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NSW Announces Stamp Duty Reform

personOtto Dargan access_timeJune 21, 2022

As part of the First Home Buyer Choice housing package announced in the 2022-23 New South Wales state budget, first-home buyers in NSW can choose either to pay stamp duty upfront or pay a smaller annual property tax. NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet said it was a priority to make...

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NSW Stamp Duty Changes: What Are The Benefits?

personOtto Dargan access_timeNovember 19, 2020

The New South Wales government is proposing to abolish stamp duty as part of its 2020-21 budget announcement on 17 November 2020. Instead of paying stamp duty upfront, it would be replaced by an annual land tax. Stamp duty is a government tax paid when you buy a property. First...

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NSW Plans To Abolish Stamp Duty

personOtto Dargan access_timeMay 7, 2020

error We have a page on NSW stamp duty changes with information on stamp duty waiver for first home buyers, effective from 1 August 2020. In order to revive the NSW economy that has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, NSW’s Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has laid out...

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When Land Used To Be Free In Australia

personOtto Dargan access_timeJuly 3, 2015

Did you know that there was a time when Australians were given acres of land for free by the government? How times have changed! When you’re not paying a premium for prime real estate in a good location, you’ll also need to cover the costs of stamp duty, legal costs, including...

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NSW To Restrict Stamp Duty Exemptions

personOtto Dargan access_timeSeptember 13, 2011

From January 1, 2012, New South Wales first home buyers will only be eligible for a stamp duty exemption on newly built and “off the plan” homes. These changes will significantly disadvantage a large majority of first home buyers, as over 80% of homes bought in NSW...

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