Foreign Buyers Tax and Speculation Tax


Course Date: June 25, 2018

Total: 2h 40min

Welcome and Introduction 

Foreign Buyers Tax 

  • properties subject to the tax
  • transferees subject to the tax
  • anti-avoidance rule
  • the peculiar offence provisions

Terry G. Barnett — Thorsteinssons LLP, Vancouver & Toronto 
Noah Sarna — Thorsteinssons LLP, Vancouver & Toronto 

Break

Speculation Tax 

  • conceptual basis for the tax
  • alternatives that have been considered
  • what we know: areas, rates, and exemptions
  • what we don't know

Terry G. Barnett — Thorsteinssons LLP, Vancouver & Toronto 
Noah Sarna — Thorsteinssons LLP, Vancouver & Toronto 

Closing Remarks