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Non-profit board members’ duty of confidentiality
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 20 2012

Like their for-profit counterparts, board members of a non-profit corporation are in a fiduciary relationship with the corporation


Preparing to Transition under the new Societies Act of British Columbia
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 20 2016

Societies incorporated in BC should be getting ready to consider what they need to do to transition under the new Societies Act of British Columbia


Federal Budget 2016: Impact on Charitable Donations
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • April 21 2016

On March 22, 2016, the Liberal Government tabled its first Federal Budget (the "2016 Federal Budget"). The 2016 Federal Budget includes few tax


Tax treatment of the provision of rent-free leases to charity
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2013

Charities are occasionally offered the opportunity to use the property of another person free of charge. This may include the provision of rent-free


The new British Columbia Societies Act: what happens next?
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • May 26 2015

The new Societies Act (S.B.C. 2015 c.18) received Royal Assent on May 14, 2015. It provides rules for the incorporation and governance of


Summary of CRA Filing Requirements for Tax-Exempt Corporations
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 11 2016

There are a number of persons besides Canadian registered charities and non-profit organizations that have special tax-exempt status under the


Benefits and disadvantages of incorporating an unincorporated association
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • November 27 2009

On occasion we are asked to discuss the differences between associations and corporations


Pre-Meeting Fundamentals for Ontario Not-For-Profit Corporations
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • March 29 2016

Not-for-profit corporations ("NFPs") are required to hold various member and director meetings during the course of a year. This article will review


The case of the missing records part 2
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • September 28 2012

This is second in a series of articles about how to deal with deficiencies in corporate records


Are you ready for British Columbia's new Societies Act?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada
  • April 1 2016

Effective November 28, 2016, the current Society Act (BC) will be repealed and replaced with the Societies Act (BC) (“New Act”). While maintaining