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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


  • 8 Dec 2017: Carr v Commissioner of Taxation [2017] FCA 1486
    TAXATION - appeal from a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal under s 44 of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (Cth) - where Commissioner had made default assessments of the applicant's income tax liability - where the Tribunal affirmed the Commissioner's decision to disallow the applicant's objections - whether there was no…
    Judge: Bromwich J
  • 6 Dec 2017: Bolton v Commissioner of Taxation [2017] FCA 1462
    PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - application for an extension of time to seek review of decision of Administrative Appeals Tribunal - application for an adjournment - witness not present for cross examination - explanation for unavailability of witness unsatisfactory - application for adjournment dismissed - no explanation for substantial delay in filing…
    Judge: Pagone J
  • 28 Nov 2017: Commissioner of Taxation v Miley [2017] FCA 1396
    TAXATION - appeal from a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal under s 44 of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 (Cth) - where Commissioner of Taxation assessed Respondent as not being entitled to small business capital gains tax concessions under subdivision 152-C of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1977 (Cth) - where Tribunal set …
    Judge: Wigney 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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