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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on the GST treatment of digital currency
6 Jun 2016
The ABA lodged a submission with Treasury on the GST treatment of digital currency. The submission addresses three key aspects of the discussion paper: 1) The desired policy outcome, 2) Identifying and characterising digital currencies, and 3) The alternative approaches to the GST treatment of digital currencies.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Improving tax compliance etc and Business transactions
15 Feb 2016
The ABA provided feedback to the ATO on Improving tax compliance - enhanced third party reporting, pre-filling and data matching and Business transactions made through payment systems.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on the Inquiry into tax deductibility
18 Jan 2016
The ABA lodged its submission to the Standing Committee on Economics Inquiry into tax deductibility.
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The Australian Bankers’ Assocation submission on multinational tax avoidance
2 Sep 2015
The ABA provided The Treasury with feedback on Multinational Tax Avoidance - Country-by-Country reporting and stronger penalties.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on improving tax compliance - enhanced third party reporting, pre-filling and data matching
14 Aug 2015
The ABA provided feedback to Treasury on the Exposure Draft of the Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No. 5) Bill 2015: Third party reporting.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Foreign Resident Capital Gains Withholding Tax
7 Aug 2015
The ABA provided comments to Treasury on its Exposure Draft Foreign Resident Capital Gains Withholding Tax.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on the Federal Government’s tax discussion paper
9 Jun 2015
The ABA discusses elements of the current tax system that have served Australia well and opportunities for reform that would lead to a more efficient, simpler, fairer and internationally competitive system.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on Tier 2 Capital Regulatory Capital
9 Feb 2015
The ABA commented on the Board of Taxation’s review of the debt and equity tax rules.
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on revisions to Chapter 1 of the transfer pricing guidelines
6 Feb 2015
The ABA commented on the proposals in the OECD’s Public Discussion Draft – BEPS Actions 8, 9 and 10: Discussion Draft on Revisions to Chapter 1 of the Transfer Pricing Guideline (including risk, recharacterisation and special measures).
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The Australian Bankers’ Association submission on interest deductions and other financial payments
6 Feb 2015
The ABA commented on the proposals in the OECD’s Public Discussion Draft – BEPS Action 4: Interest Deductions and other Financial Payments.

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