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  • Inherited assets and capital gains tax

    How and when CGT applies if you sell assets you inherited, including properties and shares.

    How CGT applies to inherited assets
    How CGT applies when you sell an inherited asset, or it passes to a foreign resident, charity or super fund.

    Cost base of inherited assets
    How to work out the cost of an inherited asset when you calculate CGT.

    Inherited property and CGT
    Find out if the inherited property is exempt from CGT, and what happens if there was more than one owner.

    Last modified: 30 Jun 2023QC 66052