Income Tax Assessment Act 1936


Division 6C - Income of certain public trading trusts  


For the purposes of this Division, a unit trust is a trading trust in relation to a year of income if, at any time during the year of income, the trustee:

(a) carried on a trading business; or

(b) controlled, or was able to control, directly or indirectly, the affairs or operations of another person in respect of the carrying on by that other person of a trading business.

102N(2)   [ Certain foreign entities]  

Despite paragraph (1)(b), a unit trust is not a trading trust only because it has acquired ownership interests (including a controlling interest) in, or controls:

(a) a foreign entity whose business, when considered together with the businesses of entities that the foreign entity controls or is able to control, directly or indirectly, consists primarily of investing in land outside Australia for the purpose, or primarily for the purpose, of deriving rent; or

(b) a foreign entity controlled, or able to be controlled, directly or indirectly, by an entity covered by paragraph (a).

102N(3)   [ " entity " ]  

In this section:

has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 .

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