Land Tax Relief for Landlords
Landlords who provide tenants impacted by coronavirus with rent relief and those unable to secure a tenant because of the pandemic may be eligible for a 25% reduction on the property’s 2020 land tax. For further information and eligibility criteria please click on this link: https://www.sro.vic.gov.au/land-tax/claim-coronavirus-land-tax-relief
Payroll Tax Relief for Employers
Businesses with annual Victorian taxable wages up to $3 million will have their payroll tax for the 2019-20 financial year waived. Eligible businesses can claim an emergency tax relief refund of payroll tax already paid in the 2019-20 financial year via PTX Express. For further information and eligibility criteria please click on this link: https://www.sro.vic.gov.au/payroll-tax/covid-19-payroll-tax-relief-claim-reimbursement
Additional Government Relief for Businesses
For additional information relating to government assistance for business owners, please visit the Victoria Government website: https://www.business.vic.gov.au/disputes-disasters-and-succession-planning/coronavirus-covid-19/Coronavirus-COVID-19-business-support-and-financial-assistance-finder and https://www.business.vic.gov.au/disputes-disasters-and-succession-planning/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-business-support.