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CRA guidance on charities that provide housing

  • April 01, 2014
  • Theresa L. M. Man

Theresa L.M. Man takes us through a new guidance released in February by the Canada Revenue Agency that deals with charities that provide housing to their beneficiaries, which updates and replaces the previous guidance, released in 2003.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law

Update on review of non-profit organizations

  • April 01, 2014
  • Peter Broder and Susan Manwaring

A review of the CRA’s Report on its Non-Profit Organization Risk Identification Project, undertaken due to concern that non-profit organizations were not complying with Income Tax Act rules regarding permissible activities, and more.

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law

Playing by the rules: Political activities fair game for charities

  • September 14, 2012
  • Terrance S. Carter and Karen J. Cooper

With the recent spotlight by the federal government on foreign funding of political activities by Canadian charities in the 2012 Budget, registered charities may be reluctant to become or stay involved in political activities. While Bill C-38

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law