This form is only to be used to:
- Update your postal address.
- Request a change to your assessment if it relates to:
- Notify the Commissioner of State Revenue of errors and omissions in your assessment.
Recently built or renovated homes
If you have recently finished building a new home or a substantial renovation of an existing home, you may be eligible for a refund of the land tax you have previously paid on the property.
Change your postal address
Complete this section if your postal address is different to that on your assessment.
Changing your assessment on certain grounds
Any request to change your assessment if it relates to your PPR, PPL or land sold prior to midnight on 31 December of the year preceding the assessment year must be returned to us within 60 days of receiving the assessment.
Update your principal place of residence
You can claim that a property is your principal place of residence (PPR) if you satisfy the requirements for this exemption. You will need to know:
- The property details.
- The date you started residing in the property.
- The date of the certificate of occupancy if your residence was constructed within the past two years.
If a business activity is conducted on part of your PPR, you will need to provide supporting information on:
- Total area of the property and the area used exclusively for business purposes.
- Total annual income derived from the business activity.
- Total number of paid employees employed by the business (excluding family members).
- Date the business activity commenced on the property.
Where a substantial business activity is conducted on the land being used as a PPR, an exemption will only apply to the portion of land used for residential purposes by the individual owner, or resident vested beneficiary or the person with the right to reside.
Claim a primary production land tax exemption
You can claim that a property is used as primary production land (PPL) if you satisfy the requirements for this exemption. You will need to know:
- the property details, and
- the date primary production commenced on the property.
Notify us of sold land
You can update your land ownership details and remove the details of any land you have sold. You will need to know the date settlement took place, or possession was given.
Penalty for errors and omissions
You must notify us within 60 days of the issue date of your assessment of errors or omissions in your assessment. Errors and omissions can include that you:
- Own land that is not included in your assessment.
- Are receiving an exemption for land included in your assessment that is not or is no longer eligible for the exemption.
If you do not notify the Commissioner of assessment errors or omissions you may be liable to pay penalty tax.
What if my reason for requesting a change is not listed on this form?
Please contact us on 13 21 61.
If I lodge this form, do I still have to pay the tax?
Yes. You will be notified in writing when your assessment has been updated. Until then, you are required to pay the full amount by the due date, or a provisional amount as negotiated with us.
What if my assessment is not amended?
There is no legislative right of review or appeal in respect of a decision not to change your land tax assessment. However, you may wish to object to your assessment by using the objection form.
Bank account details
We refund overpayments via electronic funds transfer (EFT). By providing your bank details any overpayment resulting from an amendment can be refunded. Before any refunds can be paid you must have no other outstanding land tax liabilities.
Land taxpayer representatives
Land taxpayer representatives must complete and lodge the Change of contact details form (GEN Form 03) with evidence of their authority to act from the taxpayer. Without this form, the request for a change cannot be processed.