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Last updated 5 October 2009

  • Guide to capital gains tax 2003-04 (NAT 4151-6.2004) - this publication explains how capital gains tax works and will help you to calculate your net capital gain or net capital loss.
  • Personal investors guide to capital gains tax 2003-04 (NAT 4152-6.2004) - this is a shorter publication which covers the sale or gift or other disposal of shares or units, distribution of capital gains from managed funds and non-assessable payments from companies or managed funds. It does not cover CGT consequences for bonus shares, shares acquired under an employee share scheme, bonus units, rights and options, and shares and units where a takeover or demerger has occurred - you will need to refer to the Guide to capital gains tax 2003-04.

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