Welcome to the April 2020 edition of the Madgwicks Lawyers Property Insights Newsletter!
- Land Tax Relief Confirmed: The State Taxation Acts Amendments (Relief Measures) Bill has now passed, providing that the Treasurer may direct the Commissioner of State Revenue to give effect to emergency tax relief measures as announced by the State Government. Partner James Christodoulakis provides a helpful update on the changes.
- Victorian properties’ grisly secrets cannot be hidden under the carpet: Associate Bethany Visser explains a recent amendment to the Sale of Land Act (Vic), requiring Vendor’s to disclose “material facts” about a property such as whether your property once the scene of a grisly crime or a meth house.
- Leasing Frequently Asked Questions: Lawyer Nicola Carnevale explains some answers to frequently asked questions regarding leasing in light of COVID-19.