TAXATION ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS 1976 [REPEALED]

PART 5 - PAY AS YOU GO WITHHOLDING  

Division 4 - Dividend, interest, royalty, mining and certain superannuation payments  

REGULATION 42   42   ROYALTY PAYMENTS  
The amount to be withheld under section 12-280 or 12-285 of Schedule 1 to the Act from a royalty is:


(a) if the person to whom the royalty is paid, or a foreign resident mentioned in paragraph 12-285(1)(b) of that Schedule, is a resident of the other party to an international tax sharing treaty that applies to the royalty - the amount calculated at the rate provided for in the treaty; and


(b) if paragraph (a) does not apply, but the person to whom the royalty is paid, or a foreign resident mentioned in paragraph 12-285(1)(b) of Schedule 1 to the Act, is a resident of the other party to a double tax agreement - the amount calculated at the rate provided for in the agreement; and


(c) if paragraphs (a) and (b) do not apply, but the person to whom the royalty is paid, or a foreign resident mentioned in paragraph 12-285(1)(b) of that Schedule, is a resident of a country other than Australia - 30% of the amount of the royalty; and


(d) if the person to whom the royalty is paid is a resident of Australia - 30% of the amount of the royalty.




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