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Coming Together for the Greater Good - Practical Tips for Effecting a Successful Merger
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • April 5 2017

There are over 86,000 registered charities in Canada operating in a rapidly changing sector. Difficulty fundraising, the desire to expand services


First-Time Donor’s Super Credit will Expire after 2017
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 22 2017

The Budget confirms that the so-called first-time donor’s super credit will expire at the end of 2017. The super credit was introduced in the 2013


Repeal of Additional Deduction for Gifts of Medicine
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 22 2017

The Budget proposes to repeal a measure introduced in 2007 to encourage corporate donations of medicine out of Inventory. Prior to Budget Day


Social Impact Newsletter - Special Budget Edition
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 22 2017

The Federal Government of Canada tabled its 2017 Budget on March 22nd. The Budget was relatively thin compared to the last Federal Budget and did not


Last Chance to Transition Under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 15 2017

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (formerly Corporations Canada) has announced that all Federally incorporated non-profits are


Cause-Related Marketing: New CRA Guidance on Receipting
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • March 15 2017

Recently, Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) released guidance on registered charities issuing receipts for cause-related marketing arrangements


Ontario Superior Court Comments on Director and Officer Duties
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 24 2017

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice addresses directors’ duties towards the corporation and its employees. Specifically, the


New Requirement to Keep Register of Property Interests
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 24 2017

On December 10, 2016, the Ontario Corporations Act (“OCA”), which is the corporate statute that governs not-for-profit organizations incorporated in


The Temple of the Jedi Order - Is it a religious charity? Depends on where you live
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 2 2017

While many of us are familiar with the term “Jedi” from the much loved Star Wars films, we are less familiar with the nontheistic religious movement


CRA Releases New Administrative Form for Updating Director, Trustee and Like Official Information
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • January 11 2017

Registered charities are required to keep current the information recorded with the Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”). Specifically, registered charities