Tax law, revenue optimization and local and Aboriginal policies

The sector is primarily responsible for elaborating and implementing fiscal policy by promoting simple, equitable, competitive taxation. In this capacity, it:

  • advises the Minister and the government on tax legislation and the principles of taxation;
  • guarantees the integrity of the tax system;
  • establishes the framework respecting financial relations with municipal bodies;
  • manages the Société de financement des infrastructures locales du Québec (SOFIL);
  • advises the Minister and the government on fiscal and financial policy in respect of the Aboriginal peoples.