Australian Property Stamp Duty Rates at July 2015
Stamp Duty is paid on most House Purchases in Australia
There are a few exceptions, and the rate is NOT the same in each state.
Examples of the differences on Stamp Duty on Residential property for each state in 2015
Stamp Duty rates on Residential Homes valued at: $400,000
$ 5,250 QLD
Stamp Duty rates on Residential Homes valued at: $800,000
First Home owners do get various exemptions and discounts, while investment property purchases often pay the higher rate.