Income Tax Assessment Act 1936


Division 2 - Types of entity  

Subdivision B - Controlled foreign entities (CFEs)  


A company is a CFC at a particular time if, at that time, the company is a resident of a listed country or of an unlisted country and any of the following paragraphs applies:

(a) at that time, there is a group of 5 or fewer Australian 1% entities the aggregate of whose associate-inclusive control interests in the company is not less than 50%;

(b) both of the following subparagraphs apply:

(i) at that time, there is a single Australian entity (in this paragraph called the assumed controller ) whose associate-inclusive control interest in the company is not less than 40%;

(ii) at that time, the company is not controlled by a group of entities not being or including the assumed controller or any of its associates;

(c) at that time, the company is controlled by a group of 5 or fewer Australian entities, either alone or together with associates (whether or not any associate is also an Australian entity).


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