Tax Measures in the 2013 Federal Budget

Posted By: Jonathan Crangle on March 22, 2013 at 1:50:37 in All , News

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Finance Minister Jim Flaherty delivered the government’s 2013 federal budget on March 21st, 2013. The Budget targets numerous proposed amendments that would reduce aggressive tax planning and avoidance transactions. Some...


By: Sunita D. Doobay & Darcy L. MacPherson Recently published in the Canadian Tax Journal and reproduced with permission here. Introduction The Federal Court of Appeal recently released its decision...


By Sunita Doobay LL.B., LL.M., TEP, TaxChambers LLP, Toronto On the 11th of November, 2012, the Government of Canada signed a tax treaty (“Treaty”) with Hong Kong. The treaty will...


TFSA contribution limit increased to $5,500 for 2013

Posted By: Jonathan Crangle on November 26, 2012 at 3:12:23 in All , News

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Department of Finance Canada has increased the Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) annual contribution limit to $5,500 for the 2013 taxation year. This is the first time the contribution limit has...


By: Jonathan N. Garbutt & Jonathan Crangle The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is resorting to a new tactic in its fight against tax abuse via charitable tax shelters—withholding taxpayers’ tax...

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