Legislative Calendar

Jul 01, 2020Interest rates for refunds of tax overpayments, refund of municipal tax sale money and on taxes in arrear or delinquent are set January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1. Circulars provided by Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing.[239 CC; 654(4), 668(2) LGA; 245 CC; 246 CC; 1, 2 MTR; IRR]
Jul 02, 2020Property taxes due on July 2 or first business day in July, unless municipality has a later due date.[234(1) CC; 2 MHTA; MHA
Jul 02, 2020Last date for claiming tax sale surplus from 2018 tax sale, after which the unclaimed surplus must be transferred to BC Unclaimed Property Society, assuming publication on last day (if unclaimed 3 months after publication under LGA s. 659(5)).[254 CC; 659(6) LGA]
Jul 03, 2020First 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 03, 2020Apply penalty to unpaid taxes on next day after due date.[234(2) CC and 3 MTR]
Jul 09, 2020On or before the 5th business day after the municipal tax due date, pay to the Minister of Finance an initial instalment equal to the difference between (1) the amount equal to the sum of the amount of general school taxes under (2) and additional school taxes under (3), and (2) the administration fee prescribed under s. 124(10) SA.. [3 STRR]
Jul 09, 2020Last 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, 2020First 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, which is the last date it can be made available for public inspection). The meeting must occur at least 14 days after the date on which the Annual Municipal Report was first made available.[99 CC]
Jul 15, 2020Where 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 15, 2020Forward remittance (and remittance report) to UBCM for Commercial Vehicle Licenses, if done by municipality (Internal recommendation).[635 LGA]
Jul 23, 2020On or before the 15th business day after the municipal taxation due date, pay the 2nd instalment of the balance of general school taxes and the balance of additional school taxes collected on or before the municipal taxation date for school purposes. [4 STRR]
Jul 23, 2020Refer to the School Tax Remitting Regulation for the monthly due dates for subsequent tax remittances for the balance of the year of school taxes collected after the municipal tax date.[5 STRR]
Jul 23, 2020A 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, together with a report of taxes and certified statement.[3 PTR]
Jul 23, 2020Refer to the Police Tax Regulation for the remittance due dates for the months of July, August, September, October, November.[4 PTR]
Jul 31, 2020The 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, 2020Last 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, 2020Monthly reports to: Canada Customs and Revenue Agency for GST/PST; Statistics Canada for building permits; Health Authority for water quality testing.
Jul 31, 2020Regional District municipal requisitions must be paid on or before August 1 as well as all other requisition amounts.[385(2) LGA]
Jul 31, 2020The amounts requisitioned by a Regional Hospital District from (1) municipalities must be paid to the board on or before August1 in the current year; and (2) improvement districts and rural areas must be paid from the consolidated revenue fund to the board on or before August1 in the current year.[25(2) & 25(6) HDA]
Jul 31, 2020In 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]
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