• Part A – About capital gains tax

    Attention

    Warning:

    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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    Do you need to read this part of the guide?

    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

    Have you applied an exemption or rollover?

    If yes then see Exemptions and rollovers.

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

    If yes then see 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 2014–15?

    If yes then see Trust distributions.

    Have you sold shares or units in a unit trust in 2014–15?

    If yes then see Investments in shares and units.

    Did you sell real estate or your home (main residence) in 2014–15?

    If yes then see Real estate and main residence.

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

    If yes then see the relevant sections in part A, then work through part B.

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

    If yes then see the relevant sections in part A, then work through part C

      Last modified: 08 Jul 2015QC 44187