INCOME TAX ASSESSMENT ACT 1997

CHAPTER 4 - INTERNATIONAL ASPECTS OF INCOME TAX  

PART 4-5 - GENERAL  

Division 820 - Thin capitalisation rules  

Subdivision 820-D - Thin capitalisation rules for outward investing entities (ADI)  

Operative provisions

SECTION 820-325   820-325   Amount of debt deduction disallowed  


The amount of *debt deduction disallowed under subsection 820-300(1) is worked out using the following formula:


Debt deduction     × Capital shortfall
  Average debt

where:

average debt
means the average value, for the income year, of all the *debt capital of the entity that gives rise to *debt deductions of the entity for that or any other income year (other than any debt capital that is attributable to any of the entity ' s *overseas permanent establishments).

capital shortfall
means the amount by which the *adjusted average equity capital of the entity for that year (see subsection 820-300(3) ) is less than the entity ' s *minimum capital amount for that year.

debt deduction
means each *debt deduction covered by subsection 820-300(1) .

Note:

The disallowed amount also does not form part of the cost base of a CGT asset. See section 110-54 .


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