Blawg Posts

emblem July 7, 2017 – Canada’s Voluntary Disclosure Programme
emblem July 5, 2017 – Charities’ Spending on Politics: How the CBC got it wrong.  Really wrong.  Again.
  
emblem June 23 2017 – Steering Glaciers – How Bureaucratic Inertia at the CRA is Exposing You to Risk 
  
emblem October 7, 2016 – The Eligible Dependent Tax Credit – Divorced Parents Are Missing Out on Free Money!
  
emblem  August 26, 2016 – Tax Lawyers vs Accountants; What Every Financial Advisor Needs To Know
  
 emblem July 29, 2016 – BC’s 15% Property Transfer Tax on Sales to Non-Residents Will NOT Work
  
 emblem May 13, 2016 – Wynter of Discontent; Two Recent but Irreconcilable Cases on Gross Negligence Penalties
  
 emblem May 6, 2016 – How to turn a net $ 195 donation into $ 1,000 worth of help for Fort Mac! #AlbertaStrong!
  
 emblem October 10, 2015 – Tale of two tax stories by the CBC; One total BS and one not BS, but I have quibbles
  
 emblem August 26, 2015 – Open Letter on Corporate Tax Policy to my Buddy from High School who is Running for the Federal NDP
  
 emblem March 23, 2015 – Another Court Finds CRA Owes Duty Of Care… But only kinda
  
 emblem February 27, 2015 – Income Splitting NOT FAIR: There are Better Ways to Improve the “Fairness” of Canada’s Tax System
  
 emblem February 26, 2015 – Employee or Contractor for Canadian Tax Purposes?
  
 emblem February 13, 2015 – Don’t Drag Your Family into Your Canadian Tax Debts! – Derivative Liability Under s. 160 (and Why De-Taxers Always Lose)
  
 emblem January 26, 2015 – McKesson: When Advocacy “Boyles Over”
  
 emblem January 15, 2015 – More on Tax Court Costs; Henco et.al.
  
 emblem December 16, 2014 – “The Importance of Proper Pleadings in the Tax Court of Canada… Again”
  
 emblem December 9, 2014 – Everything you’ve never wanted to know about calculating distance as it relates to moving expense deductions.
  
 emblem December 1, 2014 – The Tax Court of Canada’s horrible mean unfair day … just like every day!
 
emblem  November 24, 2014 – The Different Meanings of “Resident” for Canadian Tax Purposes
 
 emblem November 18, 2014 – Canada’s Voluntary Disclosures Program
 
 emblem October 31, 2014 – Uncle Sam Wants You! … or at least your information if you are a US Person…
 
 emblem September 29, 2014 – Case Comment on 1057513 Ontario Inc. v HMQ
 
 emblem September 19, 2014 – The Wonderful World of Tax Appeals
 
 emblem August 15, 2014 – Bankruptcy – The Unfortunate End of the Line for Many Tax Disputes
 
 emblem August 8, 2014 – How to Handle Disputes with the CRA
 
 emblem August 4, 2014 – CRA Crackdown On The Political Activities of Charities Well-Founded and Fundamentally Pro-Democracy
 
 emblem July 25, 2014 – Employee or Contractor?
 
 emblem July 18, 2014 – CRA Flunks Tax Pleadings 101
 
 emblem July 11, 2014 – A Modest Proposition
 
 emblem July 4, 2014 – Revenge of Bozzer
 
 emblem June 27, 2014 – Case Comment : Marzen Artistic Aluminum
 
 emblem June 20, 2014 – CRA Owes a Duty of Care to Taxpayers
 
 emblem June 13, 2014 – Recent Cases Where Taxpayers Have Won Costs : The Tax Court Gives the CRA a little “Tough Love”
 
 emblem June 3, 2014 – International Canadian-Compliant Private-Placement Life Insurance
 
 emblemMarch 27, 2014 – Wow, just wow …. Another mega-million tax fraud scheme comes to light
 
emblemFebruary 14, 2014 – W5s “Punitive Penalties” Story, and What the Reporters Failed to Tell You
 
emblemFebruary 12, 2014 – Canada’s 2014 Federal Budget – International & Cross-Border Tax Update
 
emblemOctober 18, 2013 – Maybe not all publicity is good publicity … but I stand by what I said
 
 emblemDecember 3, 2012 – Tax Shelters – You Can Never Be Too Cautious; Berg v The Queen
 
 emblemOctober 18, 2012 – Transfer Pricing: Supreme Court upholds Federal Court of Appeal in Canada v GlaxoSmithKline Inc.
 
 emblemOctober 5, 2012 – Tax evasion whistleblower awarded $104 million
 
 emblemSeptember 14, 2012 – Getting the Most For Canadians Out Of The Immigrant Investor Program
 
 emblemJune 28, 2010 – France Declares Victory in HSBC Case
 
 emblemFebruary 9, 2010 – The IRS Whistleblower Program – The US Pays People to Inform on Non-Compliant US Taxpayers
 
 emblemFebruary 3, 2010 – Shiver Me Timbers, Mateys – Ahoy The Age Of Tax Privateering
 
 emblemDecember 9, 2009 – Happy HST Day!
 
 emblemDecember 2, 2009 – Canada, Voluntary Disclosure & UBS – the Good News, the Bad News and The Truth
 
 emblemNovember 18, 2009 – Non resident tax in Canada
 
 emblemNovember 17, 2009 – Fear and Voluntary Disclosures – Could it happen in Canada?