Recorded Webinar: Traps and Hazards in Land Tax


Date:  Tuesday 21st April 2020 – Online:
Vic, NSW, Qld, ACT, Tas: 1.30pm to 2.30pm
SA & NT:  1pm to 2pm
WA: 11.30am to 12.30pm


There are many potential tips and traps in land tax, which has become an increasingly significant liability for businesses as property prices go up. This session explores a range of land tax issues in practice, including:

  • Owning your home in a trust:

    • When is the principal place of residence exemption available?

    • Conditions for PPR exemption under a testamentary trust

    • Nominating beneficiaries to obtain a concession - when to make nominations and when to revoke

  • Foreign owner surcharge:

    • Amendments to trust deeds to remove foreign beneficiaries

    • NSW OSR audit activity

  • Victorian land tax on land adjoining principal place of residence

  • Land tax exemption on residential parks

    • Is this available if each resident’s parcel of land is on a separate title?

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Andrew Rider, Barrister, Level 22 Chambers, Sydney

Andrew Rider is a leading Australian tax barrister specialising in land tax, payroll tax and stamp duty litigation and dispute resolution.

Andrew also advises on Australia-wide stamp duties, land tax and payroll tax.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Andrew was a solicitor and Associate to Justice Michael Kirby.

Andrew lectures in taxation law at the University of Sydney Law School and previously lectured at the University of Technology, Sydney. 

Andrew edits the leading stamp duty publication “Australian Stamp Duties Law” and authors the national stamp duty section of the leading online service “Practical Guidance - Property Law”. 

Andrew is a Chartered Tax Adviser and examiner with The Tax Institute and member of The Tax Institute/Office of State Revenue Liaison Committee and Dispute Resolution Technical Committee.

Andrew is recognised in Doyle’s Guide as a leading Australian tax barrister.


This webinar is suitable for lawyers and accountants advising on land tax – Australia wide.

This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

If you need assistance or have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Webinar Coordinator, Lisa Tran on (03) 8601 7709 or email: [email protected]

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Product Code: WBFAPR20
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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