Recorded Webinar: Land Tax - The Charges Keep on Coming (Vic, Qld NSW)


14th August 2019

Duration: 1 hour approx.

You've spoken and we've listened.  From 1/8/19 we've structured most of our webinars to run for one hour - the ideal length for staff training sessions.


This session brings you up to date with recent developments with land and landholder tax, with a focus on recent cases on liability and exemption issues. It includes:

  • Types of owner who is subject to land tax

  • How is land valued for land tax? – a state comparison

  • Land tax surcharges affecting foreigners

  • Managing land tax risk– Is it possible to minimize land tax liability?

  • Land tax exemptions

    • Primary production exemption

    • Principal place of residence

  • What is rural land for the purposes of gaining land tax exemption?

  • The question of ‘dominant use’ and its interpretation for exemption purposes

  • Liability of trustees for land tax – what happens where there are two owners?

  • Assessment of unit trusts land tax

  • Objecting to your land tax valuation

  • Other land related taxes: Landholder duty rules – a state comparison

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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 in Victoria, Queensland & New South Wales. 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: WBHAUG19
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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