Income Tax Assessment Act 1997



Division 775 - Foreign currency gains and losses  

Subdivision 775-B - Realisation of forex gains or losses  

SECTION 775-160   Exception - event happens before the applicable commencement date  

A *forex realisation gain or *forex realisation loss you make as a result of forex realisation event 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 is disregarded if the event happened before the applicable commencement date.


For applicable commencement date , see section 775-155 .

Subsection (1) does not apply if:

(a) you have made an election under section 775-150 ; and

(b) the Commissioner is satisfied that the event happened under, or as a result of, an *arrangement that was entered into or carried out for the purpose, or for purposes that included the purpose, of obtaining the benefit of the operation of subsection (1).


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