Company tax return 2015

The Company tax return 2015 (NAT 0656-6.2015) is available in Portable Document Format (PDF).

Download a PDF of the Company tax return 2015 (324 KB).

Exploration Development Incentive

Legislation took effect on 19 March 2015 to introduce the Exploration Development Incentive. The incentive supports junior and mid-sized mining companies by encouraging greenfields mineral exploration. The incentive creates exploration credits that companies can distribute to their Australian resident shareholders, subject to eligibility criteria. To create credits for their shareholders, eligible companies must notify us by 30  September. Shareholders who receive exploration credits that apply to 2014–15 will claim these credits on their 2015-16 tax return. For more information go to  

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