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– 2021 Canadian Law Awards
Stewart McKelvey signs on to Supplier Diversity Pilot Program with the Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council
Trustees beware! New trust reporting and disclosure requirements under the Income Tax Act are here – are you ready for them?
By Richard Niedermayer, K.C., TEP & Rackelle Awad New trust disclosure rules originally announced on February 27, 2018, are now in force, and trusts with taxation years ending on or after December 31, 2023 are now subject to a series of new requirements relating to reporting and disclosure. Trusts with a 2023 calendar year-end must…
By David Wedlake and Andrew Paul In late December 2023, the Federal Government issued draft Criminal Interest Rate Regulations under the Criminal Code. These proposed regulations follow the Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1 which provided for, among other legislative changes, amendments to the Criminal Code to reduce the criminal rate of interest from 60%…