Category: Corporate Tax

Federal Government Tables Budget 2019: Investing in the Middle Class

Published by Tim Barrett

Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau, tabled the 2019 Budget today (“Budget Day”). This Thorsteinssons update summarizes some of the main tax takeaways.

The tax measures introduced in the Budget should not impact the vast majority of businesses. As a pre-election…

Finance Proposes Substantial Changes to Private Corporation Taxation

Published by Thorsteinssons LLP

On July 18, 2017, the Department of Finance released its consultation policy paper on the taxation of private corporations first announced in Budget 2017, along with proposed legislation on some of the topics addressed.

The Minister’s introductory letter acknowledges the…

Canadian Forest Navigation Co. Ltd., 2017 FCA 39 (“Canadian Forest”)

Published by Leonard Gilbert

“Rectification”, a means to “fix” a mistake made in the implementation of an agreement, has been a popular topic in tax law since the Supreme Court of Canada’s decisions limiting the availability of rectification for tax planning errors in AG