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Apr 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]
Apr 10, 2017Regional Districts must send to the minister charged with the administration of the Taxation (Rural Area) Act requisitions in respect of each treaty first nation participating area on or before April 10.[257(4) LGA]
Apr 10, 2017Regional Districts must send an invoice to taxing treaty first nation on or before April 10 if fees, charges and other amounts for works or services provided are owed in relation to the treaty lands of a taxing treaty first nation and not paid on or before December 31 of the previous year.[258(6), 385(2) LGA]
Apr 10, 2017Regional Districts must send the Municipal requisitions on or before April 10. [385(1) LGA]
Apr 10, 2017On or before April 10 in each year, the designated regional district officer must deliver to the surveyor of taxes a requisition of funds in respect of each service that states the amount required during the year from each electoral participating area, and the officer’s certification.[387(1) LGA]
Apr 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]
Apr 14, 2017Last day for the Assessment Authority to forward to the tax collector of every municipality a copy of the bylaw of the Authority imposing the taxes under the Act.[20(1) AAA]
Apr 20, 2017On or before April 20, Regional Hospital Districts must (1) send to each municipality the amount required in their requisition; and (2) transmit to the minister responsible for the FAA a requisition stating the amount required of improvement districts and rural areas in the district. Submit copies of the requisition to the improvement districts and rural areas.[25(1) & 25(3) HDA]
Apr 27, 2017Last date by which a municipal council must publish in a newspaper a notice about the Unclaimed Tax Sale Surplus.[254 CC; 659(5) LGA]
Apr 28, 2017For wastewater discharges to ground and water for which the contributory population is 10,000 persons or more, a local government discharger, on receiving notice from a director, must prepare and submit a report as specified in the Regulation, before May 1 of each year.[EMA; 66(2) and (3) MWR]
Apr 28, 2017On or before April 30, Regional Hospital Districts must notify the minister in writing of the total of the amounts being requisitioned and the uniform rates to be levied throughout the district.[25(4) HDA]
Apr 28, 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