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  • New rules for demergers
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    This information may not apply to the current year. Check the content carefully to ensure it is applicable to your circumstances.

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    There are new rules that apply to eligible demergers that happen on or after 1 July 2002. You will find specific details of the following demergers that are subject to these new rules in Appendix 4:

    • BHP Billiton Ltd demerger of BHP Steel Ltd (now known as BlueScope)
    • WMC Ltd (renamed Alumina) demerger of WMC Resources Ltd
    • Sonic Healthcare Ltd demerger of SciGen Ltd
    • CSR Ltd demerger of Rinker Group Ltd
    Last modified: 25 Feb 2020QC 27448