Tax Alert Archives October 2021

New Ontario Business Registry Launches Online

The Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services launched its much-anticipated Ontario Business Registry online today. Organizations that are incorporated, registered or licensed to carry on business in Ontario can now directly access over 90 services 24/7 all-year-round, and will be…

Prepared by: Milan Vukovic

Milan is an Associate practising out of the Toronto office. Milan graduated from the Queen’s University Faculty of Law in 2017, obtaining the Dean’s Bronze Scholar Award for third highest cumulative average in his first year and the R.W. Leonard… more »


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

On October 8, 2021, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced that 136 countries, including Canada, reached an agreement to address tax challenges related to multinational enterprises (MNEs) and the digitalization and globalization of the economy.


Prepared by: Alvin Lun

Alvin’s practice focuses on domestic and international tax planning for individuals, trusts, and corporations, as well as representing taxpayers in their disputes with the Canada Revenue Agency. He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese. Prior to joining Thorsteinssons, Alvin… more »