Resources and Forms
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Explains the special rules that apply to the calculation of any capital gain or capital loss made from a deceased estate.
This fact sheet discusses gifts of listed shares valued at $5,000 or less that you acquired 12 months or more before donating them and whether you can claim tax deductions for this type of gift.
If you inherit a dwelling, or part-ownership of a dwelling, from a deceased person, and later dispose of it, you need to be aware of the capital gains tax rules which may apply.
If you subdivide or amalgamate parcels of land which you may later sell, you need to be aware of the capital gains tax implications.
Tips to help you be a tax-smart property investor. (NAT 12917-06.2010)
Tips to help you be a tax-smart share investor. (NAT 14125-03.2012)
Explains the capital gains tax implications of transferring real estate to your family or friends.
In some situations, you can choose to have a dwelling treated as your main residence (your home) for capital gains tax purposes, even though you no longer live in it.
Your main residence (your home) is generally exempt from capital gains tax. If you build a dwelling on land you already own, the land does not qualify for exemption until the dwelling becomes your main residence.
Your home is generally exempt from capital gains tax. However, if you used it, or part of it, to produce income it may not be fully exempt. Income can include rent or the proceeds of a business.