Tax Information

Brookfield Canada Office Properties is a publicly traded real estate investment trust. Common units began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on May 25, 2010 under the stock symbol: BOX.UN and on the New York Stock Exchange on January 9, 2012 under the stock symbol: BOXC.

Canadian Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions 

For 2016 distributions on trust units of BOX.UN, please see the tax-related breakdown here. For more information, please see Frequently Asked Questions.

Canadian Tax Treatment of 2015 Distributions

For 2015 distributions on trust units of BOX.UN, 57.33537% of distributions were Other income, 29.32926% were Capital gains and the balance of 13.33537% were Return of capital.

Canadian Tax Treatment of 2014 Distributions

For 2014 distributions on trust units of BOX.UN, 45% of distributions were Other income and the balance of 55% were Return of capital.

This reporting complies in aggregate with the new U.S. tax reporting under Section 6045B of the Internal Revenue Code and is based on information available to date.