STILL NO REGULATIONS UNDER THE ESTATE ADMINISTRATION TAX ACT
Probate Tax (technically called Estate Administration Tax) has been in place in Ontario for a number of years. For details on this tax check out this Blog Ontario Probate Tax 2013.
Until December 31, 2012 the Courts were responsible for the collection of Probate Tax. Effective January 1, 2013, the collection responsibility passed to the Ministry of Finance (the same people who previously collected Retail Sales Tax in Ontario before HST). [Read more…]