Income tax: when calculating separate net income for the purposes of claiming spouse rebate (a) can the cost of work related child care or travel be taken into account; and (b) do the substantiation rules apply?
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Notice of Withdrawal
Taxation Determination TD 98/5 is withdrawn with effect from today.
1. TD 98/5 deals with the calculation of the dependent spouse rebate, specifically with reference to claiming and the substantiation of work related childcare and travel expenses.
2. The rebate was abolished from 1 July 2014.
3. TD 98/5 has no ongoing relevance and is therefore withdrawn without replacement.
Commissioner of Taxation
5 April 2017
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Previously released as TD 94/46
and Draft TD 97/D6
child care expenses
motor vehicle use substantiation
separate net income of dependants
work related expenses
81 ATC 243
25 CTBR (NS) 11