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Capital Allowances Act 2001

Section 409: Acquisition of other assets from non-traders

1420.This section is based on sections 118(1) and 121(3) of CAA 1990. If the seller of an asset has not been a mineral extraction trader it caps the buyer’s qualifying expenditure on acquiring an asset, if that asset represents the seller’s expenditure on mineral exploration and access. The cap is the amount of the seller’s mineral exploration and access expenditure represented by that asset.

1421.There is a minor change in subsection (1)(a) as in sections 400, 403, 407 and 408 (paragraphs 1381, 1396, 1412 and 1417 above). See Change 47 in Annex 1.

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