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About this NPA


The Taxation National Practice Area (NPA) includes proceedings relating to:

  • tax appeals pursuant to Part IVC of the Taxation Administration Act 1953 from decisions made by the Commissioner of Taxation
  • questions of law and taxation on appeal from the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT)
  • any recovery or other proceeding collateral to a tax dispute.

Latest Judgments


  • 18 Aug 2017: Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Whiteman [2017] FCA 951
    TAXATION – Application for summary judgment in relation to tax debts – application for stay of proceedings whilst Part IVC proceedings afoot challenging tax debt – application for stay of execution of judgment whilst Part IVC proceedings afoot challenging tax debt PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – Application for summary judgment in relation to tax debts – …
    Judge: Davies J
  • 11 Aug 2017: Deputy Commissioner of Taxation v Batchelor [2017] FCA 950
    TAXATION - Application for summary judgment in relation to tax debts - no defence filed and no reasonable prospects of success PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - summary judgment on where no defence filed - no reasonable prospects of success
    Judge: Davies J
  • 10 Aug 2017: Juneja v Tax Practitioners Board [2017] FCA 908
    ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - consideration of an appeal brought under s 44(1) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (Cth) against a decision made by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal - whether applicants have identified an error of law in the Tribunal's reasons - where the Tribunal affirmed the decisions of the Tax Practitioners Board…
    Judge: Besanko J

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Forms & Rules


The key forms and rules for commencing tax matters are:

Forms:
  • Form 73 - Notice of appeal under s 14ZZ Taxation Administration Act 1953
Rules:
Forms:
  • Form 75 - Notice of appeal from a tribunal
Rules:
Forms:
  • Form 69 - Originating application for relief under s 39B Judiciary Act
Rules:

The Pro Forma Taxation Questionnaire is also relevant.

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