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Stamp duty waiver extended by ACT government for off-the-plan dwellings amid price jump

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
March 14 2022 - 6:30pm
ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr, who has announced an extended stamp duty waiver program for off-the-plan dwellings. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

The ACT government will raise its threshold for stamp duty exemptions on dwellings bought off-the-plan after a year in which the median unit price in the territory rose by more than 17 per cent.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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