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US estate tax on vacation homes

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 10 2012

In recent years, the high Canadian dollar and the fall in United States housing prices has encouraged Canadians to buy US vacation properties

New prescribed donee named

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 30 2010

The Department of Finance has used an administrative power under the Income Tax Act to allow an American charity, the American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts, "prescribed donee" status

Purchase of US vacation properties by Canadians

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • December 22 2009

Given the attractive U.S. real estate market, the strong Canadian dollar and low interest rates, more and more Canadians are purchasing U.S. vacation properties