Property tax payment period starts on March 1!

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Property tax payment period starts on March 1!

Tax payments for real estate owners in Turkey begin in March. Property tax is one of the taxes to be paid for real estate.

Property owners pay property tax every year in certain months is taxpayer.

Property tax is paid in two equal installments a year. The first installment payments are paid in March, April and may. The second instalments are paid in November. The first installment of the property tax for the year 2019 will start on March 1 and end on May 31.

Property tax payment can also be paid to the account of the municipality by PTT or bank transfer method. Banks authorized to collect taxes can also be paid by credit card via internet branches. Municipalities can be made online by becoming a member through e-municipal systems.

Who doesn’t have to pay property taxes?

The most gross 200 square meters and the only housing, housewives and unemployed with no income, Retired Persons with no other income other than the Retirement Fund (SSK, bağ-Kur and Pension Fund) and retired persons are exempt from the property tax payments.

The disabled, veterans, widows and orphans of the martyrs can benefit from a reduced (zero-rate) Building Tax application.


Dwelling Period Over Three Months

Pending demands for housing in the last three months began to turn into sales. With the halt in the increase in foreign exchange rates and the withdrawal of interest rates, the demands are gradually turning into sales.

The long-standing problems in the housing sector are gradually ending. According to October 2018 housing sales statistics announced by TURKSTAT, housing sales increased by 19 percent. In November, due to high interest rates, the expected interest could not be provided, but the markets started to open in the previous months.

Experts argue that housing should go below 1 percent to achieve the targeted level of 1.5 percent for targeted sales. INTEREST IN DECREASING THE INTEREST IN EVENING THE INTEREST FALLS The housing loan interest rates also started to decline in recent weeks. The average interest rate on housing loans, which was 2.76, decreased to 2.45.

While the bank with more than 3 percent of housing loans remained, the lowest housing loan rate fell from 1.98 to 1.89. ING bank makes the lowest credit available. SPECIAL BANKS HAVE GIVEN STATE BANKS Private banks offer better opportunities than state banks.

Five banks make housing loans below 2%, while 4 of these banks are private banks. Only Ziraat Bank lends itself to loans from state banks with 1.98. Vakıfbank and Halkbank offer loans at higher rates than many private banks.

Source: emlakhaberi.com