Land Transfer Tax

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TREB against LTT increase for repeat home buyers

TREB is encouraged by the Budget Committee's decision to halt increases to the Land Transfer Tax for first-time buyers but remains concerned about increases for repeat buyers.
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TREB launches campaign to halt proposed LTT increases

The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) recently launched a website to inform citizens on proposed changes to the city’s Land Transfer Tax (LTT).
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TREB hopes City Council halts proposed LTT increase

TREB wants Toronto City Council to stop a potential significant Land Transfer Tax, or LTT, increase, which is currently in the proposal stage.
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Ontario to increase land transfer tax rates

Ontario is proposing to increase land transfer tax rates on all types of real property for the first time since 1989.
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TREB concerned over proposed changes to Land Transfer Tax

Proposed changes to Toronto’s Land Transfer Tax will increase costs for all home buyers in the city, especially first-time home buyers.
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Rebate for first-time home buyers in Ontario to rise

The Ontario government is proposing to raise the land transfer tax rebate available to eligible first-time home buyers to $4,000 starting in 2017. It’s a


TREB lobbies for Land Transfer Tax changes

On Feb. 2, members of the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) met with the City of Toronto’s Budget Committee to discuss affordable housing in the Greater Toronto Area and make recommendations on the region’s Land Transfer Tax (LTT), implemented in 2008. In order to better meet the needs of prospective homebuyers requiring affordable housing options, TREB suggested that the City’s Budget Committee increase the maximum rebate for first-time homebuyers and adjust the LTT to reflect ongoing inflation.