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Process for Assessing & Collecting Ontario Estate Administration Tax | Funeral Pre-Planner, Kat Downey
in the 2011 Ontario budget, the Ontario government indicated that they would tighten the probate filing rules to enhance compliance by transferring administration of the Estate Administration Tax from the Ministry of the Attorney General to the Ministry of Revenue and Finance. This change received royal assent in 2011 and was announced in force January 1st, 2015. Effective January 1st, 2015, the Ministry of Finance now has a more defined processes for assessing and collecting the Estate Administration Tax (EAT).