About the combination
The combination of Tabcorp Holdings Limited and Tatts Group Limited was implemented in December 2017, creating a world-class, diversified gambling entertainment group.
The combination was achieved by way of a Scheme of Arrangement between Tatts and its shareholders. In accordance with the Scheme of Arrangement, eligible Tatts shareholders (as at the Scheme record date of 19 December 2017) received 0.8 new Tabcorp shares and $0.265 in cash per Tatts share on 22 December 2017. Tatts shareholders also received a fully franked Tatts special dividend of $0.16 per Tatts share which was paid on 19 December 2017.
The documents below will assist former Tatts shareholders with determining the tax implications of the combination.
A copy of the Tatts Scheme Booklet dated 8 September 2017 can be downloaded here.
A copy of the Tatts Supplementary Scheme Booklet dated 28 November 2017 can be downloaded here.
Tabcorp-Tatts combination shareholder FAQs
ATO Class Ruling: Tatts Group Limited Scheme of Arrangement and payment of Special Dividend
Tax calculator guide
Historical Tatts dividends
Shares in Tatts Group Limited (previously called Tattersall's Limited) were listed on the Australian Stock Exchange on 7 July 2005 at $2.90 per share under the Retail Offer (and $3.10 per share under the Institutional Offer). Under the Retail Offer, the standard allocation was 550 Tattersall's Limited shares.
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