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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


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


NPO update
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 29 2013

Over the past several months, CRA has released two technical interpretations commenting on aspects of the tax exemption for non-profit organizations


Tax Court Addresses Distinction between Employees and Independent Contractors
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • October 24 2016

A recent decision of the Tax Court of Canada serves as a reminder that charities and non-profit organizations must ensure that they properly


Finance Committee releases public recommendations for 2014 Budget
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • October 31 2013

The Standing Committee on Finance has published copies of the recommendations it received from the public as part of its annual Pre-Budget


ONCA delayed until 2016
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 31 2014

The Ontario government has confirmed that the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) is not expected to be in force until 2016. The ONCA was passed


Speech by Director General of the Charities Directorate is published online
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 31 2014

At the 2014 National Charity Law Symposium held on May 23, 2014, Cathy Hawara, the Director General of the CRA Charities Directorate, gave a speech


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


Department of Finance releases draft legislation on disbursement quota changes
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2010

On August 27, the Department of Finance released draft legislation which will implement the amendments to the disbursement quota proposed in the 2010 Budget in March


Department of Finance comments on penny fundraising
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • December 29 2012

As announced in the 2012 Federal Budget, the Government of Canada will be phasing out the penny. The Department of Finance has recently released a short