What’s New in Speculation and Vacancy Tax

Updates to speculation and vacancy tax information are posted here.

Read the most recent update below.

Latest updates

February 14, 2019

The speculation and vacancy tax website has been updated with new information on:

  • How to pay the tax
  • Tax credits

January 23, 2019

Speculation and vacancy tax declaration letters are now being mailed to owners of residential property in the taxable regions of B.C. Once you receive your letter, you can declare online or call us at 1 833 554-2323.

The speculation and vacancy tax website has been expanded to:

  • Clarify available exemptions and add examples
  • Clarify tenancy exemption requirements

October 16, 2018

Learn about the proposed speculation and vacancy tax.