Seminars and webinars

Webinars and educational videos

Below you can find recorded webinars and videos on a range of topics. We also regularly update our resources so please watch this space.

State revenue update

State revenue update 2019

Published on 23 July 2019

Covers recent changes and common mistakes relating to land tax, duties, surcharges, first home benefits, payroll tax and the small business grant.

State revenue update 2018

Published on 31 July 2018

Covers recent changes and common mistakes relating to land tax, duties, surcharges, first home benefits, payroll tax and the small business grant.

Land tax

COVID-19 land tax relief measures

Published on 11 September 2020

This video provides an overview of the land tax relief measures currently being administered by Revenue NSW.

Overview of state property taxes and grants

Published on 2 September 2020

This webinar/video provides an overview of duties, land tax, surcharges and first home benefits in NSW.

Joint ownership and secondary deductions

Published on 8 April 2020

We will explain how land tax is calculated for joint ownership and secondary deduction liability.

Trusts

Published on 4 March 2020

We'll explain the difference between fixed trusts and special trusts and how land tax applies to each. We'll talk about different categories of trusts, including unit trusts, family trusts and trusts created by wills, and explain what you can do if you're unsure how land tax applies to your particular trust.

Principal place of residence exemption

Published on 2 March 2020

We'll explain the principal place of residence exemption and who can claim it, and provide an explanation of the various concessions available to land owners. Situations include building a home, absences from your residence, using your residence for business purposes, deceased estates and much more.

Land tax overview

Published on 24 February 2020

We'll explain how land tax is calculated, the current rates and thresholds, and we'll talk a little about trusts and briefly go over the more common land tax exemptions and surcharge land tax. We'll also show you some of our online services.

Primary production land and other exemptions

Published on 26 February 2020

We'll explain the primary production land exemption, as well as other exemptions available from land tax, such as those for boarding houses, retirement villages, childcare centres and charities.

Duties

Overview of state property taxes and grants

Published on 2 September 2020

This webinar/video provides an overview of duties, land tax, surcharges and first home benefits in NSW.

Small Business exemptions for Insurance Duty

Published on 15 April 2019

View this webinar to learn more about Small Business exemptions for Insurance Duty.

Landholder duty: Part 2

Published on 24 May 2018

In this webinar, we will discuss relevant acquisitions, the meaning of significant interest, how an interest may be acquired, and exemptions. We will also discuss the acquisition statements, the charging provisions.

Landholder duty: Part 1

Published on 17 May 2018

In this webinar, we will discuss the meaning of landholder, threshold value, land holdings and constructive ownership.

Deceased estates

Published on 30 April 2018

This webinar will address the requirements for a transfer of dutiable property to be stamped with concessional duty under the deceased estate provisions of the Act. It will also highlight circumstances where ad valorem duty will be payable.

Payroll tax

2020 Payroll tax annual reconciliation

Coming soon

On Tuesday 13 October 2020 we will publish our 2020 Payroll tax update video. Please note that the due date for lodgement and payment of the 2020 annual reconciliation has been extended to 30 October 2020.

COVID-19 payroll tax relief measures

Published on 11 September 2020

This video provides an overview of the payroll tax relief measures currently being administered by Revenue NSW.

The contractor provisions

Published on 6 March 2020

This webinar discusses the payroll tax contractor provisions, including the concept of determining if a worker is a contractor or an employee. We also discuss the three specific and six general exemptions for contractors, and what to declare if a contractor is liable for payroll tax purposes.

The grouping provisions

Published on 5 March 2020

This webinar discusses the payroll tax grouping provisions, including the rationale behind their introduction. We also cover the four ways a payroll tax group can be formed and discuss the Chief Commissioner's discretion to exclude a member from a group.

Liable wages allowances and rebates

Published on 24 February 2020

This webinar provides you with an overview of liable wages, allowances and rebates.

Overview of payroll tax

Published on 20 February 2020

This webinar explores the fundamental concepts of payroll tax, including how it is calculated, the threshold deduction, what are liable wages and the various exemptions available.

2019 Payroll tax annual reconciliation

Published on 25 June 2019

This webinar provides a guided demonstration of the 2019 Annual Reconciliation and an overview of NSW payroll tax liability, exemptions and rebates. We also provide an update regarding the changes a result of the NSW State Budget.

Point of consumption tax

Point of consumption tax overview

Published on 20 December 2018

This webcast provides an overview of the NSW Point of Consumption Tax, effective from 1 January 2019. During this session we will discuss what bets are taxable, who is liable for the tax, and how the tax is calculated, and when to register and make returns.

Grants and benefits

HomeBuilder grant

Published on 22 September 2020

This webinar provides an outline of the NSW HomeBuilder scheme, the eligibility criteria and the application process.

First home benefits

Published on 5 March 2020

This webinar explains what you need to know about first home benefits schemes.

Small business grant

Published on 24 August 2018

This webinar explains how the Small Business Grant works and when an employer is eligible for the grant. The Small Business Grant is designed to provide businesses with an incentive to employ and increase their Full Time Equivalent numbers in NSW. Small businesses who are not liable for Payroll Tax can receive up to $2,000 for every new employee from 1 July 2015.

General

HomeBuilder grant

Published on 22 September 2020

This webinar provides an outline of the NSW HomeBuilder scheme, the eligibility criteria and the application process.

COVID-19 payroll tax relief measures

Published on 11 September 2020

This video provides an overview of the payroll tax relief measures currently being administered by Revenue NSW.

COVID-19 land tax relief measures

Published on 11 September 2020

This video provides an overview of the land tax relief measures currently being administered by Revenue NSW.

Overview of state property taxes and grants

Published on 2 September 2020

This webinar/video provides an overview of duties, land tax, surcharges and first home benefits in NSW.