Taxation (Annual Rates for 2016–17, Closely Held Companies, and Remedial Matters) Bill

  • enacted
325 Section 55 amended (Group of companies)


Replace section 55(7)(g) with:


a member of the group is liable jointly and severally with all other members of the group for all tax payable by the representative member for each taxable period, or part of a taxable period, in which the member is part of the group, even if the member is no longer part of the group or a representative member ceases to exist; and


In section 55(8), replace the words before paragraph (a) with “If the members of a group of 2 or more registered persons include a person that is not a company or is a limited partnership and the Commissioner is satisfied in relation to the members of the group that— ”.