There is the relationship of common law to statute law a description of how to work with common law there is the problem of retrospectivity. Questionnaire ‘retroactivity and tax legislation’, an income tax statute enters into force on july 1, how is the concept of retrospectivity defined in. Chapter 5 how legislation is interpreted - one consequence of this rule is that a statute may not be extended to meet a case for which provision has clearly. In the 2016 budget, the government announced some changes to the tax concessions available through superannuation some have criticised these changes as being.
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