State budget 2012-13: Stamp duty - inner city rebate
Status: Current (Replaces Circular No 197)
Legislation: Stamp Duties Act 1923
Date Issued: 31 May 2012
Information Circulars do not have the force of law.
As part of the 2012-13 Budget, the Government today announced a stamp duty concession for purchases of off-the-plan apartments located within the area of The Corporation of the City of Adelaide. The new concession will replace the Inner City Rebate.
The Inner City Rebate ceased on 30 May 2012 and has been replaced with a stamp duty concession for purchases of off-the-plan apartments located within the area of The Corporation of the City of Adelaide.
The rebate was available for new home units (of 350m2 or less in area) located within the inner city of Adelaide (area bordered by North, East, South and West Terraces). A maximum rebate of $1,500 was available.
Purchasers who have entered into an eligible contract on or before 30 May 2012 can still apply for the rebate. RevNet Users may process applications via RevNet. Alternatively, for non RevNet users, the transfer and an Application for Rebate on a New Home Unit in the City of Adelaide (Square Mile) must be submitted to RevenueSA for assessment.
Contracts entered into on or after 31 May 2012 may be eligible for the new stamp duty concession. For further information regarding the new stamp duty concession, please refer to Information Circular No: 41.
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