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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


  • 17 Feb 2017: Uber B.V. v Commissioner of Taxation [2017] FCA 110
    TAXATION - whether a person supplying uberX services is required to be registered under Division 144 of the A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999 (Cth) (the GST Act) - whether carrying on the enterprise of providing uberX services to passengers constitutes supply "taxi travel" within the meaning of s 144-5(1) (as defined in s 195-1)…
    Judge: Griffiths J
  • 10 Feb 2017: Caratti v Commissioner of Taxation [2017] FCA 70
    TAXATION - construction of Deed of Agreement - audit review by Commissioner of Taxation (Commissioner) of the taxpayer's taxation affairs - as a result, Commissioner issued Notices of Amended Assessment (Amended Assessments) and Notices of Amended Assessment of shortfall penalty (Penalty Notices) to the taxpayer in respect of the years of income…
    Judge: Robertson J
  • 10 Feb 2017: Bazzo v Commissioner of Taxation [2017] FCA 71
    TAXATION - construction of Deed of Agreement - audit review by Commissioner of Taxation (Commissioner) of the taxpayer's taxation affairs - as a result, Commissioner issued Notices of Amended Assessment (Amended Assessments) and Notices of Amended Assessment of shortfall penalty (Penalty Notices) to the taxpayer in respect of the years of income…
    Judge: Robertson 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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