• Part A - About capital gains tax

    Do you need to read this part of the guide?

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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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    To find out, answer the following questions. If you answer No to all questions, you don't need to read part A. Go to Part B - Completing the capital gains section of your tax return.

    Do you need information about the three methods of calculating a capital gain?

    Yes - Read How to work out your capital gain or capital loss.

    Have you received a distribution of a capital gain from a managed fund or other unit trust in 2009-10?

    Yes - Read Trust distributions.

    Have you sold shares or units in a unit trust in 2009-10?

    Yes - Read Investments in shares and units.

    Did you sell real estate or your home (main residence) in 2009-10?

    Yes - Read Real estate and main residence.

    Do you need help completing the capital gains item on your individual tax return?

    Yes - Read the relevant chapters in part A, then work through part B.

    Do you need help completing the capital gains item on your entity's tax return?

    Yes - Read the relevant chapters in part A, then work through part C.

    Last modified: 10 Sep 2010QC 28058