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THREE CONVENIENT LOCATIONS SERVING PEEL, DUFFERIN, THE GTA AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

A1: 60 GILLINGHAM DRIVE, SUITE 400, BRAMPTON, ON, L6X 0Z9

A2: 510 RIDDELL ROAD, UNIT B, ORANGEVILLE, ON, L9W 5L1  P: 519 940 9900  F: 519-940-8626
A3: 117 OWEN SOUND STREET, SHELBURNE, ON, L9V 2X8  P: 519-925-9988

 

P: 905 458 7979  F: 905 458 1030  TF: 1 855 458 7979

 

First-time buyers of new and re-sale homes are eligible for rebates on provincial and Toronto land transfer taxes. The maximum that first-time home buyers can receive for provincial land transfer tax (LTT) is $2,000 and for the Toronto LTT its $3,725.

The provincial LTT is payable anywhere in Ontario, including Toronto. As mentioned before, the maximum that a first-time buyer can receive for the provincial LTT is $2,000. For re-sale homes, the provincial rebate only applies to first-time buyers who entered into Agreements of Purchase and Sale after December 13, 2007.

Toronto LTT is payable only for properties in the City of Toronto. The maximum a first-time home buyer can receive is $3,725. The Toronto LTT rebates are in addition to any provincial LTT rebate the buyer qualifies for.

The buyer is considered to be a first-time buyer for the provincial and Toronto LTT if they are at least 18 years of age and must not have previously owned a home anywhere in the world at anytime. If a spouse is involved, the spouse cannot have owned a home or had any ownership interest in a home while he/she was the purchaser's spouse.