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So I married an American . . .
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 13 2014

The good news is that it is definitely better than marrying an axe murderer, but there may be "issues". Cross-border couples - Canadian families that


US estate tax on vacation homes
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 10 2012

In recent years, the high Canadian dollar and the fall in United States housing prices has encouraged Canadians to buy US vacation properties


Registration deadline for FATCA extended
  • AUM Law
  • Canada, USA
  • October 30 2015

As noted in our previous updates on the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and the related intergovernmental agreement between Canada and the


Big Fight, Big Bill
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 8 2016

The recent case of Yaworski Estate (Re), 2016 ABQB 86 serves as a reminder to warring beneficiaries that their modest inheritances could be eaten up


IRS reports on the success of its voluntary disclosure programs
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 19 2015

Since the initiation of the U.S.Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP) which originally began in 2009 and the


IRS upgrades and enhances FATCA Online Registration System
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 1 2015

In a notice dated November 23, 2015, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that it had upgraded the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA


IRS publishes instructions for FATCA form W-8BEN-E
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 26 2014

The long awaited instructions for Form W-8BEN-E, Certification of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding (Entities


So I married an American ...
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 27 2013

The good news is that it is definitely better than marrying an axe muderer, but there may be "issues"


U.S. signs FATCA agreements with Canada, Hungary, Mauritius and Italy
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Canada, Hungary, Italy, Mauritius, USA
  • February 5 2014

The United States and Canada have signed an intergovernmental agreement to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ("FATCA"). The Treasury


Canada and U.S. finally reach agreement on FATCA
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • February 7 2014

The long awaited Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act United States - Canada Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) was released on February 5, 2014, and as