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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


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


Purchase of US vacation properties by Canadians
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • 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


United States estate tax in 2010
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 14 2010

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


CNSX receives offshore securities market status from SEC
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • 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


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


CRA publishes FATCA guidance for Canadian entities
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 3 2014

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) on June 23, 2014 posted much anticipated guidance for Canadian entities that could find themselves subject to the


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


Goin' South: planning to avoid unexpected southern exposure
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 13 2014

Two common concerns for Canadians who are thinking of regularly spending time in the United States are will they become subject to income tax or


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