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Moving to the United States: tax consequences and planning opportunities

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 15 2008

Moving to the United States may raise all sorts of concerns for individuals resident in Canada, not the least of which are the potential tax consequences to such a move

Purchase of US vacation properties by Canadians

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • December 22 2009

Given the attractive U.S. real estate market, the strong Canadian dollar and low interest rates, more and more Canadians are purchasing U.S. vacation properties

CNSX receives offshore securities market status from SEC

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 9 2010

The Canadian National Stock Exchange (CNSX) announced yesterday that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has designated it a "Designated offshore securities market" under Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933

IRS releases Revenue Procedure 2010-19 relating to Canadian emigrants

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 15 2010

The IRS issued guidance for individuals who emigrate from Canada and who wish to make an election under the U.S.-Canada income tax treaty regarding Canadian departure tax (Revenue Procedure 2010-19

United States estate tax in 2010

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 14 2010

Federal estate tax in the United States is in a state of flux

United States extends estate tax

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 1 2011

In the weeks and months leading up to December 2010, there was great uncertainty in the United States regarding the fate of the politically divisive 'estate tax.'

BLG Monthly Update

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Argentina, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 19 2012

The BLG Monthly Update is a digest of recent developments in the law which Neil Guthrie, our National Director of Research, thinks you will find

U.S. FATCA creates potential compliance issues for Canadian financial institutions

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 2 2011

Our insurance group colleague Stuart Carruthers recently authored an article regarding the potential compliance issues emanating from certain provisions of the U.S. Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act known as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA): potential compliance issues for Canadian life insurers and latest updates on implementation process

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 30 2011

FATCA describes certain provisions of the United States Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, which was signed into law by President Obama in March 2010

More on FATCA and more to come: the Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department release proposed regulations

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 2 2012

In 2010, the United States amended the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to add provisions relating to foreign account tax compliance (FATCA