Dec

On December 16, 2011, the Supreme Court of Canada released the long-awaited decision in the Copthorne Holdings Ltd case.  For the benefit of our colleagues, we posted the headnote to...

Jul

2011 OFFSHORE VOLUNTARY DISCLOSURE INITIATIVE MAY HELP U.S. CITIZENS RESIDING IN CANADA TO REDUCE PENALTIES AND AVOID CRIMINAL PROSECUTION FOR PAST NON-COMPLIANCE  WITH THE U.S. TAX REQUIREMENTS AND BECOME FULLY...

Apr

Tax Disputes On April 7, 2011, the Globe & Mail posted a blog entry in the “Home Cents” Blog on the right way to deal with tax disputes.  It listed five tips...

Feb

Tax Prosecutions According to an article in the February 16, 2011 Toronto Star, CRA has released an internal report which has highlighted deficiencies in its criminal enforcement division.  According to the...

Feb

According to an article published in the February 5, 2011 edition of the National Post, CRA has sent out questionnaires to high net worth Canadians regarding their interests in related entities,...