You may need to pay land tax if you own an investment property, holiday home, commercial property or vacant land.
You will have to pay payroll tax if you are an employer with a wage bill over a monthly threshold.
Commercial Passenger Vehicle Service Levy
A levy, in addition to the fare, is payable on every taxi, hire car and ride share trip.
Find lost or forgotten money, prizes and winnings by searching the Unclaimed Money Register.
Buying a Property
Apart from the taxes you pay when buying a property, there are a range of benefits that may be available.
Land Transfer Duty
If you buy or acquire a property, you pay land transfer duty, commonly known as stamp duty.
You may have to pay landholder duty when you acquire an interest in a unit trust scheme that has land holdings.
A levy applies to off-street private and public car parking spaces across parts of inner Melbourne.
Fire Services Property Levy
Property owners pay an annual levy via council rates to support emergency services.
Metropolitan Planning Levy
A levy is paid before obtaining a planning permit for developing certain land in metropolitan Melbourne.
Growth Areas Infrastructure Contribution
Developers make a one-off contribution to infrastructure in Melbourne’s newest suburbs.
Wine producers can claim a subsidy for cellar door and mail-order sales, and for certain uses of their own wines.
Water and Sewerage
Organisations that use land for community benefit are eligible for a rebate off their water bills.
Leases, Grants and Transfers
A duty is be paid on certain grants, transfers, assignments and surrenders of leases of land.
Wagering and Betting Tax
Wagering and betting agencies that make net revenue over an annual threshold pay a point of consumption tax.