Victoria to get tax on unoccupied properties By Mark Hassed| 2017-12-08T16:21:28+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Current events, Economic problems, Housing affordability, Social problems|Comments Off on Victoria to get tax on unoccupied properties View Larger Image The state of Victoria is to get a tax on unoccupied properties. The new tax, called Vacant Residential Property Tax (VRPT), is expected to raise around $80 million over four years and will come into effect on 1 January 2018. Click here to read the article. Share this story — choose your platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblrGoogle+PinterestEmail Related Posts We win a gold medal! Gallery We win a gold medal! It’s time for a land value tax Gallery It’s time for a land value tax Want to fix the housing crisis? Tax land Gallery Want to fix the housing crisis? Tax land Income tax is plain crazy Gallery Income tax is plain crazy What is Georgism? Gallery What is Georgism?