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Tuesday, September 05, 2017 @ 09:19 AM

Agreement between Quebec, Airbnb on tax remittance called 'unique'

The government of Quebec has reached an agreement with Airbnb that allows the online hospitality service to collect and remit the tax on lodging on behalf of the hosts on its home-sharing platform, and a McGill University professor is saying the agreement is "an expansion of the idea" about who is responsible for paying taxes in the era of the shared economy. ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 @ 10:10 AM

CREDITORS AND CLAIMS - Claims - Priorities - Secured claims - Claims by Crown - Federal

Appeal by the Crown from an order determining a question of law in its Federal Court action to recover a debt owing by Callidus Capital Corporation (Callidus) for unremitted GST and HST, and awarding costs to Callidus. ... [read more]

Monday, August 28, 2017 @ 12:04 PM

Dentons Boekel adds four partners for Dutch tax practice

Dentons Boekel announced the launch of its tax practice in the Netherlands with the recruitment of four partners, Jurjen Bevers, Paul Halprin, Heico Reinoud and Marnix Veldhuijzen. ... [read more]

Monday, August 21, 2017 @ 01:40 PM

Campbell joins Walker West Longo's property tax practice

David Campbell has joined Walker West Longo LLP's assessment and property tax practice as a senior associate. ... [read more]

Monday, August 21, 2017 @ 01:25 PM

Pitch joins Wildeboer Dellelce as partner in tax group

Katy Pitch has joined Wildeboer Dellelce as a partner in the firm’s tax group.   ... [read more]

Thursday, August 17, 2017 @ 08:31 AM

MUNICIPAL FINANCE - Taxation - Real or immovable property assessment - Appeals - Tribunals - Courts

Appeal by the City of Prince Albert (City) from a decision of the Assessment Appeals Committee of the Saskatchewan Municipal Board (Committee) which determined that its decision in another matter did not apply to the respondent’s property tax assessment. ... [read more]

Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 01:50 PM

Walker West Longo adds Milligan as counsel

Peter Milligan has joined Walker West Longo LLP's assessment and property tax practice as counsel.  ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 08, 2017 @ 08:40 AM

TAXATION - Real or immovable property assessment - Appeals

Appeal by Gary L. Redhead Holdings Ltd. (Redhead), a property owner, from a property assessment. ... [read more]

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 06:58 AM

Federal agreement with Quebec First Nation called a 'huge thing'

The federal government has signed a new financial and governance agreement with the Cree Nation of northern Quebec, and observers are calling the new powers over taxation and governance being granted “huge.” ... [read more]

Friday, July 21, 2017 @ 12:28 PM

Ottawa's proposed taxation changes may do more harm than good, experts say

The federal government is proposing changes to Canada’s tax system to reduce loopholes they say are giving unfair advantage to high-income earners, but tax professionals say the changes may end up doing more harm than good. ... [read more]