Touchstone Law Group LLP
#208 – 1664 Richter Street
Kelowna, B.C., V1Y 8N3
Office Tel: (250) 448-2637
Toll Free: 1 (855) 889-2637
Direct Fax: (778) 484-7101
info@touchstonelawgroup.com
24
NOV
2020

How to Defer Your Property Taxes

In the Okanagan, property taxes payable to the applicable taxation authority (city, district, municipality, etc.) are due in the middle of the year (generally, early July) for the entire calendar year.  Annual property tax notices are sent out every May, which set out the amount...
16
NOV
2020

How to Prepare for Your Real Estate Closing

If you have ever purchased a property before, you will likely know that there are many moving pieces that come together in the last few weeks prior to your completion date.  This article will provide you, as a purchaser, with some practical tips to help ensure that this process...
27
OCT
2020

The Probate and Estate Administration Process: How to Prepare Your Listing of Estate Assets and Liabilities

Probate is the legal process in which a deceased’s will is reviewed by a court of law to determine whether it is valid and authentic. It is also related to the general administration of a deceased’s estate. Estate Administration refers to the legal process of administering and...
14
OCT
2020

Welcome to Touchstone

As you may have noticed, Touchstone Law Group LLP has undergone some changes over the past few months!  While we continue to work behind the scenes on some exciting new updates, we thought we’d take this opportunity to re-introduce you to our team. The firm is comprised of three...
28
SEP
2020

Dissolving A Company

Has your Lawyer ever told you that your company is in danger of being dissolved, but you’re not quite sure what that means? Or are you interested in dissolving your company, but you’re unsure how to go about it? Dissolving a company represents the end of its existence. A...
31
AUG
2020

Are You Correctly Using and Displaying Your Corporate Name?

  Section 27 of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) requires that a Company display its full corporate name (including its designation such as “Ltd.”) in legible character and in a conspicuous position at every place at which it carries on business. The Company must...
17
AUG
2020

Corporate Transparency Register

  Recent amendments to the British Columbia Business Corporations Act (the “Act”) have placed additional requirements on British Columbia companies. The Act has been amended to require British Columbia private companies to create and maintain a Transparency Register effective...
04
AUG
2020

Property Surveys and Subdivision Plans: What is the difference?

  As we have discussed in prior blog articles (and many clients/realtors/brokers who work with us will know), we frequently review documents and title for clients prior to them removing conditions to ensure they’re aware of, and comfortable with, the circumstances of their...
27
JUL
2020

Title Registrations: Undersurface Rights

  In our real estate practice, we routinely review and advise clients on matters related to titles of properties they are purchasing, selling or seeking to develop.  This is the third article in a series of articles that will focus on the various types of registrations (also...
13
JUL
2020

Title Registrations: Covenants

  In our real estate practice, we routinely review and advise clients on matters related to titles of properties they are purchasing, selling or seeking to develop.  This is the second article in a series of articles that will focus on the various types of registrations (also...