INCOME TAX (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1997

CHAPTER 3 - SPECIALIST LIABILITY RULES  

PART 3-3 - CAPITAL GAINS AND LOSSES: SPECIAL TOPICS  

Division 134 - Options  

SECTION 134-1   Exercise of options  

134-1(1)  
The modification in item 1 in the table in subsection 134-1(1) of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 does not apply to an option (that was granted before 20 September 1985 and exercised after that day) that binds the grantor to create (including grant or issue) or dispose of a CGT asset. Instead, the first element of the cost base and reduced cost base of the CGT asset acquired by the grantee by exercising the option includes the market value of the option when it was exercised.

134-1(2)  


This section does not apply to an option if:


(a) it has been renewed or extended; and


(b) the last renewal or extension occurred on or after 20 September 1985.




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