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Department of Finance releases draft legislation to implement changes to charitable bequests
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2014

On August 29th, the Department of Finance released draft legislation to implement changes proposed in the 2014 Budget with respect to charitable


CRA releases Guidance on ineligible individual rules
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 29 2014

On August 27, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) released CG-024, a Guidance outlining CRA's interpretation and intended enforcement approach to the


CRA comments on tax treatment of fundraising event organized by an individual
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • October 31 2014

A technical interpretation published recently by the CRA addresses the tax treatment of fundraising events organized by individuals. While many of


CRA releases proposed guidance on the promotion of animal welfare
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2011

On February 4, 2011, CRA released for consultation a proposed Guidance on the Promotion of Animal Welfare


Impact of Budget 2011
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 29 2011

The 2011 Federal Budget (the "Budget") contains a number of anti-avoidance measures described below


New CRA resources
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 30 2014

The CRA Charities Directorate has released new resources in 2014 that will be of interest to charities and their donors. New Videos on Political


CRA releases guidance on drafting charitable purposes
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 31 2013

On July 25, 2013, CRA released a new Guidance, CG-019, entitled "How to Draft Purposes for Charitable Registration". This Guidance updates


CRA comments on NPOs and Community Contribution Companies
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2013

As reported in previous issues of this Newsletter, Canada is seeing the development of new corporate forms designed specifically to accommodate


CRA releases guidance on registration and information on failure to file T3010
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 29 2012

CRA has released two new items of interest on its website


CRA comments on the donation of shares to a public foundation
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2013

In a recent advanced income tax ruling request, CRA discussed whether the transfer of 100 of the voting common shares of a taxable Canadian