• What is a tax shelter arrangement?

    Attention

    Warning:

    This information may not apply to the current year. Check the content carefully to ensure it is applicable to your circumstances.

    End of attention

    You have a tax shelter arrangement in the income year in which you incur prepaid expenditure if:

    • your allowable deductions attributable to the arrangement for the expenditure year exceed your assessable income from the arrangement for that year
    • you do not have day-to-day control over the operation of the arrangement
    • at least one of the following is met:
      • more than one taxpayer participates as an investor in the arrangement or
      • the manager, arranger or promoter of the arrangement, or an associate, carries out similar activities for other taxpayers.
       
    Last modified: 18 Jun 2002QC 27429