Canada Tax News

Canada Budget Implementation Act 2022 No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jul 01, 2022
OECD Updates Profiles for Jurisdictions Applying Arbitration Rules Under the BEPS MLI
Jul 01, 2022
Canadian Court Confirms Determination of Taxable Service Permanent Establishment May Span Different Tax Years Under U.S. Tax Treaty
Jun 20, 2022
Spain Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Canada, and Chile
Jun 09, 2022
G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Reiterate Commitment to OECD's Two-Pillar Solution
May 23, 2022
Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement (J5) Host "Challenge" Aimed at NFTs and Decentralized Exchanges
May 12, 2022
Pakistan Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, and the Czech Republic as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
May 12, 2022
Canadian Government Introduces Legislation for the Implementation of Certain Budget 2022 Measures
May 06, 2022
Canada Consulting on Draft Hybrid Mismatch Legislation
May 05, 2022
Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement (J5) Releases NFT Red Flags to Warn Public of Risks
May 05, 2022
Mongolia Looking to Negotiate SSAs with Canada, Sweden, and the United States
Apr 15, 2022
Canada Budget 2022 Delivered Including Implementation of Global Minimum Tax and Several Other Measures
Apr 11, 2022
Canada Department of Finance Consulting on Draft Legislation for Proposed Luxury Tax
Mar 18, 2022
Chile Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, and the Czech Republic as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Mar 14, 2022
OECD Releases New and Updated Transfer Pricing Country Profiles
Mar 02, 2022
USTR Publishes Comments Filed in Opposition to Canada's Proposed Digital Services Tax
Feb 24, 2022
SSA between Canada and Moldova to be Negotiated
Feb 24, 2022
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Remain Committed to OECD's Two-Pillar Solution
Feb 23, 2022
Update - Canada Consultation on Mandatory Disclosure Rules
Feb 17, 2022
Canada Consulting on Tax Proposals for Certain Budget 2021 Measures and Others
Feb 11, 2022
Canada Individual Income Tax Brackets/Rates for 2022
Feb 01, 2022
SSA between Quebec and Serbia Entering into Force
Jan 28, 2022
German Tax Treaty and Negotiations Status Update
Jan 28, 2022
Senate Finance Committee Leaders Call on USTR to Use (USMCA) to Ensure Canada and Mexico Live up to Their Commitments
Jan 18, 2022
Lithuania Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Canada and Iceland as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jan 10, 2022
Canada Increasing Automobile Deduction Limits and Expense Benefit Rates for 2022
Dec 30, 2021
Kazakhstan Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Belgium, Canada, India, Ireland, and Japan as Impacted by BEPS MLI
Dec 30, 2021
USTR Warns Canada Over Plans to Introduce Digital Services Tax
Dec 17, 2021
Budget 2021 Measures Enacted for Prince Edward Island, Canada
Dec 10, 2021
Supreme Court of Canada Upholds Appeals Court Judgment on Eligibility for Exclusion of Income Earned by Foreign Subsidiary Bank
Dec 06, 2021
IGF Releases New Practice Note on Tax Treaty Practices in Mining Countries
Dec 02, 2021
Supreme Court of Canada Upholds Appeals Court Judgment that Restructuring to Benefit from Tax Treaty with Luxembourg Not Subject to GAAR
Dec 01, 2021
Canada Publishes Notice on Effect of MFN Provision of Tax Treaty with Lithuania for Royalties
Nov 19, 2021
Canada Publishes Notice on Effect of MFN Provision of Tax Treaty with Latvia for Royalties
Nov 18, 2021
Canada Pension Plan Contribution Rates and Maximums for 2022 Published
Nov 16, 2021
Chile Issues Circular on Activation of Interest MFN Clauses for Interest in Tax Treaties with Canada and Mexico
Nov 05, 2021
Netherlands to Negotiate Revisions to SSAs with Canada, Chile, Egypt, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Serbia, Turkey, and the U.S.
Nov 05, 2021
OECD Welcomes G20 Leaders' Joint Declaration Including Call for Implementing Two-Pillar Solution for Global Tax Reform Effective 2023
Nov 03, 2021
Canada Providing Further Targeted COVID-19 Support Measures
Nov 02, 2021
Manitoba Enacts New Sales Tax Requirements for Online Marketplaces, Platforms, and Streaming Service Providers
Oct 26, 2021
Austrian Parliament Approves Pending SSA with Canada
Oct 26, 2021
Austrian National Council Approves Pending SSA with Canada
Oct 18, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers Endorse Final Political Agreement on OECD Two-Pillar Solution for International Tax Reform
Oct 15, 2021
Canada Planning to Impose Digital Services Tax if International Tax Reform Fails to be Implemented by 2024
Oct 14, 2021
Canada Employment Insurance Contribution Rates and Maximums for 2022
Sep 23, 2021
Andorran Prime Minister Speaks on Expansion of Tax Treaty Network
Sep 20, 2021
U.S. Treasury Secretary Yellen Meets with G7 Finance Ministers on International Tax Reform
Sep 13, 2021
IGF Releases Draft Practice Note for Consultation on Tax Treaty Practice in Mining Countries
Sep 02, 2021
Synthesized Texts of Indonesia's Tax Treaties with 21 Countries as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Sep 01, 2021
Canada Publishes New Guidelines on the Eligibility of Work for Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Incentives
Aug 27, 2021
SSA between Austria and Canada Signed
Aug 26, 2021
SSA between Argentina and Canada Signed
Aug 18, 2021
Canada Department of Finance Consulting on Proposed Luxury Tax
Aug 16, 2021
Canada Department of Finance Consulting on National Tax on Non-Resident Owned Residential Real Estate
Aug 12, 2021
Canada Department of Finance Consulting on Border Carbon Adjustments
Aug 11, 2021
Canada Extends COVID-19 Benefits and Support
Aug 10, 2021
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Entering into Force for Peru
Jul 29, 2021
Peru Publishes Resolution for Approval of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
Jul 21, 2021
Egypt Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with 26 Countries as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jul 20, 2021
Canada Budget Implementation Act 2021 No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jul 13, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers Achieve Agreement on OECD Two-Pillar Solution to Address the Tax Challenges Arising from the Digitalisation of the Economy
Jul 12, 2021
Canada Provides Guidance on Pending Rules for Non-Resident Digital Economy Businesses
Jun 29, 2021
Canada Publishes New Information Circular on Competent Authority Assistance Under Canada's Tax Conventions
Jun 23, 2021
G7 Leaders Endorse Finance Ministers Agreement on Global Minimum Tax
Jun 14, 2021
Canada Department of Finance Consulting on Investment Tax Credit for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Projects
Jun 10, 2021
G7 Finance Ministers Reach Agreement on Global Minimum Tax and Market Country Taxing Rights
Jun 07, 2021
Netherlands Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaties with Australia, Canada, Finland, Georgia, Iceland, and India as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jun 07, 2021
Quebec and Tunisia Continue SSA Negotiations
Jun 04, 2021
Canada Launches Consultation on Tax Implications of International Accounting Rules for Insurance Contracts
Jun 03, 2021
New Brunswick Canada Reducing Personal Income Tax
May 17, 2021
Serbia Ratifies Pending SSA with Quebec
May 12, 2021
Serbia Approves Pending SSA with Quebec
May 10, 2021
Canada Budget 2021 Delivered Including Consultations on New Mandatory Disclosure Rules and Digital Services Tax
Apr 21, 2021
Canada Updates Guidance on International Income Tax Issues Raised by the COVID-19 Crisis
Apr 20, 2021
Manitoba, Canada Introducing New Tax Requirements for E-Commerce Sales from December 2021
Apr 12, 2021
G20 Finance Ministers OECD Tax Report and Meeting Communiqué Published
Apr 09, 2021
U.S. IRS Publishes Release on FINtech Focus for Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement
Mar 29, 2021
OECD Publishes 30 Country Profiles Applying Arbitration Under the BEPS MLI
Mar 26, 2021
OECD Updates List of Tax Administrations Participating in the International Compliance Assurance Programme
Mar 24, 2021
New Provincial Sales Tax Registration Requirements Effective 1 April 2021 for Businesses Outside British Columbia, Canada
Mar 23, 2021
Northwest Territories, Canada Reducing Small Business Tax Rate
Mar 18, 2021
Budget Address 2021 Delivered for Prince Edward Island, Canada
Mar 17, 2021
Canada Revenue Agency Publishes FAQ on Application of GST/HST in Relation to Electronic Commerce Supplies
Mar 16, 2021
Switzerland Concludes Negotiations for Tax Treaties with Ethiopia and Zimbabwe and Amending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Six Countries
Mar 15, 2021
Canadian Government Announces Wage and Rent Subsidy Amounts to Remain Unchanged Through to June
Mar 10, 2021
G7 Leaders Statement Notes Goal to Reach a Consensus-Based Solution on International Taxation by Mid-2021
Feb 22, 2021
UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Notes Solution to the Tax Challenges of the Digital Economy as a Key Priority During G7 Finance Ministers Meeting
Feb 16, 2021
Canada Revenue Agency No Longer Requiring Taxpayers to pay Cost Recovery Charge for APAs
Feb 16, 2021
Danish Parliament Approves Change in MLI Reservations Regarding Arbitration
Dec 30, 2020
Canada Announces the 2021 Automobile Deduction Limits and Expense Benefit Rates for Businesses
Dec 29, 2020
Saskatchewan Enacts Temporary Small Business Tax Rate Reduction
Dec 22, 2020
Finland Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Canada and Serbia as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Dec 04, 2020
Canada Planning to Introduce New GST/HST Requirements for Digital Supplies and a New Digital Services Tax
Dec 03, 2020
Canada Enacts Additional COVID-19 Support Measures
Dec 01, 2020
Indonesia Confirms Completion of Internal Procedures for the Entry into Effect of BEPS MLI for 22 Covered Agreements
Dec 01, 2020
Colombian Tax Authority Issues Ruling on the Taxation of Commissions under Tax Treaty with Canada
Nov 12, 2020
Additional COVID-19 Support Measures Introduced in Canadian Parliament
Nov 06, 2020
Supreme Court of Canada Agrees to Hear Case Involving Eligibility for Exclusion of Income Earned by Foreign Subsidiary Bank
Nov 02, 2020
Australia and Canada Submit Notification Objecting to Danish Reservations for BEPS MLI Arbitration
Nov 02, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Virtual Meeting
Oct 15, 2020
Canada Speech from the Throne Delivered Including Focus on Taxing Digital Companies, Addressing Wealth Inequality, and Promoting Clean Tech
Sep 25, 2020
The Czech Republic Publishes Bulletin on Impact of BEPS MLI on Tax Treaty with Canada
Sep 10, 2020
British Columbia Delays Certain Tax Measures in Response to COVID-19
Sep 08, 2020
Luxembourg Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Aug 20, 2020
SSA between Serbia and Quebec Signed
Jul 30, 2020
Canada Announces Payment Deadline Extension and Interest Relief on Tax Debts During COVID-19 Pandemic
Jul 29, 2020
SSA between Bulgaria and Quebec to Enter into Force
Jul 29, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Virtual Meeting
Jul 20, 2020
U.S. IRS Publishes Release on the Two-Year Anniversary of the Formation of the Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement
Jul 14, 2020
Malta Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jul 08, 2020
Alberta Canada Reduces Corporate Tax Rate to 8%
Jul 07, 2020
SSA between Austria and Canada to be Signed
Jul 02, 2020
Tax Treaty between Canada and Madagascar has Entered into Force
Jul 01, 2020
Canada Guidance on International Income Tax Issues Raised by the COVID-19 Crisis
Jun 09, 2020
Belgium Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Australia, Austria, Canada, and Finland as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jun 05, 2020
France Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jun 01, 2020
CRA Publishes Notice on Extended Filing Deadlines for Corporation and Trusts
May 29, 2020
Canada Extending Emergency Wage Subsidy for COVID
May 21, 2020
India Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by BEPS MLI
May 20, 2020
USMCA Entering into Force on 1 July 2020
May 05, 2020
Ireland Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaties with Canada, Finland, Georgia, and Japan
Apr 27, 2020
G7 Officials Will Return to Priority Agenda Items Including Tax Challenges of Digitalization Once Immediate Impacts of COVID-19 Crisis Abate
Apr 16, 2020
Canada Enacts Legislation for Emergency Wage Subsidy During COVID-19 Pandemic
Apr 15, 2020
Canada Updates COVID-19 Economic Response Plan Including GST/HST and Customs Deferral
Apr 03, 2020
Canada Revises COVID-19 Economic Response Plan with New Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
Mar 31, 2020
Australia Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by BEPS MLI
Mar 26, 2020
Canada's Department of Finance Publishes COVID-19 Economic Response Plan Including Tax Payment Deferral
Mar 20, 2020
U.S. Issues Release on Canada's Approval of USMCA
Mar 18, 2020
Quebec Introducing New Incentives as Part of Budget 2020-2021
Mar 17, 2020
Canada Coronavirus Response Includes Flexible Tax Payment Arrangements to Support Businesses
Mar 16, 2020
Manitoba Reducing PST Rate to 6% and Implementing a CAD 25-Per-Tonne Green Levy
Mar 10, 2020
Nova Scotia Cutting Corporate Tax Rates as Part of 2020-2021 Budget
Mar 09, 2020
Canada to Extend Zero-Emissions Vehicle Tax Incentive for Businesses
Mar 05, 2020
Colombia Clarifies Impact of Tax Treaty with the UK on MFN Clauses in Tax Treaties with Canada, Czech Republic, Mexico, and Portugal
Mar 03, 2020
Canadian Appeals Court Holds Restructuring to Benefit from Tax Treaty with Luxembourg Not Subject to GAAR
Feb 28, 2020
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Riyadh Meeting
Feb 26, 2020
Canada Consults on Strengthening Corporate Beneficial Ownership Transparency in Canada
Feb 24, 2020
U.S. IRS Notes Progress on Closing the Net on Global Tax Evasion with J5 Tax Chiefs
Feb 21, 2020
Austria Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by BEPS MLI
Feb 18, 2020
Bulgaria Ratifies Pending SSAs with Azerbaijan and Quebec
Feb 07, 2020
U.S. President Signs Law Implementing United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement
Jan 31, 2020
Quebec and Tunisia Conclude SSA Negotiations
Jan 31, 2020
Canada Notes Entry into Force of BEPS MLI
Jan 30, 2020
Bulgaria Approves Pending SSAs with Azerbaijan and Quebec
Jan 27, 2020
Canada Issues Notice on CbC Report Filing Requirements
Jan 24, 2020
Global Tax Chiefs Undertake Unprecedented Multi-Country Day of Action to Tackle International Tax Evasion
Jan 24, 2020
U.S. Congress Approves New Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico
Jan 22, 2020
Slovenia Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Belgium, Canada, Georgia, and Luxembourg as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jan 15, 2020
Serbia Publishes Synthesized Texts of Tax Treaties with Canada, Ireland, and Luxembourg as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Jan 10, 2020
Slovak Republic Publishes Notices on Impact of BEPS MLI on Tax Treaties with Nine Countries
Jan 06, 2020
Poland Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaties with Canada and India as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Dec 20, 2019
Bulgaria Approves Pending SSA with Quebec
Dec 16, 2019
Canadian Government Proposing Middle Class Tax Cuts through Basic Personal Amount Increase
Dec 12, 2019
Canada Pension Plan Contribution Rates and Maximums for 2020 Published
Dec 05, 2019
Singapore Publishes MLI Impact for Tax Treaty with Canada
Dec 05, 2019
BEPS MLI in Force for Canada, Switzerland, and Ukraine
Dec 03, 2019
Quebec Extends Tax Credit to Support the Digital Transformation of Print Media Companies and Introduces a New Credit for Salary Costs
Nov 26, 2019
UK Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Nov 20, 2019
Canada Expected to Introduce Digital Services Tax
Oct 24, 2019
G20 Welcomes Progress on Addressing the Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalization of the Economy
Oct 21, 2019
Japan Publishes Synthesized Text of Tax Treaty with Canada as Impacted by the BEPS MLI
Oct 21, 2019
Canada's Liberal and Green Parties Propose Digital Services Tax and Robot Tax Ahead of Elections
Oct 02, 2019
SSA between Bulgaria and Quebec Signed
Sep 27, 2019
Canada Employment Insurance Contribution Rates and Maximums for 2020
Sep 18, 2019
Albanian Parliament Approves Pending SSA with Canada
Sep 18, 2019
Norway Negotiating Amending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Austria and Canada
Sep 06, 2019
Quebec Sales Tax Requirements for non-Québec Resident Digital Service Suppliers
Sep 03, 2019
Canada and Switzerland Deposit Ratification Instruments for BEPS MLI
Aug 30, 2019
OECD Releases First Stage 2 Monitoring Reports for BEPS Action 14 on Improving Tax Dispute Resolution Mechanisms
Aug 14, 2019
Update - Mexico Ratifies New Trade Agreement with the U.S. and Canada
Aug 02, 2019
Canada Consulting on Draft Proposals to Improve Tax System
Aug 01, 2019
Summary for G7 Finance Ministers Meeting in Chantilly France Published
Jul 19, 2019
Albania Approves Pending SSA with Canada
Jul 11, 2019
Canada Budget Implementation Act, 2019, No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jun 28, 2019
Mexico Ratifies New Trade Agreement with the U.S. and Canada
Jun 24, 2019
Canada Ratifies BEPS MLI
Jun 24, 2019
Hong Kong CbC Exchange with Canada
Jun 24, 2019
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published Following Fukuoka Meeting
Jun 11, 2019
Canada Ratifies Pending Tax Treaty with Madagascar
Jun 10, 2019
Canadian Government Response to Auditor General Report on the Taxation of E-Commerce
May 09, 2019
SSA between Albania and Canada Signed
May 06, 2019
Bulgaria to Sign SSA with Quebec
May 03, 2019
Canadian Lower House of Parliament Approves BEPS MLI
Apr 11, 2019
Canada Federal Budget 2019 Tabled
Mar 21, 2019
SSA between Peru and Quebec under Negotiation
Feb 28, 2019
Canada Individual Income Tax Brackets/Rates for 2019
Feb 22, 2019
New Trade Agreement between the U.S, Mexico, and Canada Signed
Dec 03, 2018
G20 Declaration Published following Leader's Summit in Buenos Aires
Dec 03, 2018
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement to Enter into Force for Vietnam
Nov 30, 2018
Canada 2018 Fall Economic Statement Delivered Including Proposals for Immediate Deductions and Accelerated Allowances for Investments
Nov 26, 2018
Canada Pension and Employment Insurance Contribution Rates and Maximums for 2019
Nov 21, 2018
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement to Enter into Force
Nov 20, 2018
Agreement for Exchange Information on Income between Argentina and Canada Signed and In Force
Oct 31, 2018
Canada to Negotiate Update to Tax Treaty with Brazil
Oct 26, 2018
Canadian Government Announced Next Steps in Climate Change Plan
Oct 25, 2018
Canadian Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Issues Report Calling for Tax and Regulatory Reforms
Oct 19, 2018
Canada Joins Mexico and U.S. in New Trade Agreement
Oct 03, 2018
Canada Publishes Draft Regulations for Taxation of Cannabis Sales for Non-Medical Purposes
Sep 21, 2018
Canada's Employment Insurance Premium Rate for 2019
Sep 18, 2018
World Customs Organization Publishes Updated Guide to Customs Valuation and Transfer Pricing
Sep 11, 2018
U.S. Trade Representative Publishes Statement on Trade Negotiations with Mexico and Canada
Sep 04, 2018
Canadian Tax Court Holds Gains on Shares Deriving Value from Oil and Gas Rights are Exempt under Tax Treaty with Luxembourg
Aug 29, 2018
Canadian Senate Committee Issues Report on Deduction Restrictions for Foreign Internet Advertising
Aug 28, 2018
U.S. President Trump Announces Preliminary Agreement on Trade Reached with Mexico
Aug 28, 2018
Proposal to Tighten Rules on GST/HST Input Tax Reclaims by Holding Companies
Aug 20, 2018
Poland - Quebec SSA Agreement set to enter into force on September 1st
Aug 17, 2018
G20 Research Group Finds G20 Members Have Fully Complied with their BEPS Commitments
Aug 10, 2018
Canada Consulting on Draft Tax Legislative Proposals
Aug 03, 2018
Canadian Tax Court Holds Capital Gain of Dutch Incorporated Company is Taxable in Canada Based on Effective Management and Control
Aug 01, 2018
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published following Buenos Aires Meeting
Jul 25, 2018
Canada Announces Successful First Round of CbC Report Exchanges
Jul 13, 2018
Canada Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jun 27, 2018
TIEA between Canada and Grenada has Entered into Force
Jun 26, 2018
G7 Summit Communiqué Published Including Commitment to Fair Taxation in the Digital Economy
Jun 13, 2018
Notice of Ways and Means Motion Tabled in Canadian Parliament to Implement BEPS MLI
May 31, 2018
Canadian Tax Court Holds Commission Fees for Arranging Buyer of Shares Not Eligible for HST Exemption on Financial Services
May 14, 2018
New SSA between Canada and Portugal to be Negotiated
May 07, 2018
Canada Standing Committee on International Trade Issues Report on Supporting and Fairly Taxing E-Commerce
May 04, 2018
SSA between Canada and Moldova to be Negotiated
Apr 06, 2018
Québec Budget Includes Measures for Tax Fairness including Sales Tax on Digital Supplies of Non-Québec Suppliers
Apr 02, 2018
Canada Budget Act 2018 Tabled in Parliament
Mar 30, 2018
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published following Buenos Aires Meeting
Mar 22, 2018
Canada Gazettes Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2
Mar 14, 2018
New Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Signed
Mar 09, 2018
Canada Federal Budget 2018 Tabled
Mar 01, 2018
Spain Negotiating Revisions to SSAs with Canada and South Korea
Mar 01, 2018
International Compliance Assurance Programme Pilot for Transfer Pricing Launched
Jan 25, 2018
Canada Launches Consultation on Federal Carbon Pricing System
Jan 22, 2018
Protocol to SSA between France and Quebec has Entered into Force
Jan 05, 2018
SSA between Canada and Tunisia under Negotiation
Jan 04, 2018
The Bahamas Negotiating TIEA with Chile and Protocols to TIEAs with Canada and the Faroe Islands
Dec 26, 2017
TIEA between Canada and the Cook Islands has Entered into Force
Dec 26, 2017
Canadian Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Receives Royal Assent
Dec 18, 2017
Madagascar Approves Pending Tax Treaties with Canada and Morocco
Nov 14, 2017
Tax Treaty between Canada and Ethiopia under Negotiation
Nov 13, 2017
TIEA between Antigua and Barbuda and Canada Signed
Nov 09, 2017
Canada to Introduce Measures to Limit the Tax Deferral Opportunities Related to Passive Investments
Oct 20, 2017
U.S. Publishes CbC Exchange Arrangements with Canada and Italy
Oct 20, 2017
Canada to Reduce Small Business Tax Rate
Oct 19, 2017
Quebec Planning to Tax Foreign Digital Goods and Service Providers
Oct 10, 2017
Pakistan Approves Negotiations to Amend Tax Treaties with Canada, Qatar, and South Korea
Oct 06, 2017
OECD Releases First Batch of MAP Peer Review Results
Sep 27, 2017
SSA between Quebec and Serbia under Negotiation
Sep 25, 2017
Canada Consulting on Draft GST/HST and Income Tax Proposals
Sep 13, 2017
OECD Publishes Compliance Ratings on Beneficial Ownership Transparency for 10 Jurisdictions under New Peer Review Process
Aug 23, 2017
First Round of NAFTA Revision Negotiations Held
Aug 18, 2017
SSA between Quebec and South Korea to Enter into Force
Aug 04, 2017
New SSA between Canada and France has Entered into Force
Aug 03, 2017
New SSA between Canada and Italy to Enter into Force
Jul 28, 2017
SSA between India and Quebec has Entered into Force
Jul 25, 2017
TIEA between Canada and Grenada Signed
Jul 20, 2017
Brazilian Revenue Service Confirms Technical Service Fees Paid to Canadian Recipient Subject to Withholding Tax
Jul 17, 2017
G20 Leaders' Declaration Published following Hamburg Summit
Jul 10, 2017
Canadian Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jun 26, 2017
Canadian Parliament Committee Proposes Measures to Support Media Industry
Jun 19, 2017
Canada Launches Public Consultation on Changes to Voluntary Disclosures Program
Jun 14, 2017
CbC Exchange Arrangement between Canada and U.S. Signed
Jun 12, 2017
Canada to Negotiate Updates to Tax Treaties with Germany and Switzerland
Jun 09, 2017
Signing Ceremony Held for BEPS Multilateral Instrument
Jun 08, 2017
Canada Publishes Updated Tax Collection Policies
May 25, 2017
Argentina and Canada Conclude SSA Negotiations
May 25, 2017
Canadian Government Proposes Federal Carbon Pricing Backstop for Provinces that Do Not have Own System in Place by 2018
May 22, 2017
G7 Finance Ministers Communiqué and Declaration on Fighting Tax Crimes Published
May 17, 2017
Canada's Yukon Territory to Cut Corporate Tax Rates
May 09, 2017
Ontario to Introduce Non-Resident Speculation Tax for Residential Property
Apr 21, 2017
Canada Revenue Agency Publishes Overview of What's New for Corporations 2016/2017
Apr 18, 2017
Canada Budget Act Tabled in Parliament
Apr 14, 2017
2017 Tax Rate Changes for British Colombia, New Brunswick, Quebec, and Saskatchewan
Mar 31, 2017
Canadian Court Holds Canadian Authority May Not Make Transfer Pricing Adjustment following MAP Resolution with U.S.
Mar 24, 2017
Canada Federal Budget 2017 Tabled
Mar 23, 2017
G20 Finance Ministers Communiqué Published
Mar 22, 2017
Hong Kong Signs Agreements for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information with Six Countries
Mar 20, 2017
Canadian House of Commons Passes Motion Against Tax Havens
Mar 13, 2017
Canada Publishes CbC Reporting Guidance
Mar 09, 2017
Singapore Agreements for Exchange of Financial Account Information Enter into Force with Australia, Korea, Italy, Canada and Latvia
Mar 01, 2017
Canadian Government Response to Committee Report on Actions to Address Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion including Support for BEPS Measures
Feb 27, 2017
Canada Updates Income Tax Folio for Principal-business Corporations in Resource Industries
Feb 08, 2017
Canada CbC Reporting Form Published
Feb 06, 2017
Swiss Agreements for Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information in Force with Nine Jurisdictions and the EU
Jan 27, 2017
Brazil Clarifies Withholding Tax Obligation for Payments for Technical Services to Canada and the U.S.
Jan 24, 2017
SSA between Canada and Peru to Enter into Force
Jan 11, 2017
Exchange of Notes to the Tax Treaty between Canada and the UK has Entered into Force
Jan 09, 2017
Canada and Switzerland Exchange Notes on the Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information
Dec 29, 2016
Canada Personal Income Tax Brackets for 2017
Dec 28, 2016
Tax Treaty between Canada and Israel has Entered into Force
Dec 28, 2016
Tax Treaty between Canada and Taiwan has Entered into Force
Dec 27, 2016
Canada Budget Implementation Act, 2016 No. 2 Receives Royal Assent, including CbC Reporting
Dec 23, 2016
Legislators Urge Public CbC Reporting at Tax Transparency Summit
Dec 13, 2016
SSA between Canada and China to Enter into Force
Dec 06, 2016
Tax Treaty between Canada and Madagascar Signed
Dec 05, 2016
Belgium Approves Pending Protocols to Tax Treaties with Canada, Poland, and the UK
Dec 01, 2016
Singapore and Canada Sign Competent Authority Agreement for Exchange of Financial Account Information
Nov 21, 2016
Canadian Committee on Finance Tables Report on Recommended Actions to Address Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion
Oct 31, 2016
Canada and San Marino to Enter into Tax Treaty Negotiations
Oct 12, 2016
SSA between Brazil and Quebec has Entered into Force
Oct 11, 2016
Canadian Government Planning Nationwide Carbon Tax for 2018
Oct 06, 2016
New Tax Treaty between Canada and Israel Signed
Sep 27, 2016
Canada Consults on Updates to the Tax System
Sep 20, 2016
G20 Leaders Summit Communiqué and OECD Report Published
Sep 07, 2016
Bulgaria to Sign SSA with Quebec
Aug 23, 2016
Canada Consults on Draft Tax Law Changes Including CbC Reporting
Aug 03, 2016
G20 Finance Ministers Issue Communiqué following Chengdu Meeting
Jul 27, 2016
Swiss Federal Council Adopts Dispatch on Automatic Exchange of Tax Information with Eight States and Territories
Jul 08, 2016
82 Countries Committed to Implementation of Four Minimum Standards of OECD BEPS Project under Inclusive Framework
Jul 05, 2016
Canada Budget Implementation Act, 2016 No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jun 29, 2016
Canadian Supreme Court Holds Tax Information Requests Unconstitutional where Solicitor-Client Privilege Applies
Jun 08, 2016
Canada Announces that Delaware and Florida Limited Liability Partnerships will be Treated as Corporations for Tax Purposes
Jun 02, 2016
Impact of Protocol to Estonia's Tax Treaty with Switzerland on Other Treaties
Jun 02, 2016
G7 Declaration Following Japan Summit Encourages Adoption of BEPS Measures and Measures to Improve Transparency
Jun 01, 2016
Protocol to SSA between France and Quebec Signed
Jun 01, 2016
OECD Forum on Tax Administration Agrees on Common Transmission System for CbC and CRS Information
May 18, 2016
Multilateral Agreement for the Exchange of CbC Reports Signed by Canada, China, Iceland, India, Israel and New Zealand
May 13, 2016
Alberta, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island 2016 Budget Tax Rate Changes
Apr 27, 2016
Canada Publishes Memorandum on the Application of GST/HST to Other Taxes, Duties, and Fees
Apr 21, 2016
Five EU Countries Announce Plans to Develop Multilateral System for Automatic Exchange of Beneficial Ownership Info and G20 Listens
Apr 18, 2016
Colombian Tax Authority Issues Ruling on the Taxation of "Other Income" under Tax Treaty with Canada
Mar 29, 2016
Canadian 2016 Budget Tabled Including Several BEPS-Related Measures
Mar 24, 2016
Mauritius Publishes Update on Tax Treaty/TIEA Negotiations Status
Mar 15, 2016
Canadian Appeals Court Overturns Tax Court's Disallowance of Interest Deductions for Intragroup Loan
Mar 11, 2016
New Brunswick Increasing Corporate Tax Rate and HST Rate in 2016
Mar 10, 2016
SSA between Quebec and Romania has Entered into Force
Mar 07, 2016
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Signed
Feb 11, 2016
Switzerland Signs Joint Declaration on Automatic Exchange of Information with Canada
Feb 08, 2016
Update - Tax Arrangement between Canada and Taiwan
Jan 22, 2016
Tax Agreement between Canada and Taiwan Signed
Jan 20, 2016
Canada Announces Proposed Cut in the 22% Personal Income Tax Rate to 20.5% and New Top Rate
Dec 09, 2015
SSA between Quebec and South Korea Signed
Dec 02, 2015
OECD Holds Inaugural Meeting for the BEPS Multilateral Instrument
Nov 12, 2015
OECD Publishes Final BEPS Package
Oct 06, 2015
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between Canada and Spain to Enter into Force
Oct 01, 2015
Newfoundland and Labrador Increases HST Rate in 2016
Aug 14, 2015
Canada launches Consultation on Legislative Proposals for Measures Included in Economic Action Plan 2015
Aug 05, 2015
New Tax Treaty between Canada and New Zealand has Entered into Force
Jul 01, 2015
Canada's Economic Action Plan 2015 Act, No. 1 Receives Royal Assent
Jun 30, 2015
TIEA between Canada and the Cook Islands Signed
Jun 22, 2015
Spain Approves Protocol to the Tax Treaty with Canada
Jun 10, 2015
OECD Agreement on Automatic Exchange of Financial Information Signed by Australia, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia and New Zealand
Jun 05, 2015
OECD Announces that Work on the BEPS Multilateral Instrument is Underway
Jun 02, 2015
Notice of Ways and Means Motion Tabled to Implement Canadian 2015 Budget Measures
May 05, 2015
Canadian 2015 Budget Delivered
Apr 22, 2015
SSA between Canada and India to Enter into Force
Apr 21, 2015
SSA between Canada and China Signed
Apr 07, 2015
Canada Publishes New Tax Folio Chapter on Interest Deductibility
Mar 18, 2015
Canadian Court Rules on Interest Deductions for Intragroup Loan
Mar 16, 2015
Canada to Extend Mineral Exploration Tax Credit for Flow-Through Shares
Mar 03, 2015
France Approves New SSA with Canada
Feb 27, 2015
Albania Provides Update on Current SSA Negotiations
Feb 13, 2015
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between Canada and the U.K. has Entered into Force
Dec 22, 2014
TIEA between Brunei and Canada to Enter into Force
Dec 05, 2014
SSA between Canada and Serbia has Entered into Force
Dec 02, 2014
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between Canada and Spain Signed
Nov 20, 2014
Tax Treaty between Canada and Taiwan to be Signed
Nov 18, 2014
Canadian Government Tables Notice of Ways and Means Motion to Implement Tax Measures
Oct 28, 2014
Revisions to the SSA between Austria and Canada Under Negotiation
Oct 08, 2014
FTA between Canada and South Korea Signed
Sep 25, 2014
Protocol to the 2012 Tax Treaty between Canada and New Zealand Signed
Sep 24, 2014
Canada Announces Payroll Tax Break For Small Businesses
Sep 15, 2014
Australian Court Rules that Payments Made by an Australian Software Distributor to a Canadian Licensor are Subject to Royalty Withholding Tax
Sep 12, 2014
Indian Court Rules that Payment for Intranet Portal Access is a Taxable Royalty
Sep 12, 2014
Canada Releases Draft Legislation Implementing Tax Measures Included in Economic Action Plan 2014
Sep 08, 2014
Mauritius Provides Update on Current Tax Treaty Negotiations
Aug 20, 2014
Canada Issues Q4 2014 Interest Rates for Over and Underpaid Tax
Aug 07, 2014
Brazil Ratifies Social Security Agreement with Canada
Jul 31, 2014
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between Canada and the U.K. Signed
Jul 22, 2014
Protocol to the Tax Treaty between the Netherlands and Canada Under Negotiation
Jul 21, 2014
TIEA between Canada and Uruguay has Entered Into Force
Jul 10, 2014
Uruguay Ratifies TIEA with Canada
Jun 25, 2014
TIEA between Canada and Burkina Faso to be Negotiated
Jun 24, 2014
New Filing Requirement for Canada's Section 156 Election for Supplies Made for No Consideration
Jun 04, 2014
Canada and Nigeria Sign IPA
May 15, 2014
Canadian Court Rules on the Use of Anti-Avoidance Rule to Deny Foreign Affiliate Status
Apr 25, 2014
Treaty Protocol Between Canada and Belgium Signed
Apr 07, 2014
Budget for 2014 – business income taxation
Feb 01, 2014
Budget for 2014 – international taxation
Feb 01, 2014
Draft legislation concerning taxation of Canadian banks with foreign affiliates released
Feb 01, 2014
Treaty between Canada and UK – Tax Court of Canada decides that individual resident in Canada and the United Kingdom, but not liable to UK tax, is subject to tax in Canada
Jan 01, 2014
Protocol to treaty between Canada and France enters into force
Jan 01, 2014
Protocol to treaty between Barbados and Canada enters into force
Dec 31, 2013
Protocol to treaty between Canada and Luxembourg enters into force
Dec 31, 2013
Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2 – introduced
Dec 02, 2013
Treaty between Canada and Poland enters into force
Dec 02, 2013
Tax agreement between Canada and Hong Kong enters into force
Dec 02, 2013
Draft legislative proposals implementing certain tax measures from Economic Action Plan 2013 released for consultation
Dec 02, 2013
Proposed technical changes released addressing foreign affiliates and other provisions
Sep 16, 2013
New requirements announced for Canadians with offshore property and income
Sep 16, 2013
Protocol to treaty between Austria and Canada enters into force
Sep 16, 2013
Economic Action Plan 2013, Act No. 1 – passed by government
Jul 29, 2013
Budget for 2013 – Corporate taxation
May 06, 2013
Budget for 2013 – International taxation
May 06, 2013
Government releases draft legislative proposals concerning income tax rules applicable to Canadian banks with foreign affiliates
Feb 10, 2013
Tax agreement between Canada and Hong Kong signed
Feb 09, 2013
Draft legislative proposals introduced
Dec 02, 2012
Draft legislative proposals introduced
Dec 02, 2012
Government Releases for Consultation Draft Legislative Proposals Relating to the Income Tax Act and Regulations
Oct 14, 2012
Treaty between US and Canada – IRS releases competent authority agreement regarding application of Authorized OECD Approach (AOA)
Oct 14, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Singapore and Canada enters into force
Oct 14, 2012
Treaty between Canada and Colombia enters into force
Oct 14, 2012
Draft legislative proposals introduced
Sep 03, 2012
Amending exchange of letters between Canada and Switzerland signed
Sep 03, 2012
Treaty between Canada and Colombia enters into force
Sep 03, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Canada and Luxembourg – details
Sep 03, 2012
Treaty between Canada and Poland – details
Jul 25, 2012
Budget 2012 – Business taxation
Apr 17, 2012
Government highlights tax relief for 2012
Mar 04, 2012
Protocol to treaty between Switzerland and Canada enters into force
Feb 01, 2012
Treaty between Canada and Italy enters into force
Dec 22, 2011
Treaty between Canada and Turkey – details
Jul 27, 2011
Treaty between Canada and Turkey enters into force
Jun 21, 2011
Treaty between Canada and Greece enters into force
Feb 28, 2011
Treaty between Brazil and Canada, and between Brazil and Germany – Brazilian court decision on tax treaty treatment of remuneration of technical services
Aug 13, 2009
Budget for 2009 – business tax measures
Mar 16, 2009
Protocol between United States and Canada enters into force
Jan 23, 2009
Treaty between Canada and Colombia signed
Dec 24, 2008
Protocol to treaty between United States and Canada ratified
Nov 04, 2008
OECD released 2008 Model Tax Convention
Oct 07, 2008
Discussion draft on New Art. 7 of OECD Model – details
Aug 30, 2008
Fifth protocol to treaty between US and Canada – US Technical Explanation published
Aug 30, 2008
OECD Council approves 2008 Model Tax Convention
Aug 11, 2008
Legislative proposals released regarding remaining Budget 2008 tax measures
Aug 11, 2008
On 10 July 2008, the Minister of Finance indicated Canada's agreement with the US Treasury Department's technical explanation to the fifth protocol to the Canada-US tax treaty. Canada ratified the protocol on 14 December 2007, when Bill S-2 received Royal Assent.
Aug 11, 2008
Comments on draft contents of 2008 update to Model Tax Convention published
Jul 27, 2008
Treaty between Canada and the Netherlands – Tax Court of Canada Prévost decision on "beneficial owner" – details
Jul 27, 2008
Draft of 2008 Model Tax Convention – Proposed changes to Commentary to Art. 12 (definition of royalties)
Jun 21, 2008
Tax treaty between Canada and US – US Tax Court rules AMT FTC limitation prevails over treaty
Jun 21, 2008
Treaty between Canada and the Netherlands – Prévost decision on beneficial ownership
May 14, 2008
Protocol to US-Canada treaty referred to US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
May 14, 2008
Budget 2008
Apr 15, 2008
Protocol to treaty between US and Canada transmitted to US Senate for consent to ratify
Apr 15, 2008
OECD released discussion draft on transactional profit methods
Feb 08, 2008
Proposed technical amendments to clarify tax rules applicable to specified investment flow-through entities
Feb 08, 2008
Tax Executives Institute submits comments to US Treasury Department on new US-Canada protocol
Feb 08, 2008
Final Budget 2007 implementation Bill receives Royal Assent
Jan 16, 2008
Canada completes steps required to give effect to the fifth protocol to the Canada-US income tax treaty
Jan 16, 2008
Government unveils 2007 economic statement
Dec 03, 2007
Government releases draft legislation to implement remaining Budget 2007 tax measures
Nov 04, 2007
Fifth protocol to treaty between Canada and US – details
Nov 04, 2007
Treaty between Canada and Columbia – negotiations
Oct 01, 2007
OECD releases revised draft of Part IV (Insurance) of the Report on Attribution of Profits to Permanent Establishments
Sep 02, 2007
Treaty between Canada and Luxembourg – Canadian Federal Court of Appeal upholds Tax Court decision on non-applicability of general anti-avoidance rule to sale of shares
Jul 29, 2007
Implementation of key Budget 2007 measures
Jul 02, 2007
Anti-tax-haven initiative
Jun 18, 2007
Discussion draft on application and interpretation of non-discrimination article of OECD Model – details
Jun 18, 2007
Treaty between Canada and Greece – negotiations
Jun 18, 2007
Revised Commentary on Article 7 of OECD Model released
May 28, 2007
Treaty between Mexico and Canada ratified
May 28, 2007
Budget 2006 tax measures fully implemented
Apr 28, 2007
Budget 2007 highlights
Apr 28, 2007
Final Report on Improving the Resolution of Tax Treaty Disputes
Mar 24, 2007
Report on Attribution of Profits to PEs released
Feb 24, 2007
Treaty between Canada and Korea (Rep.) enters into force
Feb 24, 2007
Treaty between Finland and Canada enters into force
Feb 24, 2007
Finland ratifies treaty between Finland and Canada
Jan 15, 2007
Treaties with the United States and Canada considered
Jan 15, 2007
Treaty between Canada and Malaysia – negotiations to start
Dec 17, 2006
Treaty between Mexico and Canada – details
Nov 12, 2006
Amendment to treaty between China (People's Rep.) and Canada
Oct 14, 2006
Treaty between Korea (Rep.) and Canada signed
Oct 14, 2006
Proposed legislation to eliminate double taxation of dividends paid by large Canadian corporations to Canadian individual shareholders
Sep 12, 2006
Treaty between Finland and Canada – details
Sep 12, 2006
Budget 2006 highlights
Jun 14, 2006
French Guideline on treaty treatment of Canadian mutual funds in securities published
Feb 19, 2006
The Competent Authorities of Canada and the United States have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) setting out the principles, guidelines and procedures to be followed in resolving factual disagreements in mutual agreement cases under the 1980 US-Canada income tax treaty. The MOU was signed on 23 December 2005 and follows the MOU signed on 3 June 2005 that formalized the mutual agreement procedure (MAP) for resolving cases of double taxation under the treaty. It also follows the announcement by the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) on 8 December 2005 that they had reached agreement on procedures for resolving factual disputes in the MAP process.
Feb 19, 2006
Tax Court finds anti-avoidance rules not violated
Dec 06, 2005
Tax Court of Canada applies tie-breaker rules in CanadaKorea (Rep.) tax treaty to determine residence status
Oct 16, 2005
The protocol, signed on 3 September 2002 to the France and Quebec income tax treaty (entente fiscale) of 1 September 1987, entered into force on 1 August 2005. The purpose of this protocol is to harmonize the France-Quebec treaty with the modifications made in the protocol signed on 30 November 1995 to the France-Canada treaty.
Oct 16, 2005
Revenue Agency releases transfer pricing memorandum on bundled transactions
Sep 21, 2005
As from 1 January 2006, the 2003 income tax treaty, signed on 8 October 2003, will replace the 1966 income tax treaty.
May 01, 2005
The new income and capital tax treaty between Canada and Romania, signed on 8 April 2004, entered into force on 31 December 2004. The new treaty generally applies from 1 January 2005.
Jan 19, 2005