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ESMA’s advice on the application of the passport to non-EU alternative investment fund managers
  • Cooley LLP
  • Australia, Bermuda, Singapore, USA, Canada, Cayman Islands, European Union, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan
  • February 10 2016

It might soon be possible for alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs) in the United States of America, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Canada, the


The end of financial privacy?
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, OECD, USA
  • December 16 2015

Over 90 jurisdictions have committed to the OECD's Common Reporting Standard (CRS), creating comprehensive global automatic information exchange for


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


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


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


New Year brings new certainty for U.S. estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 11 2013

The U.S. Congress rang in 2013 with a bang by passing The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the "2012 Act") on New Year's Day. The 2012 Act has


Oversight or fiduciary managers
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 30 2014

There is a new kid on the block. Some employers sponsoring large andor multiple registered pension plans (RPPs) have recently begun outsourcing most


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


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