1.1.T.105 Total net investment loss (YA)

Definition

For the purposes of YA, a total net investment loss has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. It is the sum of the total net investment losses of each parent of the claimant/recipient in the appropriate tax year.

The value of such total net investment loss is added to the combined parental income for the purposes of the YA parental income test (1.1.P.40).

Note: For the purposes of YA, taxable income must be a positive figure or $0. It cannot be a negative figure.

Act reference: SSAct section 10B(2)-'total net investment loss', section 1067G-F1 Effect of parental income on maximum payment rate - General, section 1067G-F10 Combined parental income

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 section 4.15 How to work out your taxable income

Last reviewed: 4 January 2016