Alvin Lun

Thorsteinssons LLP

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Q1 l 2020

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Implementation of Canada’s Digital Services Tax Suspended Pending OECD-Led Agreement on “Global Minimum Tax”

Canada, OECD - October 14 2021 On October 8, 2021, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced that 136 countries, including Canada, reached an…

Bill C-208 - Department of Finance confirms ITA amendments are in force and modifies its intended approach

Canada - July 21 2021 On June 29, 2021, Bill C-208 received Royal Assent. As previously discussed, that Bill amended the federal Income Tax Act (the “Act”) with the…

Alexander Demner

COVID-19 Tax Update: CRA accepting applications for clearance certificates and international waivers by email

Canada - May 28 2020 Further to recent public statements (as discussed in our previous blog post), the CRA has announced that as a result of COVID-19 they will temporarily…

Tax Court finds that cancellation of arrears interest owed by transferor reduces transferee’s liability under section 160

Canada - February 3 2020 In Scott v The Queen, 2020 TCC 4, the Tax Court of Canada held that a transferee’s liability in a section 160 assessment was reduced where, after the…

Reminder: Complete Empty Homes Tax Declaration by February 4, 2020

Canada - February 1 2020 Registered owners of residential property in Vancouver are reminded to complete their 2019 property status declarations by February 4, 2020. Owners…