Authority update VIC: VIC SRO Smartforms temporarily unavailable and new exemptions for foreign purchasers

All Vic State Revenue Office (SRO) SmartForms will be unavailable for use or submission between 7pm on Thursday 18 January until 7am on Friday 19 January 2018.


There will be a “Service Unavailable” page displayed. Digital duties forms will still be available during this time.           

In early January, the Victorian Treasurer published new exemption guidelines for Foreign Purchaser Additional Duty. These give more guidance on determining whether an exemption should be granted and apply to transactions and relevant acquisitions taking place on or after 5 January 2018.

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