GST and QST in Real Estate: What You Should Know

Offices

Montréal
Québec City

Date

February 12, 2019

Time of event

Afternoon

This presentation will address issues regarding the application of the goods and services tax (GST) and the Québec sales tax (QST) in real estate, and will cover in particular:

  • The purchase and sale of real estate properties, including purchase price adjustments, purchase options and deposits
  • Issues surrounding leases, including the property and business taxes applied to commercial lease payments, incentives, lease assignments, damages and lease termination fees
  • Issues surrounding joint ventures and real estate management
  • The use of nominees
  • Mixed use property (residential and commercial)
  • Air rights and density rights
  • Seizures

Speakers / lawyers