Forums / Getting Technical / Legal & Accounting / What is my acquisition date for CGT purposes on new house Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) vyaw2003Participant @vyaw2003 Join Date: 2006 Post Count: 185 May 1, 2018 - 6:49 am What is my acquisition date for CGT purposes on a new house? The date I got the land? or 6 months later the date of practical completion? TerrywParticipant @terryw Join Date: 2001 Post Count: 16,190 May 1, 2018 - 9:08 am It is generally, but not always, the date of the contract to purchase the land. It will depend on the circumstances. Terryw | Structuring Lawyers / Loan Structuring Pty Ltdhttp://propertytaxbook.com.au/Email MeLawyer, Mortgage Broker and Tax Advisor (Aust wide) http://propertytaxbook.com.au/ Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.