• Non-resident beneficiary
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    If a non-resident is a beneficiary of a deceased's post-CGT asset, any capital gain or capital loss is not disregarded if:

    • the deceased was an Australian resident when they died
    • the asset does not have the necessary connection with Australia.

    Examples of assets that have the necessary connection with Australia include:

    • real estate located in Australia
    • shares in an Australian resident private company.
    Last modified: 06 Oct 2009QC 27417