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New Property Tax Law

03 October, 2018
From 01 October 2018 the new Law on Immovable Property Tax comes into force.!
As a taxpayer you will notice the changes starting next year.

The most important changes are:
  • Tax on land is introduced
  • New payment dates, 30 April and 30 September
  • Higher primary residence deduction – 15.000 Euro
  • The primary residence deduction is only applied for one property
  • A certificate of appraised value will be issued for all properties
  • New appeals procedures
  • The property tax bill will primarily be sent to the address of the taxpayer - not the address of the property

For more information see the law:
Law No. 06/L-005 on Immovable Property Tax

Who owns YOUR property?

23 April, 2018
Don’t take any risks with your property! Make sure your ownership is correctly registered in the Immovable Property Rights Register at your Municipal Cadastral Office. Read more...

Tax on land is implemented 2019

23 April, 2018
From 2019 property tax will be imposed also for parcels. You will get your first bill for property tax on land in January 2019.

Read more about tax on land here.

info What is Property Tax?

Property tax is a yearly, municipal tax. The income from Property tax is needed for infrastructure development in your municipality.

Property tax is imposed on all immovable property below or above the land surface.

The tax you have to pay is determined by multiplying the taxable value of your property with the applicable tax rate.

Some institutions and organizations are exempted from paying property tax.

How is income from Property Tax used?

Property tax is a municipal tax. This means that all income from property tax goes in to the municipal budget. Property tax Department recommend the municipalities to use this income only for improving the infrastructure. If you want to see how your municipality spent and plans to spend income from property tax click here.
Find out Spending on your Municipality here

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Why is it important to pay Property Tax?

By paying your property tax you participate in the efforts to improve quality of life in your municipality.

Property tax is needed for investments to improve roads, water supplies, sewerage, school buildings, etc.

Everybody who pays their property tax is taking an important part in the work with developing your municipality and therefore the whole country!

By paying property tax, you make a difference!