Daily Blockbrief – 28 January 2013

27/01/2013 10:53 pm

BLOCKBRIEF - 28 January, 2013

Millions May Have Overpaid Land Tax, Rates

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MORE than 2 million official land valuations in NSW will be examined by a new inquiry, prompted by fears that property owners are overpaying land tax and council rates more

The market for crowd funding is hot. Thanks in part to the JOBS Act; recent U.S. government legislation that allows for a wider pool of small investors with fewer restrictions combined with the success of companies like Kickstarter. A variety of industry specific crowd funding startups are emerging to take advantage of the opportunities for community organized fund raising more

The Kogarah Local Environmental Plan (LEP) 2012 has been finalised and approved by the Minister for Planning and Infrastructure more


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