Over the coming weeks RevenueSA will be undertaking annual housekeeping and upgrading its core IT systems that administer payroll tax, land tax and the emergency services levy.
Whilst RevenueSA ordinarily has a significant outage to accommodate the updating of data in preparation for the new financial year, due to the implementation of considerable system changes for a number of initiatives, the outage this year will be longer than usual.
To undertake these changes a system upgrade will be occurring from 5:00 pm Tuesday, 30 June 2020 to 8:00 am Monday 6 July 2020. During this period you will not be able to:
request, pay or update certificates of land tax and emergency services levy: or
lodge payroll tax return;
through RevenueSA Online. Please see the RevenueSA website for more information.
Whilst every effort has been made to minimise the impact to users of RevenueSA's online services, RevenueSA Online will be unavailable for some functions during the upgrade.
RevenueSA apologises for any inconvenience.
Note: This outage will not affect your ability to settle electronically.
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From Monday 22 June 2020, assessing land transfers in Duties Online will be quicker and easier than ever before. With data from the Digital Duties Form pre-populating in Duties Online, the SRO is reducing the current seven step process to a single step. Once the Digital Duties Form is linked to your lodgement, you will simply select ‘Calculate duty’ to obtain an estimate and duty verification. Duties Online will also be able to instantly assess the duty on another 10 types of complex lodgements, meaning you no longer have to submit the following lodgements for an assessment of duty 30 days before the scheduled settlement:
More than two transferees – pensioner
More than two transferees – change in manner of holding
More than two transferees – foreign purchaser additional duty exemption
Sub sales related (contract of sale between related parties)
Related parties transactions with concessions
Unrelated parties (no contract of sale)
Multiple property types in the same transfer
Principal place of residence applied where there are multiple properties (Complex transactions only)
For the remaining complex lodgements the SRO has removed five steps in Duties Online.
Once the Digital Duties Form is linked, simply upload supporting documentation and submit your lodgement at least 30 days before the scheduled settlement.
For further details including free training please see the SRO website.
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If you are dealing with an associated land title such as the Property and Car space or Storage unit where both land titles are calculated as one Property, the land title address for the land title references must be identical to be able to enter one property sale price for both land titles in the Notice of Acquisition.
To update the address, please follow the steps below:
1. Navigate to the Land titles page 2. Select Edit address for the affected land title reference 3. Select Copy address from and Select the primary address 4. Repeat the same step for the Primary land title reference
Then complete the required information in the Notice of Acquisition via Documents page to finalise the changes - you will see that only 1 property is now listed in the NOA covering both titles.
If you need assistance at all please reach out to our Support Team on 1300 084 515.
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