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Frequently Asked Questions about Business Tax Return

What are the tax advantages of carry forward loss

There are tax advantages associated with loss carry forward. Losses carried forward can be used to reduce the next year’s net profit and reduce the taxes payable. 

What conditions do you need to meet to be able to claim the carry forward loss

In order to be able to access the carry forward loss in a company, you need to meet the majority ownership test, if you can not meet this, then you need to meet the same business test or the similar business test. If you have any questions, please contact us at

What is a Consolidated groups

Consolidation enables a fully owned collection of entities to be regarded as a single entity when it comes to income tax considerations. In this arrangement, the head company of the consolidated group is the sole entity acknowledged for determining the group’s income tax liability.

Within a consolidated group, there are typically two categories of losses:

  1. Group losses: These losses are generated by the consolidated group as a whole.

  2. Transferred losses: These are losses that were incurred by an individual entity before it became a member of the group, and they are carried over and utilized within the consolidated group.

Transferring losses to the consolidated group

Transferring losses to the consolidated group refers to the process of utilizing the losses incurred by one subsidiary within a consolidated group to offset the profits earned by other subsidiaries within the same group for tax purposes. This is a common practice in corporate tax planning and can help reduce the overall tax liability of the consolidated group.

In a consolidated group, multiple subsidiary companies are treated as a single entity for tax purposes. When one subsidiary within the group generates a loss, it may be possible to transfer that loss to other profitable subsidiaries within the same group, allowing the losses to offset the profits of those subsidiaries. This reduces the taxable income of the profitable subsidiaries and, consequently, the group’s overall tax liability.

The rules and regulations surrounding the transfer of losses to the consolidated group vary between jurisdictions. Generally, there are certain conditions that must be met to allow for the transfer of losses. These conditions may include:

  1. Common ownership: The subsidiaries must be under the common ownership or control of a parent company or a designated entity.

  2. Group consolidation: The subsidiaries must be consolidated for tax purposes, meaning they are treated as a single entity.

  3. Subsidiary profitability: The subsidiaries that have generated profits must have sufficient taxable income to absorb the losses being transferred.

  4. Legal and regulatory requirements: Compliance with local tax laws and regulations is essential for transferring losses within a consolidated group.

It’s important to note that the specifics of loss transfer rules can be complex and depend on the jurisdiction in which the consolidated group operates. It is recommended to consult with tax professionals or specialists in your specific jurisdiction to understand the exact rules and requirements for transferring losses within a consolidated group.