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Municipal tax relief for taxpayers in Quebec

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, certain municipalities have decided to implement tax relief measures to address the economic impact of this emergency situation. Your Miller Thomson team remains available to discuss any questions you may have about the...

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Reminder to real estate owners and tenants in Quebec: 2020 property assessment appeals deadline April 30, 2020

The value of your Quebec property is assessed every three (3) years by the relevant assessing authority. Based on this triennial assessment cycle, you will be required to pay property taxes for your property for the following three (3) years....

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Droit de préemption de la Ville de Montréal et logement social : une première série de 196 lots assujettis

Le 26 mars 2020, le conseil de l’agglomération de Montréal (le « Conseil ») a adopté une résolution identifiant les 196 premiers lots assujettis au droit de préemption (ou droit de premier refus) dont bénéficie la Ville de Montréal afin de favoriser...

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Reminder to Real Estate Owners and Tenants in Québec | 2020 Property Assessment Appeal Deadline: April 30, 2020

The value of your Quebec property is assessed every three (3) years by the relevant assessing authority. Based on this triennial assessment cycle, you will be required to pay property taxes for your property for the following three (3) years....

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Avis de rappel aux propriétaires fonciers et locataires du Québec – Processus de révision administrative des évaluations foncières 2019-2021

Tous les trois ans, la valeur de votre propriété au Québec est évaluée et inscrite au rôle d’évaluation foncière par l’autorité évaluatrice compétente (l’ « Autorité »), selon le cycle d’évaluation auquel votre municipalité appartient. Cette évaluation triennale sert à...

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Destruction of Property by Fire: Impact on the Property Assessment Roll in Quebec

Canadian Property Tax Association

All property in Quebec must be registered on the municipal property assessment roll, which identifies, among other things, each property’s value.[1] Quebec property assessment rolls are triennial. Section 174 of the Act Respecting Municipal Taxation (the “ARMT”) lists various circumstances...

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Reminder Notice to Real Estate Owners and Tenants in Quebec – 2018-2020 Property Assessment Appeals

Deadline : April 30, 2018 The value of your Quebec property is assessed every three years by the relevant assessing authority (“Authority”), depending on the assessment cycle your municipality is part of. This triennial assessment will determine the property taxes...

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The Réseau Électrique Métropolitain: Theory and Practice

On September 27, 2017 the National Assembly adopted the Act respecting the Réseau électrique métropolitain, SQ 2017, c. 17 (the “REM Act”). The purpose of the Act is to facilitate the carrying out of a shared transportation infrastructure project with...

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Case Law Review: Municipal Tax – Quebec

Canadian Property Tax Association, 2018 Ontario Chapter Valuation and Legal Symposium

9185-6617 Québec Inc c. Cour du Québec, 2017 QCCS 1648 Following the discovery of a latent defect, namely pyrite, in its commercial building located in the City of Longueuil, the Appellant, 9185-6617 Quebec inc. (“9185”) sought a reduction of the...

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Expert evidence – Independence and Impartiality: A Quebec perspective

Canadian Property Tax Association Inc

The expert’s duty of impartiality and independence is well established in Quebec. In fact, the independence and impartiality of an expert are cornerstones in the assessment by the Court of the probative value of expert evidence: “It is clearly established...

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Traffic Nuisance: Certification for Class Action Dismissed by Superior Court of Quebec

On June 25, 2015, the Superior Court of Quebec, in a 92 page judgment, dismissed a motion to certify a class action brought against the City of Brossard and the City of Longueuil in Quebec based on allegations of nuisance...

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Exploration minière et aires protégées

Colloque « Québec Exploration 2009 »

Colloque « Québec Exploration 2009 »

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