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May 16, 2017

Municipal Law Bulletin - Key Changes to the Residential Tenancies Act and the New Tax Regimes Under Ontario’s Fair Housing Plan

By Vedran Simkic and Tom Halinski On April 24, 2017, the Ontario government introduced new legislation, the Rental Fairness Act, 2017 which includes a number of proposed amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006. The stated purpose of the legislation is to contribute to a long-term goal of affordable housing and to ensure fairness to landlords and tenants alike.

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