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Land Tax Branch
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jul 1946
End Date:
31 Dec 1957
The Acting Under-Treasurer Henry David Robinson was given the task of disbanding the Taxation Department in 1946. By July of that year separate Probate and Land Tax Branches had been established within the Treasury Department. These Branches were unified into the semiautonomous Taxation Branch in 1957 along with the Entertainments Tax Branch which had been formed in 1953.
Information Sources:
'From Commissariat to Treasury' by Heather Felton
Legislation Administered:
Land & Income Taxation Act 1910, Land Tax Acts (Annual)
Legislation Creating:
administrative action
Legislation Abolishing Agency:
administrative action
Functions Performed:
Finance management
Controlling Agencies:
Treasury Department (TA91)01 Jan 182417 Jul 1989
Previous Agencies:
Office of Taxes (Taxation Department) (TA1673)01 Jan 189131 Jul 1946
Probate Branch (TA1674)01 Jul 194631 Dec 1957

Entertainments Tax Branch (TA1687)01 Oct 195331 Dec 1957
Subsequent Agencies:
Taxation Branch (State Revenue Office) (TA1677)01 Jan 195731 Dec 1994
Series Created By Agency:
TRE23 Registers of Consolidated Revenue received from Various Sources.01 Jan 185030 Jun 1952

TRE76/4 Valuation Rolls, Bruny.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1955

TRE76/9 Valuation Rolls, Deloraine.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/11 Valuation Rolls, Esperance.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/12 Valuation Rolls, Evandale.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1960

TRE76/13 Valuation Rolls, Fingal.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/15 Valuation Rolls, George Town.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/16 Valuation Rolls, Glamorgan.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/19 Valuation Rolls, Green Ponds.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/24 Valuation Rolls, Kingborough.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/27 Valuation Rolls, Launceston.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/28 Valuation Rolls, Lilydale.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/29 Valuation Rolls, Longford.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/30 Valuation Rolls, New Norfolk.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/32 Valuation Rolls, Penguin.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/35 Valuation Rolls, Queenstown.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/40 Valuation Rolls, Scottsdale.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/41 Valuation Rolls, Sorell.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1940

TRE76/42 Valuation Rolls, Spring Bay.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/43 Valuation Rolls, Strahan.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1959

TRE76/44 Valuation Rolls, Tasman.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/45 Valuation Rolls, Ulverstone.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/46 Valuation Rolls, Waratah.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/47 Valuation Rolls, Westbury.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/48 Valuation Rolls, Wynyard.01 Jan 191031 Dec 1984

TRE76/3 Valuation Rolls, Brighton.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1948

TRE76/6 Valuation Rolls, Campbell Town.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1956

TRE76/7 Valuation Rolls, Circular Head.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1956

TRE76/8 Valuation Rolls, Clarence.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1948

TRE76/10 Valuation Rolls, Devonport.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1950

TRE76/14 Valuation Rolls, Flinders Island.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1955

TRE76/20 Valuation Rolls, Hamilton.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1956

TRE76/23 Valuation Rolls, Kentish.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1941

TRE76/25 Valuation Rolls, King Island.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1957

TRE76/26 Valuation Rolls, Latrobe.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1916

TRE76/31 Valuation Rolls, Oatlands.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1956

TRE76/33 Valuation Rolls, Port Cygnet.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1940

TRE76/34 Valuation Rolls, Portland.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1940

TRE76/36 Valuation Rolls, Richmond.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1940

TRE76/37 Valuation Rolls, Ringarooma.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1940

TRE76/38 Valuation Rolls, Ross.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1959

TRE76/39 Valuation Rolls, St. Leonards.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1959

TRE76/49 Valuation Rolls, Zeehan.01 Jan 191131 Dec 1955

TRE76/21 Valuation Rolls, Hobart.01 Jan 191231 Dec 1955

TRE76/22 Valuation Rolls, Huon.01 Jan 191231 Dec 1941

TRE76/1 Valuation Rolls, Beaconsfield.01 Jan 191431 Dec 1949

TRE76/2 Valuation Rolls, Bothwell.01 Jan 191531 Dec 1956

TRE76/17 Valuation Rolls, Glenorchy.01 Jan 194831 Dec 1948

TRE76/5 Valuation Rolls, Burnie.01 Jan 194931 Dec 1949

TRE76/18 Valuation Rolls, Gormanston.01 Jan 194931 Dec 1958

TRE75 Register of Sale Notices received.03 Jan 194924 Jun 1949

TRE74 Register of Inward Correspondence.05 Jun 195014 Sep 1950

TRE150 "discards" (Form 112) removed from the Alphabetical Series When the Person Whose Form It Is Becomes Exempt from Land Tax [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE149 Carbon Copies of Demands for State Land Tax [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE147 Land Tax Branch - Supplemental Roll, giving the Names of Vendors of Property, So That their Names May Be Erased from the District Valuation Roll, Leven [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE145 Notices to the Commissioner of Taxes of Transfer Conveyance, Contract of Sale and Purchase of Property (Form T 56), Leven [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE144 Progress Reports of the District Valuer for the Compilation of the Annual District Valuation Roll, Leven [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE146 Register of State Land Tax Assessments, showing Amount collected and Date paid [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

TRE148 Supplemental Roll, giving the Names of Buyers of Property, So That their Names May Be Inserted in the District Valuation Roll, Leven [Srd].01 Jan 195131 Dec 1951

AF342 Legal Opinions given by the Solicitor General in Relation to Stamp Duty16 Nov 195104 Sep 1991

TRE143 Correspondence Records relating to Land Tax Assessments, Demands and Payments [Srd].01 Jan 195231 Dec 1952