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Jul 01, 2017Interest rates for refunds of tax overpayments and for refund of municipal tax sale money are set January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1; and on taxes in arrear or delinquent, January 1, May 1, and September 1. Circulars provided by Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development.[239 CC; 654(4), 668(2) LGA; 245 CC; 246 CC; MTR; IRR]
Jul 04, 2017Property taxes due on July 2 or first business day in July, unless municipality has a later due date.[234(1) CC; 2 MHTA; 28 MHA]
Jul 05, 2017First date upon which the collector of taxes in a municipality may register a financing statement in the personal property registry, with respect to taxes for a manufactured home imposed under the Local Government Act that have become due. [28(1) MHA]
Jul 05, 2017Apply penalty to unpaid taxes on next day after due date.[234(2) CC and 3 MTR]
Jul 10, 2017On or before the 5th business day after the municipal tax due date, pay to the Minister of Finance 75% of the net municipal billing for school tax, or less as set out in the School Tax Remitting.[3 STRR]
Jul 10, 2017Last day for a municipality collecting police taxes for a taxation year to pay to the minister an initial installment of 75% of the municipal billings. Payment is due on or before the 5th business day after the municipal taxation due date.[3 PTR]
Jul 14, 2017Forward remittance (and remittance report) to UBCM for Commercial Vehicle Licenses, if done by municipality.[635 LGA]
Jul 14, 2017Where a municipality is collecting taxes for a regional transit commission, it shall on or before the 15th day of each calendar month, pay to British Columbia Transit all of those taxes collected during the preceding calendar month.[17 BCTR]
Jul 17, 2017First possible date for Council or other public meeting to consider the Annual Municipal Report (if the Report was first made available for public inspection on June 29). The meeting must occur at least 14 days after the date on which the Annual Municipal Report was first made available.[99 CC]
Jul 24, 2017On or before the 15th business day after the municipal taxation due date, pay the 2nd instalment of balance of taxes collected up to municipal taxation date for school purposes together with the report and certified statement as specified in the regulation.[3 STRR]
Jul 24, 2017Refer to the School Tax Remitting Regulation for the monthly due dates for subsequent tax remittances for the balance of the year.[4 STRR]
Jul 24, 2017A municipality collecting police taxes for a taxation year must pay the 2nd instalment of balance of taxes collected up to and including the municipal tax date, on or before the 15th business day after the municipal taxation due date.[3 PTR]
Jul 24, 2017Refer to the Police Tax Regulation for the remittance due dates for the months of July, August, September, October, November.[4 PTR]
Jul 27, 2017Last date for claiming tax sale surplus, after which the unclaimed surplus must be transferred to BC Unclaimed Property Society.[254 CC; 659(6) LGA]
Jul 31, 2017The proceeds of taxes levied and collected must be paid to the Assessment Authority by the municipality before August 1 in the year the tax was levied.[20(3) AAA]
Jul 31, 2017Last business day for local governments to pay to the Municipal Finance Authority the proceeds of rates levied to finance the debt reserve fund and the operating fund. Proceeds to be paid by August 1st in the year in which the rates were levied.[19(4) MFAA]
Jul 31, 2017In each year in which the South Coast BC Transportation Authority assesses taxes, affected municipalities must pay to the authority, by August 1 of the year for which the taxes are assessed, all of the assessed taxes that have been collected by July 15 of that year. [26(2) SCBCTAA]
Jul 31, 2017Monthly reports to: Canada Customs and Revenue Agency for GST/PST; Statistics Canada for building permits; Health Authority for water quality testing.
AA
Assessment Act
HOGA
Home Owner Grant Act
AAA
Assessment Authority Act
HOGR
Home Owner Grant Regulation
ALCA
Agricultural Land Commission Act
IRR
Interest Rates Under Various Statutes Regulation
AAPR
Assessment Averaging and Phasing Regulation
LA
Library Act
ALRR
Agricultural Land Reserve, ;Use, Subdivision and Procedures Regulation
LGA
Local Government Act
BCTA
BC Transit Act
LTDA
Land Tax Deferment Act
BCTR
BC Transit Regulation
MFAA
Municipal Finance Authority Act
CC
Community Charter
MHA
Manufactured Home Act
CIFSA
Cremation, Internment and Funeral Services Act
MHTA
Manufactured Home Tax Act
CIFSR
Cremation, Internment and Funeral Services Regulation
MTR
Municipal Tax Regulation
EA
Expropriation Act
MWR
Municipal Wastewater Regulation
EMA
Environmental Management Act
PA
Police Act
FDA
Financial Disclosure Act
PTR
Police Tax Regulation
FIA
Financial Information Act
SA
School Act
FWA
Fireworks Act
SCBCTAA
South Coast BC Transportation Authority Act
HDA
Hospital District Act
STRR
School Tax Remitting Regulation
HDAR
Hospital District Act Regulation
WCA
Weed Control Act