Submissions to Government

Our Submissions to Government are open to the public. They are presented here in a non-accessible PDF format. If you would like to receive an accessible web version, please contact us by email.

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Investment Canada Act Study β€” COVID-19 Implications

  • June 16, 2020

The CBA comments on COVID-19's impact on the Investment Canada Act, namely the government's ability to adjust the national security regime and net benefit review thresholds.

Air & Space Law, Business Law, CCCA and 7 more..., Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Insolvency Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, Taxation Law

Recovery of Removal Costs from Foreign Nationals

  • June 15, 2020

The CBA comments on proposed changes to the framework governing the collection and recovery of removal costs from foreign nationals removed from Canada.

Administrative Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Immigration Law

COVID-19

  • June 11, 2020

The Joint Canadian Bar Association/Canadian Professional Accountants of Canada Taxation Committee comments on CRA's Guidance on International Income Tax Issues raised by the COVID-19.

Business Law, CCCA, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade and 2 more..., International Law, Taxation Law

COVID-19 – Protecting Canadian Seniors

  • June 10, 2020

The CBA urges federal government leadership and financial support to address the affect of COVID-19 on group care facilities for older Canadians.

Constitutional & Human Rights, Elder Law, Health Law and 1 more..., Wills, Estates and Trusts

COVID-19 β€” Draft Time Limits Act

  • June 01, 2020

The CBA responds to the draft Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19), commenting on the ambit, timelines and retroactivity.

Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 5 more..., Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Intellectual Property

COVID-19 β€” Tax Issues in draft Time Limits Act

  • June 01, 2020

The Joint Canadian Bar Association/Canadian Professional Accountants of Canada Taxation Committee Comments on impact of the draft Time Limits Act on the Income Tax Act and the Excise Tax Act.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 3 more..., Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Taxation Law, Wills, Estates and Trusts