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ALERT: Canada’s Underused Housing Tax Penalty Deadline has been extended a second time

November 22, 2023 Category News, Uncategorised

The Canada Revenue Agency has extended the effective deadline again for filing and payment for the 2022 Underused Housing Tax (“UHT”) returns until April 30, 2024. Penalties and interest will be waived as long as the return is filed and payment is made before May 1, 2024. This coincides with the deadline for the 2023 […]

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Underused Housing Tax Update

November 10, 2023 Category Uncategorised

The CRA recently released an update regarding the Underused Housing Tax. See link below for more information:

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What is the Underused Housing Tax and does it affect you?

March 15, 2023 Category News, Uncategorised

What is the Underused Housing Tax Act and does it affect you? The Underused Housing Tax Act is new federal legislation which imposes an annual tax on the ownership of applicable residential property and took effect on January 1, 2022. Many Canadians will not need to pay the tax that is imposed by the Act,but […]

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The Best Talent in the World, Case Closed.

August 30, 2022 Category News, Uncategorised

Congratulations to Fiona Hunter for being recognized in the 17th edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada for her high caliber work in Trusts and Estates! For more than 40 years, Best Lawyers has been regaded – by both the profession and the public – as the most credile measure of legal integrity an ddistinction. […]

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2021 Times Colonist -Readers’ Choice Awards

January 5, 2022 Category Community, Uncategorised

Thank you, Victoria! Horne Coupar LLP has been named as a ‘runner up’ in the legal field category. We are grateful to all who voted for us, and thank you for taking the time to recognize our firm!

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BC Government Extends LOTR Filing Deadline

November 2, 2021 Category News, Uncategorised

The BC government has extended the deadline for pre-existing owners to file with the Land Owner Transparency Registry (LOTR), giving reporting bodies with an interest in land more time to file a transparency report. The revised filing deadline of November 30, 2022 responds to concerns from legal professionals in BC that pre-existing owners need more time to […]

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Congratulations to Fiona Hunter – a new publication!

June 24, 2021 Category News, Uncategorised

Congratulations to Partner, Fiona Hunter, on the publication of Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Canada, 5th Edition, which she co-authored with James Kessler, Q.C. Drafting Trusts and Will Trusts in Canada, 5th Edition examines both the general and the technical issues that can arise in this area of the law, and deftly combines advice on […]

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Proposed changes to MAID legislation

January 22, 2021 Category Uncategorised

On October 5, 2020, the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General of Canada reintroduced a Bill which proposes changes to the current MAID (medical assistance in dying) legislation. Under the proposed changes, eligible persons would be able to receive MAID whether or not their natural death is reasonably foreseeable. The Bill would also introduce a […]

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Our Privacy Policy – What is this?

October 8, 2020 Category Policies, Uncategorised

Privacy Policy We, at Horne Coupar LLP (“HC LLP”), recognize the importance of client privacy and the sensitivity of the personal information that we may have concerning any individual.  As practicing lawyers we have a professional and ethical obligation to keep confidential all information we receive within a lawyer-client relationship subject to the client’s instructions […]

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Tribute Circle Sponsors for Victoria Symphony

September 22, 2020 Category Community, Giving Back, News, Uncategorised

Horne Coupar LLP are pleased to announce that we are Tribute Circle sponsors for Victoria Symphony.  For more information relating to the Symphony please visit: Victoria Symphony – Victoria, BC, Canada  

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