We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 36

Time is ticking for federal not-for-profit organizations: failure to continue into the new Canada Not-for-profit Act may result in dissolution
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 15 2013

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (the "Act") came into force on October 17, 2011. The Act completely overhauls the governance of


Is your charitable status in jeopardy? What registered charities need to know about continuing under the new Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 12 2013

Not-for-profit ("NFP") corporations in Canada have until October 17, 2014, to apply for a certificate of continuance required by the new Canada


Canada's new anti-spam law implications for charities and nonprofits
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2012

The federal government has enacted an anti-spam law ("Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation" or "CASL") which is expected to come into force sometime in 2013


Federal not-for-profit corporations face radical change
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2009

The not-for-profit ("NFP") sector’s plea for a comprehensive, modern corporate enabling statute has finally been answered


CRA to fund compliance-related education and training initiatives
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 16 2009

On October 26, 2009, the Minister of National Revenue invited charities and certain non-profit organizations to submit project proposals for funding consideration under the Canada Revenue Agency’s Charities Partnership and Outreach Program (the "Charitable Funding Program"


Why wait part II? Should your Ontario non-public benefit corporation think about continuing under the new federal act now?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • December 6 2011

In a recent Bulletin, we asked: should your Ontario charitable corporation think about continuing under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (the "CNCA")?


New Canada Nnot-for-profit Corporations Act proclaimed in force. What do we do now?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 13 2011

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, which received Royal Assent on June 23, 2009, has been proclaimed in force effective October 17, 2011


Preparing for Canada's new Not-for-profit Corporations Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • June 9 2011

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act ("NFP Act"), which is scheduled to come into force in 2011, replaces Part II of the Canada Corporations Act ("CCA"


Helping those who help others: Bill 65 (Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010)
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2010

Less than a year after Parliament enacted the new Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, legislation that has not yet been proclaimed in force, Ontario has responded with Bill 65, the Ontario Not-for-profit Corporations Act, 2010


Budget 2011 significant tax measures affecting the charitable sector
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2011

Budget 2011 includes several measures that relate to charities and other similar organizations