The Government of BC introduced the Speculation and Vacancy Tax Act in response to skyrocketing housing prices. This article provides information on some of the current issues in the application [...]
Flying Blind: Do Public Officials Risk Criminal Liability by Reopening the Country Without Conducting Necessary COVID-19 Testing?
Dr. Charles Lugosi discusses the criminal negligence charges public officials may face from COVID-19 patients after reopening the economy.
There are two major things that must be sorted by relatives if someone dies without a will. The first is who gets the job of being the executor. The second is how to distribute the assets left [...]
Bruce Hallsor says many of his clients are concerned with their ability to prevent an end-of-life scenario in which they languish in an institution, suffering for a long period of time with no [...]
Property Transfer Tax (PTT) is better described as a land registration tax. This paper will briefly explain how the tax applies, and will discuss ways to reduce or avoid the tax.
COVID-19: How it is affecting immigration, refugees, citizenship and passport services– settlement and resettlement service providers
IRCC will be providing critical settlement and resettlement services only. Whenever possible, these will be provided by telephone, email or online.