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10 05, 2014

The New Wills Estates and Succession Act (WESA)

By |2019-05-15T16:36:42-08:00May 10th, 2014|Wills and Estates|

The New Wills Estates and Succession Act (WESA) What is it? The Wills, Estates and Succession Act (WESA) came into force on March 31, 2014. The act provides greater certainty for individuals who put their last wishes into writing and simplifies the process for those responsible for distributing an estate. Among its benefits, the act: [...]

9 05, 2014

How does Property Transfer Tax affect you?

By |2019-05-15T16:38:25-08:00May 9th, 2014|Property Tax|

How does Property Transfer Tax affect you? Very generally, Property Transfer Tax (PTT) is paid by anyone who has land transferred into their name, unless they qualify for an exemption. Property Transfer Tax is 1% on the first $200,000.00 of the property's fair market value and 2% on the remaining fair market value, as of [...]