Vic stamp duty: SRO forms under review [110]

The Victorian State Revenue Office (SRO) is conducting a review of various duties forms and is seeking comments to improve the following forms: Duties Form 1 (Goods statement for residential land); Duties Form 2 (Goods statutory declaration); Duties Form 3 (Real property value statutory declaration); Duties Form 4A (Off the plan sales statutory declaration); Duties…

*Comr of State Revenue v Snowy Hydro Limited – Commissioner wins Vic land rich provisions: power station joint venture – appeal [104]

In a decision handed down on Fri 29.6.2012, the Victorian Court of Appeal has allowed the Commissioner’s appeal against an earlier Victorian Supreme Court decision concerning the “land rich” provisions in Pt 2 of Ch 3 of the Duties Act 2000 (Vic). The Victorian Supreme Court had upheld a taxpayer’s appeal against the imposition of…