Income Tax Assessment Act 1936


Division 9A - Offshore banking units  

Subdivision B - Interpretation  


A reference to an offshore person, in relation to the doing of any thing by an OBU ( the first OBU ), is a reference to:

(a) a non-resident whose involvement in the doing of the thing does not occur in carrying on business in Australia at or through a permanent establishment of that person; or

(b) a resident whose involvement in the doing of the thing occurs in carrying on business in a country outside Australia at or through a permanent establishment of the person; or

(c) another OBU ( the second OBU ), where, if the doing of the thing involves the payment of any money (for example a loan of money) by the second OBU to the first OBU, the second OBU gives, at or before the time of the payment, a statement in writing to the first OBU to the effect that none of the money is non-OB money of the second OBU.


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