No foreign buyers tax for people with work permit

VANCOUVER -- British Columbia's premier has announced her government is amending its tax on foreigners buying property in Metro Vancouver.

Christy Clark says the levy will be lifted for those who have a work permit and pay taxes in B.C., in order to encourage more people to come to the province.

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/no-foreign-buyers-tax-for-people-with-work-permit-b-c-premier-1.3262177

The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, January 29, 2017 5:08PM EST