Income tax: deductibility of expenditure on a commercial website
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This Addendum is a public ruling for the purposes of the Taxation Administration Act 1953. It amends Taxation Ruling TR 2016/3 to correct the flowchart in Appendix 2 that refers to the draft Ruling and cross references paragraphs from the draft Ruling, and updates other details.
TR 2016/3 is amended as follows:
Omit the table; substitute:
|LEGALLY BINDING SECTION:|
|What this Ruling is about||1|
|Date of effect||153|
|NOT LEGALLY BINDING SECTION:|
|Appendix 1: Explanation||154|
|Appendix 2: Website development costs||Page 41|
|Appendix 3: Detailed contents list||247|
Omit footnote 9.
Omit footnote 32.
Omit the word including the brackets '(flowchart)'; substitute '- Website development costs'.
Omit Appendix 2 including the heading; substitute:
1. The expenditure is not research and development expenditure to which Division 355 applies.
2. The expenditure is solely for business purposes (taxable purposes) and not related to the production of exempt/NANE income.
Omit ' Appendix 2 - Flowchart '; substitute ' Appendix 2 - Website development costs '.
This Addendum applies on and from 14 December 2016.
Commissioner of Taxation
24 October 2018
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