New taxing rules active from 1st of January 2015

Law that is beneficial to buyers, not to sellers. Taxes paid by buyers during real estate purchase, has been transferred to investors, leaving the buyer tax free. Starting January 1st 2015, taxing real estate mechanic has changed and is being applied on all contracts signed and created after that date. Details of new way of taxing real estate have been explained by head of VAT Department in Tax Administration, Renata Kalčić, on last week’s 22nd forum on Mediation in Real Estate.

Energy certificate for real estates

News related to energy certificates – seller and rent giver obligations.
According to Energy certificate for buildings rule book (NN 81/12, 29/13, 78/13): Every new building before becoming official should have energy certificate.