Electronic Conveyancing: Updated Form R1 under the Land and...

August 17, 2016

At Tri-meridian.com we have previously discussed the changes to the Real Property Act which came into effect along with the introduction of Electronic Conveyancing.The Real Property (Electronic Conveyancing) Amendment Act 2016, commenced on Monday...

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How to Prepare a Business for Sale

July 7, 2016

Due to the taxes and duties affecting business transactions that have been abolished or phased out as part of the South Australian state budget of 2015-16 (as we discussed previously here) now is a great time to consider buying or selling a...

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E-Conveyancing is Here…

June 30, 2016

At Tri-meridian.com we have just been through the recent reforms to the Real Property Act, and the pending reforms to the Real Property Act which will be coming into effect along with the introduction of Electronic Conveyancing. The...

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Relief available to Charitable Organisations and Churches

June 30, 2016

When purchasing land and/or a building in South Australia, in addition to the purchase price there are a number of other ongoing costs that become obligations of the new purchaser. For organisations such as charities and religious organisations (such as churches), there are a number of remissions that you may qualify for which could help lessen the ongoing financial burden. The following areas in which rebates may be available relates specifically to religious organisations (Churches) with charitable status. If your organisation falls outside these parameters it may still be worth doing some research and making some enquiries. A 100% Exemption for Land Tax is available for charitable organisations (eg: Churches) under Section 4 of the land Tax Act of 1936. For more information on this exemption then please go to the Revenue SA website. As land tax is calculated and payable in advance for the whole of the financial year it may be important that you apply as soon as possible. For the relevant application form please follow the link here. Section 162 of the Local...

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