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Check if you have to pay tax

Picket fence with a real estate sign that has a sold sticker across it. Next to the photo are the words "Buying or selling property? Check if you have to pay tax".

If you’re buying or selling property, it’s important that you understand your tax obligations before you commit to a sale or purchase.

Picket fence with a real estate sign that has a sold sticker across it.

If you’re buying or selling property, it’s important that you understand your tax obligations before you commit to a sale or purchase.

Whether you're a first-time buyer or you buy and sell property all the time, it's important you understand your tax obligations.  

As a general rule, if you're buying a property with the intention of selling it you'll probably have tax to pay on any profit you make.

Our website has all the tools and information to guide you through this process. If you're still unsure about your tax obligations, consider talking to a tax advisor.

 

Work out if you need to pay tax on your property

Use our property tax decision tree

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What you need to know before you sell property

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