IS 20/01
Issued
24 Feb 2020

Income tax – treatment of the receipt of lump sum settlement payments

Considers the income tax treatment of lump sum payments received to settle claims that are both capital and revenue in nature. In particular, it considers when apportionment will be required.

TIB Volume 32 No 3 April 2020

Income Tax Act 2007

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