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GST/HST Amendments - Investment Limited Partnerships

  • November 09, 2017

The CBA makes recommendations to clarify proposed GST/HST changes on services provided by general partners to partnerships engaged in investment activities.

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Statutory Review of Canada's Anti-Spam Law

  • October 23, 2017

The CBA says that Canada's Anti-Spam Law must strike a balance between protecting consumers from unwanted, deceptive and damaging commercial electronic messages and allowing businesses to compete in a global marketplace.

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Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness Letter on Proposed Tax Proposals

  • October 12, 2017

The Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness, of which the CBA is a member, asks again that the government set aside tax proposals for Canadian Controlled Private Corporations in favour of a comprehensive review of Canadian tax policy.

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Income Tax Act – Private Corporations – Passive Income

  • October 12, 2017

The Joint Canadian Bar Association/Canadian Professional Accountants of Canada Taxation Committee comments on proposed tax changes for passive income earned by Canadian Controlled Private Corporations.

Business Law, CCCA, Taxation Law

Bill C-49 – Transportation Modernization Act

  • September 18, 2017

The CBA comments on the new airline joint venture approval process in Bill C-49, Transportation Modernization Act, suggesting changes to balance the benefits with the risks and costs of the new process.

Air & Space Law, Business Law, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade and 3 more..., Competition Law, International Law, Taxation Law

Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness letter on proposed tax proposals

  • August 31, 2017

The CBA joins the Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness —a unified voice to oppose federal government’s tax proposals for incorporated small businesses.

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Voluntary Disclosures Program: Proposed Changes

  • August 10, 2017

The Joint Canadian Bar Association/Canadian Professional Accountants of Canada Taxation Committee comments on proposed changes to the Canada Revenue Agency's Voluntary Disclosure Program for income tax matters.

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