Great News! Ontario Says Cities Outside Toronto Cannot Charge Land-Transfer Tax

Tuesday Mar 7th, 2017


Ontario Municipal Affairs Minister Ted McMeekin: "It is clear that there has been no call for a municipal land transfer tax." By: Rob Ferguson Queen's Park Bureau, Published on Tue Dec 01 2015 Cities and towns outside Toronto will not be allowed to charge local land transfer taxes on property sales that would add thousands of dollars to the cost of a home, Municipal Affairs Minister Ted McMeekin said Wednesday. The decision followed a... [read more]