You may need to pay land tax if you own an investment property, holiday home, commercial property or vacant land.
Buying a Property
Apart from the taxes you pay when buying a property, there are a range of benefits that may be available.
First Home Owner
You may be eligible for the First Home Owner Grant or a range of exemptions, concessions and reductions.
You may be eligible to receive a contribution of up to 25% of the purchase price of your home.
Land Transfer Duty
If you buy or acquire a property, you pay land transfer duty, commonly known as stamp duty.
Find lost or forgotten money, prizes and winnings by searching the Unclaimed Money Register.
Fire Services Property Levy
Property owners pay an annual levy via council rates to support emergency services.
A levy applies to off-street private and public car parking spaces across parts of inner Melbourne.
You may have to pay landholder duty when you acquire an interest in a unit trust scheme that has land holdings.