant to s 115-215(3) of the 1997 Act – whether s 855-10 of the 1997 Act applied to the foreign resident beneficiary to disregard the capital gains – whether s 855-10 has any operation in the calculation of the amounts required to be calculated under ss 115-215 and 115‑220 in sub‑div 115-C – construction of s 855-10 and sub-div 115-C – appeal dismissed.


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