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 Reach Your Escape Velocity – Geoffrey Moore (MDV)
In this high-energy lecture, Geoffrey Moore discusses how companies can build the escape velocity necessary to move beyond the successes and failures of the past. Moore argues that when companies focus too much on performance, they miss out on building the power to become the industry leaders that other companies envy. He shares a hierarchy model through which companies can examine and build power, and examines how product teams can best work to differentiate their company, neutralize the competition, and optimize products and offers.
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 Developing Products that Save Lives – Richard Scheller (Genentech)
As Genentech's Executive Vice President of Research and Early Development, Richard Scheller leads scientists discovering medicines that will significantly impact the lives of patients. In this candid interview, he describes the challenges of his industry, and outlines the required steps for developing products in a heavily regulated environment. Scheller also shares some personal learning curves faced when he elected to leave academic life for a new role in a commercial enterprise.
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 How to Build Instant Connections – Ori Brafman (Author)
In this illuminating lecture, bestselling author Ori Brafman explores subtle drivers that can help you spark immediate work, life, and romantic connections. Based on insights from his latest book, Click: The Magic of Instant Connections, Brafman teaches leaders and aspiring entrepreneurs how to make every chance meeting count, using examples from the workplace, collegiate life, and the battlefield.
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 A New Vision for Capital Markets – Barry Silbert (SecondMarket)
SecondMarket Founder and CEO Barry Silbert thinks his online marketplace for trading alternative assets can play an important role in creating a new model for capital markets. In this lecture, Silbert explains his personal path into entrepreneurship and describes the current growth of his firm, which has drawn attention for trading private stock in companies such as Facebook and Twitter. Silbert also offers reasons for why he thinks current public markets are broken and his vision of a new way forward.
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 Effective Models for Sustainable Growth – Jennifer Morris (Conservation International)
In this informative lecture, Conservation International Executive Vice President Jennifer Morris shares her organization's commitment to creating programs to support sustainable development. Morris articulates the importance of developing innovative financing and business models to address ecosystem services and resource management issues. She also describes the entrepreneurial initiatives her organization has built to sustain partnerships between corporate partners and local communities around the globe.
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 Creating Enchantment – Guy Kawasaki (Author)
Entrepreneur and bestselling author Guy Kawasaki shares the secrets to being enchanting and developing influence through the "pillars of enchantment." In this funny and engaging lecture, Kawasaki examines the deep value in being likable, creating trust, and taking empowering action. He also shares keys to telling a great story, overcoming resistance, and enchanting your boss and colleagues.
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 A Devotion to New Ideas – Bill Gross (eSolar & Idealab)
Bill Gross thrives on turning innovative ideas into pioneering companies. He serves as founder and CEO of Idealab, which started over 75 companies since 1996. In this stimulating lecture, he shares how Idealab continues to bring incredible ideas to market, and his personal insights on starting and running successful organizations. Gross also describes the work of eSolar, a spin-off company of Idealab that works to make solar energy cost-competitive in the global marketplace.
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 Live for the Future and Survive Success – Mark Forchette (OptiMedica)
As CEO of OptiMedica, Mark Forchette guides the company's continuing efforts to successfully deliver innovative medical technologies to market. In this lecture, he shares entrepreneurial lessons learned throughout his career, and discusses the importance of setting objectives and executing tactical plans. Forchette also touches upon the value of thorough preparation and overcoming early failures.
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 The Power of Curiosity and Inspiration – Jack Dorsey (Square)
Square and Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey is an entrepreneur driven by an innate curiosity to create amazing products and services. In this insightful lecture, Dorsey describes his early background and inspirations, the current focuses he keeps as a CEO, and his desire to create memorable experiences and solve problems.
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 Relentless Pursuit of Innovation – Susan Desmond-Hellmann (UCSF)
UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann has a track record of fostering environments conducive to innovation, in both the public and private sector. In this engaging lecture, the renowned oncologist shares insights from her career in biotechnology and academia on leading teams, managing risks against rewards, and innovative product development. Desmond-Hellmann also shares her belief as to why entrepreneurs must remain relentless when it comes to pursuing their goals.
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 Following Your Startup Vision – Brent Constantz (Calera)
Calera founder Brent Constantz is an innovator who believes that successful entrepreneurs are the ones who follow through on their original vision. Drawing upon his deep background as a successful serial entrepreneur, Constantz shares his entrepreneurial experiences and discusses many of the competitive and strategic issues facing his current ventures.
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 Delivering Innovation for the Enterprise – Aaron Levie (Box.net)
Box.net CEO Aaron Levie is an entrepreneur who seeks to reinvent how enterprise businesses share content across their organizations. In 2005, Levie saw the need for affordable storage on the Internet, and co-founded Box.net out of his college dorm room. In this high-energy lecture, Levie shares the successes and challenges of his company's move from early-stage startup to scalable cloud technology venture.
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 Social Entrepreneurship Changing Education – Wendy Kopp (Teach for America)
Wendy Kopp, Teach For America's CEO and founder, is driven to end educational inequity across the nation. In this seminar, Kopp shares her entrepreneurial story of starting Teach For America straight out of college, and articulates the sense of urgency that she and her organization still feel for producing fundamental changes to education in America.
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 How Ideas Take Flight – Jennifer Aaker (Stanford GSB)
Stanford Graduate School of Business professor Jennifer Aaker shares the power behind creating ideas that can build momentum. Through her research on the perception of happiness and meaning, Aaker describes how these concepts relate to a successful and powerful social media campaign. A well-planned effort catches audience attention and offers them an engaging story. Aaker, co-author of The Dragonfly Effect, also offers several personal and corporate examples of effective viral campaigns that garnered real world, and even life-saving, results.
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 What Great Leaders Do – Bob Sutton (Stanford)
In this lecture that parallels his book Good Boss, Bad Boss, Stanford professor Bob Sutton unpacks the best habits of beloved and effective managers, and details the worst habits of those who fail to lead. The best leaders develop and nurture those who work for them. However, when bosses gain more power, they can easily grow oblivious to the needs of those they lead.
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 Customer Focus Builds Global Growth – Diego Piacentini (Amazon)
Diego Piacentini, Senior VP of International Retail for Amazon, discusses the company's growth-centered business model, its global presence, and the strides it takes to sustain a successful customer experience. Piacentini also describes Amazon's innovative approaches to operations, mergers and acquisitions, and labor practices.
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 Funding Thunder Lizard Entrepreneurs – Ann Miura-Ko (Floodgate Fund)
Stanford Engineering lecturer and FLOODGATE partner Ann Miura-Ko offers insight into the democratization of innovation in the Internet age, and its affect on investment cycles. Additionally, Miura-Ko speaks candidly about the need to test business models, her firm's desire to be an advocate for "thunder lizard" entrepreneurs, and the challenges of achieving true work/life balance.
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 Leadership and Disruptive Technologies – Thomas Prescott (Align Technology)
Thomas Prescott, CEO of medical device manufacturer Align Technology, discusses disruptive product innovation and leadership in the medical device industry. Prescott shares the company's story, including insights on the launch of their signature product, the Invisalign orthodontic system. He also discusses operational trends and the need for sound analysis of financing, product execution, and business development tactics.
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 Honest Advice on Starting a Company – Mark Suster (Serial Entrepreneur)
Entrepreneurship is an emotional and economic roller coaster, says venture capitalist and serial entrepreneur Mark Suster. In this candid and informative lecture, Suster defies some of Silicon Valley's conventional wisdom. Based on his extensive experience with multiple companies, Suster shares his thoughts on the real day-to-day life of startups, smart ways to raise the right kind of funds, and offers honest advice in making your way as an entrepreneur.
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 Solving Problems Makes a Great Business – Chi-Hua Chien, Dan Rosensweig (KPCB, Chegg)
In conversation with KPCB's Chi-Hua Chien, Dan Rosensweig, CEO of textbook rental company Chegg, speaks about his professional history within Yahoo!, ZDNet, and Guitar Hero, and shares insights on business in the dot-com trenches. Rosensweig offers his perspective on the evolution of the online media and advertising industries. Additionally, Rosensweig encourages entrepreneurs-to-be to "bet on the inevitable" as they explore their passions and the growing future of online services.
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 Entrepreneurial Lessons: Find Value and Make Impact – Amit Chatterjee (Hara)
Amit Chatterjee, founder and CEO of Hara, the growing energy management solutions company, shares the wisdom of his entrepreneurial experience. He covers an array of topics vital to launching and running a successful enterprise, including the importance of product innovation, new market development, thriving in a competitive landscape, and the critical importance of building a brilliant team.
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 Chile: Launching a Global Entrepreneurship Hub – Juan Andrés Fontaine (Chilean Government)
Juan Andrés Fontaine, Chile's Minister of Economy, Development and Tourism, discusses his government's recent practices and programs that strive to develop Chile's entrepreneurial ecosystem. Topics touched upon include government incentive programs to attract international investment, growth and development to Chile's university research and development, and a desire to build the nation into the innovation hub of South America.
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 The Diplomacy of Technology – Alec Ross (Advisor to US Secretary of State)
Alec Ross, Senior Advisor for Innovation in the Office of Secretary of State and Co-founder of global non-profit One Economy, discusses in detail innovation policy and how it can change national diplomacy. In addition, Ross offers advice to global innovators, stressing quality time management, effective hiring practices, the mutual benefits of mentoring, and assertive risk practices.
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 The Perfect Storm in MedTech – Josh Makower (ExploraMed)
Josh Makower, CEO of ExploraMed, speaks briefly about his experience working in medicine and technology. Dr. Makower also discusses at length the numerous political, financial, and regulatory hurdles against future medical innovation, and calls for audience involvement in the tangled web of healthcare, patents, and insurance reimbursement.
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 A Panorama of Venture Capital and Beyond – Marc Andreessen (Serial Entrpreneur)
Serial entrepreneur Marc Andreessen offers the Stanford audience a rare opportunity to pose open questions. Topics addressed include everything from the state of VC and the stock market, to Facebook's market dominance, to the rebirth of consumer electronics. In addition, Andreessen offers ground rules for the start-up, including tips on attracting top talent.
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 Investing for Market Strategy and Capital – Lisa Lambert (Intel Capital)
Lisa Lambert, Vice President at Intel Capital, speaks at length on the experience of working for a mammoth, corporate-backed strategic venture capital firm. She unpacks the challenges of the post-recession VC world, and speaks at length about the industry at large. In addition, Lambert discusses critical issues of work/life balance and the conundrum of personal choices faced when climbing the corporate ladder.
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 A Pandora’s Box of Start-up Expertise – Tom Conrad (Pandora)
After nearly two decades in the trenches of Pets.com, Apple Computer, and the You Don't Know Jack game series at Berkeley Systems, Tom Conrad (Pandora CTO) shares his acquired wisdom on succeeding in the consumer internet space. He discusses agility, crisp decision making, and focus, and peppers his lessons with numerous entertaining anecdotes of dot-com days and corporate progress.
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 The Ebb and Flow of Clean Tech and Entrepreneurs – Carlos Perea (Miox)
Twenty percent of the world's population do not have access to clean drinking water, says Miox CEO Carlos Perea. What's an entrepreneur to do? Ideally, find a way to clean and reuse the global water supply that's, "twice as good at half the cost" of conventional chlorine decontamination. In this lecture, Perea demonstrates his company's abilities and explains the benefits and challenges of being an entrepreneur in clean technology.
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 Collaborative Innovation and a Pull Economy – John Seely Brown (Deloitte Center for Edge Innovation)
What can extreme surfing and World of Warcraft teach the enterprise? Independent Co-Chairman of the Deloitte Center for the Edge and former Xerox PARC Chief Scientist John Seely Brown holds them as examples of the power of frequent benchmarking and full industry info-share. He also uses them to show how the core ecosystem can be made stronger by sharing knowledge gathered from learning on the edge. In addition, Seely Brown touches upon his theory of a monumental economic shift from a push to a pull economy as outlaid in his 2010 book, The Power of Pull: How Small Moves, Smartly Made, Can Set Big Things in Motion.
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 Getting to Plan B – Randy Komisar (KPCB)
While Plan A may begin the backbone on which an entrepreneurial idea is hinged, succinct data gathering and constant market evaluation more often lead to profit with the next idea in line. The tech sector breeds innovation, says KPCB partner and frequent speaker Randy Komisar, and to do so it is required to accept the numerous fits and starts of the start-up.
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 Success and Failure Drive Innovation – Polly Sumner, Liz Tinkham (Salesforce & Accenture)
Accenture's Liz Tinkham interviews salesforce.com's Polly Sumner about entrepreneurship that occurs in both large and small companies. They both agree that innovation and risk-taking occur in any-sized company where the culture emphasizes "no idea is a dumb idea." Sumner advises young entrepreneurs to not fear risk: every failure teaches you a valuable lesson, and once learned, success is that much sweeter.
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 People, Passion, Perseverance: You’ve Got Entrepreneurship – Steve Case (Revolution & AOL)
People, passion, perseverance. Former AOL CEO and Chairman Steve Case describes these words as the bedrock of successful entrepreneurship. Heading into what may be a "golden era of entrepreneurship," he says that he relies on the "three p's" as assessment tools to help guide his direction and goals. When all of the three parts are in balance, an entrepreneur can achieve success like that of AOL; when they aren't, you get the failure of the AOL-Time Warner merger.
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 Sharing a Measure of Success – Rashmi Sinha, Jonathan Boutelle (SlideShare)
Jonathan Boutelle and Rashmi Sinha, founders of the presentation-sharing site SlideShare, describe the entrepreneurial process as a series of pivots. Boutelle explains it's not just a jump, but an evolving growth of stages that leads to an idea that can start a business. From there, Sinha says that focused execution keeps the vision moving forward. By continually measuring the activity, they both believe that entrepreneurs can better recognize the growth stages of their company.
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 Panel of Young Entrepreneurs – Steve Garrity, Clara Shih, Kimber Lockhart, Jeff Seibert, Josh Reeves, Tristan Harris (Panel of Young Entrepreneurs)
Six young Stanford grads and entrepreneurs -- Steven Garrity, Clara Shih, Kimber Lockhart, Jeff Seibert, Josh Reeves, and Tristan Harris -- share their experiences starting companies and raising capital. While being in their 20s may seem to be an obstacle to outsiders, they said they "flipped" this liability into an asset -- focusing instead on their raw ability to bring innovative ideas to life. They advise all young entrepreneurs to be persistent, opportunistic, and scrappy.
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 Entrepreneurial Journeys in Healthcare – William Hagstrom (Crescendo Bioscience)
It's not just your strengths as a leader, it's your passion, says William Hagstrom, CEO of Crescendo Bioscence, in South San Francisco, CA. He strongly advises future entrepreneurs to think of your business as a worthy crusade. Giving example with his own career, he urges those starting a company to architect their venture deeply, form a culture of excellence, and think about risk early. The culmination of his experience has redefined the role of CEO for him as way to empower others.
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 Risky Business: Analysis from an Engineering Perspective – Elisabeth Paté-Cornell (Stanford University)
Don't set sail without thinking first: this sage advice sums up risk analysis for Elisabeth Paté-Cornell, department chair of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University. She explains that risk assessment involves the study of scenarios, probabilities, and consequences. A risk analyst uses logic and statistics to makes sense of uncertainties and provides possible solutions to derail disaster. While some events force quick thinking, most can be avoided with a little forethought. After all, she simplifies: risk analysis isn't just nuclear reactors, it's also real life.
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 Unlearn Your MBA – David Heinemeier Hansson (37signals)
David Heineimeier Hansson, the creator of Ruby on Rails and partner at 37signals in Chicago, says that planning is guessing, and for a start-up, the focus must be on today and not on tomorrow. He argues that constraints--fiscal, temporal, or otherwise--drive innovation and effective problem-solving. The most important thing, Hansson believes, is to make a dent in the universe with your company.
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 Evolution of a CEO – John Adler, Trip Adler (Accuray & Scribd)
Dr. John Adler, Jr. and John "Trip" Adler III discuss their entrepreneurial experience and evolution as a business leader: For Dr. Adler, he describes his bumpy course in developing his biotechnology company, Accuray Incorporated; for his son Trip, he emphasizes the persistence and luck in developing Scribd, a social publishing site. Despite building companies in different fields, the two offer the same central advice necessary in building a successful company: trust yourself, have common sense, and there are no rules.
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 Fall 2009 Quarter Roundup: What Did We Learn? – Steve Blank (Serial Entrepreneur)
Stanford instructor and seasoned serial entrepreneur Steve Blank looks back at the commonalities and quirks of the quarter's previous speakers. Blank outlines a thorough checklist of questions and analysis helpful to any new enterprise leader, and offers insight and case studies from industry giants and new technology plays alike.
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 Successful Independent Promotion: From Artist to Entrepreneur – Quincy Jones III, Chamillionaire (QD3)
Hip-hop artists Quincy Jones III and Chamillionaire discuss mastering the business side of the music industry. Keeping up with cutting-edge technologies, production logistics, and finding creative ways to gain direct audience contact are essential tactics for the self-produced artist in the digital age.
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 A Serious Take on Internet Game Play – Mark Pincus, Bing Gordon (Zynga)
Serial entrepreneur and Zynga founder Mark Pincus and Bing Gordon, longtime Electronic Arts creative mind and investor on behalf of KPCB, provide a very laid-back and desultory conversation. Topics touched upon include successful CEOs, building sustainable companies, mentorship, and the consumer pay-driven Web 3.0.
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 A Historical Perspective on Semiconductors and Moore’s Law – Craig Barrett ((Formerly) Intel)
Intel Corporation legend, former CEO, and Chairman of the Board Craig Barrett discusses his personal career path from a Stanford Associate Professor, to Silicon Valley consultant, to a 35-year career inside one of the globe's most prominent players in technology. His talk concentrates on Moore's Law and the myriad factors in place to ensure its continued progeny.
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 Responsible Engineering in the Modern Age – Greg Papadopoulos (Sun)
Whereas the 20th century belonged to the scientist, the 21st century, says Sun Micosystems' CTO Greg Papadopoulos, is the domain of the engineer. Rather than secretly toiling away on new discoveries, modern engineers are concerned about social responsibility, renewable materials and product lifecycles, collaborative and open source discovery, and furthering industry-wide innovation.
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 Innovation in a Disruptive Environment – Steve Jurvetson (DFJ)
Steve Jurvetson, partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, offers perspective on the market opportunities in innovation and technology. Topics discussed include the necessity for utter market disruption, interdisciplinary solutions (particularly across the "bio-nano" life sciences and engineering), and advice for those interested in working in the venture capital arena.
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 Evangelizing for the Lean Startup – Eric Ries (Author)
Speaker, author, and entrepreneur Eric Ries shares rapid fire wisdom on building nimble, responsive, and efficient online software-based businesses. He also offers his wisdom on streamlining processes and progressing engineering systems, and puts forth front line insight into why some new ideas succeed where others have failed.
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 Lessons From China: The Evolution of The Globe’s Largest Search Engine – Robin Li (Baidu)
Robin Li, CEO of Baidu, speaks in detail about the launch and growth of the company and the search engine. He discusses how its intimate understanding of Chinese language and culture - and a unique social approach to search - have allowed it to succeed where many North American search giants have faltered.
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 The Art of Teaching Entrepreneurship and Innovation – Tina Seelig (STVP)
Stanford Technology Ventures Program's Executive Director Tina Seelig shares rich insights in creative thinking and the entrepreneurial mindset. Her talk, based on her 2009 book, What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20, cites numerous classroom successes of applied problem-solving and the lessons of failure.
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 Clean Tech Challenges and Solutions – Steve Westly (The Westly Group)
Steve Westly, Founder of clean tech investment firm The Westly Group and former Controller for the state of California, paints a landscape of the present and future opportunities in emerging alternative energy.
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 Inside the Mind of a Reluctant Entrepreneur – Jeff Hawkins (Numenta)
Numenta's Jeff Hawkins, a frequent company founder, inventor, and product designer for Palm and Handspring, highlights lessons learned during his tenure in technology. He also confesses that these accomplishments were mere way stations in his 30-year passionate pursuit of neuroscience.
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 The Future of Microsoft, The Future of Technology – Steve Ballmer (Microsoft)
Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO, shares his optimism for emerging innovation in the midst of economic turmoil, and the story of his own entrepreneurial path. He also speaks of his company's continued investment in Internet-ready hardware and software that seeks progress in healthcare, education, and science.
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 Under the Lid of BioFuelBox – Jennifer Scott Fonstad, Steve Perricone (BioFuelBox)
Clean tech is the topic discussed between Steve Perricone, CEO of waste management and energy company BioFuelBox, and one of his investors, DFJ veteran VC Jennifer Scott Fonstad. In addition to discussing the company's technology, structure, and applications, they also expound on current stimulus dollars for alternative energy systems.
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 Spotlight on Scalability – Sheryl Sandberg (Facebook)
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg shares her trilogy of ideas for a successful start-up and a fulfilling career. Her thoughts include building an enterprise with scalable vision, building personalized, scalable products, and the ability to scale your own connections and capabilities.
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 Building an Organization, Building a Team – Mari Baker (PlayFirst)
After two decades in start-up entrepreneurship, Mari Baker, current CEO of PlayFirst, shares some of her lifelong strategies for long-lasting success. She stresses defining the relentless purpose of the enterprise, honing a focus, and building a conscious company culture, amongst other backbone-building tasks.
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 Vision Matters – Jensen Huang (NVidia)
Jensen Huang, co-founder and CEO of NVidia, discusses the importance of having a big vision when starting a new venture. He says that you should not be daunted when others, including early customers, don't share your vision because they don't share your world view. Huang's vision for NVidia involves building a culture of innovation, with the conviction that if you aren't reinventing yourself then you are slowly dying. This culture cultivates risk-taking and, therefore, fosters a tolerance for failure.
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 Developing the Future of Home Healthcare – Elizabeth Holmes (Theranos)
Elizabeth Holmes, President, CEO, and Founder of Theranos, discusses her decision to leave Stanford to launch a biotech company, and what she's learned about raising capital and attracting top talent. Holmes allows the audience to pose numerous inquiries, and she discusses her personal conviction, development process, and path of entrepreneurship.
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 What is the Next Big Thing? – Tony Perkins, Tim Draper, Michael Moe (AlwaysOn)
Three Silicon Valley dealmakers - Tony Perkins, CEO of AlwaysOn; Tim Draper, Founder and Managing Director of Draper, Fisher Jurvetson; and Michael Moe, Founding Partner of ThinkEquity - discuss the evolutions in online media, the power of partnerships, and other next-generation opportunities for the global marketplace.
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 Innovation as the Crux of Entrepreneurship – John Hennessy (Stanford)
In academia and the private sector, innovation is the most elusive element. And, adds Stanford University President John Hennessy, it's also needed to solve crucial local and global issues. In this address that launches the University's prestigious Entrepreneurship Week event, Hennessy discusses the evolving interplay between higher learning and commercial progress.
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 Emerging Opportunities in a Post IT Marketplace – Tom Siebel (First Virtual Group)
Tom Siebel, founder of Siebel Systems and current CEO of First Virtual Group, recaps a history of the information technology boom, and pronounces it a nearly stagnant sector. He focuses on the burgeoning interests in energy, healthcare, food and water, and other market possibilities to meet the needs of an expanding, aging, and more affluent global population.
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 A History of Venture Capital – Spencer E. Ante (BusinessWeek)
Spencer E. Ante, BusinessWeek editor and author, quotes excerpts from his book, Creative Capital: Georges Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital, and offers a historical portal into the start and evolution of venture capital. He draws an investment timeline starting with the post-WWII economy, delves into the dominance of Silicon Valley, and discusses current recessionary activity.
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 Making a Big Company Feel Small – Teresa Briggs (Deloitte)
What's it like to work inside Deloitte? Managing Partner Teresa Briggs offers insight into the organization and its community outreach programs, and focuses on strategies employed to create intimacy and accountability on a smaller scale.
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 The Growth and Bloom of Cooliris – Austin Shoemaker, Soujanya Bhumkar, Josh Schwarzapel (Cooliris)
The team behind Cooliris - CEO Soujanya Bhumkar, Product Manager Josh Schwarzapel, and CTO Austin Shoemaker - discuss in detail the launch and management of their innovative web-discovery business. Topics discussed include cultivating vigorous start-up energy, building monetization into the product, and building an effective and talented team.
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 13 Mistakes and 13 Brilliant Strokes – Hugh Martin (Pacific Biosciences)
Hugh Martin, Chairman and CEO of Pacific Biosciences, looks back on the evolution of his career - from building computers to creating the future of medicine. Martin charts the lessons he learned working for large technology firms, as a leader in several successful start-ups, and while being courted by the VC community to launch a new wave in bioscience.
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 Young at Heart: How to Be an Innovator for Life – Tom Kelley (IDEO)
Tom Kelley, general manager at the world-renowned design firm, IDEO, presents five core practices that enhance creativity. Through entertaining stories and examples, he describes how these techniques help us all become more innovative in every aspect of our lives and lead to more success.
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 A Cuil Tune-up for Search Engines – Anna Patterson (Cuil)
As a research scientist at Stanford University, Anna Patterson committed herself to indexing the world's online information. Her latest venture, Cuil (pronounced "cool") is a search engine that is challenging Google. She explains how she is using her experience with startups and non-profits to take on her former employer.
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 Is Innovation Withering on the Vine? – Judy Estrin (JLabs)
JLabs LLC CEO and author Judy Estrin puts the processes and philosophies of innovation under the microscope. Her current analysis indicates that we're short-changing the business arena and culture at large, as we've stopped planting the seeds for true, monumental invention and problem-solving.
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 The Black Swans of Energy Invention – Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures)
Toss the old notions of environmentalism into the recycling bin. Investor Vinod Khosla of Khosla Ventures shatters conventional wisdom of energy reduction, and instead encourages entrepreneurs to solve environmental problems via cost-effective, innovative, and scalable engineering.
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 Balancing Economy, Equity, and Ecology Through Design – William McDonough (Architect and Author)
How do we love all of the children of all species for all time? The unlikely answer comes from architect, materials designer, VC, and eco-efficiency expert William McDonough, who sees the challenge of cycling biological and technical "nutrients" as industry's ultimate goal.
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 The Next Wave of Industry: Global Clean Tech – Erik Straser (MDV)
Mohr Davidow Ventures partner Erik Straser offers insight on the unfolding sector of new energy technologies, and discusses how it will be affected by an economy in credit crisis. He unveils the market's high level of industrial innovation, and offers students of entrepreneurship sound advice on finding the next crest in grand socioeconomic opportunity.
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 Retooling Early Stage Development – Steve Blank (Serial Entrepreneur)
Ninety-percent of Silicon Valley's start-ups fail not because of faulty product, but because they don't tap the right market and they don't know their customer. Well-seasoned serial entrepreneur Steve Blank drafts a new model for plotting the path between good idea and market success.
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 Music Artists Go Entrepreneurial – Tony Perkins (AlwaysOn Panel)
Quincy Jones III, CEO of QD3 Entertainment moderates an engaging and entertaining panel discussion on the future of the music industry. Captured during the AlwaysOn Stanford Summit, panelists include Chamillionaire, Grammy Award winning & platinum recording artist, MC Hammer, and Mistah FAB.
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 A VC Perspective on the Life Sciences – Beth Seidenberg (KPCB)
Beth Seidenberg, partner at venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, speaks at length about KPCB's current areas of interest, and its litmus test for projects worth supporting. Seidenberg also offers a case study of a life sciences firm moving from research lab toward market.
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 Under the Microscope: Socially Responsible Biotech – John Melo (Amyris)
Amyris Biotechnologies CEO John Melo explains his company's endeavors in the sustainable sciences; working both to fight disease and to create renewable energies. Melo also reflects upon his personal career path, from immigrant, to start-up, to Big Oil - and back to start-up again.
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 The Next Wave of Corporate Philanthropy – Larry Brilliant (Google.org)
In contrast to simply donating dollars for public relations benefit, in-house altruism today means ubiquitous dedication to real causes. Dr. Larry Brilliant, Executive Director for Google.org, points out that effective business-backed giving means global outreach, partnerships with experts at the heart of solving problems, and a dedicated percentage of gross income to keep these projects afloat.
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 The Evolution of Yahoo! – Sue Decker (Yahoo!)
Just days after Yahoo! rejected Microsoft's bid, President Sue Decker unveils Yahoo!'s candid perspective on the news-making deal. Decker also points out the early Internet leader's strategic failures of the past, and details Yahoo!'s reinvention strategies in a competitive, advertising-driven online marketplace.
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 Unreeling the Documentary Film – Anand Chandrasekaran, Michealene C. Risley (Tapestries of Hope)
Documentary filmmakers Anand Chandrasekaran and Michaelene C. Risley discuss not only the inspiration for their film, Tapestries of Hope, but also some of the logistics of its production. Topics include fundraising strategies and how the film team overcame obstacles along the way.
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 Rewarding Sky-High Innovation – Peter Diamandis, George Zachary (X Prize)
Today's revolutionary breakthroughs are yesterday's crazy ideas. And Peter Diamandis, chairman and CEO of the X PRIZE Foundation and entrepreneur behind numerous commercial space travel ventures, speaks at length about finding support for new business frontiers that, literally, are out of this world.
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 Concentrated Power in a Global Economy – David Rothkopf (Author)
David Rothkopf, CEO of Garten Rothkopf and author of Superclass: The Global Power Elite and the World They are Making, mulls over the research in his latest social macroeconomic tome. He iterates a wealth of trends and statistics on the ever-broadening gap between rich and poor, and how true global influence is the product of a shockingly small handful of global players.
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 Entrepreneurship that Clicks – Jeff Housenbold (Shutterfly)
Jeff Housenbold, entrepreneur and CEO of Shutterfly, captures a candid snapshot of what it means to be an entrepreneur. He focuses on his multi-decade shift from finance to photos, and spotlights how Shutterfly shapes memories, rather than moves product.
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 Banking on Corporate Culture and Strategy – Ken Wilcox (Silicon Valley Bank)
An outstanding office culture trumps all, says Ken Wilcox, the CEO of Silicon Valley Bank, who heads the most noted financial hub for the technology sector. Wilcox discusses how his financial services institution has scaffolded against recession, and bullet points the uniqueness of commercial banking for the tech start-up.
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 Representing the Socially Responsible Enterprise – Debra Dunn, Jay Coen Gilbert, Bart Houlahan, Andrew Kassoy (B Corporation)
The co-founders of B Lab, Jay Coen Gilbert, Bart Houlahan, and Andrew Kassoy, unveil their infrastructure play that seeks to give voice to the burgeoning panoply of green business. They explain how a higher set of corporate standards accountable to the environment, employees, and the community, can craft a healthier corporate ecosystem for all.
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 Healthy Entrepreneurship in Medical Devices – Mir Imran (InCube Laboratories)
Parallel entrepreneur Mir Imran, CEO of InCube Labs, has launched twenty companies - at times simultaneously. He shares his solutions-focused expertise and identifies the vitality and growth of the biomedical healthcare vertical.
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 The Path to an Acquisition – Brett Crosby (Google Analytics)
Brett Crosby, Group Manager of Google Analytics, describes the ebb and flow of the process by which his web analytics company, Urchin, was acquired by Google. He also shares some inspirational lessons in making small business loom large.
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 Entrepreneurial Practices for High-Impact Non-Profits – Christine Benninger (Humane Society)
The Humane Society of Silicon Valley had gone to the dogs before president Christine Benninger took hold of the leash in 1993. By nearly every metric - profits earned, animals saved, customers satisfied - she outlines how proven business practices transformed the HSSV into best of breed.
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 Intersection of the Environment and Financial Markets – Jesse Fink, Steve Blank (Priceline, Serial Entrepreneur)
Retired serial entrepreneur Steve Blank interviews MissionPoint Capital co-founder Jesse Fink. The two discuss the manifold investment opportunities in alternative energies and environmental conservation.
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 Angel Investing Revealed – Ron Conway, Mike Maples Jr. (Angel Investors)
Experienced angel investors, Ron Conway, Founder of Angel Investors LP, and Mike Maples, Founder of Maples Investments, provide a rare look into the ins and outs of angel investing. Conway and Maples discuss how angel investors assess opportunities, provide assistance to entrepreneurs and transition start-ups to larger venture investments or exit. In addition, Conway and Maples provide advice to entrepreneurs about finding one's passion and developing that passion into new ventures, including insight into how much money to raise and how to manage that money after it is in the bank.
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 How to Build a Successful Company – Mitch Kapor (Foxmarks)
Serial entrepreneur Mitch Kapor speaks about the fundamental principles of building successful companies by drawing on his experience as creator of Lotus 1-2-3, Chairman of Second Life, Founder of Foxmarks and a wealth of technical and social entrepreneurship knowledge. Kapor emphasizes the elements of company building that technology has changed, such as faster feedback cycles and lower barriers to entry, as well as the elements that remain the same, such as how to establish culture and trust. Kapor illuminates his observations with contemporary and historical examples that create a context-rich primer on building vibrant companies.
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 Delivering a Digital Torrent – Ashwin Navin, Ping Li (BitTorrent)
Ping Li from Accel and Ashwin Navin, the President and Co-Founder of BitTorrent, Inc. talk about BitTorrent's journey from an open-source project to being a global standard for delivering high-quality files over the Internet. He discusses how their team worked on changing the landscape of digital media distribution. His company evolved to provide a revenue proposition to some of the largest media companies in the world. Navin mentions the company's plan of scaling internationally in countries like Japan as being key to its success in the future.
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 Connecting Common Experiences – Armen Berjikly, Julio Vasconcellos (Experience Project)
Armen Berjikly, the Founder and CEO of The Experience Project, and Julio Vasconcellos, VP of Business Development discuss their experience of building a technology start-up that unites people who can improve each other's lives. Berjikly discusses how he built his new venture from fund raising to establishing the company infrastructure. He talks about the importance of hiring the right people to work in a start-up and illustrates the key role of a "Mentor Capitalist" in the journey of an entrepreneur. Berjikly also describes the financial and psychological challenges an entrepreneur faces while building a company.
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 The Growth of Solar Ventures – Larry Bawden (Jadoo Power)
Larry Bawden is a co-founder of Jadoo Power, an innovative supplier of fuel cells, and Q1 Nanosytems, a next-generation photo-voltaics provider. Bawden addresses the new landscape in technology and energy and notes the pivotal role of newer technologies in the global economy. He talks about the four fundamental planetary crises - Global Warming, Peak Oil, Population Peak and Resource Depletion that are driving changes in world. Bawden also acknowledges the rise of third generation technology and the fundamental shifts in business that it has created. He believes that these changes have created a favorable environment to launch new ventures.
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 The Art of Negotiation – Stan Christensen (Arbor Advisors)
Stan Christensen is a partner at Arbor Advisors, an investment banking firm where he negotiates on behalf of mid-market technology companies. In this lecture, Christensen builds a framework and illuminates a few of the classical mistakes in negotiation. He defines negotiation as an attempt to persuade or influence a situation. He emphasizes relationship management and problem solving as being fundamental to negotiation. He also alludes to the conceptual framework by illustrating examples from his vast global experience.
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 Startups: The Need for Speed – Dominic Orr (Aruba Networks)
Dominic Orr is the President and CEO of Aruba Networks, a supplier of secure mobility and wireless Local Area Network (LAN) solutions for enterprises. Orr unveils Aruba's approach to building solutions for mobile workforces at Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies like Microsoft, NTT Data, and SAP. He articulates Aruba's strategies for competing with mammoths like Cisco, and emphasizes that speed of execution in this highly competitive market is key to his company's success.
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 Lessons from the Electric Roadster – Martin Eberhard (Tesla Motors)
Martin Eberhard is the Co-Founder, President of Technology and former CEO of Tesla Motors, a company that produces the Tesla Roadster, a battery-powered electric sports car. Eberhard discusses his inspiring journey of diverse experiences in building Tesla Motors. He describes the lessons he learned: from the realization of doing something meaningful to thinking an idea through and aggressively following all leads. Tesla Motors which started with two employees is now more than 250 employees strong.
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 From Venture Capitalist to Entrepreneur – Donna Novitsky (Big Tent)
Donna Novitsky, CEO of Big Tent Design and a former venture capitalist at Mohr Davidow Ventures contrasts her experiences as an executive in a start-up, a venture capitalist and as an entrepreneur. Novitsky addresses the role of risk mitigation in investing in new ventures and the importance of having a singular focus, aligning company goals with funding requirements and team work in an entrepreneurial environment. Her motto, "Go big or don't go!" has driven her endeavors from her first job to her new venture.
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 Social Networking 3.0 – Tony Perkins (AlwaysOn Panel)
Introduced by AlwaysOn founder Tony Perkins, this panel discussion considers the new opportunities related to the social networking space. Panelists include moderator Charlene Li, Senior Analyst, Forrester Research; Travis Katz, SVP, MySpace International; Dustin Moskovitz, Co-Founder, Facebook; Rich Rosenblatt, CEO, Demand Media; Gina Bianchini, CEO, Ning; Karl Jacob, CEO, Wallop.
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 The Positive Impact of Entrepreneurship in the American Economy – Carl J. Schramm (Kauffman Foundation)
Carl Schramm, President of the Kauffman Foundation, examines the vital role of entrepreneurship in the changing economy. He emphasizes how entrepreneurs have a positive influence on the American economy by creating ways to reinvent and innovate the rules of life. For example, half of the jobs created in 2007 are from firms less than five years old. Entrepreneurs teach us about human needs we did not know existed, create jobs that provide security for people, and generate social welfare, he says.
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 The No Jerk Rule – Bob Sutton (Stanford)
In this audio podcast, Professor Bob Sutton discusses "breakthrough" ideas in his latest book about dealing with difficult and conflicting relationships in a work environment. Sutton describes strategies to deal with "jerks" in an organization, and he illustrates the application of his ideas by using real-world examples sourced from readers' email responses to his new book.
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 Community-Based Organizations – Mitchell Baker (Mozilla)
Mitchell Baker, "Chief Lizard Wrangler" at Mozilla, discusses the organization's unique, community-based culture and how it has contributed to their success. She explains how freedom, openness, and dedication to improving Internet usability fosters extraordinary contributions from Mozilla's employees and volunteers.
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 Negotiations On and Off the Field – Steve Young, Stan Christensen (Former NFL Quarterback)
Steve Young, former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, describes the lessons he's learned in negotiating with teammates, agents, and in his personal life. Interviewed as a guest in Stan Christensen's Negotiations course, Young provides insight through humorous anecdotes across a broad range of experience. In particular, he describes different negotiation tactics that were useful throughout his career as a quarterback, lawyer, and entrepreneur. While earning his spot as the fiery leader of the 49ers, balancing life with children, and undergoing multiple business ventures, Young highlights the use of accountability, soft skills to deal with personal feelings, and working hard with no excuses, to achieve success.
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 Adventures of a Startup CEO: No Guts No Glory – Andrew Frame, Warren Packard (Ooma)
Warren Packard, Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson, and Andrew Frame, CEO of Ooma, present 10 lessons for building a successful start-up. They highlight the importance of dislocating large markets, active recruiting, organizational design, board construction, alignment of vision, managing mis-hires, building for scalability, product development, intellectual capital, and mentorship in establishing a lasting enterprise that adds value in the marketplace.
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 Overcoming Adversity and Taking Risks – Jackie Speier, Deborah Stephens (Former St Senator)
Former California State Senator Jackie Speier and best-selling author Deborah Collins Stephens share engaging stories about taking risks, learning from failure, overcoming adversity, and challenging the status quo based on their extensive leadership experience.
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 Leadership and Choice – Carly Fiorina (Former CEO, HP)
Carly Fiorina, CEO of Hewlett Packard (1999-2005), discusses her leadership experience in her journey from the job of a secretary to the leader of one of the biggest technology companies in the world. Fiorina describes ways in which leadership in business and entrepreneurship entails developing an appetite for risk and overcoming the fear of change. Fiorina concludes with a message that leadership is about building capability, collaboration and character.
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 The Physics of Startups – Shai Agassi (SAP AG)
Shai Agassi discusses his entrepreneurial journey from the enterprise software industry to his current work in clean energy. In the process, he describes the "physics of startups", drawing parallels between principles of business and the laws of physics. He emphasizes the importance of acting on an idea before it's adopted by the mainstream and navigating the inevitable uncertainties that can result in success or failure.
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 Phases of a Startup – Mark Jung (IGN)
Mark Jung, former internet CEO and entrepreneur, discusses the personal and professional challenges in the five phases of a startup. Jung explores these phases, namely inception, growth, setback, rejuvenation and transition. He advises that the first stop is not the last stop, and an entrepreneur should continuously share confidence and faith with the organization while facing challenges.
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 It’s Your Ship: Lessons in Leadership – William Perry (Former Sec. of Defense)
Dr. William J. Perry, former Secretary of Defense discusses lessons in leadership reminding us that a pivotal point in management is realizing that "It's your ship" and your own "crew". Perry draws parallels from his experience in business as an entrepreneur and in the government in various critical technology development roles and most recently as the Secretary of Defense (1994-1997). Perry ends with an incisive management principle applicable both in the corporate world and the government - "Take care of your troops and they will take care of you."
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 The Role of Entrepreneurship in Solving World Problems – Tom Byers, Brook Byers, Kavita Ramdas, Paul Yock, Jeff Koseff, KR Sridhar, Chip Blacker, John Hennessy (eWeek Panel Discussion)
Prominent industry leaders team up with Stanford Faculty to discuss entrepreneurial solutions to problems in the areas of international affairs, human health and the environment. They tackle world issues from a global and technical perspective beyond the usual bureaucratic approach with a special focus on developing nations.
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 An Entrepreneurial Perspective on the Life Sciences Industry – G. Steven Burrill (Burrill & Co.)
Steve Burrill, CEO of Burrill & Co., provides an overview of the life sciences industry, reflecting on insights he has gained throughout his career. Along the way, he shares his laws of survival and anecdotes that relate the keys to his success in the areas of biotechnology, venture capital and merchant banking.
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 5 Must-Haves of an Entrepreneurial Career – Gregory Waldorf (eHarmony)
Greg Waldorf, CEO of the online matchmaking service eHarmony.com, describes the essential components of a successful entrepreneurial career. He believes that working with great people, taking risks, adaptability, passion and timely execution of plans can lead to success for entrepreneurs. He draws parallels between the satisfaction found through finding the right career path and a fulfilling relationship.
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 Choosing the Entrepreneurial Path – Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn)
In this candid entrepreneurial narrative, Reid Hoffman describes his journey from academia to PayPal, to finally founding the professional networking site LinkedIn. Hoffman suggests that to be a successful entrepreneur you have to take risks where others wouldn't and be willing to deviate from the beaten path.
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 The Dynamic Relationship Between an Entrepreneur and VC – Ron Bloom, Ray Lane (PodShow)
Ray Lane, General Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Ron Bloom, CEO of PodShow, describe their relationship in building an online media entertainment company focused on meeting the fast-changing demands of today's web users.
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 Changing the Game of Enterprise Software – Tien Tzuo (Salesforce.com)
Tien Tzuo, Chief Strategy Officer for Salesforce.com, describes seven lessons for transforming an enterprise software business from a traditional direct sales model to one which leverages the internet to produce in-bound sales. He stresses the awareness cycle for Salesforce.com's products, free-trial offers, onion-based product design and the continuing importance of events in the complex enterprise software industry.
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 The New Adventures of Old VC’s – Janice Roberts (Mayfield Fund)
Janice Roberts, General Partner at Mayfield, discusses how Mayfield is going global and carefully evaluating opportunities in countries like India and China. She stresses the importance of accessing the needs of young customers who are embracing new technologies at an extremely fast pace and demanding more products and services.
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 Words of Wisdom from an Experienced CEO – Scott Kriens (Juniper Networks)
In a humble and anecdotal talk, Scott Kriens, CEO of Juniper Networks, walks through the founding and growth of the company. He provides insight on a variety of issues ranging from the power of strong markets, to personal growth, to globalization and net neutrality.
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 Confessions of a Serial Silicon Valley CEO – Greg Ballard (Glu Mobile)
Greg Ballard, a veteran entrepreneur and currently the CEO of Glu Mobile, shares his business insights on products, people and values through a variety of enlightening and entertaining anecdotes.
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 The New Frontier in Gaming – Nick Earl (EA)
Nick Earl, Vice President and General Manager of Electronic Arts shares his thoughts on the future of the gaming market. He discusses the changing global market space, the latest generation of consoles, mobile game distribution, user generated content, social networks and EA's strategy in the online gaming space.
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 A Culture of Making a Difference – Joe McCracken (Genentech)
Joe McCracken, Vice President of Business Development at Genentech, walks through the founding and growth phase of the company. In particular, McCracken describes the culture at Genentech, which is credited for consistent ground breaking R&D and the resulting financial success.
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 "Founding Prosper, a People-to-People Lending Marketplace" – Chris Larsen, Jim Breyer (Prosper)
Jim Breyer, a partner at Accel Investments, interviews Chris Larsen, the founder and CEO of Prosper - America's first people-to-people lending marketplace. Ranging from regulation to global financial markets, Larsen shares a wide variety of experiences in founding both e-Loan.com and Prosper.
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 "Vision, Values & Strategy" – Rick Wallace (KLA-Tencor)
Rick Wallace, recently appointed CEO of KLA-Tencor, shares his management philosophy and the key to the company's success over the last 30 years. He stresses the importance of having a clear vision, distinct values and a well defined strategy to take care of his key constituencies: employees, customers and shareholders.
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 Research Lens on Understanding Entrepreneurial Firms – Kathleen M. Eisenhardt (STVP)
Kathy Eisenhardt, co-director of Stanford Technology Ventures Program and professor in Management Science and Engineering, shares results from her research regarding successful ventures, addressing fundamental issues such as team building, market creation and financing.
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 Stimulating Innovation and Creativity in the Workplace – Bob Sutton (Stanford)
Robert Sutton, Co-Director of the Center for Work, Technology, and Organization at Stanford University focuses on what it takes to stimulate innovation and creativity in the workplace and relates the key points from his book "Weird Ideas that Work."
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 The Contrasts of a Big Company and a Small Start-Up – Gil Penchina (Wikia)
Gil Penchina, CEO of Wikia, and an 8-year veteran of eBay, contrasts his experiences and lessons of working in a big company with heading a small start-up.
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 Groundbreaking Healthcare Initiatives and the Entrepreneurial Minds Behind Them – Ryan Phelan (DNA Direct)
Ryan Phelan, founder and CEO of DNA Direct, shares her thoughts on entrepreneurship, both for-profit and not-for-profit, based on her experience launching groundbreaking healthcare initiatives that provide public access to comprehensive medical information and genetic testing.
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 Nine Lessons Learned about Creativity at Google – Marissa Mayer (Google)
Marissa Mayer, Vice President of Search Products and User Experience at Google, shares nine lessons learned about fostering creative ideas and innovation based on her experience developing highly successful Web applications at Google.
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 The Ins and Outs of a successful Biotechnology Company – Pam Marrone (AgraQuest)
Pam Marrone, founder of AgraQuest, relates the challenges and rewards she experienced in building a successful biotechnology company that specializes in ecologically friendly agricultural products.
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 Secret to Successful Negotiations – Joel Peterson, Stan Christensen (Peterson Partners)
Joel Peterson, founder of Peterson Partners, discusses the secret to successful negotiations. He reminds us that negotiation is how one navigates their way through life, and in order to have successful negotiations, people must be empowered, have high character, and confidence. Peterson draws from his experience as CEO of one of the world's largest real estate development firms and most recently founded Peterson Partners- an equity fund in search of talented and visionary CEOs.
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 The Fairy Tale of Innovent and How it Came to be – Stephanie Keller-Bottom (Nokia)
Stephanie Keller-Bottom, Director of Nokia Innovent, shares experiences and lessons learned in founding Innovent, Nokia's entrepreneurial innovation unit that explores emerging markets and the opportunities they create.
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 The Story of Proactiv Solution – Katie Rodan (Proactiv)
Katie Rodan, co-founder of Proactiv Solution talks about her personal journey from a resident in the medical school program to an entrepreneur. She shares the trials and tribulations of her experience in the creation of Proactiv, a globally recognized skin care product.
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 What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20 – Tina Seelig (STVP)
Tina Seelig, Executive Director for the Stanford Technology Ventures Program, provides insights on life, leadership, and the little things that make a big difference in an entrepreneurial setting.
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 Life Inside a Law Firm – John Roos (WSGR)
John Roos, CEO of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati, has represented many major Silicon Valley companies during mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, strategic alliances, and joint ventures. In this lecture, he describes many of the lessons he's learned since joining the firm in 1988, including building a brand, taking risks, and the importance of integrity.
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 Balancing Work and Life – Carol Bartz (Autodesk)
Carol Bartz, Executive Chairman of the Board and CEO of Autodesk for the past 14 years, reflects on her experience of running one of the largest PC software companies in the world while finding a balance between her career and personal life. She also stresses the importance of continued learning and addresses the challenges of succeeding in a global market.
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 Lessons Learned in the Life Sciences Industry – Michael Goldberg (MDV)
Michael Goldberg, General Partner at Mohr Davidow Ventures and Founder of Axion Inc., shares lessons learned through his 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur and investor in the life sciences industry.
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 Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy Through the Eyes of an Immigrant – Chong-Moon Lee (Ambex Venture Group)
Chong-Moon Lee, chairman and CEO of Ambex Venture Group, and founder of Diamond Multimedia Systems, describes his path to becoming one of the most distinguished entrepreneurs and philanthropists in Silicon Valley.
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 Strategies in the Biopharmaceutical Industry – Kim Popovits (Genomic Health)
Kim Popovits, President and COO of Genomic Health, Inc., discusses the organizational and technological strategies that have contributed to her success in the biopharmaceutical industry.
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 Entrepreneurial Leadership Qualities – Janice Fraser (Adaptive Path)
Janice Fraser, CEO and a founding partner of Adaptive Path, discusses the entrepreneurial leadership qualities that have contributed to the success of her user experience consulting company.
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 Two Brothers Building a Company From Scratch – Bobby Beaver, Jeff Beaver (Zazzle)
Jeff and Bobby Beaver, Co-founders of Zazzle and graduates of Stanford University, describe their story and entrepreneurial experiences in building an internet start-up. They discuss the passion, dedication and the power of small teams in achieving a vision.
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 Ten Enduring Success Factors for High Technology Entrepreneurship – Tom Byers (STVP)
Stanford University professor, Tom Byers, discusses ten enduring success factors of high-technology entrepreneurship, including planning, teamwork, venture financing, leadership, cash flow, market positioning, partnerships, and identifying business opportunities.
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 Using Creative Leadership – Frank Ricks (LRK Architecture)
Frank Ricks, Founder of LRK Architecture, discusses design and creating value for clients while using creative leadership to increase the firm from seven to a hundred and sixty employees.
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 Twenty Years of Experience in Developing Software in Silicon Valley – Kim Polese (SpikeSource)
Kim Polese, CEO of SpikeSource, describes her twenty years of experience in developing software in Silicon Valley including Java development with Sun Microsystems. She also discusses SpikeSource's relationship with the open source community.
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 From Start-up to Market Dominance in the Field of Surgical Robotics – Lonnie Smith (Intuitive Surgical)
Lonnie Smith, President and CEO of Intuitive Surgical, discusses Intuitive's path from start-up to market dominance in the field of surgical robotics.
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 From Harvard to the Facebook – Mark Zuckerberg, Jim Breyer (Facebook)
Mark Zuckerberg, founder of TheFacebook, is interviewed by VC, Jim Breyer, Managing Partner of Accel. Mark describes what it was like to leave Harvard to venture into a business to build a social utility tool for college students around the world.
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 The Passion and Perseverance Behind a Start-up – Joe Liemandt (Trilogy)
Joe Liemandt, founder, President and CEO of Trilogy, describes the passion and perseverance it took to take his enterprise software company from a five-person start-up to a global industry leader.
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 The Technology of Podcasting – Evan Williams (Odeo)
Evan Williams, Co-founder and CEO of Odeo, discusses his views on the opportunities and challenges in the quickly emerging technology of Podcasting.
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 The Microfinance of Entrepreneurship – Geoff Davis (Unitus)
Geoff Davis, founder and CEO of Unitus, talks about microfinance at the Entrepreneurial Thought Leader lecture series emphasizing the relevance and potential of this field.
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 Entrepreneurship Within a Marriage – Randy Komisar, Debra Dunn (KPCB)
Randy Komisar of KPCB and Debra Dunn, previously of HP, discuss entrepreneurship during the Entrepreneurial Thought Leader lecture series.
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 Entrepreneurship Viewed as a Tool and When to Use it in Industry & Science – Jeff Hawkins (Palm Computing)
Jeff Hawkins, founder of Palm Computing and director of the Redwood Neuroscience Institute, speaks at Stanford University's Entrepreneurial Thought Leader lecture series.
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 Oops: In 2009, Obama Administration told Delphi to avoid U.S. taxes …
Oops: In 2009, Obama Administration told Delphi to avoid U.S. taxes via corporate inversion, And now they're trying to take it away from them because . . . economic patriotism!
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 Ottawa urged to defer individual capital gains tax to shore up …
The association for Canada's investment industry is urging the federal government to help finance small businesses by providing a tax break to those who invest in them.
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 IMF Tells Canada To Raise Taxes | Press For Truth
The IMF is sticking their noses in Canada's business again by calling for a 52% increase in gas taxes to help fight “global warming” or “climate change” or whatever they're calling the junk science this week . Fortunately one of ...
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 Vern Krishna: Canada should soften tax rules on property transfers …
Canadian tax law is unforgiving in how it treats property transfers between family members. This strict-liability approach is bad public policy, Vern Krishna argues.
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 U.S. IRAs Can Be a Taxing Issue for Canadian Beneficiaries
Similar to the Canadian registered retirement savings plan (RRSP), the IRA offers income tax benefits to individuals who are saving money for retirement. But what are the tax implications when a Canadian citizen inherits a U.S. IRA? Let's look ...
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 IMF calls on Canada, others to raise carbon taxes – National …
The International Monetary Fund says Canada and other countries can improve their economies and environment by hiking energy taxes - while cutting them on people and capital.
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 IMF says hiking energy taxes and cutting income taxes could give …
The International Monetary Fund says Canada and other countries can improve their economies and environment by hiking energy taxes — while cutting them on people and capital.
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 Ottawa sitting on $730 million stockpile of uncashed taxes, other …
MONTREAL - Ottawa is sitting on a stockpile of more than $730 million in uncashed tax refunds and other government cheques, according to Public Works Canada. Many Canadians eagerly await their pension, employment ...
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 Ottawa sitting on $730 million stockpile of uncashed taxes, benefits …
Many Canadians eagerly await their pension, employment insurance and child-tax benefits, but the department says that 3.2 million cheques issued over the past five years have never been cashed for a variety of reasons ...
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 'Preventing poverty' not a charitable goal when it comes to taxes
OTTAWA -- The Canada Revenue Agency has told a well-known charity that it can no longer try to prevent poverty around the world, it can only alleviate poverty -- because preventing poverty might benefit people who are not ...
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 Passenger Says He Wants to "Bomb Canada" Over Cigarette Taxes …
The Conservative government in Canada unveiled a major cigarette tax hike in its budget in February one that even included “duty-free” cigarettes international travelers enjoy. The taxes in cigarettes still aren't as high as in ...
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 Canadians increasingly paying for goods and services “under the …
It seems more and more Canadians are cheating the tax man.
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 Financial Travel Tip #118: How to File Taxes From Abroad – The …
When I first started traveling full-time, I was away from Canada for two years. With very little income to speak of (and more than enough deductions), I knew I wouldn't owe any taxes in those years so I planned to wait and file ...
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 HRInsider.ca » Coming To Canada Across The Canada-U.S. Border …
The requisite withholdings are the same deductions that the U.S. employer must address for its Canadian resident employees: income taxes, Canada Pension Plan contributions and Employment Insurance premiums (though ...
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 Canadian Marijuana Growers Should Get Agricultural Tax Breaks …
Agricultural companies in Canada rely on a lucrative tax break to stay in business. Unfortunately, legal cannabis growers in Canada will not be able to eligible for that tax break.
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 Foreign Dividend Tax Rules For Canadians – Financial Uproar
If you're any kind of investor, you've got both Canadian and U.S. stocks. Having all your assets tied up in Canada is silly. What happens when Quebec finally gets the bomb? You know those crazy poutine eaters won't hesitate ...
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 Ontario fuel tax hike under scrutiny | Metro
However, the association that represents Canada's largest air carriers said the tax increase will put Ontario at a disadvantage. “I suspect maybe other provinces feel they are more competitive now,” said Marc-Andre O'Rourke, ...
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 More Canadians filing taxes electronically – Investment Executive
Only 20% of Canadians are still filing their taxes the old fashioned way, on paper, according to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). The CRA says that, as of July 2, 80% of Canadians, or more than 21 million taxpayers, are ...
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 Canada is tough on small-time tax fraud, but missing bigger targets
When it comes to chasing offshore tax cheats, critics say Canada shies away from major targets. But a new snitch line may be having an impact.
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 The Daily — Consumer Price Index, June 2014
Symbol of the Government of Canada ... tax increased in June. Previously in 2014, the federal excise tax on tobacco, as well as the tobacco taxes in Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and British Columbia increased.
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 The federal government is using regressive payroll taxes to balance …
This is not an indictment of all payroll taxes—the Canada Pension Plan for example, is an entirely different matter with a different rationale, economic impact, and financial management. Raising a surplus through EI premiums ...
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 Canadian Mayors Look to Roadway Tolls or Carbon Taxes to Fund …
Pont Champlain, Ottawa, Canada. Quebec ... We have to find other revenue sources for transportation in general … and the mayors think that property taxes, which are our only financing means, are not enough … Therefore ...
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 Social advocates eye higher taxes down the road for Ontario | Metro
Economists at the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives estimate that by 2013, those tax cuts added up to a total of $19 billion in lost revenue for the province, Hennessy said. On a per capita basis, Ontario's total revenue ...
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 Whatever the 'Canadian Taxpayers Federation' is, it's certainly not a …
While the Canadian Taxpayers Federation claims to be a “tax watchdog” that opposes waste and advocates transparency in government, evidence suggests its principal purposes are to provide partisan support for the Harper ...
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 The shocking truth about B.C.'s carbon tax: It works | Social Policy in …
When Mark Twain wrote, “Never let the facts stand in the way of a good story,” he could have been describing Canada's current climate policy debate. Prime Minister Stephen Harper repeatedly claims that a carbon tax would ...
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 Under the Hood: Vanguard FTSE All-World ex Canada (VXC)
Since the fund is brand new we don't know the full MER, but it should be less than 0.30% after adding taxes and incidentals. The details: VXC started trading on July 7 and was one of five new Vanguard ETFs launched that ...
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 The Isaac Brock Society | Stunning hypocrisy: Canada threatens …
This is just the most recent action Baird has taken against Eritrean officials in Canada over the practice of requiring expatriates to pay what the UN has condemned as a worldwide “diaspora tax” on its nationals, valued at two ...
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 Coyne: Soak the rich! Abolish the corporate income tax | canada.com
Why do we tax corporations? No, seriously — why? If you're like most people and all New Democrats, your response will be “because that's where the money is,” or some variant thereon.
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 U.S.-Canada Tax Issues « Palisades Hudson Financial Group
The U.S.-Canada Tax Treaty, formally known as “The Convention between Canada and the United States of America with Respect to Taxes on Income and on Capital,” was designed specifically to address this concern.
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 Breaking Down Barriers to Trade Within Our Borders – Canada …
In 2012, we reiterated our commitment by lowering taxes again, bringing Canada's federal corporate tax rate to 15 percent, with a combined federal rate of taxation to 26 percent across Canada—well below the G7 average for ...
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 Taxes on a gold coin – Coin Community Forum
Hummm I got a gold Donald Duck coin from NZ. I just got a call from fedex saying that I have to pay 116.00$ in customs.... I thought gold coins were tax exempt in canada? Any of you guys ran into the same thing? What do I do to not have to ...
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 Myths about income splitting a disservice to Canadian families
Income splitting would help almost half of Canadian families with children under 18. If it were adopted federally and provincially, typical middle-class families getting by on a single income would see substantive tax relief.
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 Tax Relief for Canadian Families | Canada's Economic Action Plan
Under Canada's Economic Action Plan, the Government continues to provide significant tax relief for Canadian families. This makes it easier for families to make choices that are right for them. And it builds a solid foundation ...
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 The Daily — Television broadcasting, 2013
Symbol of the Government of Canada ... to 26.5% in 2013. This was the largest profit margin before interest and taxes ever achieved by these segments, with profits before interest and taxes reaching almost $1.1 billion.
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 Canadian retirement plans of “US persons” subject to double taxation
Example, as the Canadian-U.S. Tax Treaty does not exempt from U.S. taxation Canadian retirement accounts, the U.S. laws in regards to these accounts extend over Canadian territory as if Canada were a sovereign part of ...
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 CRA must work harder at catching big-time tax cheats, report finds …
Tax accountants have told the Canada Revenue Agency that it gives up too easily on going after wealthy Canadians who hide money in overseas tax havens. Accountants and other experts who took part in focus groups last ...
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 US tax crackdown driving more expats living in Canada to renounce …
That's because this week, a newly ratified agreement between Canada and the United States requires her Canadian bank to begin handing over to tax authorities the financial information of every client with American ...
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 Extreme weather conditions can affect your ability to file or pay taxes …
June 27, 2014 Ottawa, Ontario Canada Revenue Agency. The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, today reminded taxpayers affected by recent extreme weather conditions, ...
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 When Canada's banks reopen for business on July 2, they will begin …
It is estimated that one million U.S. citizens call Canada home, and while many are aware of the tax requirements that come with their dual citizenship, others are not. More of a surprise to some is that the U.S. automatically ...
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 Canadian Taxes. – Funnyjunk
Canadian Taxes.. But Canada doesn't really have free health care, because their taxes are higher! After hearing the statement in the title a whole bunch, I deci.
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 Auxilium eyes a Canadian biotech for a tax-cutting merger …
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals is merging with Canadian biotech QLT in an all-stock deal designed to both expand its pipeline and slash its corporate tax rate.
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 Canadians of Eritrean Origin Face Discrimination – TesfaNews
Eritrean Canadians questions why the double standards and discrimination? Canada opposes Eritrea's nominal 2% Diaspora tax but facilitates US levying of full.
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 U.S. double-taxation case captures Canadian attention | Financial Post
Canadian lawyers are watching to see how the U.S. Supreme Court grapples with a double-taxation case. What if the same situation happens in Canada?
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 Will Canada's Hard Line on Eritrea's 'Diaspora' Tax Apply to the U.S.?
How nice to see Canada taking a very hard line with the government or Eritrea and its attempts to impose a diaspora tax on Eritrean citizens now living in.
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 Canadian industry claims win in long fight over US crackdown on tax …
Canada's investment industry hails key victory in five-year fight to dull the impact of onerous new U.S. tax rules.
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 How U.S. Corporations Print Their Own Money: The REIT Scam …
Sophisticated Canadian readers will already be familiar with taxation scams in the form of “corporate trusts”, having been burned badly once themselves by the Harper government. The Canadian version of this scam was in ...
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 Eritrea consulate still extorting 'diaspora tax' in Canada |
TORONTO — A year after Ottawa expelled the consul-general of Eritrea to put a stop to a money-making scheme his regime had set up in Canada, the dubious “diaspora tax” program appears to be continuing undeterred.
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 The Daily — Private radio broadcasting, 2013
Symbol of the Government of Canada ... The profit margin before interest and taxes for the private AM radio sector fell below the 10% mark for the first time in four years, down to 8.5% in 2013. The decline was the result of a ...
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 Canadians wary of income-tax security before Heartbleed bug
Focus groups consulted in the weeks before word of the bug triggered a five-day shutdown of income-tax servers suggest Canadians were already wary of online security at the agency. The bug forced the agency to suspend ...
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 NDP wants to crack down on aggressive tax avoidance « Canada's …
The bill would help to bring tax anti-avoidance law in Canada up to date with other jurisdictions, by cracking down on the sham transactions used by certain companies to avoid paying taxes. It would allow the courts to deal ...
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 Canada is the Best Place in the World for Business Tax: KPMG …
Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver placed first, second and third among worldwide cities and their tax competitiveness rank for business. It means that starting a business in Canada will cost you a lot less in term's of the ...
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 Commerce Canadian Taxes | Drupal.org
Commerce Canadian Taxes builds on the Drupal Commerce's Commerce Tax module for Canadian retail sales taxes. It deals with simple retail sales taxes and can be extended to support less common ones in Canadian tax ...
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 Canada Named World's Most Tax Competitive Country for Business …
Atlantic Canada remains a highly tax competitive region in Canada with Moncton, Fredericton, St. John's and Halifax rounding out the top five tax competitive cities in the country. Quebec City moved up to 9th place this year ...
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 Eritrea consulate still extorting 'diaspora tax' in Canada, a year after …
TORONTO — A year after Ottawa expelled the consul-general of Eritrea to put a stop to a money-making scheme his regime had set up in Canada, the dubious “diaspora tax” program appears to be continuing undeterred.
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 Tax hikes aren't the third rail in Canadian politics anymore – iPolitics
Kathleen Wynne broke a number of taboos last week, proving it's possible to get elected premier of Canada's largest province while being a woman, while being openly gay and — perhaps most surprising — while openly ...
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 Devastating Bloomberg report: Bill and Hillary evade the estate …
Devastating Bloomberg report: Bill and Hillary evade the estate taxes they demand others pay, Who remains for us to believe in if our faith in Hillary Clinton must now be lost?
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 IRS eases rules on Canadians filing taxes in the U.S. | Financial Post
U.S. tax authorities are relaxing the rules to induce Canadians and other American citizens living abroad to comply with its tax filing rules.
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 Canada ranked world's most tax-friendly country for business …
Canada's taxes are the most business-friendly in the world, according to a new report from KPMG – a fact that might grab the attention of businesses looking for takeover targets. The “Focus on Tax” report ranked developed ...
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 Harper's got it all wrong on the 'job-killing carbon tax' | Social Policy …
TheGlobeandMail.com – ROB/Commentary/ROB Insight Jun. 16 2014. Christopher Ragan. In my previous column, I argued that Canadians' next big policy project is to recognize the close relationship between a strong ...
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 Drop sales tax on digital downloads, says Canadian Taxpayers …
OTTAWA – The Canadian Taxpayers Federation says there should be no sales tax on digitally downloaded movies, TV shows and music. The federation says it's unfair that Canadian providers of digital entertainment are ...
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 Mr. Frugal Toque on why Tax Freedom Day is Bullshit
Payroll Taxes $9903. In Canada, the government collects a certain percentage of your income for the Canada Pension Plan and for Employment Insurance. These have upper limits which, even for two people, can't reach the ...
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 The Blunt Bean Counter: Income Tax Resources
Canadian Tax Resource - Written by Dean Paley, CGA, CFP, who now posts on his own site. The Canadian Tax Resource blog is really a historical resource at this point, as Dean does not blog here anymore. However, the ...
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 'Tax Freedom Day' is later than last year: Fraser Institute – CTV News
This year, June 9 marks the point when the average Canadian has paid off their annual tax load and will begin pocketing his or her own money, according to the Fraser Institute.
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 Changes to Canadian Taxes – Taxback.com
It's no secret that with the introduction of every new government budget comes changes to your tax obligations and in many cases the introduction of new taxes. Below are eleven of the most important changes to Canadian ...
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 A Trove of Tax Tips for Canadian Investors – Canadian Couch Potato
If your long-term savings are all in RRSPs and TFSAs, consider yourself lucky. Using tax-sheltered accounts is easy compared with the plight of investors who are saving in non-registered accounts. From deciding on the right ...
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 Should you incorporate to save taxes in Canada? – FreshBooks
When the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) set out to provide benefits to small business corporations in Canada, such as low corporate taxes and the ability to sell certain shares on a tax-free basis, they had a specific ...
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 Top ten Canadian tax myths debunked – Taxback.com
Taxback.com is setting Canadian citizens straight on the top ten Canadian tax myths we get asked about all the time.
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 Legislative Alert: New penalties for businesses that use illegal …
The Government of Canada is committed to protecting the integrity of Canada's tax system. New measures took effect on January 1, 2014 that allow the CRA to impose civil penalties for designing, using, possessing, acquiring, ...
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 Saving Canadian Families Money | The Asian Connections …
Our Conservative Government's low-tax plan is helping Canadian families keep more of their hard-earned money where it belongs: in their pockets. Indeed, under o.
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 June 9 is tax freedom day! | First Reference Talks
According to the Fraser Institute's annual calculations Tax Freedom Day for the average Canadian family falls on June 9, one day later than in 2013. This day is when Canadians start working for themselves and not ...
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 Romney Pays More Taxes Than He Would in Canada and Many …
As an article in the Financial Post noted, if Mitt Romney were Canadian, he'd pay less tax than he does in America. That's because most of Mitt Romney's income is from investments. Much of the world taxes investment income ...
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 For Americans in Canada, another tax deadline looms | Financial Post
Tax season is over for Canadians, but Americans living in Canada – even those with Canadian citizenship – still face complex filing obligations imposed by U.S. authorities. And it could be a punishing weekend for anyone ...
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 Aust and Canada agree on anti-carbon tax stance | Eco News
tony-abbott-stephen-harper-aust-canada-carbon-tax. Australia's conservative Liberal-National Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Canadian counterpart Stephen Harper have reaffirmed they will put their economies before ...
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 democratic voting canada: conservative, liberal corporate tax cut folly
Corporate income taxes are lowest in Canada (7.3 per cent effective corporate income tax rate), France (14.7 per cent), and China (14.8 per cent). At the other end of the scale, effective corporate income taxes exceed 30 per ...
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 Botwood threatens to cut water to residents behind on their taxes …
The Botwood Town Council is threatening to shut off the water for residents who are behind on their taxes. ... NTV is headquartered in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, the easternmost tip of North America.
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 Canada halts online tax returns in wake of Heartbleed | Network World
Canada Revenue Agency has halted online filing of tax returns by the country's citizens following the disclosure of the Heartbleed security vulnerability that rocked the Internet this week.
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 news/conservatives-finally-listen-to-reason-and-cancel-ipod-tax – NDP
This tax was unfair to Canadian consumers, who were forced to pay more for their MP3 players,” said NDP Finance critic Nathan Cullen (Skeena—Bulkley Valley). Ever since the 2013 budget was released, the NDP has ...
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 The Tax Advantages of Working from Home – Life Insurance Canada
There are several tax advantages for the telecommuter. Learn how to save if you work form home or are self employed.
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 Rethinking the Great Depression | Literary Review of Canada
Although 25 percent of workers were unemployed, 75 percent had jobs, and they resisted paying higher taxes for those in need. Many people believed that there were plenty of jobs available and that the unemployed were just too picky or lazy ...
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 Starving ourselves to dystopia through tax cuts | rabble.ca
Anti-government voices like the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, the National Post, the Fraser Institute and C.D. Howe Institute and the editorial writers in virtually every newspaper in the country repeat the mantra that tax cuts ...
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 DeadlineNow: Don't Blame Canada, Fix California's Film & TV Tax …
Production is flowing out of the home of Hollywood as politicians seek to expand California's 5-year old $100 million Film and TV tax credit program. Next week, new applicants will be picked by lottery for the upcoming year.
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 Holding Canadian Vacation Properties In A US Entity Avoids …
Canada taxes U.S. residents on capital gains from the sale or other disposition of Canadian real estate, even if such real estate is held for recreational or vacation purposes. Canada's ability to tax U.S. residents on gains from ...
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 Stephen Harper's dramatic tax cuts – Maclean's
Much of that progressivity is due to one benefit, the Working Income Tax Benefit (WITB). It doesn't get much coverage because it goes only to low-income Canadians. As the PBO puts it, the WITB “was introduced in 2007 to ...
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 Tax cuts saving Canadians $30B: budget watchdog – CTV News
OTTAWA -- Canadians are saving more than $30 billion in federal taxes-- or a little less than $1,000 per person -- due to tax changes introduced in the past decade, Canada's budget watchdog says in a new report.
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 Who really benefits from Canada's tax giveaways?
On Tuesday, the Parliamentary Budget Office released their long awaited costing and distributional analysis of the tax measures implemented since the Harper government has been in power. In essence, they asked what is ...
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 Canada's New Parliamentary Budget Officer Doesn't Disappoint
Dennis Howlett of Canadians for Tax Fairness quarrelled with the interpretation. He noted that in actual dollars, most of the savings when to Canada's rich. According to figures supplied by the PBO, the top 20 per cent of ...
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 Municipal financing and fair taxes | Canadian Union of Public …
Canadian cities and towns face unprecedented pressure and demand for investment in infrastructure, social services, immigrant settlement, housing, public transit and child care services. But municipalities are limited in their ability to generate ...
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 Federal tax cuts since 2005 net Canadians $30 billion – Macleans.ca
OTTAWA — Canadians are saving more than $30 billion in federal taxes— or a little less than $1,000 per person — due to tax changes introduced in the past decade, Canada's budget watchdog says in a new report.
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 Prominent GTA tax lawyer accused of cheating clients | Metro
For more than a decade, Philippe DioGuardi and his father, Paul, have cultivated an attack-dog reputation as the tax lawyers to call for people in trouble with the Canada Revenue Agency. With the help of a relentless ...
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 Deadline day: What are the consequences of filing your taxes late …
If Canada Revenue Agency owes you money this tax season, relax. It's in no hurry to pay you. But if you owe on income generated during the 2013 calendar year - even if you are self-employed - the deadline to pay up is May ...
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 Canadian doctors: high cigarette taxes lead to less underage …
In a statement released Thursday, The Canadian Medical Association addressed proposed tax hikes for Canada's tobacco industry in the Bill C-31, the federal government's budget implementation plan. Story continues below.
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 Why is voting like paying taxes? It should be mandatory | canada.com
The Fair Elections Act has passed the Commons at last, and seems destined to become law before long. It is a much amended bill, and much improved for it: Some of the most contentious sections, such as the ban on ...
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 Tax Havens Hurt Canadians – Aylmer Bulletin d'Aylmer
Besides, way back in kindergarten, according to Robert Fulghum, you learned the importance of sharing, and you may well be able to share these local hires with a fellow tax-avoider. Since Canada has tax treaties with a ...
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 Canada U.S. tax information sharing deal open to abuse – Macleans …
OTTAWA—Canada's privacy watchdog is urging the federal government to protect the personal information of Canadians affected by a new tax-information sharing agreement with Washington. Interim privacy commissioner ...
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 Silver, Gold, and (Not Paying) Taxes – Bullion Bulls Canada
Regular readers are familiar with my position on precious metals and (capital gains) taxation. Those individuals who swap their (soon-to-be-worthless) paper currencies for legal tender gold and silver coins for the purpose of ...
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 Caledonia Mining aided by lower taxes – Proactiveinvestors (NA)
Lower tax payments helped Caledonia Mining (LON:CMCL) (TSE:CAL) generate strong cash in the first quarter of the year. The dual-listed miner's tax expense ... Proactiveinvestors USA & Canada · North America flag · United Kingdom ...
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 Tax data sharing deal with U.S. open to abuse | Metro
OTTAWA – Canada's privacy watchdog is urging the federal government to protect the personal information of Canadians affected by a new tax-information sharing agreement with Washington. Interim privacy commissioner ...
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 U.S. airlines enlist lawmakers in battle over inclusion of taxes, fees …
By Joan Lowy WASHINGTON -- Airlines in the United States tried and failed to block a federal rule making them tell passengers up front the full cost of airfare, including government taxes and fees.
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 Baloney Meter: How credible are government claims of tax savings …
Income of Canadians, 2011. http://www.statcan.gc.ca/daily-quotidien/130627/dq130627c-eng.htm. Market income, government transfers, total income, income tax and after-tax income, by economic family type, 2011 constant ...
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 A Tax-Friendly Bond ETF on the Horizon – Canadian Couch Potato
Bonds should be part of just about every portfolio, but if you have to hold them in a non-registered account the tax consequences can be onerous. Fortunately, Canada's ETF providers are taking steps to ease that burden with ...
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 Despite Being Canadian, Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher John Axford …
Despite hailing from Communist Canada, Milwaukee Brewers pitcher John Axford, who in 2011 led all NL relievers in saves and was voted the Robert Goulet Memorial Mustached American of the Year, pays taxes to the ...
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 (Not Paying) Taxes – Jeff Nielson – Bullion Bulls Canada
In Jeff Nielson's recent article on Bullion Bulls Canada, he explains the tax benefits of owning physical gold and silver instead of paper precious metals.
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 U.S. tax law puts privacy of Canadians in 'jeopardy,' NDP warns …
OTTAWA — The NDP is calling on the federal government to delay passing legislation aimed at cooperating with the United States in taxing its citizens living in Canada, saying the law could “violate the privacy and ...
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 US-Canadian Border Deal will Affect Taxes of Canadian Travellers …
The US and Canada have entered into an agreement that will require Canadians and US citizens who enter and leave the countries to swipe their passports at both.
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 Hudak says tax cuts for all companies better than 'corporate welfare …
By Canadian Press | May 6, 2014 11:25 am |. Tweet about this on Twitter 0 Share on Facebook 0 Share on ... Calling the Canada Revenue Agency for its opinion on a tax reduction scheme could tip off the agency about aggressive... Close.
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 Talking to your Kids about Taxes: Young kids & Pre-teens …
Robin is also passionate about improving opportunities for women CPAs to advance into positions of leadership and is Chair of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada's Women's Leadership Council. She is an ... Explain that the reason we pay taxes is because the government needs money to provide us with the programs and services we use every day, like roads and highways, visits to the doctor or the hospital, or skating at the community centre. If your ...
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 Canadians filter $170-billion into tax havens, leaving government …
Canadians for Tax Fairness says new data shows the use of 10 offshore tax havens by Canadian firms and individuals rose to $170 billion last year, up $15 billion from the year before.
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 Ontario Budget 2014: The hard numbers | canada.com
Living up to a promise Premier Kathleen Wynne has made repeatedly, the budget doesn't propose to raise income taxes on low- or middle-income Ontarians. But if you make more than $150,000 (which makes you part of the ...
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 Ontario Budget: Will expected tax hikes for 'higher earners' get NDP …
Ontario's Liberal government will table its latest budget Thursday afternoon and residents should expect tax hikes to pay for a $29 billion transit and infrastructure plan. ... 16, 2013 (Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS) ...
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 Income tax deadline day: Why you're not late, yet – CTV News
The last day in April is typically the deadline to submit your tax return in Canada. But thanks to the Heartbleed bug, you're getting a few extra days to get your finances in order this year.
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 Canada to rule on a “case-by-case basis” for bitcoin taxes | Bitcoinx
Following their southern neighbor's lead, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) recently issued new guidance on how virtual currencies will be taxed in the country. The document cites related Supreme Court of Canada rulings ...
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 Conrad Black owes $5.1M in back taxes, court rules | canada.com
TORONTO - Conrad Black owes the Canadian government $5.1 million in taxes on income and taxable benefits from 2002. That's the decision of a tax court that sided with the Canada Revenue Agency's position that Black ...
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 Ontario's tax on the rich: room to grow – Behind the Numbers
With this potential revenue projection, I was able to run some calculations in Statistics Canada's tax modelling software, SPSD/M, and came up with two possibilities for what this tax policy change might be. Here's Ontario's ...
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 Democracy gone Astray: Corporate Canada Pays Low Taxes But …
Canada's corporate tax rate has been repeatedly cut for more than a decade, and now sits at roughly 25 per cent when combined with provincial tax rates. Activists complain many of the country's largest firms don't pay ...
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 Feds fail to produce new technological strategy to catch tax cheats …
By Dean Beeby OTTAWA - After a three-year effort, the Canada Revenue Agency has failed to produce a new national strategy to combat the underground economy — despite repeated requests to do so from cash-starved provinces. ... The provinces, especially Ontario and British Columbia, have been pressing the agency since late 2010 to update its strategy for extracting taxes from the underground economy, estimated to be worth more than $35 billion annually.
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 Canada Revenue Agency fails to catch 'tax cheats' | Metro
OTTAWA – After a three-year effort, the Canada Revenue Agency has failed to produce a new national strategy to combat the underground economy — despite repeated requests to do so from cash-starved provinces.
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 How America's middle class fell behind its Canadian neighbours …
Median after-tax income for a family of four in both Canada and the United States hit $75,000 in 2010 and as later income surveys show that Canadians have earned larger wage gains than their counterparts south of the ...
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 The government is awful at talking to young people about taxes …
With tax season upon us, Canada Revenue Agency made a video urging young people to file their own returns. The result? A cringe-worthy three and a half minute example of what happens when government-types try to ...
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 Tories slam NDP Leader Tom Mulcair on taxes | canada.com
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, centre, received a letter from Finance Minister Jim Flaherty on Tuesday criticizing him over recent comments that said the NDP would raise corporate taxes if elected to government. Photo: Adrian ...
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 Tax apologists hard-pressed to claim we're under-taxed | canada.com
Alex Himelfarb, former clerk of the Privy Council, and his son Jordan, opinion editor at the Toronto Star, have collaborated on a new book, Tax Is Not a Four-Letter Word. Photo: Marcos Townsend /Postmedia News/File.
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 Canada's wealthy responsible for a big chunk of tax revenue …
As Canadians head into tax season and the upcoming federal budget, data from the Canada Revenue Agency show the country's wealthiest individuals and corporations are also responsible for the majority of the federal ...
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 Canada Revenue Agency fails to catch 'tax cheats' | Metro
OTTAWA – After a three-year effort, the Canada Revenue Agency has failed to produce a new national strategy to combat the underground economy — despite repeated requests to do so from cash-starved provinces.
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 Holiday treat! Why Canada's border officers send drivers through …
Meanwhile, the Canada Border Services Agency has cut jobs, and for the last 13 years — and to the dismay of many Canadian businesses — officers have been told to waive travellers through without charging them taxes ...
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 Tyrone Benskin: MP booted for failing to pay taxes | canada.com
He's been booted from the NDP Shadow Cabinet for failing to pay his taxes.
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 How to pay your taxes with a credit card | canada.com
So Plastiq — a play on paying with plastic — is now recognized by the Canada Revenue Agency as an accepted payment platform, meaning Canadians can use Plastiq to pay their taxes with their credit card and boost their ...
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 Governor General to pay his sales taxes | canada.com
The office will still be able to recoup tax expenses related to official business, under the GST Federal Governmental Departments Remission Order. Though these submissions are subject to review, the office of the Governor ...
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 The Corporate Tax Regime In Canada Is Corporate Welfare – Blogger
The left-leaning advocacy group Canadians for Tax Fairness said they did an analysis of the top 60 companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, and found only four companies paid the full corporate rate. More than half ...
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 Corporate Canada pays low taxes but contributes in 'lots of other …
Corporate Canada pays low taxes but contributes in 'lots of other ways' - Business - CBC News. Canada's corporate tax rate has been repeatedly cut for more than a decade By John Chipman CBC News Apr 26, 2014 ...
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 'Heartbleed' bug forces revenue agency to shut down online tax …
OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency abruptly pulled the plug on its online services Wednesday over security concerns, saying it will take until the weekend at least before taxpayers can again file their returns online.
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 Tobacco tax hike could lead to more contraband … – Canada.com
Proponents describe it as a “no-brainer.” Jacking up cigarette taxes reduces smoking, saves lives and boosts government revenues. But while some advocacy groups, such as the Canadian Cancer Society, are applauding the ...
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 Canada surpasses USA to lead the world in median income after taxes
Canada surpasses USA to lead the world in median income after taxes. From the radically leftist New York Times, of all places. Excerpt: The American middle class, long the most affluent in the world, has lost that distinction.
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 NetNewsledger.com – How America Created Canada's Tax Status
CALGARY, AB – ECONOMY - For some present-day Canadians, it is often assumed that our identity rests upon a higher tax burden vis-à-vis the United States. Actually, the historical record is that Canada's identity was ...
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 Canada makes first Heartbleed arrest after tax agency hack
Canadian police just made what could possibly be the first Heartbleed-related arrest. The suspect? A 19-year-old London, Ontario teenager named Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes who's being accused of hacking the Canada ...
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 Canada makes first Heartbleed arrest after tax agency hack
Canadian police just made what could possibly be the first Heartbleed-related arrest. The suspect? A 19-year-old London, Ontario teenager named Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes who's being accused of hacking the Canada ...
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 Even with no income, it's worth filing taxes – Winnipeg Free Press
If you have no income to report to the Canada Revenue Agency, or you have a small amount of income a... - Personal Finance - Winnipeg Free Press.
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 CRA reopens services site after 'Heartbleed' patch installed | CTV …
During the closure, the agency said Canadians would be given an extension to file their taxes equal to the number of days the site was down, meaning they now have until May 5 to submit claims. Revenue Minister ...
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 CRA says social insurance numbers of about 900 Canadians stolen …
OTTAWA — The federal tax agency says the social insurance numbers of roughly 900 people were stolen from its systems, which were left vulnerable by the so-called Heartbleed bug.
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 Canada Revenue Agency website returns after Heartbleed …
The Canada Revenue Agency says the security risk has been addressed, but added it will not apply interest or penalties to individual taxpayers filing their 2013 tax returns after April 30 for a period equal to the length of the ...
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 Canada's CEOs pad the numbers in tax report | Press Progress
The Canadian Council of Chief Executives released a report Monday trying to make the case that Corporate Canada pays more than its fair share in taxes. The problem is when you read beyond the headline, you realize the ...
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 Higher Taxes Don't Make Capitalism “Work Better” – Ludwig von …
In his piece, he gives slight deference to the orthodox view that higher taxes create a disincentive to produce. He even cites the ... James E. Miller is editor-in-chief of the Ludwig von Mises Institute of Canada. Send him mail.
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 Higher Taxes Don't Make Capitalism “Work Better” – Ludwig von …
In his piece, he gives slight deference to the orthodox view that higher taxes create a disincentive to produce. He even cites the ... James E. Miller is editor-in-chief of the Ludwig von Mises Institute of Canada. Send him mail.
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 Can't file your taxes? Canada Revenue Agency services website …
Canadians can file their taxes online at the services site, and use CRA services such as EFILE, NETFILE, My Account, My Business Account and Represent a Client. The deadline for filing a 2013 tax return is April 30.
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 Fixing Canada's messed-up national tax system will require …
The Canadian tax system is a mess, a vast sprawling dysfunctional network of irrationality. That turns out to be the good news. The real problem is it seems nothing can be done to fix it. Barring some miracle of political ...
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 bug forces revenue agency to shut down online tax … – Canada.com
OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency abruptly pulled the plug on its online services Wednesday over security concerns, saying it will take until the weekend at least before taxpayers can again file their returns online.
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 Canadians filing taxes late due to 'Heartbleed' bug won't face …
Canada Revenue Agency says Canadians will not face penalties if they're late in filing their 2013 tax returns as a result of the 'Heartbleed' bug that forced the shutdown of the agency's website. Revenue Minister Kerry-Lynne ...
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 25 tips to save yourself tax dollars | Financial Post
Cleo Hamel is clearly enamoured of her profession's oddities. The senior tax analyst at H&R Block in Canada spends a lot of the tax season touring the country talking up the ways Canadians can more effectively deal with ...
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 17 reasons why Canada needs simple tax reform now | Financial Post
Navigating the myriad tax forms Canada has is a pain for people and business. But there is an easy solution that gets rid of the clutter.
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 How America created Canada's high-tax state | Troy Media
Part 2 of a 5 part series excerpted from Tax Me I'm Canadian! A Taxpayer's' Guide to your Money and How Politicians Spend It.
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Heartbleed bug causes Canada Revenue Agency to shut down online tax filing 0. By Kate Schwass-Bueckert, QMI Agency. Wednesday, April 9, 2014 8:29:47 EDT PM. The headquarters of the Canada Revenue Agency is photographed in ...
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(Reuters) - Right in the heart of tax-filing season, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) shut down access to online tax services on Wednesday because of an Internet bug that has made data on many of the world's major ...
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 Heartbleed bug security concerns prompt CRA website shutdown …
As Canada's tax collection agency was making the decision to go off-line, a number of large websites, such as Google, Facebook and Yahoo said that they were either fixing the problem or had already dealt with the threat.
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 Canada's large firms say they pay more than the corporate tax rate
Canada's largest firms want it known that they are indeed paying their fair share of taxes, even if governments have slashed corporate rates to new lows.
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With tax season upon us, Canada Revenue Agency made a video urging young people to file their own returns. The result? A cringe-worthy three and a half minute example of what happens when government-types try to ...
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 Joe Oliver pledges tax cuts for 'hard-working' families in debut …
... Toronto that there won't be any big stimulus package next year. But he said once the budget is balanced and moves into a surplus position there will be relief for “hard-working Canadian families” who pay too much in taxes.
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Canada's largest firms want it known that they are indeed paying their fair share of taxes, even if governments have slashed corporate rates to new lows. The Canadian Council of Chief Executives, which represents 150 of the ...
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 Measuring Canada's Tax Gap | Dead For Tax Reasons
Tax evasion is a serious policy issue faced in every country that imposes taxes. Most countries, including Canada, throw a lot of resources at trying to curb tax evasion, but few countries actually throw money at producing data ...
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 Tax Breaks for Farmers | TurboTax Canada Blog
Who doesn't love wandering around a farmers' market? Tables overflowing with the freshest lettuce, spinach and kale vie with mounds of the plumpest tomatoes and peppers – the produce at a farmers' market is a feast for the ...
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 Harper Government Supports Families Through New Health …
Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes a number of measures to reduce the tax burden on Canadians, including health-related tax relief such as an exemption from the Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax ...
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Part 1 of a 5 part series excerpted from Tax Me I'm Canadian! A Taxpayer's' Guide to your Money and How Politicians Spend It.
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The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, today revealed that more Canadians are filing T1 income tax and benefit returns online than ever before.
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The corporate tax rate in Canada, including federal and provincial taxes, averages 25 per cent. This is generous compared to the average American rate of 35 per cent, but in any case most corporations don't pay it. Of the TXS ...
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 Why do Canada's roads smell like French fries? | Death and Taxes
A company in Saskatchewan, Canada, has started applying used canola oil that it purchases from restaurants to help tidy its dusty roads. The decision comes with an added bonus: Every road now smells like french fries for ...
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 Marois says her government would cut income taxes – Maclean's
Through an intermediary, Porter voiced his support for the Liberal leader from a Panamanian jail cell where he is awaiting a decision on extradition to Canada on fraud charges. In brief interview posted online, Porter said he ...
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 SwankMama: Get your taxes done right with Staples Canada …
To me, doing my taxes is about as exciting as dusting my house, doing laundry or making dinner – it needs to get done but I don't enjoy doing it. Thankfully, Staples Canada came to my rescue this year with my very own “tax ...
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 April 1: US To Raise Taxes on Canada To Pay For Deficit | Maple …
In a bipartisan vote yesterday, the U.S. Congress sent a bill to the President's desk that would raise income taxes on Canadians to pay for the hundreds of billions of dollars of revenue shortfalls caused in the implementation of ...
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 U.S. to Raise Taxes on Canada to Pay for Deficit | Tax Foundation
In a bipartisan vote yesterday, the U.S. Congress sent a bill to the President's desk that would raise income taxes on Canadians to pay for the hundreds of billions of dollars of revenue shortfalls caused in the implementation of ...
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 Four common tax myths that newcomers have | Canadian Immigrant
It's the time of year most Canadians dread: the time to start thinking about filing a tax return! While missed deductions and credits are among the biggest challenges for any Canadian; for newcomers, taxes can be even more ...
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 Canadian tax considerations for Non-Residents making investments …
It also describes a tax efficient holding structure, which may, depending on the circumstances and place of residence of the non-resident investor, be put in place in order to minimize Canadian taxes on gains and income.
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Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes a number of measures to reduce the tax burden on Canadians, including health-related tax relief such as an exemption from the Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax ...
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 Taco Bell promises breakfast menu for Canada … – Death and Taxes
On Thursday, Taco Bell president Brian Niccol gave a revealing reddit AMA. In celebration of the restaurant chain's breakfast menu launch across the United States, redditors strapped on their fat pants and noshed on A.M. ...
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Tom Mulcair's position to not raise income taxes doesn't seem to be very progressive. According to a poll, 83% of Canadians favor higher taxes on the wealthiest Canadians — the only group that has seen income gains over ...
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 Five things Canadian writers should know about income tax page two:
At this time of year, writers across Canada are scrambling to organize their receipts and invoices before filing their income taxes. Maybe some of you are kicking yourselves for not being better organized, or you're wondering if ...
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 March is Fraud Prevention Month – Minister Findlay reminds …
March is Fraud Prevention Month across Canada, and the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue, marked the occasion by reminding Canadians to protect themselves against fraud. And while the ... Our Government is committed to combatting fraud and protecting Canadian taxpayers from becoming victims by providing clear information on how to recognize fraudulent tax schemes and by encouraging them to report scams. Being informed ...
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 Canadian Pacific Rail's Hidden Competitive Advantage | The Motley …
CP Rail is really good at avoiding corporate taxes. Can it continue to do so going forward?
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Alex Himelfarb, former clerk of the Privy Council, and his son Jordan, opinion editor at the Toronto Star, have collaborated on a new book, Tax Is Not a Four-Letter Word. Photo: Marcos Townsend /Postmedia News/File.
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 Canadian Pacific Rail's Hidden Competitive Advantage | The Motley …
CP Rail is really good at avoiding corporate taxes. Can it continue to do so going forward?
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Leaked documents suggest that the federal government and the Canada Revenue Agency have deliberately undermined an intergovernmental agreement with the U.S. aimed at catching American tax evaders living in ...
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 Vern Krishna: U.S. steps up tax enforcement beyond its borders …
As of July 1, the United States will tighten the tax noose around the necks of Canadian citizens living in Canada and anyone else whom it considers to be “U.S. persons” for tax purposes, explains Vern Krishna.
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 British Columbia Enacted the Most Significant Carbon Tax in the …
A carbon tax is just what it sounds like: The BC government levies a fee, currently 30 Canadian dollars, for every metric ton of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions resulting from the burning of various fuels, including gasoline, ...
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 Customs officers waiving duties, taxes on US goods brought back by …
OTTAWA - Canada's border guards routinely waive taxes and duties on goods bought by travellers in th... - Personal Finance - Winnipeg Free Press.
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 Customs officers waiving duties, taxes on U.S. goods brought back …
Canada's border guards routinely waive taxes and duties on goods bought by travellers in the U.S., says a briefing note for the prime minister.
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 Ownership of Canadian Real Estate by U.S. Citizens | Sunrise Ridge …
Normal Canadian tax rates are on 50% of the gain. You must obtain a Clearance Certificate when selling… usually a 6-8 week process. You pay the same fees and taxes as a Canadian does in B.C.. Property Transfer Tax is ...
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 download our free TSI Network Canadian Investor's Tax Guide 2014
You simply have to know how to invest with the tax code in mind. You need a guide in front of you that cuts through the maze of Canada's tax laws and concentrates on the rulings that are most important to investors. You have ...
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 Why Are Most Of Us Paying A Higher Percentage Of Our Income In …
Of course, there are a number of corporations paying some tax and the average in Canada is about 25 per cent of total earnings, compared to abuot 35 per cent in the United States, believe it or not and given that some of our ...
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 Red tape reduction initiatives to help Canadians save time during …
“The Government of Canada has taken significant steps to reduce the tax burden on small and medium-sized businesses, which plays an important role in the long-term economic growth of our region,” said MP Falk.
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 Canadians abroad confused about taxes – Investment Executive
Globalization is luring Canadians every year to work, travel or retire in low- or tax-free countries with the mistaken belief that they can shed their tax obligations at home. But experts in the field say the only way to legally free ...
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 The US and Canada are About to Share Travel Dates for Tax Purpose
Coming June 30, 2014, Canada and the US will start to share immigration entry and exit dates with each other under the Entry/Exit Initiative of the Perimeter Security and Economic Competitiveness Action Plan. Under this ...
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 Why it costs so much more to fly in Canada | CTV Vancouver News
In my view, the Canadian economy would actually generate more tax revenues to the government[if] those passengers were here spending the money and paying GST on the sandwich that they buy at the airport," said Mike ...
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 Taxes (Canada): Internet Business Activities – Phantasmix.com
I list hosting and domain registration as separate expenses every year, but I have no direct revenue from the sale of “widgets” on the website (this blog excluded). I called Revenue Canada to clarify what they meant: do they ...
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 Soaring flight fees: Almost $1300 for a 'free' Aeroplan trip – CTV News
These days the taxes and surcharges added to airfares in Canada can cost more than the plane ticket itself and that means consumers looking to use loyalty rewards are paying big bucks to fly for “free”.
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 Taxes (Canada): Internet Business Activities – Phantasmix.com
I list hosting and domain registration as separate expenses every year, but I have no direct revenue from the sale of “widgets” on the website (this blog excluded). I called Revenue Canada to clarify what they meant: do they ...
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 Free Income Tax Preparation Clinics – Canada Online – About.com
If your income is low and you need help preparing your income tax return, check into the community volunteer income tax preparation clinics run by the Canada Revenue Agency. These clinics are staffed by trained volunteers ...
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 Important Tax News & Information for Snowbirds | AG Tax Services …
For many Canadians, retirement is synonymous with the United States. The warm, sunny weather of Florida, Arizona, and California makes U.S. states some of the most sought after places for Canadians to retire when ...
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 5 things you didn't know you could claim on tax returns | CTV News
Are you getting the most out of your income tax return? Diligent receipt collectors and record-keepers may think so, but one expert says many Canadians are missing out on tax deductions we didn't realize were allowed.
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 RDSPs and FATCA: Warning to People With Disabilities With Any …
Ultimately this means any Canadian resident with an RDSP that is also a U.S. citizen is required to pay income taxes to the U.S. on any plan growth. It should be noted that the U.S. considers any child born of a U.S. citizen to ...
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 File Your Taxes for FREE with H&R Block – Free.ca
Save yourself some cash this month with free tax software from H&R Block.
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 Take Advantage of Free Income Tax Clinics for Students | @ The …
Please review the Tax Tips and Information blog post for tips for students filing taxes. We are also including further resources below including free tax clinics that will assist you with filing. The income tax year in Canada is ...
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 Manitobans paying more in fees, taxes – Winnipeg | Globalnews.ca
“We actually pay some of the highest taxes here in Canada,” said Colin Craig of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation. “People talk about affordability but look inside your wallet and a lot of it is going to your taxman.”.
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 Tax Tips for Moms | TurboTax Giveaway – Hearts into Home
If you're anything like me, for the last few years I have dreaded tax season. I used to wait until the last minute to get them done (indeed, a recent Intuit study showed that 42 per cent of Canadians don't file their own taxes out of ...
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 The Real Cost of Not Paying Your Taxes on Time | TurboTax …
For one thing, if you don't pay your outstanding income tax balance by midnight on April 30th, 2014, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) starts charging compound daily interest the very next day, May 1 – and keeps charging ...
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 Border shakeup could have tax consequences for snowbirds …
Canadian and U.S. authorities are about to make a dramatic shift in the way they determine the residency of individuals who split their time between both countries, and snowbirds unprepared for the changes could face ...
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 US Citizens living in Canada – JMA Group
Unlike other countries, US law dictates that American citizens must file tax returns and report their worldwide income every year to the IRS, regardless of where they live and work. This includes Americans citizens, dual American-Canadian ...
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 Canada's Conservative Government Party Line – “Not ALL
As you are aware, the U.S. uses citizenship as the basis for taxation while Canada and most of the rest of the world use a residency-based approach. I understand that this situation creates unique challenges, including ...
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 Scammers claiming to be CRA target victims over unpaid taxes | Metro
Ottawa police are warning the public about a recent scam where a caller claims to be someone from the Canada Revenue Agency. Police say the caller is aggressive and threatens victims with jail time and seizure of bank ...
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 Tips to Helping You Prepare to File Your Taxes | Carol Au Courant
So, I did my research and came across some great tips to make filing your taxes at home less… taxing! Ready to get organized? Here's a checklist of items from Canadian Living that you shouldn't forget to include when you ...
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 Credit Suisse's cloak-and-dagger tactics to help US tax cheats used
In an emailed statement the CRA said it is “committed to protecting Canada's revenue base and takes issues of non-compliance seriously… [T]he CRA will take all appropriate steps steps to ensure Canada's tax laws are ...
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 Tax Free Savings Account – Democratic Voting Canada – Blogger
In 2009, Harper introduced the TFSA — or what the wealthy call the “totally fantastic savings account!” It allows a person to put away $5000/yr in savings or investments and never have to pay taxes on any money the account ...
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 Which Major Canadian Corporations Pay the Least Tax? | The …
But a recent investigative report by Canadian Business found that some Canadian companies take tax avoidance to new extremes. This has serious implications for investors. If the government either closes some loopholes, ...
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 Ontario Budget Debate Ignores Taxes and Billions Transferred to …
Ontario's budget debate may be high profile, but it misses two essential points. With the NDP signaling NO TAX INCREASES (on the middle class) a serious discussion about taxes, particularly the need to increase corporate and wealth taxes, will not take place. It is hard to have any serious budget discussion without considering ... False positive: private profit in Canada's health care. medical laboratories, private delivery, for-profit corporations, universal health care ...
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 Keeping Taxes Low, Putting Consumers First and Protecting all …
With Economic Action Plan 2014, the Government continues to support families and communities by keeping taxes low, putting consumers first, protecting Canadians' health and safety, and making communities more resilient ...
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 B.C. seeks tax compromise amid fears of losing out on LNG boom …
Tom Valentine, senior partner at law firm Norton Rose Fulbright Canada, says while the proposed sliding tax scale is typical for large-scale projects, time may be running out for the province as market conditions change.
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 IMF study disputes claim that taxing the rich to give to the poor is bad …
Stephen Harper's Conservatives have boasted that tax cuts, particularly deep reductions in corporate taxation, are at least partly responsible for why the Canadian economy outperformed other G7 countries both during and ...
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 Chromecast pops up on TeamBuy for $51 (taxes and shipping …
While we are still waiting for Google to make Chromecast, its HDMI streaming media player, available on the Canadian Google Play Store, many people have purchased the small device through other online sites. This dongle ...
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 Meanwhile in Canada, You Get a Tax Credit For Not Stinking the …
Apparently my Canadian pal Krupo is playing around with some tax software and tipped me off to an interesting tax credit for the farmers of Manitoba. The aptly-named Odour Control Tax Credit (translation for our fellow ...
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 US and Canada taxes – Road To Canada Forums
Hi! Wondering if anyone has had a similar situation - and any advice... My husband is a dual US/Canadian, so files taxes in both countries each year. We were married in June 2013 and he is sponsoring me for PR.
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 MLP Taxation in Canadian Accounts | The Dividend Ninja
Much like the energy income trusts, that we used to have in Canada before the tax loophole was closed in 2011, MLPs are allowed to pass their income to their unitholders without paying much tax. This distribution means that ...
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Have you recently moved to the United States from Canada and left your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) open? After becoming a U.S. resident, you might be wondering if you have to pay U.S. taxes on withdrawals from your ...
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 The True Cost of Foreign Withholding Taxes – Canadian Couch Potato
Back in the fall of 2012, I wrote a pair of blog posts about the impact of foreign withholding taxes in US and international equity funds. The first explained the general idea of this tax on foreign dividends, while the.
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 File Your Taxes Online With NETFILE – Canada Online – About.com
The NETFILE service to file your Canadian income taxes online is now open. It will stay open until next January, although the deadline to file your income taxes is still April 30. The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is ...
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Royal Dutch Shell Plc is leading an industry pushback against the scope of British Columbia's proposed tax on liquefied natural gas exports, extending a standoff over fiscal terms for the upstart sector. ... Canada may tax cash prizes awarded to Canadian Olympic medalists ...
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Ontario's New Democrats are warning they are prepared to trigger an election if the minority Liberal government raises taxes in the spring budget. ... on Wednesday December 11, 2013. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Blinch) ...
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 Budget 2014: challenges abound to hold the line on taxes | Whistler …
A similar deal was struck for the municipality's Canadian Union of Public Employees members. There have also been additional operating costs with village maintenance related to increased visitation in the summer; last year ...
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 Canada: Top things families should know about taxes | ILSTV.com
Did you know? There are lots of benefits, credits, and deductions to help families with their expenses throughout the year and reduce the amount they owe at tax time. Important facts. The following tips may help you or your ...
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 Canada may tax cash prizes awarded to Canadian Olympic …
The Canada Revenue Agency will likely tax Canadian medalists on cash awards they receive from the Canadian Olympic Committee for their achievements at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Toronto tax lawyer ...
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 Tax Court of Canada awards $410,000 in lump sum costs against …
The Tax Court of Canada has awarded $410000 in lump sum costs to a B.C. credit union whose appeal served as a test case on the taxability of dividends received by credit unions from a provincial deposit insurance ...
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 The Flight Deal | United – $387: Boston – Vancouver, Canada …
0 Pinterest 0 Email. Flying to Canada is really expensive. The base fare on this ticket is $281 and the rest is taxes. Vancouver, British Columbia. Photo: Matthew Grapengieser, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0) ...
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 When Canadians Should Not E-File – AG Tax
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has made electronic filing of tax returns compulsory through NETFILE or EFILE as it ensures accuracy, faster refunds and security. In addition, it minimizes the CRA's time and cost burden ...
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 Poll Says NS Middle-Income Earners Would Pay Higher Taxes for …
A survey by the Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Coalition says that 71% of Nova Scotians who make between $40,000 and $70,000 a year would pay higher taxes if they knew the money went towards lowering university and college tuition. The poll, which surveyed 800 people in ... an affordable higher education possible. Such commitment to providing students with better opportunities helps the province stand out as an educational destination in Canada.
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 Tax sharing confusion: Finance minister showing … – Canada.com
... in the Conservatives' 2011 election campaign. “We will soon be in a position,” the party platform exulted, “to take an historic step forward to achieve greater fairness for families … tax sharing for couples with depende...
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 Tax credits get even more complicated in the 2014 budget – Maclean's
I was surprised to see that cumulatively these tax credits have provided greater savings to this average Canadian family than the two-point cut to the GST. A few of these tax credits are broad-based in nature, such as the ...
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 Tobacco tax hike could lead to more contraband … – Canada.com
Proponents describe it as a “no-brainer.” Jacking up cigarette taxes reduces smoking, saves lives and boosts government revenues. But while some advocacy groups, such as the Canadian Cancer Society, are applauding the ...
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 Flaherty casts doubt on income-tax splitting for families | CTV News
Harper replied: "This government said in the last election, made a commitment, that when we balance the budget ... one of the highest priorities of this government will be tax reduction for Canadian families.” Treasury Board ...
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 What Happens to the Property of a Non-Resident in Canada upon …
Canada, unlike the United States, taxes entities on the basis of their 'resident' status during a tax year rather than basing it on their citizenship. However, in the case of a Canada-situs property it could be taxable even if the ...
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 Cabinet rift opens after Flaherty backtracks on Conservatives' key …
Canada's finance minister is backing away from the Conservatives' long-held promise to allow families to split their income for tax purposes.
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 Conservatives hike excise duties on cigarettes in $700-million tax grab
Long the whipping boys of revenue-hungry governments, Canadian smokers are now the target of the Conservative crusade against the deficit. It's boosting excise taxes on tobacco that will increase the price of a carton of 200 ...
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 Flaherty fires back at provinces complaining about Canada Job …
Job training in Canada is not provincial tax money; it's federal tax money,” Flaherty said Wednesday on his way into a Conservative cabinet meeting. “And it's not for a provincial government to tell the federal government how ...
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 Canada Budget 2014: 10 things you need to know | Financial Post
Ottawa said the break is “in recognition of the important role played by search and rescue volunteers in contributing to the security and safety of Canadians.” Walter Pela, partner in charge of tax in the Vancouver offices of ...
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 Federal 2014 Budget| – Policy Monitor Canada
With no new taxes on Canadian families or businesses, Economic Action Plan 2014 projects that the deficit will decline to $2.9 billion in 2014–15, after taking into account a $3 billion annual adjustment for risk. A surplus of ...
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 Estate Law Canada: Estate taxes? Not here
I've come across an article by BC lawyer Richard Weiland that gives the basic rules of taxation on estates. He talks about the fact that Canada does not have estate taxes, but does have probate fees that in some provinces are ...
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 H&R Block Canada: Student Tax Deal & Free SPC Card …
Hey Students! If you are a university student like me you probably got an email in your student email account reminding you to print off your T2202A tax.
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From the Child Tax Credit, to Registered Disability Savings Plan, to the Family Caregiver Tax Credit, the Government's targeted tax reduction measures are enhancing the lives of Canadians. The Government is helping ...
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 Canada, U.S. sign FATCA tax deal; banks to share info with IRS …
Canada and the United States have signed a tax deal under which Canadian banks will try to identify accounts held by customers subject to U.S. tax law.
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 Tax Implications that Every Snowbird Should Know | TurboTax …
In the grip of the polar vortex, many Canadians look southward, heading to Florida and other more forgiving climates. This annual ritual is not just an extended vacation for retirees; it's a lifestyle. While the goal of these trips is ...
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 Canadian Citizen (Ontario), Working in the USA – Tax question
Quick question about taxes, hopefully someone here has been in a similar position. My sister is Canadian citizen, but went to school in New York for 2 years. She was living in New York and had a school visa but did not work ...
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 Canadian film producers want a Netflix tax — Tech News and Analysis
The Canadian Media Production Association, which represents English-language filmmakers in Canada, wants to tax Netflix's service, and force the company to invest in local film production. The group also […]
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 Filing your taxes online – #HRBTaxChat with H&R Block Canada …
February , 8-9pm EST (anyone in Canada can join! We want to ... If you earn money as a blogger in Canada, Save Spend Splurge wrote a comprehensive post on how to declare your income as a blogger for tax purposes.
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Share your favourite tax filing tips with me and you're entered into my contest. Oh ya, find more tax tips here.
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 Nota Bene: Canada Signs Tax-Sharing Agreement with U.S.
Reuters is reporting that Canada has signed a tax information sharing agreement with the United States, which means that the Canadian government has agreed to share information on U.S. taxpayers obtained from ...
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 An open letter to Prime Minister Harper – The Isaac Brock Society
According to a story in the National Post dated September 20, 2012 the Canadian government forced Eritrea to nix a '2% extortion tax' on its citizens in Canada. According to the story, the RCMP and United Nations reported ...
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 New tax deal with U.S. allows CRA to collect bank info about U.S. …
OTTAWA – Canadian financial institutions won't be forced to report directly to American tax authorities under a new deal with Washington on a law aimed at rooting out tax cheats north of the border. “To be clear, the ...
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 Canada signs agreement to dull impact of US crackdown on tax cheats
An intergovernmental agreement between Canada and the U.S., signed on Wednesday in Ottawa, details how Canada and its financial services firms will begin to comply with the U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, ...
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 Canadian band Skinny Puppy invoices U.S. … – Death and Taxes
By now we're all familiar with the U.S. government's practice of using heavy metal to torture detainees. We've all seen “Zero Dark Thirty” and “Homeland”—we get the drill. Usually metal music is used for its general ...
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 How to File Taxes in Canada | Filipinos in Canada – Pinoy OFW
The government of Canada mandates every worker in the country to pay income tax yearly which tantamount to 15% of the worker's gross pay. This would imply that the higher the individual earns, the higher is his income tax.
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 Harper Government cracks down on offshore tax evasion with …
Canada Revenue Agency launches informant hotline. January 15, 2014 – Vancouver –Canada Revenue Agency. Minister Kerry-Lynne Findlay today launched the Offshore Tax Informant Program (OTIP), announced in Economic Action Plan ...
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 Des hausses de taxes de 1,1 % à 5,3 % à Montréal … – Radio-Canada
Le budget 2014 prévoit une hausse moyenne des taxes de 1,9 %. Selon Statistique Canada, l'inflation en 2013 à Montréal s'est établi à 0,8 %. La prévision du Conference Board pour 2014 est de 1,7 %. De plus, la hausse ...
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 Doing Your Own Taxes vs Going to the Tax Store | TurboTax …
Using a reputable tax software such as TurboTax is even easier than dragging all your paperwork down to one of Canada's large chains of Tax Preparation storefronts (such as H&R Block or Liberty Tax) and has a lot of ...
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 Billboard asks Cameco to pay taxes owed | Globalnews.ca
Cameco wouldn't comment on the billboard, but Rob Gereghty, manager of media relations, said in an email that “Cameco has always, and continues to pay all taxes due under the laws of Canada and other jurisdictions ...
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 Evading Canadian taxes in Liechtenstein? The tax man cometh for …
(No, Anne Hathaway does not live there with Julie Andrews.) On January 26, the Canadian government's agreement with Liechtenstein for the Exchange of Information on Tax Matters, came into full force. To mark the occasion ...
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 Conrad Black owes taxes on income and benefits in residency …
Conrad Black owes the Canadian government taxes on income and taxable benefits from 2002, according to a ruling by the Tax Court of Canada.
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 Conrad Black files notice of appeal on tax ruling relating to …
Conrad Black is appealing a federal Tax Court judgment that deemed him to be a Canadian resident in 2002 and said he owed taxes for that year.
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 Mountain News: Pot taxes need to fund treatments – Pique …
He also wants local governments to allocate some of the tax revenues they will reap from sales to offer free drug treatment for people like he once was. ..... WinterPRIDE 2014: Mr. Gay Canada, DJ Ivan Gomez headline.
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 Finance to do away with GST, HST on hospital parking for patients …
“A year later the Conservatives have realized that it is taxing sick Canadians which is unnecessary, and isn't going to win them any votes,” the party said in a statement. “It took (Finance Minister Jim Flaherty) less than a year to ...
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 Canada's Feds Need to Cut Taxes on Tobacco to Fight Contraband …
Canada's history of tobacco tax cuts and subsequent tax hikes have effected consumer's behaviors, but largely in terms of where they purchase cigarettes – whether that is on the black market or through legitimate retailers.
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 Black owes taxes on income, benefits from 2002 | Metro
TORONTO – Conrad Black owes the Canadian government taxes on income and taxable benefits from 2002, according to a ruling by the Tax Court of Canada. Chief Justice Gerald Rip sided with the CRA's argument in a ...
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 Canada now more business-friendly than U.S. | The Daily Caller
Canada's rise to economic-stardom comes after a two year slump brought on by weak exports. The jump to the number two spot is mainly a consequence of reforms that cut the corporate income tax and the decreasing value ...
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 Conrad Black owes $5.1M in back taxes, court rules | canada.com
TORONTO - Conrad Black owes the Canadian government $5.1 million in taxes on income and taxable benefits from 2002. That's the decision of a tax court that sided with the Canada Revenue Agency's position that Black ...
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 Conrad Black owes a bunch of back taxes | torontolife.com
A judge has ruled that Conrad Black owes previously unpaid taxes on about $5.1 million in income and benefits. That's because the Lord was technically a resident of Canada (at least for tax purposes) in 2002. Black had ...
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 Conrad Black owes $5.1M in back taxes | Metro
TORONTO – Conrad Black owes the Canadian government $5. 1 million in taxes on income and taxable benefits from 2002. That's the decision of a tax court that sided with the Canada Revenue Agency's position that Black ...
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 Canada's Increasing Dependence On Dirty Energy Dollars May – At …
According to Karl, these differences explain why Alberta's tax rates are so low, (the lowest personal taxes in Canada) and why its governance is more top down, corporation oriented. As long as taxes are low, people remain ...
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 Conrad Black owes taxes on $5.1M million of income and benefits …
TORONTO – Conrad Black owes the Canadian government taxes on $5.1 million of income and taxable benefits from 2002, according to a ruling by the Tax Court of Canada. Chief Justice Gerald Rip sided with the Canada ...
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 Conrad Black owes Canada tax on extra $5.1-million in income from …
Conrad Black must pay the Canadian government tax on an extra $5.1-million in income and benefits he received in 2002, the Tax Court of Canada has ruled.
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 Canada launches Offshore Tax Informant Program : Whistleblower …
The Offshore Tax Informant Program will pay cash rewards to individuals who give tips on international tax evasion.
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 Target Clearance Deal: Philips PowerTouch Plus Just $9.99 + Taxes …
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 Drew Hasselback: Setting up shop cross-border might not be as …
Canada and the U.S. have a tax treaty in place that is supposed to prevent businesses from double taxation. Canadians may not have access to that protection if the Internal Revenue Service believes a Canadian business is ...
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 Revenue-Neutral Carbon Tax?! California Dreamin' – Canada Free …
One of the most seductive arguments for a carbon tax tries to have its cake and eat it too: Proponents claim that so long as it's “revenue neutral”—meaning that the receipts from a carbon tax are used to offset other taxes, not to ...
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 Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections: Ancestry adds Nova Scotia …
Ancestry adds Nova Scotia, Canada, Census, Assessment and Poll Tax Records, 1770-1795, 1827. Just 22,268 records are in this collection sourced from the Nova Scotia Archives and now available through Ancestry.ca
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 Tax cheats whistleblower hotline up and running | canada.com
Ten months after it was first trumpeted in the budget, the Conservative government announced Wednesday its whistleblower hotline to crack down on tax cheats is finally operational.
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 Canada puts the tax squeeze on Barbados offshore corporations …
Barbados puts on a happy face and buries in the press release that offshore secrecy between Bim and Canada is a thing of the past... The Protocol amending the Agreement between Canada and Barbados for the Avoidance ...
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 U.S. Tax Law: FATCA & Its Impact on Canadians and the … – AG Tax
AG Tax cross-border tax experts have looked into the impact FATCA could have on Canadians along with other individuals worldwide when this part of FATCA as it comes into effect in July, 2014.
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 Canada concertmaster in court to fight $120,000 Customs fine
Imagine this scenario: a Canadian resident crosses the border to make a $250k purchase in the US, paying (or perhaps not) sales taxes in the US and not paying sales taxes in Canada. How does this affect the Canadian ...
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 Europe's Future: Inflation and Wealth Taxes – Ludwig von Mises …
Tax burdens are so high that it might not be possible to pay off the high levels of indebtedness in most of the Western world. At least, that is the conclusion of a new IMF paper from Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff.
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 Take Stock – Do You Own U.S. Stocks? A Tax Expert … – Fool Canada
While we in no way think these tax implications should prevent us from investing abroad, which is why in every issue of Stock Advisor Canada we present one Canadian and one U.S. recommendation per month, it's important ...
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 cbcamber What Canadians need to know about new U.S. tax law
#FATCA facts: What Canadians need to know about new U.S. tax law http://t.co/fOP2hnCPo5 – Decent article from CBC that conveys the danger! — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 13, 2014. The article ...
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 The Government Versus God in Health Care – Ludwig von Mises …
Thus a demand for RU-486 has become part of the pro-choice argument that women must be granted free access to abortions or else they are being denied their medical 'rights' as Canadians. It has also become a point of resistance for those who have moral ... It is, “should people with deep religious objections to abortion be forced to violate their conscience by supporting the procedure through taxes?” The question hinges on the propriety of socialized medical itself.
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 TurboTax Canada: 10% Off 2013 Tax Software … – BargainMoose.ca
It is the beginning of a new year, and I am sure you all are thinking about taxes by now. No? Well, you should start considering it sometime soon! TurboTax.
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 Canadian retirees left in limbo in Mexico after raid by tax officials …
After inspecting more than 1600 vessels in late November, the Mexican government's Treasury Department announced it had initiated seizure orders against 338 boats it accused of lacking a $70 permit. The office says it has ...
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 Can I still make a Consumer Proposal if I owe Canada Revenue …
Yes, most amounts owed by you to Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and various tax authorities can be included in your consumer proposal. The starting point of.
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 4 Tips To Save Money On Your Taxes | BargainMoose Canada
According to the book the Millionaire Next Door, one of the highest expenditures that we will pay on an annual basis is our taxes. If the average Canadian.
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 Expat Index Investors Should Duck US Estate Taxes – Andrew Hallam
Expatriate Canadians don't have to pay capital gains taxes on their stock market investments if they're held in a friendly tax jurisdiction, such as Hong Kong, Singapore or Luxembourg. Canadian non-residents may also be ...
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 Reason Foundation – The Effect of Cigarette Tax Rates on Illicit …
Due to its dramatically varied cigarette taxation rates over the past two decades, Canada has witnessed first-hand the effects that taxes can have on illegal tobacco sales. It therefore provides an excellent case study of the ...
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 Canada: Your taxes at work — 'accommodating' faith-based misogyny
A York University student who refused to do group work with women for religious reasons has sparked a human rights tug-of-war between a professor and campus administration. While the professor wanted to deny the ...
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 US, Canadian boaters left in limbo in Mexico after raid by tax officials
MEXICO CITY – When heavily armed marines and government tax agents stormed eight marinas on Mexico's Pacific and Caribbean coasts, boaters thought they were witnessing a major drug takedown. The mostly American ...
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 Avoiding Audits: Canada Revenue Agency Audit Radar | AG Tax …
AG Tax analysts have prepared a brief summary on CRA's way of selecting files for audit and common risk situations which may emphasize particular tax returns.
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 Barbados and Canada sign protocol amending double taxation …
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Wednesday January 8, 2014, CMC – Barbados says the protocol amending the agreement with Canada for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes ...
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 Class warfare: An economic primer | rabble.ca
Public debt as a percentage of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Canada was significantly higher in 1947 than it is today. That debt was reduced dramatically by the 1970s, not by cutting taxes and reducing spending but, ...
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 Tax Strategies for Canadians to Kick-Start 2014 | AG Tax Services …
It's never too early to start tax planning for the New Year. AG Tax professionals have prepared a list of certain tax strategies for Canadian taxpayers.
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 Vern Krishna: Determining tax jurisdiction | Financial Post
Tax rules do not always provide clear and simple instructions on where those who spend lots of time in both Canada and the U.S. must file their taxes.
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 Canada's former Minister of Defense is serious … – Death and Taxes
Paul Hellyer is a Canadian politician who has been in the Canadian Privy Council for ages and has served as Canada's Minister of National Defense. He's no dummy. And just as he's been about his entire career, he's damn ...
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 Government keeping taxes low in 2014 – Canada News Centre
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty today highlighted tax relief that Canadians can look forward to in 2014.
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 Harper Government is Keeping Taxes Low for Canada's Job Creators
The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, joined other Ministers across the country today to highlight tax relief for Canada's job creators.
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 Government keeping taxes low in 2014 – Canada News Centre
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty today highlighted tax relief that Canadians can look forward to in 2014.
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 Property taxes and cost of basic services increasing in 2014 …
Heading into the New Year with Canada's lowest unemployment rate and a record population growth, 2014 looks bright for Saskatchewan, but with a new year comes some new challenges, including a hit to your bottom line.
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 Canada's new rules: Here's what changed for 2014 | CTV News
Higher-income Canadians will pay a little more, however, as maximum insurable earnings rise to $48,600 in 2014. Other tax changes include a new credit for charitable cash donations over $200 to $1,000, up from the ...
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 Harper Government appoints three members to the Payments in …
Members were selected based on their professional background, expertise and experience, which include the fields of real property valuation, real property law, Canadian property tax systems and provincial models of ...
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 Death and taxes | canada.com
Tripling cigarette taxes would prevent tens of millions of smoking-related deaths worldwide over the next few decades, and about 200 million premature deaths over the remainder of the century as a whole, a Canadian-led ...
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 Ottawa puts freeze on EI rates, but premiums going up for some in …
OTTAWA -- It's not just the temperatures that are freezing on this first day of 2014. The federal government says it's freezing Employment Insurance premiums, and generally keeping taxes low. But the Canadian Taxpayers' ...
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 Government keeping taxes low in 2014 – Canada News Centre
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty today highlighted tax relief that Canadians can look forward to in 2014.
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 Trio of tax hits coming Winnipeggers' way | Manitoba | News …
Winnipeg taxpayers will be getting a trifecta of increases for 2014, according to the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
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 Harper Government providing Canadian families with back-to …
“Our Government is committed to supporting Canadian families by keeping taxes low. We will continue to offer tax relief measures to Canadians who are studying to get a post-secondary education,” said Minister Findlay.
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 Canada Witholding Taxes Stir American “Anger” – The Isaac Brock
Faced with these issues and the need to hire professional services firms to help them with taxes, employers may increasingly choose to take their business out of Canada, Sinclair said. “It's a huge problem if you have ...
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 Honey,we blew up the post office: How we traded a working public …
Spokesperson for Canada Post Anick Losier noted: “When we did our consultation, the one thing that was crystal clear is that Canadians don't want to see a burden on their taxes.”[1]. Well, as Aristotle once noted a couple of ...
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 New year, new tax changes | iPolitics
But the Canadian Taxpayers' Federation says the EI “rate freeze” will actually mean that premiums will go up slightly for some. In its annual New Year's Tax Changes report, the federation calculates that maximum employee EI ...
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 Ontario's New Year's taxes will rise in 2014: Canadian Taxpayers …
Canadian Taxpayers Federation— CTF has crunched the numbers and Ontario taxpayers will keep less of their paycheques after January 1st as EI and C.
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 Finance Minister highlights Canada's economic achievements in 2013
This will be accomplished while keeping the federal tax burden at its lowest level as a percentage of the economy in over 50 years. As a result of the Government's low-tax plan, the average Canadian family of four now pays ...
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 Tax-happy Uncle Sam | Social Policy in Ontario – Your complete …
NationalPost.com – Full Comment December 28, 2013. Mark Milke. For some present-day Canadians, it is often assumed that our identity rests upon a higher tax burden vis-à-vis the United States. Actually, the historical ...
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 Canada Immigration: Options For Avoiding France's 75% Tax Rate
French President Francois Hollande received approval from the country's constitutional court to proceed with his plan to tax salaries above 1 million euros at 75 percent for this year and next. Under Hollande's proposal ...
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 Top tips you should know about your taxes – Canada News Centre
Did you know? The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is here to help you during tax season. Here is a list of tips you should know about your taxes, including many ways to help you save money at tax time.
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 Trust A Reputable Tax Firm For Help With Revenue Canada
Tax problems can appear at any time of the year, not just when tax season is in full swing.
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 What's new for this tax-filing season? – Canada News Centre
Did you know? You may be eligible for new or improved tax relief measures and services when filing your 2013 income tax and benefit return.
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 Island Transit Services Get New Wheels Thanks to Canada's Gas …
Pat and the Elephant and Transportation West will soon add new accessible buses and vans to their fleets thanks to a $354542 investment from Canada's Gas Tax Fund. This significant investment will help expand transit ...
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 Statistics Canada Study on the Underground Economy in Canada …
The purpose of this study was not to quantify related tax losses, but to provide information on the overall UE trend in relation to Canada's gross domestic product (GDP), as well as the trends for specific industry sectors of the ...
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 Paying your taxes is simple with the CRA's online services – Canada …
Did you know? You can pay your taxes the same way you would pay your phone or hydro bill -- using online or telephone banking.
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 New for the 2012 tax year-mandatory electronic filing for tax preparers
To file T1 returns electronically, you must first register with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) through its Web site. If you haven't already done so, you can register for electronic filing now. Tax preparers who have an EFILE ...
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 Aging IMMIGRANTS Tax Canada | ELLIOT LAKE News
By Martin Collacott, Vancouver Sun The federal government has taken major steps to reduce a massive backlog of applications from immigrants wanting to sponsor their parents and grandparents to come to Canada. At the ...
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 Open Season on Canada for Tax Cheats | Toronto Media Co-op
The Canada Revenue Agency has no systems to go after large groups of rich tax cheats according to the Canadian Auditor General's fall report. The report, which looked at data leaked to the CRA in 2007 from offshore ...
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 Canadian Families Benefitting from Harper Government's Low-Tax …
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, today announced that Canadian families are receiving significant tax refunds as a result of the low-tax ...
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 Hazel McCallion's son faces dozens of charges for not filing taxes …
Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion's son will appear in court in the New Year to possibly resolve 53 charges against him for allegedly violating tax laws. The Canada Revenue Agency said Thursday a judge will continue ...
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 Mount Pearl City Council increases property taxes | NTV – Canada's …
Residents in Mount Pearl will pay more for municipal services in 2014. The city council released a budget Tuesday night that includes an increase in property taxes. NTV's Dave Squires reports.
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 Tax Debt in Canada – Canada News Centre
The spring 2013 Auditor General's (AG) report provides the results of a follow-up review to determine the Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) progress against action plan commitments made in response to a 2006 audit of its ...
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 Harper Government's Low-Tax Plan Benefits Canadian Families …
Mississauga, Ontario, February 18, 2013... Today, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, joined by Brad Butt, Member of Parliament for Mississauga-Streetsville, announced that Canadian families receive ...
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 Top things families should know about taxes – Canada News Centre
There are lots of benefits and credits to help families with their expenses throughout the year and reduce the amount that they owe at tax time.
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 File your taxes online for free – Canada News Centre
You can file your taxes online for free. Many people think that filing online costs money because it requires the use of certified tax preparation software.
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 Harper Government provides continued tax relief in 2013 – Canada …
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, today highlighted the tax relief measures that the Harper Government has made available to Canadians through Canada's Economic Action Plan.
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 Globe and Mail/Parkinson Miss the Mark on Mining Taxes and Ring …
Fourth, while exploration expenditures in Quebec have declined, the province that has seen the greatest increase in relative exploration expenditures in Canada is Saskatchewan – which has the highest tax rates on mining in ...
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 The Harper Government's Low-Tax Plan is Benefitting Canadian …
The Honourable Kerry‑Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and M.P. Joyce Bateman (Winnipeg South Centre) today highlighted the benefits of the family tax measures introduced by the Harper ...
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 Top 10 ways to reduce your tax bill – Canada News Centre
Did you know? There are a number of ways to reduce the amount of tax you owe and keep more money in your pocket at tax time.
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 Saying no to the conjuror's trick of tax cuts | Alex's Blog
Jennifer Story (JS): The sub-head of the book is “A different Take on Taxes in Canada”… different from what? Alex Himelfarb (AH): Different from the predominant negative view of taxes as simply a burden from which we must ...
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 Canada's One Per Cent Sees Share Of Taxes Shrinking
It's another potential sign that Canada's tax system is incrementally becoming more favourable to high-income earners, as well as to corporations. For the first time ever, in 2014 more than half of the federal government's ...
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 Statement by Parliamentary Secretary Paul Calandra on Australian …
“Canada applauds the decision by Prime Minister Abbott to introduce legislation to repeal Australia's carbon tax. The Australian Prime Minister's decision will be noticed around the world and sends an important message.
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 What you should know about digital currency – Canada News Centre
The value of the movies purchased using digital currency must be included in the seller's income for tax purposes. The amount to be included would be the value of the movies in Canadian dollars. More information on the tax ...
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 The Harper Government's Low-Tax Plan is Benefitting Canadian …
The Honourable Kerry‑Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and M.P. Joyce Bateman (Winnipeg South Centre) today highlighted the benefits of the family tax measures introduced by the Harper ...
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 That news story about the Canadian man who … – Death and Taxes
Last week The CBC ran a too-amazing and hilarious story about Norman Feller, who emerged from his Y2K bunker in September, almost 15 years after going into hiding. His reason for leaving a year early? He was sad and ...
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 Canada Post is not on life support, it is being murdered | rabble.ca
The Canada Post Group made a before tax profit of 127 million dollars in 2012; after 2011's lock out and after being forced to settle a 200+ million dollar lawsuit they posted a loss of 327 million dollars; in 2010 they made a ...
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 Canadians can play in $550M U.S. Mega Millions lottery | CTV News
In the event that a non-American wins, they are subject to a U.S. federal withholding tax of approximately 30 per cent. As well, they may be subject to additional state taxes, depending on where they claim their prize. Winners ...
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 Update: Property taxes to rise as Winnipeg council passes budgets …
The city's 2014 operating budget, cheered as Santa Claus by some and jeered as Scrooge by others, squeaked by in a narrow 9-7 vote at Tuesday's special city council meeting. Mayor Sam Katz said in an election year “the ...
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 Saying no to the conjurers' trick of tax cuts – Behind the Numbers
Taxes are the way we pay for those things. They're the price of living in Canada and the opportunities that provides. Indeed, those opportunities exist because of the sacrifices and taxes of previous generations to build the ...
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 Noahpinion: A blow to the Prescott theory of labor
Like many other economists (e.g. Greg Mankiw), Prescott thinks that high taxes make people work a lot less. When I studied the Prescott paper in grad school, the instructor noted that Canada might be an exception to the ...
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 An Open Letter to Canada's Industry Minister James Moore | Whoa …
In the days before Income Tax, Canadians made donations and contributed to charitable organizations; many paid tithes to our churches with the expectation they would look out for the poor. Many more simply fed the ...
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 Ayers family diary: Revenue Canada Taxes Online
An extension gives you an extension before the revenue canada taxes online a first time home buyer, you would owe the revenue canada taxes online to standardize paid tax preparer to meet even minimum government or ...
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 Tax-Free Savings Accounts « Seafarers.ca
Tax-Free Savings Accounts. Posted by: Seafarers' International Union Canada ... A Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) is a great way to save without worrying about taxes eating away at your investment profits. You can save ...
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 Latest con job – Democratic Voting Canada – Blogger
Remember when free-market ideologues were saying Harper's corporate tax cuts would create jobs, boost productivity, raise economic growth and make Canada more competitive? How did their economic “wisdom” mesh ...
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 Canadians step up to help woman struggling with back taxes …
People across Canada are stepping up to help Marion Hill, a diabetic senior who had her bank account frozen after she was unable to pay back taxes.
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 Aeroplan Basics – Taxes & Fees | Credit Cards – Full Guide To …
Minimizing the amount paid in “taxes and fees” can save you significant money; Flying on Air Canada operated flights will cost you more in taxes and fees; Aeroplan award ticket taxes, fees and surcharges are more than other ...
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 Krugman: “Fiat Money…Backed By Men With Guns” – Ludwig von …
Thus, Krugman thought that government currencies were not in a bubble, even if they weren't backed by tangible assets, because people needed to obtain the currency in order to pay taxes. Krugman's analysis provides a ...
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 Toronto woman's bank account frozen over back taxes just before …
A Toronto woman is struggling to pay for food and rent after her bank account was frozen due to back taxes she owes and is pleading with the Canada Revenue Agency to give her a chance.
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 The Most Important Day for Your Tax Return Is Approaching | Cleo …
Especially your taxes. Sorry to rip you out of the reverie, but taxes never sleep. And on December 31, Canada's tax laws set in stone a number of factors that influence your personal tax return. The most significant of these may ...
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 Robinson Cano stands to make extra $42M in tax … – Canada.com
The Seattle Mariners' contract with Robinson Cano is worth about $42 million more in after-tax pay than the New York Yankees' best offer.
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 Canadian SnowBirds Beware! 2014 Border Crossing Rules …
Virtually all Canadian snowbirds know they must keep track of how many days they are in the US and outside of Canada because “bad” tax and non-tax surprises await those who are in or out of either country too long.
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 Democratic Voting Canada: Quack-o-nomics: Mulcair will raise taxes …
Quack-o-nomics: Mulcair will raise taxes by one zillion dollars! A neo-con economist from Maclean's shows why it's almost impossible to have a serious policy discussion — these days. Taking a page from Harper's playbook, ...
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 TurboTax Canada Free Coupon Codes, Promo Codes Tax Year …
Get TurboTax Canada Free Coupon Codes Tax Year 2013. Use turbotax canada coupons for big saving on your online tax software order of the year of imposition 2013.
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 Ontario Energy Rate Hike Equates to Doubling Income Tax for Low …
Ontario Energy Rate Hike Equates to Doubling Income Tax for Low Income Earners, Green Energy and Green Economy Act, The Wynne government should think about the people who suffer the most from irresponsible government decisions. ... Author. By Canadian Taxpayers Federation Candice Malcolm (Bio and Archives) Friday, December 6, 2013. Comments at bottom of page | Print friendly | Subscribe | Email Us ...
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 Cineplex Canada: Saturday Morning Movies $2.50 Admission (taxes …
Looking for a low-cost way to get the family out of the house this winter? Cineplex Movie Theatres have the perfect deal for you! Every Saturday Morning at 11am, The Cineplex Family Favourites participating theatres ...
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 Barbados Faces Debt Crisis as an Offshore Tax Haven
James Henry: Canadian companies use Barbados as a tax haven to reduce their taxes from 24 percent to 2.5 percent, leaving Barbados with revenue shortage.
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 Worthwhile Canadian Initiative: How much new revenue would be …
How much new revenue would be generated by an increase in federal corporate taxes? I've decided to revisit this post from last year. The background context is the Conservative government's 'starve the beast' agenda ...
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 Social Security Agreement between the US and Canada | AG Tax …
It is important that all taxpayers familiarize themselves with the “Social Security Totalization” agreement.
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 Taxes: Knowing why you give will help you and the charity …
Nonprofit Newswire from Imagine Canada. Menu. Skip to content. English · Français · Subscribe. Taxes: Knowing why you give will help you and the charity. Leave a reply. December 4 2013 - From the time our kids were small ...
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 Canadian Snowbirds and U.S. Income Tax – Ottawa Life Magazine
Snowbirds – Canadian residents who spend part of each year in the United States – need to be aware of the potential liability to pay U.S. income tax on the same basis as a permanent U.S. resident. U.S. citizens and Green ...
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 Mining industry has paid Canada $71 billion in last 10 years …
Now in its tenth year of publication, the report found mining payments to federal and provincial government coffers total an estimated $71 billion from 2003 to 2012 in aggregate mining taxes and royalties, corporate income ...
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 Vern Krishna debunks two tax myths | Financial Post
Vern Krishna dispels two lingering tax myths. Yes, Canadian income tax is constitutional. And no, the Canada Revenue Agency isn't your friend.
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 Crowdfunding may be Taxable per Canada Revenue … – AG Tax
An alternative practice of fundraising, called “crowdfunding”, is becoming more common as conventional forms of fundraising are becoming less feasible.
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 Joe Romm Somehow Views a Carbon Tax as a Reward – Ludwig …
Those following the climate change policy debate know that the Center for American Progress' Joe Romm is one of the most vociferous bomb-throwers out there. Romm warns of true calamity from unmitigated climate change, ...
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 Tax Payer Benefits from Canada-Hong Kong Treaty | AG Tax …
Tax treaty Hong Kong. Minimizes the possibility of tax discrimination and double taxation.Overview of the taxpayer benefits.
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 Does Canada have a Jim Crow – too many minorities in prison …
More and more of Canadian federal taxes are going to larger government for the same missed opportunity of effective prevention of violence and so of victimization. But, it is much worse, provincial taxes are already out of ...
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 How Canada's taxman has a little-fish fetish | Financial Post
And while it's heartening that Canada's tax authority takes its job seriously, a quick perusal of the list raises questions. Why, for instance, are small timers so predominant? Admittedly, there are a few real estate agents, ...
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 Canada Must Not Follow Mexico's Lead On Food Taxes – Langley …
By Gregory Thomas, CTF and Peter Shawn Taylor, CTF. The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has released a new report that takes direct aim at Canadian groups who want Canada to adopt a Denmark-style fat tax or ...
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 Canada Must Not Follow Mexico's Lead On Food Taxes …
By Gregory Thomas, CTF and Peter Shawn Taylor, CTF. The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has released a new report that takes direct aim at Canadian groups who want Canada to adopt a Denmark-style fat tax or ...
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 Chair of Royal Canadian Mint should be dismissed over tax-haven …
OTTAWA – The official Opposition is demanding that Jim Love, chair of the Royal Canadian Mint, be removed from his position following a media report that he orchestrated an elaborate tax-shelter scheme for the wealthy ...
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 How will the U.S. Permanent Establishment of your Canadian …
One of the most significant topics covered by the Treaty is “permanent establishment'. Article V Treaty defines permanent establishment as a fixed place of business (for example, a branch, an office etc), through which the ...
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 UPDATE: Tax Dodge | Globalnews.ca
16x9 investigates companies that are using a variety of ways to pay low to sometimes no taxes using offshore havens.
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 Top Ten Canadian Tax Myths Busted | Invictus Accounting Group Inc.
Top Ten Canadian Tax Myths Busted. While Tax season has ended, many Canadians are enjoying the fact that this stressful time of year is over. While many Canadians do enjoy filing their taxes every year, there is still lots of ...
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 Mint chair should be fired: Mulcair | Metro
OTTAWA – Tom Mulcair is calling on the Harper government to fire the chairman of the Royal Canadian Mint over his role in a tax avoidance scheme. The NDP leader's call follows the disclosure of court documents which ...
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 Canadian homeowners are feeling the pinch of rising prices …
That means the average household would have needed to devote 43.3% of its pre-tax income to service the cost of owning a bungalow at current market values, including mortgage payments, utilities and municipal taxes.
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 Canada's revenue agency struggling to keep up with rise in tax …
Surprisingly, the CRA opted not to audit 35 of the families, or more than 40%, because either it couldn't locate them, they were dead or had left the country.
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 Canada Must Not Follow Mexico's Lead on Food Taxes
CTF releases new report debunking claims made by proponents of food and sugar taxes, Canada Must Not Follow Mexico's Lead on Food Taxes.
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 Thread: Taxes on exercising options in US – Canadian Money Forum
Does anyone know if a Canadian living in Canada that exercises options in the US will have to pay US withholding taxes? I've filled a W8-BEN form with my US brokerage house, but the brokerage is insisting on collecting US ...
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 Flaherty to opposition: Send only no-cost, no tax ideas on budget …
OTTAWA – Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is once again asking opposition parties for their best ideas on the upcoming federal budget, but only if they cost the government little or no money, or don't involve raising taxes.
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 Apple Agrees to Pay More Taxes in New Campus 2 Deal with …
The new campus deal with Cupertino brings additional Apple tax dollars to the city's budget, as the company agreed to increase the amount of taxes it pays to the city, the Los Angeles Times reports. Under the current tax ...
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 The fallacy of corporate taxes in a neo-liberal context | rabble.ca
But this is not the case in the debate in Canada today where many on the left are falsely proclaiming corporate taxes as an alternative to increasing personal taxes, even on the wealthy, and seem to display little understanding ...
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 Tax Dodge: Gildan Activewear | Globalnews.ca
Canadian companies can exploit a loophole in our tax code which permits them to deduct the profits they make offshore from their Canadian corporate taxes - encouraging companies to move their operations out of Canada to ...
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 Rapper 'Fat Joe' pleads guilty to failing to pay taxes … – Canada.com
By Samantha Henry NEWARK, N.J. -- The rap artist "Fat Joe" pleaded guilty Thursday to failing to pay taxes on nearly $3 million in income he earned over two years for performances and music royalties.
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 Government of Canada – The Isaac Brock Society
Pursuant to reservations, Canada will not under the Convention be obligated to collect taxes on behalf of another country, or provide assistance in the service of related documents. Canada will instead continue to negotiate a ...
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 Canada's (not so incredible) shrinking federal government | rabble.ca
While the federal government's tax revenues have declined as a share of the economy, many Canadians might not feel any better off, or more lightly taxed. That's because there's been a major shift in where the federal ...
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 Major Negative Tax Implications for Canadians Investing or Doing …
AG Tax posted an article earlier this year regarding the problems that U.S. LLCs (Limited Liability Company) can have for Canadians. Since that article was posted, there are still many Canadians contacting us who have ...
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 Typhoons and Carbon Taxes – Canada Free Press
Typhoons and Carbon Taxes, Typhoon Haiyan, carbon dioxide, water vapour.
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 Canada ranks eighth in PwC-World Bank report | iPolitics
PwC says the typical small- to medium-sized company in Canada has eight tax payments to make a year, takes 131 hours to comply with its tax filings and pays a total tax rate of 24.3 per cent on its profits. The Notebook ...
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 The Progressive Economics Forum » Canada's (not so incredible …
While the federal government's tax revenues have declined as a share of the economy, many Canadians might not feel any better off, or more lightly taxed. That's because there's been a major shift in where the federal ...
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 Canada in top 10 easiest places to pay corporate taxes: report …
The PwC World Bank study ranked Canada eighth for a second year in a row.
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 Governments ponder legitimacy of Bitcoins | Financial Post
Still, there are some unanswered questions about the legal status and tax treatment of Bitcoins and other virtual currencies, according to a bulletin by Dentons Canada LLP that appears on the Canadian Tax Foundation ...
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 Accountants warn of 'grey areas' in global corporate tax structure …
“Canada should continue pursuing agreements with other countries to permit or ease the exchange of tax information,” the report states. “The transparency provided by these agreements makes them key tools for detecting ...
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 Canada ranks among top 10 countries for corporate tax stability …
Canada's tax system remains one of the most stable in the world, according to an annual study by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the World Bank.
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 Apple Under Investigation in Milan for Allegedly Hiding $1.34 Billion …
According to a report by Reuters, Apple is being investigated in Italy for alleged tax fraud. A judicial source with direct knowledge of the matter is claiming that the Cupertino company is allegedly hiding over 1 billion euros ...
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 It's time to rethink corporate tax cuts | rabble.ca
Canada's macroeconomy continues to be lethargic at best, and there is growing recognition that the continuing sluggishness of business capital spending since the 2008-09 crisis is a big part of the reason why. Governments ...
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 Just Right: Canada praises Australia for ditching its carbon tax
Ottawa, November 12 2013 — Today, Paul Calandra, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, issued the following statement on behalf of the Government of Canada on Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's ...
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 Take Part in a Special Presentation on Income Tax Reduction and …
Do not miss this opportunity to hear one of our nation's most knowledgeable, entertaining and engagingspeakers on the topic of how you can save income and minimize estate taxes. You will learn how: To minimize or even ...
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 Statement from the Government of Canada regarding the repeal of …
Government of Canada November 12, 2013 18:48 ET Statement by Parliamentary Secretary Paul Calandra on Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's Introduction of Legislation to Repeal the Carbon Tax OTTAWA, ...
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 No One's Exempt From the U.S. Tax Man | Leith Wheeler Investment …
If you are one of the approximately one million U.S. persons who lives in Canada, you are already required to file a U.S. tax return reporting your world-wide income and other information. Under FATCA there will be even more ...
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 Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections: TNA podcast: Death and taxes …
TNA podcast: Death and taxes: understanding the death duty registers. Dave Annal, in this talk presented on 3 October, concludes that "death duty registers are difficult to use, but that's no excuse not to try." This is an example ...
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 Canadian Tax Credit for CCR Charitable Donations in 2012-13
That programme is administered by Frontier College, which is a non-profit entity under the Canadian income tax regulations and which has informed us that donations for its activities may be credited against taxes owed in ...
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 Canada's Austerity Agenda: It's About the Taxes | Healthy Policies
Austerity policies pose major threats to the public's health. In this guest post, Ronald Labonté argues that the austerity agenda in Canada stems not from a crisis in finances, but from a crisis in fair taxation. Labonté holds a ...
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 Estate distributions when your beneficiaries are not … – AG Tax
If all of the beneficiaries of a Canadian estate are resident in Canada, administration of an estate is relatively straightforward. However, an estate with beneficiaries living outside of Canada presents challenges for the executor ...
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 Canada Praises Australia's Carbon Tax Repeal Bill, Says It Sends …
Tony Abbott's move to axe the carbon tax has been applauded by Canada's Harper government, which rejected a similar policy in 2008. The Prime Minister today fulfilled his pledge to introduce his carbon tax repeal bill into ...
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 US-Canadian spouses need to be careful of the Federal gift tax rules …
In the U.S., gifts between spouses, who are both U.S. citizens, are non-taxable. However, when one of the spouses is a non-resident alien, the tax rules can vary and the situation can become complex.
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 Tide shifts: Canada “comes out” and applauds Australian PM for …
“Canada applauds the decision by Prime Minister Abbott to introduce legislation to repeal Australia's carbon tax. The Australian Prime Minister's decision will be noticed around the world and sends an important message.
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 Justin Trudeau To Introduce A Carbon Tax? – Canadian Awareness …
The idea of carbon taxes have been kicking around for years in Canada and have been implemented all around the...
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 Carbon taxes in Canada: Was Stephane Dion Right? | Virtuous …
Global climate change is a complicated study for scientists. Modern climate models evaluate enormous amounts of physical data and their forecasts require some of the world's best supercomputers. The complexity of the ...
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 Bitcoins Aren't Money, at Least According to the Canada Revenue …
When these types of things come on the scene and start to really gain some attention, you can be sure that the Canada Revenue Agency will be right there by its side to chime in on their tax implications. But the issue of ...
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 Commerce Canadian Taxes | Drupal.org
Commerce Canadian Taxes builds on the Drupal Commerce's Commerce Tax module for Canadian retail sales taxes. It deals with simple retail sales taxes and can be extended to support less common ones in Canadian tax ...
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 Air Canada – $666: Charlotte – Istanbul, Turkey. Roundtrip …
A good fare to Istanbul. You can visit Turkey during Thanksgiving. Sample Travel Date: November 11th – 20th Fare Availability: Valid for travel until November 30th, 2013 and from January 10th – March 14th, 2014. Use ITA ...
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 Man on trial for saying 'f**k off' claims it's not a … – Death and Taxes
A Canadian man living in Dubai is on trial for telling a customer service representative from his local telecom provider to “fuck off.” As we North Americans know well—and the Australians know even better—you can tell a ...
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 Marathon Oil advances as profit gains on lower income taxes …
... Oil Corp. (NYSE:MRO), an oil and gas explorer, rose in late trading yesterday after reporting a better-than-expected 26 percent profit, helped by lower income taxes and higher oil and gas output. ... Proactiveinvestors USA & Canada.
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 Greek Companies Unable To Pay Taxes Explode From 182K To …
The US bug, whereby the worse the economy, the higher the stock market and bond prices must have shifted to Greece, because while the Greek stock market was the best performing "asset" class in October, and Greek bond ...
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 Carbon taxes, trading schemes should be part of government …
The federal government has balked at implementing a carbon tax or cap-and-trade system that limits emissions from the industry, Canada's fastest growing source of greenhouse gas emissions, in favour of crafting policies ...
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 Canada, the failed petrostate? – Blog Central, Econowatch …
That also doesn't stand up very well, in Canada or in Alberta. Canadian data on tax base and revenue are updated with a longer delay than GDP data, so we only have data up to 2011, but they still tell an interesting story.
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 Divine Right Of Corporations And Their Government Subsidiaries In …
According to Karl, these differences explain why Alberta's tax rates are so low, (the lowest personal taxes in Canada) and why its governance is more top down, corporation oriented. As long as taxes are low, people remain ...
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 Residence of an Estate or Trust | AG Tax Services, Surrey BC
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) taxes on the basis of the resident status of an entity in a particular tax year. This can raise concerns about the residency status of an estate which is held in a Trust managed by a group of ...
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 Strange Scary Taxes From Around the World | TurboTax Canada Blog
Witches, cows and crime, oh my! Check out these strange taxes from around the world. Read more.
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 U.S. tax-evasion crackdown could have major implications for …
FATCA, in case you don't know, stands for Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, a piece of U.S. legislation that requires financial institutions around the world to disclose to the IRS foreign accounts held by American citizens ...
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 Mexican tax reforms tough on Canadian miners | Financial Post
Significant reforms to Mexico's tax regime, which moved one step closer to reality this week, are the latest headwind negatively impacting Canada's beleaguered mining sector.
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 The French Choice: Soccer or Taxes – Ludwig von Mises Institute …
You can imagine the confusion/ire/angst generated by the announcement that the premier French league will strike at the end of November in protest of Socialist President Francois Hollande's controversial new tax initiative.
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 Town hunts for unregistered businesses not paying taxes | NTV …
Home-based businesses are all over the place these days, but not all of them are registered. The Town of Grand Falls-Windsor has launched a campaign to root out businesses that are not paying taxes. NTV's Colleen Lewis ...
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 Finding the Perfect Pair for Tax Loss Selling – Canadian Couch Potato
If you're using ETFs in a non-registered account, there's plenty of opportunity to harvest capital losses and reduce your tax bill. Justin Bender and I tell you exactly how to do this in our new white paper, Tax Loss Selling:
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 Finding the Pefect Pair for Tax Loss Selling – Canadian Couch Potato
If you're using ETFs in a non-registered account, there's plenty of opportunity to harvest capital losses and reduce your tax bill. Justin Bender and I tell you exactly how to do this in our new white paper, Tax Loss Selling:
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 Ontario will pay, literally, for Harper's new Canada-EU deal | rabble.ca
Applause for Prime Minister Harper's freshly concluded trade deal with the European Union was swift and loud. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne joined the celebration last Friday, saying her government would support the ...
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 Ontario's tax system already among worst in Canada
CFIB releases second Small Business Provincial Tax Index.
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 A few questions. Police check/taxes – Road To Canada Forums
I have a few very simple questions and they are probably quite stupid. I have to file my 2010,2011,2012 taxes before I can sponser my husband correct? I left Canada in 2010 and was told i no longer needed to file taxes with ...
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 The Flight Deal | United – $258: Phoenix – Toronto, Canada …
We don't see that many deals to Canada mainly due to the high taxes associated with flying to Canada — almost 40% of this fare accounts for taxes. Update 10/22/2013 @ 2:15PM Eastern – fare gone. Toronto Skyline - Photo: ...
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 Rescue Canada's poorest provincial economies: Allow fracking …
Before detailing the potential for a lighter personal income tax burden if more resource development was allowed, here are the facts on hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas. While portrayed as something new and radical, ...
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 Taxes scolaires : Marie Malavoy en rajoute | Radio-Canada.ca
Le ministre de l'Éducation, Marie Malavoy, estime que les commissions scolaires ont amplement de marge de manoeuvre budgétaire pour se passer de l'argent tiré des hausses de taxes scolaires.
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 Tax Loss Selling with Canadian ETFs – Canadian Couch Potato
Traditional equity index funds are often touted for the tax-efficiency of their structure, and rightly so. But there's another potential tax advantage that few ETF investors employ. Justin Bender and I explain the details in our brand ...
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 The new France – taxes for all, jobs for none – Ludwig von Mises …
One in four French University graduates wants to leave the country for a better life. More than 70 percent of the French feel that taxes are “excessive” and 80 percent believe the country's economic policy is “misguided” and ...
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 Back Taxes/Credit Score in Canada Reasons for Denial?
Hi All, I am a US citizen and my Canadian spouse is thinking of applying for her green card through me. Thing is, her credit score in Canada is not great, and she's neglected to file tax returns for the last few years. We want to ...
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 Canada – Increased indirect tax audit activities | Global Mobility News
tax authorities appear to be increasing their indirect tax audit activities, including "desk audits.” To prepare for an indirect tax audit, taxpayers may.
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 Worthwhile Canadian Initiative: Teaching tariffs vs taxes in a small …
I taught my first year students the effects of an import tariff in a small open economy. I used the standard diagram (from Mankiw, Kneebone and McKenzie). It looks like this: Under free trade the Canadian price of bananas will...
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 Democratic Voting Canada: Mulcair right on corporate taxes
Greedy businessmen said cut their taxes and they would invest the money to “create jobs” and boost the economy. Harper gladly obliged them. What was the end result? Job prospects haven't been this dismal since the Great ...
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 How the fiscal cliff might give Canada's NHL teams a boost – Maclean's
Always look on the bright side, right? Well, it turns out there's a bright side even to the fiscal cliff — for Canada. The Bush tax cuts for the wealthy, which expired on Jan. 1 as part of the cliff deal, return the highest individual U.S. ...
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 Here's who wins and loses in the Canada-EU trade deal | Financial …
Here's who wins and loses in the Canada-EU trade deal. Lee Berthiaume, Postmedia News | 18/10/13 8:23 AM ET More from Postmedia News. The agreement, whenever it comes into effect, would eliminate imports taxes for the vast.
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 Why don't Churches pay taxes? – Cobourg Atheist
I know that in Canada, even registered charities have to submit income tax forms every year to show that they actually do donate a certain portion of their income to worthy causes, the poor etc. Are you saying that Churches do ...
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 It's time for Canada to adopt a carbon tax – The Uniter
At the time of this writing, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels, used to measure greenhouse gas emissions and track climate change, sit around 395 parts per million. That figure is higher than at any point in the last 3 million ...
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 Mulcair says no to wealth tax, expects star NDP candidate to be …
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is throwing cold water on the idea of his party raising taxes on the wealthy if it forms government even though a star candidate in Toronto supports such a tax hike.
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 Are Tax Havens An Endangered Species? – Social Europe Journal
Canada has had a tax treaty with Barbados since 1980. Since then, Canadian direct investment in Barbados has skyrocketed. Canada's investment stock in Barbados is now more than 15 times Barbados' GDP. But from this ...
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 Kosher Grocer Nabbed For Hiding Swiss Bank Account In Tax Scheme
The nice thing about Canada is that if your a Canadian and are not living in Canada you don't have to pay Canadian taxes. Americans are screwed we pay based on our nationality the rest of the world pays based on domicile.
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 Canadian Government Broadcaster hires private investigator to …
What don't these Canadian journalism types get about Barbados? The answer is simple: The Canadian laws are not being broken, they are being used as they were intended. It's the same with the American IRS regulations.
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 Response to David Howden on Taxes – Ludwig von Mises Institute …
If it taxes all of some large group the same by some measure – e.g., same percentage of their income, same number of dollars – then some in that group will be affected well, perhaps – but others badly, and some much worse ...
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 Canada Revenue Agency: Tax tips for entrepreneurs starting a small …
As a new student entrepreneur looking to start a small business, there are many details to consider. To help you with the accounting of your small business, Canada Revenue Agency has compiled a video series of short ...
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 Canadian Political Viewpoints: Taxing Through Taxes
I've talked before on the blog about how it seems we've been fighting the same political battles for the last five decades; and the battle around taxes is one of those battles. Right of centre parties will always say that tax rates ...
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 First-Time Home Buyer's Tax Credit | Canada's Economic Action Plan
Purchasing a home, especially your first, is a big decision and a major financial commitment. But did you know that Canada's Economic Action Plan can help with the First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit?
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 Apple Didn't Use the “Holy Grail of Tax Avoidance,” SEC …
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has closed the Apple file, finding the company's disclosures sufficient and clear of any wrong-doing over its cash and tax related practices, AllThingsD reports. Corporate_taxes.
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 Canada's Dangerously Distorted Tax Conversation | Alex's Blog
This post was written by Alex and Jordan Himelfarb; an abridged version appeared in the Star here.) We don't like paying taxes. This is not big news: we don't much like paying any bills, and there's probably never been a time ...
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 Canada's dangerously distorted tax conversation | Social Policy in …
TheStar.com – opinion/commentary - Any reasonable discussion of taxes must take into account the public goods and services they buy. So why doesn't ours? Oct 06 2013. By: Alex Himelfarb Jordan Himelfarb. We don't like ...
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 Mulcair says no to wealth tax, expects star NDP candidate to be …
OTTAWA – NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says there is no question of his party raising taxes on the wealthy if they form government even though a star candidate in Toronto supports such a tax hike. Left-wing author Linda ...
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 Canada slammed for lagging behind in fighting tax evasion as G8 …
OTTAWA — Canada's efforts to combat international tax evasion will be in the spotlight when Prime Minister Stephen Harper joins other world leaders next week at the G8 summit in Northern Ireland, with tax watchdogs ...
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 Tyrone Benskin: MP booted for failing to pay taxes | canada.com
He's been booted from the NDP Shadow Cabinet for failing to pay his taxes.
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 Mulcair rules out raising taxes on wealthy | iPolitics
OTTAWA – NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says there is no question of his party raising taxes on the wealthy if they form government even though a star candidate in Toronto supports such a tax hike. Left-wing author Linda ...
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 Mulcair rules out raising taxes on wealthy | National Newswatch
By The Canadian Press — Oct 6 2013. OTTAWA - NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is throwing cold water on the idea of his party raising taxes on the wealthy if it forms government even though a star candidate in Toronto supports such a tax hike.
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 Brawl breaks out in Taiwan parliament over new taxes – Canada.com
Politicians from Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang party duked it out with opposition legislators in parliament Tuesday. There was hair pulling, water throwing and even crying over the capital gains tax.
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 Two CRA employees violated privacy laws, reports show | canada.com
The auditor general, in a report released last week, said Canada's tax agency has improved its ability to collect revenues, but still lacks a clear strategy to snare all the money owed to the federal government. Photo: Chris ...
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 Holiday treat! Why Canada's border officers send drivers through …
Meanwhile, the Canada Border Services Agency has cut jobs, and for the last 13 years — and to the dismay of many Canadian businesses — officers have been told to waive travellers through without charging them taxes ...
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 Canada offers mixed response to G8 crackdown on tax evaders …
LOUGH ERNE, Northern Ireland — The Harper government says Canada will support G8 measures to improve corporate transparency and fight tax evasion, but it appears Canada is still resisting calls for a public registry ...
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 Canadian government vows to ferret out offshore tax haven records …
OTTAWA — Under fire to do more to combat tax evasion, Revenue Minister Gail Shea says the federal government will use all legal means available — which could include taking the CBC to court — to obtain financial records ...
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 Cuts to Canada Revenue Agency will erode efforts to fight tax …
OTTAWA — The Conservative government is facing mounting questions over its budget arithmetic and how it will increase efforts to combat tax evasion while cutting more than $250 million from the Canada Revenue Agency ...
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 How to pay your taxes with a credit card | canada.com
For the first time, Canadians can pay the Canada Revenue Agency with a credit card, earning loyalty points as the money goes out the door.
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 How much are the rich paying in taxes? Are you in … – Canada.com
The recent Occupy protests that have spread around the globe got us wondering how much the top one per cent of income earners in Canada is really paying in taxes and who is included in that one per cent anyway? Some of ...
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 Tories slam NDP Leader Tom Mulcair on taxes | canada.com
OTTAWA — The Conservative government has launched a new attack against NDP Leader Tom Mulcair on taxes, part of an ongoing effort to assail the official Opposition's economic credentials heading into the next election.
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 The iPod tax is a manufactured controversy | canada.com
It doesn't exist. It won't exist. It has never existed. Stop debating it.
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 tax haven – Canada.com
A Regina Senator, her prominent lawyer husband and the law firm that bears his name have launched a libel suit against the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
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 New taxes proposed to fund massive Ontario transit plan | canada.com
New taxes, including an increase to the sales tax and downtown parking levies, are being proposed to pay for a massive $34-billion Ontario transit plan.
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 Governor General to pay his sales taxes | canada.com
OTTAWA – Gov. Gen. David Johnston will now be required to pay GST/HST on all purchases, whether personal or related to the official business of Rideau Hall. According to Thursday's budget, a special exemption in the ...
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 Canada's tax cheats lookout – tattlers could get paid to rat you out …
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty takes part in a press conference after meeting with private sector economist in Ottawa on Friday March 8, 2013. Flaherty is signalling he'll concentrate on skills training, infrastructure and the ...
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 Overseas tax evasion is a growing problem Harper … – Canada.com
By KATHRYN MAY OTTAWA -- A Liberal Senator has appealed to the prime minister to appoint an experienced, senior bureaucrat -- a "hitter" -- to fill the top job at Canada Revenue Agency and bring the skills needed to ...
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 Dozens of charities lose tax-exempt status | canada.com
OTTAWA -- The Canada Revenue Agency has removed the tax-exempt status of 67 charities, including a B.C. food bank that used a higher chunk of its donations to cover the president's wages and expenses than it did buying ...
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 Canadian Tax Lawyers – What You Need To Consider…
The field of taxation is a very intricate field of study and this is the main reason why there are so many Canadian tax questions, may it be in accounting or in legal study. In practice, things become a lot more detailed and ...
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 Canada Revenue Agency to report on why Mafia boss got $381,000 …
The Canada Revenue Agency has launched an internal probe to determine how a late Mafia don who owed $1.5 million in back taxes received a refund cheque for more than $381000.
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 Canada Revenue Agency investigating why Mafia boss got …
The Canada Revenue Agency has launched an internal probe to determine how a late Mafia don who owed $1.5 million in back taxes received a refund cheque for more than $381000.
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 Tax authority says that Cameco owes $millions to Canada « nuclear …
CRA says Saskatchewan uranium giant Cameco has avoided paying hundreds of millions in Canadian taxes by offshoring profits in Switzerland http://business.financialpost.com/2013/09/25/cameco-cra-tax/ John Greenwood ...
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 Revenue Canada to probe why Mafia boss got refund cheque …
The Canada Revenue Agency has launched an internal probe to determine how a late Mafia don who owed $1.5 million in back taxes received a refund cheque for more than $381,000. Investigators from the agency's security ...
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 osap debt and taxes – Canada Student Debt
Hi,Im looking to fix another part of my credit area. My osap loan that went into collections back in...
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 The Carbon Tax: An Idea Whose Time Has Come | Wilson Center
In a hypothetical North American carbon tax that included the United States and Canada, tax credits and cuts could likewise reduce hardships faced by working-class citizens. While the policy has wide backing—from N. Greg ...
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 Adult-fitness tax credit could cost up to $47 million … – Canada.com
OTTAWA — As the Harper government prepares a throne speech expected to focus on consumer-friendly policies, a new report from the Parliamentary Budget Officer has priced out how much a fitness tax credit for older ...
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 Premier says Cameco tax dispute a concern | iPolitics
Tweet · Email. SASKATOON – Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he is concerned about a multimillion-dollar tax dispute between the Canada Revenue Agency and Saskatoon-based uranium giant Cameco. The revenue ...
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 CRA says Saskatchewan uranium giant Cameco has avoided …
The Canada Revenue Agency says Saskatchewan-based Cameco Corp. hasn't been paying its taxes and it wants the money. Now Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall has joined the fray, calling for Cameco, the world's largest ...
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 Jack Mintz study touts revenue-neutral, 13 per cent sales tax for …
CALGARY – A Calgary tax policy expert says Alberta should bring in an eight per cent sales tax and combine it with the five per cent GST. Jack Mintz, from the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary, said a 13 per ...
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 Ontario Liberals to cut small-business taxes | iPolitics
TORONTO – Ontario's governing Liberals are moving ahead with a budget promise to reduce taxes paid by small businesses. Finance Minister Charles Sousa is expected to introduce legislation today to raise the ceiling for a ...
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 Seriously, no need to measure up to the U.S. on corporate tax rates …
Uncle Sam is in a different league, writes Stephen Gordon.
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 Cameco in the middle of multi-million dollar tax court battle …
Saskatoon uranium company, Cameco Corporation, says it stands to lose $850 million if it loses tax court battle.
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 Entering and Leaving Canada – Has your Residency Status … – AG Tax
AG Tax has prepared a brief summary on the forms involved in determining your residency status in Canada.
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 Finance minister highlights tax break for Canadian manufacturers
Canada's Finance Minister Jim Flaherty promoted the federal government's aid to Canadian manufacturers in a public appearance in the city of Brampton, in the province of Ontario, Wednesday (September 18). He highlighted ...
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 Unlocked iPhone 5s Prices in Canada Start at $719 for 16GB …
Also I believe there is some form of import tax imposed by the Canadian government. Aydreean. that's the iphone 5c how about iphone 5s. http://www.ryantoyota.com/ Ryan. Shipping costs probably aren't much different since ...
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 Tom Mulcair's idea on corporate taxes sounds scary – Business …
The rate companies actually pay in Canada already appears to be just below U.S. levels, writes Mike Moffatt.
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 Tories slam NDP Leader Tom Mulcair on taxes | canada.com
OTTAWA — The Conservative government has launched a new attack against NDP Leader Tom Mulcair on taxes, part of an ongoing effort to assail the official Opposition's economic credentials heading into the next election.
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 Air Canada – $799: Houston – Shanghai, China. Roundtrip …
A good sale to Shanghai from Air Canada. Sample Travel Date: November 11th – 18th Fare Availability: Valid for travel from September 15th – December 3rd or December 27th – March 31st, 2014 for Monday through ...
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 Canadians: GST/HST registration and charging taxes – Virtual …
Hi everyone! Just wondering if most of you Canadian VA's registered for a GST/HST number right away? Or did you wait till you were closer to the $30000.
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 The Daily — 2011 National Household Survey: Income of Canadians
(Canadians have been classified into 10 equal income groups, or deciles, based on the adjusted after-tax income of their economic family.) The proportion of seniors with investment income was 51.8%, compared with 29.0% ...
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 Do Canadians Pay More Taxes Than Their American Neighbors …
A leading Real Estate Attorney in the Naples/Marco Island area of Florida is passing along information to help clear up the misnomer that Canadians pay more taxes than their American neighbors. Property Tax Rates and Rules are the same ...
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 Estate Law Canada: Death and Taxes: Why Business Owners Need …
I recently found this blog post from Christopher J. Marr of the law firm of Stewart and McKelvey. It gives a good, clear explanation of how estate planning and business succession planning go hand-in-hand. Business owners ...
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Indisposé par les hausses importantes décrétées par certaines commissions scolaires, le gouvernement Marois change de cap et exigera d'importants ajustements, selon un document de réflexion obtenu par Radio-Canada.
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 The Least Taxing Place in Canada | TurboTax Canada Blog
The Least Taxing Place to Live in Canada If you were asked which provinces had the lowest income taxes, what would you say? That's exactly what Abacus Data asked (among other questions) in their annual survey of ...
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EDMONTON – The federal government is cracking down on businesses that use computer software to skip paying taxes. “Some businesses have been using electronic suppression-of-sales software, also commonly known as ...
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 Harper Government's Low-Tax Plan is Benefitting Canadian Families
The Honourable Kerry‑Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, and M.P. Joyce Bateman (Winnipeg South Centre) today highlighted the benefits of the family tax measures introduced by the Harper ...
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The low-tax Conservatives have jacked up taxes on foreign musicians who wish to perform in Canada, creating misery for small businesses and bars.
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 Air Canada – $801: Atlanta / Detroit – Shanghai, China. Roundtrip …
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Bar and club owners say a new 'tour tax' for non-Canadian musicians quietly introduced by the federal government may force them to cancel shows and ultimately go out of business.
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Outrage over steep touring tax for international musicians playing in Canada.
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 An easier way to police Canada's senate residency requirement …
Twenty million Canadians file their federal and provincial tax returns every year based on their residence. “Too fuzzy and vague” is not an acceptable reason for false filings. File accurately or pay the price for providing false ...
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U.S. Senators grilled the company's CEO over where it puts -- or doesn't put -- its profits. But who's really to blame when any company uses all available loopholes?
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TORONTO – An offshore account may seem like an intimidating prospect, and one that could lead to trouble if it isn't done right. But experts say that as long as you follow the appropriate reporting rules set out by the Canada ...
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Do you and your band want to tour Canada? Well then you better have one hell of a deep pocket, because it's going to cost you and arm and a leg (maybe more)! According to the Calgary Herald: The new rules, which quietly ...
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 Canadian government deals heavy blow to small … – Death and Taxes
New fees for visas have club owners facing the reality that costs of bringing bands across the border could be twice or three times their take from the show.
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 Taxman defeats Winston Blackmore, polygamous leader of Bountiful …
Campbell and federal Justice Department lawyers were bound by an equally unbending tome: the Canadian Income Tax Act. “These appeals introduced unique and novel legal and factual issues that are not normally before ...
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 Lamb Of God's Randy Blythe And More Decry Canada's New Venue …
The Government Of Canada has been the source of much ire from musicians this week after passing new regulations on July 31st, 2013 that tax certain venues for.
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 Canada To Raise Taxes On Foreign Musicians Traveling Through …
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Mikal Cronin at NXNE 2013 (more by David Andrako) A new set of rules could change the musical landscape of Canada and touring musicians heading to our neighbor to the north:The new rules, which quietly came into ...
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 Credit unions will have to pay nearly twice as much tax as banks …
Credit unions will have to pay nearly twice as much tax as banks because of a technical glitch, Deloitte discovers. Canadian Press | 13/08/27 11:52 AM ET More from Canadian Press. Deloitte says amendments passed in late ...
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 Conservatives more than double taxes on credit unions | Canada's …
OTTAWA – NDP finance critic Peggy Nash (Parkdale High Park) challenged the Finance Minister to explain radical tax increases Canada's credit unions and caisses populaires may now be facing because of Conservative ...
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 Verizon CEO Responds to Tax Critic Nader in Letter to PM Harper …
Yesterday U.S. consumer advocate Ralph Nader wrote a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper criticizing Verizon as an alleged corporate tax dodger. In a quick response, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam has responded to ...
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 World's least practical drug mule busted scuba … – Death and Taxes
A Canadian man recently tried to smuggle some pot into the U.S., and he seriously overcomplicated it. I mean, just over-thought it to high hell. A boater on the St. Clair River at the Canadian border could have sworn he saw a ...
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 Verizon One of Most Aggressive US Corporate Tax Dodgers, Says …
Verizon's possible entrance into the Canadian wireless market has triggered mixed reaction from all parties: the Big Three have launched an aggressive media campaign against the red US carrier and challenged Ottawa ...
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Recent news delivered two different verdicts on two different climate policy experiments, both of which carry lessons for California and its delayed carbon reduction plan. The first, a revenue-neutral carbon tax in British ...
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AG Tax professional accountants take a look at some of the common education expense related tax saving tools available to US taxpayers.
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 Accidental Americans versus Accidental Canadians – The Franco …
These "accidental Americans" only recently learned IRS expects them to file income tax returns each year. Most owe no U.S. tax because they pay taxes to Canada, where they have lived their entire lives. Yet accounting and ...
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AG Tax takes a brief look at the different issues faced by Non-US persons looking to purchase US real estate.
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AG Tax takes a look at different taxpaying tips and plans for when dealing with an amount owing to the CRA.
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 Expedia (Canada) Class Action Lawsuit Over “Taxes & Fees …
Expedia is being sued in Canada for lumping together their service fee with taxes and not properly disclosing it.
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 Fifty-year increase in Canadian taxes = 1,787% – I Hate The Media
Fifty-year increase in Canadian taxes = 1787%. When you see it in black and white like this, it shocks you.
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 In Canada, the cronut burger is topped with … – Death and Taxes
In Toronto this week, gluttons are mulling the booths at this year's Canadian National Exhibition, where inventors brandish their latest gems and gourmands bust out of their kitchens with heart-stopping madness. The sickest ...
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Mackenzie criticized the tendency of the Canadian Left to “[campaign] for better public services as if they can be provided free. Better services won't cost us anything because the higher taxes needed to pay for those services ...
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AG Tax looks at various tax tips relevant to taxpayers with Canadian filing requirements.
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 Canada News Centre – Government Invites Comments on Possible …
As announced in Economic Action Plan 2013, the Government is inviting comments with respect to possible measures to prevent a type of abuse of Canada's income tax treaties commonly referred to as "treaty shopping.
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 Wal-Mart trims outlook as higher taxes hurt sales – Proactive Investors
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT), the world's largest retailer, reported downbeat second-quarter results as higher payroll taxes curbed consumer spending, and it lowered its profit and sales outlook for the full-year. ... Proactiveinvestors USA & Canada · North America flag · United Kingdom flag · Deutschland flag · Australia flag · China flag. GLOBAL NAVIGATION. Keyword/Company EPIC Sector. Aerospace & Defence, Agribusiness, Basic Materials, Broadcasting & Entertainment ...
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The City of Saskatoon's latest proposal to increase property taxes to fix crumbling roads has been well received by city councillors.
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AG Tax discusses helpful tax filing and payment tips applicable to taxpayers who have US filing requirements.
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Symbol of the Government of Canada ... The increase was mainly attributable to a rise in the price of building materials in British Columbia because of the return to the provincial sales tax in April. Of the seven census ...
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Symbol of the Government of Canada. Statistics Canada ... The quarterly increase was mainly attributable to a rise in the price of building materials in British Columbia because of the return to the provincial sales tax in April.
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Reaction mixed after the City of Saskatoon proposes property tax increases to pay for improved roads.
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THE Cebu City Assessor's Office wants to increase the tax on real property within Mayor Michael Rama's second term, but they'll have to convince the mayor first. Assistant City Assessor Liezl Gonzaga said they plan to ...
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-In 2006, the marginal effective tax rate on new business investment across Canada was 33%. As of 2014, it will be 17% (the lowest of all G-7 countries). -In 1999, total taxes as a percentage of Canada's GDP (including all ...
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 CRA targets the underground economy: Pilot project compares …
After an initial push to catch big-ticket tax cheaters, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is now focusing on middle class tax evaders, says a report on CRA's recent activities published in the National Post. The agency is now ...
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Some (but not all) of the choices are: non-resident Canadian tax-payer, non-resident, non-Canadian tax-payer plus a few others. The requirements and qualifications for each category are detailed and can be complex.
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 Canada to increase Tax-Free Savings Accounts to $5,500 in 2013
Canada's Department of Finance announced Monday that the amount savers and investors can put into the Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs) will rise an additional $500 from $5000 to $5500 per year starting Jan. 1, 2013.
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Back in 2008, British Columbia (BC), Canada implemented a revenue neutral carbon tax.
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CRA pilot project targets Peace River tax cheats Provided by The Canadian Press. By Dean Beeby | Aug 5, 2013 10:31 am | iPolitics Subscription Required | Comments. The unregulated couriers, paramedics and drivers who work on contract ...
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This holiday long weekend is Canada Border Services (CBS) second busiest time after Black Friday and for the province's taxpayers, it's an expensive weekend.
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Meanwhile, the Canada Border Services Agency has cut jobs, and for the last 13 years — and to the dismay of many Canadian businesses — officers have been told to waive travellers through without charging them taxes ...
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In 2008 the Canadian province became the first North American jurisdiction to introduce a carbon tax. Now a study has found that the levy has led to a big drop in fossil-fuel consumption and greenhouse-gas emissions without ...
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My last post contained a diagram suggesting that no tax is both popular and efficient. On twitter, Matt Cowgill suggested the diagram was wrong. Taxes on resource rents are both popular and efficient. Michael Kushnir ...
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Any US company looking to the north to expand its international business needs to know that it could face significant tax liability in Canada as Ottawa considers the presence of US employees or even contractors on its behalf ...
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Many Canadians have been investing in the U.S. real estate market or starting work in the U.S. Similar to Canada, you will need to have a tax ID with the.
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Polls also show that public support for the British Columbia carbon tax has grown to 64 percent, and 59 percent of Canadians say they would support a similar carbon tax system in their provinces. The popularity may be in part ...
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Taxes have never been a lot of pleasure for everyone, who is having a job. There are some ideas of how to limit them to minimum.
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Debates about BC's carbon tax have generated much heat and little light, a study from the University of Ottawa have just released a good effort to rectify this situation. Comparing fuel consumption before and after the carbon ...
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Fuel consumption per capita has fallen in BC by nearly 19% relative to the rest of Canada; these are just the fuels that are subject to the carbon tax. (Note that the years in these tables begin on July 1, in the previous report, ...
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TheStar.com – opinion/commentary - Business-friendly think-tank urges Ottawa to stop doling out tax benefits. Jul 26 2013. By: Carol Goar. Canadians like cash benefits delivered through the tax system. Finance Minister Jim ...
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Fuel consumption per capita has fallen in BC by nearly 19% relative to the rest of Canada; these are just the fuels that are subject to the carbon tax. (Note that the years in these tables begin on July 1, in the previous report, ...
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British Columbia's pioneering carbon tax shift, passed in 2008, has been remarkably effective in reducing fuel use, with no apparent adverse impact on the province's economy. These findings come from a new study by ...
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A London company and its director have been fined a combined $77487 by the Canada Revenue Agency after pleading guilty to three counts of tax evasion. Industrial Waterproof Systems Ltd. of London and Craig Beattie, ...
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The province has seen a 17.4% decline in CO2 emissions, better than half way to its 2020 goal of 33%, with no impact on economic growth.
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Since the carbon tax took effect (July 1, 2008), BC's fuel consumption has fallen by 17.4% per capita (and fallen by 18.8% relative to the rest of Canada). • These reductions have occurred across all the fuel types covered by ...
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Could anyone recommend a plugin where it can auto-set the tax rates for Canada and the US, for each of the individual states/provinces. thanks in advance Sunny.
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Tax rates vary amongst the G8 and beyond. Capital is attracted to the lowest rate to increase ROE. Countries use tax rates to attract, retain, or subsidize economic activities and the flow of capital. Canada, for example, has ...
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A good half of all Canadians do not pay for the services they receive from the government.
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I need help with Canadian taxes and tax zones. In Canada some provinces charge Goods and Services Tax (GST), some charge Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)
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Support payments, lawyer fees, splitting shared property – most things that come with divorce affect your tax situation. Learn more.
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Regardless of where you're traveling, taxes can represent a significant portion of your airfare. Here's an overview of just what you're paying for. Read more.
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Small business owners in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) are unimpressed with Metrolinx's plan to use higher taxes to finance their Big Move transportation plan, according to a Canadian Federation of ...
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Canada now has more than THREE MILLION of its citizens living and working outside the country … many of them very well off and successful, but paying taxes in the countries where they reside most of the year. True, they ...
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 Treading Water: The Impact of High METRs on Working Families in …
In “Treading Water: The Impact of High METRs on Working Families in Canada,” authors Alexandre Laurin and Finn Poschmann find low-to- mid-income Canadians face taxes on incremental income generally higher than ...
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Ontario Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit (OIDMTC) is a refundable tax credit administered by the Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) and The CRA.
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The French Les Echos reports (via Macg.co) that Apple declined to be interviewed by a French parliamentary commission over tax practices. Along with Apple, Facebook and the Swedish retail giant, IKEA also declined.
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Noble Canadian consumers are buying ever-increasing amounts of gasoline in the US of A, because there's no carbon tax in Washington State. Patriotism at its finest. And you see how trips by bus and foot and train dropped ...
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 Canada claims prize for inventing human … – Death and Taxes
The AHS Igor I. Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition has remained painfully out of reach since 1980. It's been vanquished by a bunch of Canucks.
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 James Gandolfini's $30 Million Estate Tax Mistake – Walletpop Canada
But in what estate lawyer William Zabel referred to as a "catastrophe" in an interview with the New York Daily News, Gandolfini's will left about 80 percent of his estate unprotected against estate taxes, with rates that will add up ...
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 Canada Supreme Court ruling hits Barbados offshore trusts and tax …
The highest court in Canada has just turned down an appeal of a case involving the setting up of a trust in Barbados – done back in 1999 so a Canadian politician could avoid paying taxes on Canadian profits. Paul Antle ...
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A survey of leading Canadian executives puts government inefficiency far ahead of high taxes as the top impediment to doing business in this country. The survey, conducted for the 2012 World Economic Forum, showed that ...
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 Higher Taxes on Rich Canadians, Will it Generate Better Revenue …
Higher Taxes on Rich Canadians, Will it Generate Better Revenue?. The Wall Street study of taxation is more of US taxpayer theory than any other country and hold very less importance to the Canadian economy.
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 Canada Supreme Court ruling hits Barbados offshore trusts and tax …
The highest court in Canada has just turned down an appeal of a case involving the setting up of a trust in Barbados – done back in 1999 so a Canadian politician could avoid paying taxes on Canadian profits. Paul Antle ...
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There is a story we love to tell at Citizens Climate Lobby. It's a story about Gandhi's first meeting with General Smuts. Gandhi, all of 5 foot 4 inches, told the imposing South African general and politician that he planned to ...
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I'm wondering could posters here please help with some advice on this. Substantial tax demands coming in the door, going back a number of years. They are provincial Quebec taxes, personal and business (contractor).
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Consumption taxation is making the news again in Canada. Manitoba's PST hike to 8 percent that was announced in April's provincial budget kicked in on July 1st. At the public hearings into the increases and in the media, the ...
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pay income taxes. Nearly a decade ago when I lived in Canada and complained about the socialist government and the taxes many brainwashed government lovers would tell me, "if you don't like it, leave." I happily did
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More than a year after Canada's top court sided with Halifax in its battle with Ottawa over the value of Citadel Hill, the disagreement is headed to a federal dispute panel.
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CGA Magazine – A leading accountancy and business magazine produced by Certified General Accountants Canada.
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 76% of Canadians Filed Their Tax Returns Online This Year …
Canadians continue to lead the world in digital adoption. The Canada Revenue Agency said this week that more than 76%
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The taxman says three out of every four Canadian taxpayers filed their income tax returns electronically this year.
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 Three in four Canadians filed taxes online | Metro
OTTAWA – The taxman says three out of every four Canadian taxpayers filed their income tax returns electronically this year. The Canada Revenue Agency says more than 76 per cent of the returns that have arrived so far ...
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 Healthcare-NOW! – Canadians pay taxes for universal healthcare …
By Dr. Philip Caper for BangorDailyNews.com - I've been watching with some dismay the wrestling match going on between the governor and the Maine.
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Happy Canada Day, everybody! Here are some of the greatest things about our friendly neighbor to the North! 1. Anne of Green Gables. Anne of Green Gables anne of green gables 600537 640 480 Happy Canada Day, ...
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Foreign Income Verification Statement (Form T1135), one of the Economic Action Plan 2013 measures to crack down on international tax evasion and aggressive tax avoidance. Minister Shea also met with members of the Certified General ...
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Weird and wonderful taxes are certainly nothing new – there's been quite an assortment that have fallen in and out of law books throughout the ages. Read more.
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Canada Day weekend operating hours for City of Winnipeg facilities and services, City of Winnipeg 2013 property taxes are due Friday, June 28.
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 Canadians Pay Taxes for Universal Health Care, and Now They're …
Many conservatives still characterize Medicaid as “welfare,” and many think of it as such. Presumably other types of health care coverage have been “earned” (think veterans and the military, highly paid executives, union ...
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 Canada Takes Aim at Tax-Advantaged Bond Funds that Use …
By Yakob Petersell Published June 25, 2013 Risk Canadian finance minister Jim Flaherty has announced that his government will shutter.
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 Worthwhile Canadian Initiative: Taxation of the family: everything old …
Matt Krzepkowski and Jack Mintz have recently produced a working paper titled "No More Second-Class Taxpayers: How Income Spliting Can Bring Fairness to Canada's Single-Income Families." The paper argues that high ...
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 Harper Government announces new requirements for Canadians …
Mrs. McLeod met with members of Certified General Accountants (CGA) Canada to discuss taxation issues, including how best to combat international tax evasion and aggressive tax avoidance. “Our Government is committed ...
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 Brawl breaks out in Taiwan parliament over new taxes – Canada.com
Politicians from Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang party duked it out with opposition legislators in parliament Tuesday. There was hair pulling, water throwing and even crying over the capital gains tax.
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 Tax havens thriving as efforts to stop flow of money offshore fail: UN …
Canada's efforts to combat international tax evasion will be in the spotlight when Prime Minister Stephen Harper joins other world leaders next week at the G8 summit in Northern Ireland, with tax watchdogs worried Canada is ...
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 Did You Remember to Pay Property Taxes? :: City of Edmonton
Taxation Section PO Box 1982. Edmonton, AB T5J 3X5. The Canada Post postmark is considered as the payment receipt date, which should be no later than June 30, 2013. The imprint of a commercial postage meter is not ...
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 Canada News Centre – Harper Government obtains information …
“Our Government takes the abuse of Canada's tax laws seriously. We have reached out to key international partners and have been working to obtain this data in accordance with our tax treaties,” said Minister Shea. “We are ...
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 Alternate Brain: Canadians Pay Taxes for Universal Health Care …
Canada's tax-financed health care system covers everybody, gets better results, costs about two-thirds of what ours does and is far more popular than ours with both their public and their politicians. There is no opposition to it ...
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 G-8 Leaders: Apple, Others Should Feel Bad About Minimizing Tax …
The leaders of the world's wealthiest countries want to make successful private businesses feel bad about not paying more in taxes. Canada was reportedly the only holdout in opposing the initiative. “We did not expect to see ...
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 Canada offers mixed response to G8 crackdown on tax evaders …
LOUGH ERNE, Northern Ireland — The Harper government says Canada will support G8 measures to improve corporate transparency and fight tax evasion, but it appears Canada is still resisting calls for a public registry ...
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 Canada offers mixed response to G8 crackdown on tax evaders
LOUGH ERNE, Northern Ireland — The Harper government says Canada will support G8 measures to improve.
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 Two CRA employees violated privacy laws, reports show | canada.com
The auditor general, in a report released last week, said Canada's tax agency has improved its ability to collect revenues, but still lacks a clear strategy to snare all the money owed to the federal government. Photo: Chris ...
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 Real Estate Cheat Sheet: Bank of Canada worries about condos …
The top stories in Toronto real estate this week: the Bank of Canada takes aim at the city's condo market (again), and the building industry tallies up taxes and government charges on new houses. • Toronto's condo sector ...
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 The Calgarian Advantage – Low Taxes or Zero Taxes? – Ludwig von …
calgary-skyline_0 In Alberta, property taxes are everything. Since the province levies a flat income tax of 10% and has no sales tax, property taxes are a vital part of the government's budget. Recently, the Alberta government ...
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 Don't let Harper water down G8 action plan on tax havens | rabble.ca
The upcoming G8 Summit is an unprecedented opportunity to go after tax cheats who use tax havens. But Canada threatens to be a spoiler. Again. British Prime Minister Cameron wants G8 leaders to endorse a strong action ...
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica defines taxation as “that part of the revenues of a state which is obtained by the compulsory dues and charges upon its subjects.” That is about as concise and accurate as a definition can be; ...
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DJ Pangburn reviews Boards of Canada's existentially dark new album Tomorrow's Harvest.
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If working until June 10 sounds like a long time, it's because the taxes we pay extend well beyond income tax.
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 Harper Government obtains information regarding potential tax …
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, announced today that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has received information from international ...
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Canada's efforts to combat international tax evasion will be in the spotlight when Prime Minister Stephen Harper joins other world leaders next week at the G8 summit in Northern Ireland, with tax watchdogs worried Canada is ...
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For years, most pundits have concluded that any politician proposing higher taxes must be either brave or suicidal. These days, however, a growing number of leaders, across the spectrum, are willing to do precisely that.
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Colorful journalist suddenly stifled by Canadian conservatives.
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Canada has cut corporate taxes by almost 30% in 6 years, and their economy is doing no better than that of the United States.
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Sears Canada is offering an extra 15% off select sale-priced mattresses, furniture, and patio furniture when you use your Sears Financial Credit Card to pay.
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A Regina Senator, her prominent lawyer husband and the law firm that bears his name have launched a libel suit against the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
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When the media discusses the problems plaguing Canadian business, we typically talk about the fluctuating loonie, soft demand from the United States and Europe, bureaucratic red tape and a mismatch between open jobs ...
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On the heels of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business hauling municipal leaders onto the carpet for overspending, municipal leaders from across the country are meeting in Vancouver this weekend for the ...
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"I have lost count of the number of times that global tax directors have used the words 'banana republic' when I describe this legislation to them," says Michael Firth, a tax partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada, and chief ...
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OTTAWA – Canada's insurance industry faces a $1-billion GST bill at the end of this month, thanks to a federal tax move critics say smacks of a 'banana republic'. The massive tax hit applies to some financial services that ...
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OTTAWA – The Harper government has been handed a lesson in why those who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. Conservatives have been trying to deflect attention from the Senate expenses scandal by accusing ...
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Taxes are an annoying annual chore akin to going to the dentist. Luckily, however, some of us get a nice tax refund after the process. It's important to use this refund wisely though, and Canadians have a number of wise ...
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Tomorrow's Munk debate — “Be it resolved, tax the rich (more)” — features four well-known speakers: three Americans and a Greek. Notably, one of the Americans is Paul Krugman, the Nobel Prize winning Princeton ...
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New taxes, including an increase to the sales tax and downtown parking levies, are being proposed to pay for a massive $34-billion Ontario transit plan.
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Smart growth could increase Fresno's tax revenue by 45 percent per acre. In Champaign, Illinois, it could save 23 percent per year on city services. Study after study has demonstrated: Walkable, mixed-use development is a ...
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Canadian mining companies hope that Stephen Harper's visit to Peru will lead to better use of the billions in royalties and taxes that are sitting idle in a country where poverty is still a large problem. Harper met mining ...
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He's been booted from the NDP Shadow Cabinet for failing to pay his taxes.
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The release of Boards of Canada's new album “Tomorrow's Harvest” cannot come a moment too soon. For now, we've been treated to the first single, “Reach for the Dead,” which comes with a music video by Neil Krug.
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In a testimony before the Senate's Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, CEO Tim Cook has defended the way Apple avoids paying U.S. taxes on money it earns overseas. The L.A. Times is reporting that Cook ...
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 Canadian companies 'just as aggressive' as Apple in tax avoidance …
Apple is far from alone in offshoring profits, experts say. Tax avoidance strategy is a core chapter in any multinational firm's playbook nowadays, including blue chips based in Canada.
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Apple is receiving criticism from a US Senate Committee for seeking the “Holy Grail of tax avoidance.” In a report co-authored by Senators John McCain and Carl Levin, the Committee accuses Apple for negotiating the tax rate ...
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 Wynne says no new taxes to balance Ontario budget … – Canada.com
With the NDP's support of the provincial budget, the Liberal government will survive at least until this fall. But Wynne says she will not levy any new taxes.
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As a self-employed individual, you have until midnight on June 17, 2013 to file your 2012 income tax and benefit return. Don't forget -- you must pay any balance owing for 2012 on or before April 30, 2013, regardless of your ...
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 Lawyers fear new Canadian tax rule could scare away foreign …
A controversial new tax provision could dissuade foreign owned resource companies from establishing mining and energy subsidiaries in Canada, lawyers say.
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 Canadian Families Benefitting from Harper Government's Low-Tax …
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, today announced that Canadian families are receiving significant tax refunds as a result of the low-tax ...
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Keeping up with the latest changes can be difficult but you should not wait for an audit to find out you've fallen behind.
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Taxing the rich has become a popular tactic for political parties across the country and campaign fodder in more than one provincial election. But the wealthy have other ideas and are exploring tax shelters like never before.
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You need not worry about doing your 2009 taxes as you have easy and simple ways of filing 2009 income tax return online. You do not have bother about hirin.
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 Canadian Government Tax Help | Tax Amnesty
Every year, the Canadian government gives an average of billion to businesses across the country. Through cash refunds and tax credits, Canadian government.
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Members of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation were at a gas station on Thursday to hand out symbolic gas tax refunds to drivers in a gesture to demonstrate how much they're being taxed. According to Statistics Canada's ...
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As an international investigation of tax evaders broadens to include Canadian authorities, the federal government says it has convicted just 44 individuals of offshore tax cheating since 2006.
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The federal government says it will get access to relevant Canadian information stemming from a sweeping offshore tax-evasion investigation being conducted by the United Kingdom, United States and Australia.
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“Those who don't pay their taxes by hiding money overseas place an unfair burden on law-abiding, hardworking Canadians,” said Minister Shea. “Our Government has long recognized that international tax evasion is a ...
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A legal expert says cities and towns across Canada are closely watching negotiations between the Halifax Regional Municipality and the federal government over the value of Citadel Hill.
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The Conservatives are beefing up the tools used to go after tax cheats. They're creating a dedicated team to pinpoint tax evaders and pouring $30 million over the next five years into the cause.
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The Canada Revenue Agency will create a dedicated team to go after international tax evasion and aggressive tax avoidance in a bid to crack down on Canadians hiding money in offshore tax havens, Revenue Minister Gail ...
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High-profile leaks of private bank data raise new questions about the widespread use of offshore accounts.
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It cost an average of $217 for each Canadian tax filer just to fill out their income tax forms in 2011.
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The Canada Revenue Agency should apply the sometimes controversial General Tax Avoidance Rule in a bid to curb the use of offshore tax havens to avoid Canadian taxes, Parliament's finance committee recommended ...
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Canada Revenue Agency has made it clear that whatever kind of money Canadians use, they need to pay their taxes.
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... important new initiatives introduced by the Harper Government in Economic Action Plan 2013 to strengthen the capacity of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to crack down on international tax avoidance and evasion.
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OTTAWA — The Canada Revenue Agency's total uncollected tax debt has soared about 60 per cent to $29 billion in the last seven years, at the same time the cost of “doubtful accounts” unlikely to be collected has more than ...
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The Fraser Institute's report claims that the total tax bill of the average Canadian family now takes up 42.7 per cent of their income and has increased by 1,787 per cent since 1961 (without adjusting for inflation). This are big ...
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 Canada News Centre – Paying your taxes is simple with the CRA's …
Did you know? You can pay your taxes the same way you would pay your phone or hydro bill -- using online or telephone banking.
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If there are two topics that all Canadians love, they are taxes and history. As the tax deadline approaches, I thought it important to look back at how Canadians came to be the happy, taxpaying nation that we are today.
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You can pay your taxes the same way you would pay your phone or hydro bill -- using online or telephone banking.
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The average Canadian family faced a tax bill of $31615 in 2012 against income of $74113.
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Today New Democrats slammed the Conservatives for the $8 billion tax raise on Canadian, including consumer goods like bicycles. “Stephen Harper promised Canadians that he would not impose new taxes on them,” said ...
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Did you know? If you're just starting to file your taxes, you'll find the Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) online information is a fast and easy way to understand what you need to do.
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He said the NDP would find the lost revenue by going after funds lost every year to tax havens. “We believe there are billions of dollars that the Canadian government is not going after, and our allies are,” Rankin said.
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Wealthy Canadians with money stashed overseas have come forward in droves to confess their misdeeds after secret lists began circulating with the names of people apparently evading taxes in foreign banking havens.
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It's possible to get Canadian tax penalties or interest reduced or cancelled if they were caused by circumstances beyond your control.
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"The fact that more than half of Canadians think that preparing and paying their taxes is the right thing to do says a lot about us as a nation," John Waters, a spokesman with BMO Nesbitt Burns, said in a statement. "Taxes fund ...
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Canada Revenue Agency may be breathing down people's necks, but a new national survey suggests just one in 10 Canadians truly fear the tax man. In fact, more than half of the 94 per cent of people who file a personal ...
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In the past, we haven't bothered too much with the receipts for those foreign donations because we believed that they were not necessary for filing our Canadian income taxes. When I read the tax forms more carefully this year ...
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OTTAWA – Even though they promised not to raise taxes in the 2013 budget, the Conservative government is imposing hidden taxes on Canadians, lacking sensitivity and judgement. New Democrats condemn these ...
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OTTAWA — Under fire to do more to combat tax evasion, Revenue Minister Gail Shea says the federal.
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Ludwig von Mises Institute of Canada. Tu Ne Cede Malis. Home · LvMIC Daily · About · Blog · Learn · TASC · Media · Donate ... In advocating heavy new taxes on energy Schultz and Becker completely ignore the fact that there are already myriad taxes of all kinds, along with the implicit tax of regulation, on all aspects of energy production and distribution. There are excise taxes, corporation income taxes, payroll taxes, and the regulatory prohibitions on drilling for oil in ...
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Rankin said according to independent estimates Canada could be losing $5.3 to $7.8 billion a year in tax revenue as a result of Canadians using tax havens and not declaring money earned in those accounts.
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 Offshore tax haven leak: Ottawa threatens court action to get CBC …
Ottawa will use the courts to try and get the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to hand over leaked data naming people who have allegedly used offshore tax havens, National Revenue Minister Gail Shea said Tuesday.
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Conservatives failing to fight tax cheats. Canadians playing by the rules and filing their taxes demand fairness. OTTAWA –New Democrats are demanding accountability from Conservatives for their continued failure to bring ...
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Tax season is hitting high gear in Canada, and a study released Wednesday reported while 94 per cent of Canadians file a personal income tax return every year, almost half of them do so without professional help. The study ...
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 Canada Revenue Agency wants to probe accounts linked to tax …
OTTAWA — The embattled Canada Revenue Agency says it will investigate the files of potentially hundreds of Canadians included in a massive leak of financial information for alleged accounts in offshore tax havens — if it ...
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We understand that students have precious little downtime, let alone time for taxes. We've put together some helpful tips to make filing effortless. Read more.
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Studios in western Canada can no longer support staff in face of high costs, dev suggests.
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When the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists revealed this week that it has obtained documents about 450 Canadians' holdings in offshore tax havens, Revenue Minister Gail Shea issued a release asking ...
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OTTAWA - The embattled Canada Revenue Agency says it will investigate the files of potentially hundreds of Canadians included in a massive leak of financial information for alleged accounts in offshore tax havens - if it can ...
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 The pizzaburger: 5 images of Canada's latest … – Death and Taxes
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Unilateral actions by individual countries offer virtually no benefits, but considerable costs.
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The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue made the following statement regarding the recent media coverage regarding a list of Canadians with offshore assets. "Anyone with information on tax cheats has an ...
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The Black Hole blog focuses on issues affecting early career scientists in Canada. Topics covered include science policy, science communication, and the education and training of scientists in Canada while also highlighting ...
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The embattled Canada Revenue Agency says it will investigate the files of potentially hundreds of Canadians included in a massive leak of financial information for alleged accounts in offshore tax havens — if it can get its ...
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Downe said that the CRA's $4.6 billion figure of lost revenue is a low figure, and criticised their refusal to disclose what the tax gap in Canada is. Downe wondered how the government could identify what kinds of resources ...
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 Offshore account leak: Foreign bank accounts are perfectly legal …
The names of at least 450 wealthy Canadians are contained on a massive leaked list of offshore tax haven account holders, according to the Washington, DC-based International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
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 Offshore account leak: 450 wealthy Canadians on tax haven list …
The list, taken from a cache of 2.5-million leaked digital files, exposes the identities of nearly 130000 people with savings stashed in hidden accounts.
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Barry Saxifrage When it comes to fighting climate change, Alberta is "all hat, no cattle".
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One of the jobs a government minister has these days is to denounce the Opposition as often as possible, and Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver is no exception. After singing the (possible) benefits of the (possible) ...
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If you intend to rent your property, you will be required to file a U.S. tax return and be subject to a 30 per cent withholding tax. The net rental income is also subject to Canadian tax less a Foreign Tax Credit for taxes paid in the ...
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Penalties and interest charges for filing your Canadian income taxes late can add up quickly.
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OTTAWA — The Conservative government is facing mounting questions over its budget arithmetic and how it will increase efforts to combat tax evasion while cutting more than $250 million from the Canada Revenue Agency ...
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THE GREAT REVENUE ROBBERY - New Canadian book. Stop the tax scam and save Canada, say economists and analysts. New book,The Great Revenue Robbery, calls for fair tax system. Austerity is a bitter pill to swallow.
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For the first time, Canadians can pay the Canada Revenue Agency with a credit card, earning loyalty points as the money goes out the door.
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 Cuts to Canada Revenue Agency will erode efforts to fight tax …
OTTAWA — The Conservative government is facing mounting questions over its budget arithmetic and.
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Key topics, highlights, and questions raised during today's QP include: measures in the Budget; criticisms of “new taxes” and imposed costs on Canadians; Public Service Commission report showing preferential treatment in ...
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83 year-old Edie Windsor of New York City is suing the United States. Windsor is challenging the Defense of Marriage Act that prevents same-sex married couples from receiving federal financial benefits. A case that is helping ...
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Key topics, highlights, and questions raised during today's QP include: contents and measures in the budget; criticism of “new taxes” and imposed costs on Canadians; Conflict of Interest Act breach by former MP Jay Hill for ...
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HALIFAX – The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives is recommending a series of tax measures — including making a temporary tax bracket for high-income earners permanent — ahead of the Nova Scotia budget next ...
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IRS Wastes Your Taxes on Faux Star Trek Parody 'Training Film', the IRS is but one of the thousands of agencies that waste millions of tax dollars on a daily basis.
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Robbing Peter to pay Paul's taxes has been a part of creative American finance since the Civil War. However, now it seems that the Canadians have borrowed.
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“Some examples include an increase on the tariff on bicycles to 13 per cent from 8.5 per cent” –Tariff changes likely to widen Canada-U.S. price gap, CP, 03/22/2013. Of course the Finance Minister raised these taxes on ...
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As inequality has risen in the developed world, many governments have been dismantling — not increasing — estate taxes. Countries from Austria to Canada to Sweden have abolished estate taxes outright. There is nothing ...
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VANCOUVER – New measures in this week's federal budget targeting tax cheats are aimed at wealthy Canadians who are using schemes with “complicated names” to hide their money from the government, Finance Minister ...
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So maybe you're one of those folks with money squirreled away in some offshore tax haven, a secret stash of “rainy day” funds quietly appreciating beyond the grasp of the Canada Revenue Agency. Once upon a time no one ...
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OTTAWA – Gov. Gen. David Johnston will now be required to pay GST/HST on all purchases, whether personal or related to the official business of Rideau Hall. According to Thursday's budget, a special exemption in the ...
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Filing your own taxes using an online software program can not only save you accountants' fees, but also provide a learning experience with long-lasting benefits.
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T2125 – Calculation of business use of home expenses This one will guide the self-employed Canadian to deductions at home such as heat, electricity, insurance, maintenance, mortgage interest and property taxes. The rule ...
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REGINA – Drinkers and smokers will pay more and businesses will have to wait longer for a tax cut so that Saskatchewan's budget can stay in the black. “I'm sure the two-pack-a-day smokers will not be pleased,” Finance ...
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Saskatchewan raises booze, tobacco taxes to eke out balanced budget. By: Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press. Posted: 3:16 PM | Comments: 0 | Last Modified: 4:22 PM. Print; E–mail. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall, left, applauds as ...
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EDMONTON – Amidst rising rhetoric over the Keystone XL pipeline, Alberta Premier Alison Redford clarified Tuesday that she isn't urging the federal government to impose a national tax on carbon emissions. “I am in no way ...
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OTTAWA — Dan Braniff considers himself a savvy investor, quite knowledgeable about the federal tax system. The retired telecommunications manager once oversaw a multimillion-dollar budget, and still plays the financial ...
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Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa is asking for help to close loopholes that allow corporations to avoid paying taxes by shifting their profits and losses across Canada. He says it could bring in $200 million by 2017, ...
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Tax time can mean big headaches for smaller businesses. But it doesn't have to. Here are some tips to help your SMB squeeze the most benefit from.
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OTTAWA — They're a source of growing controversy amid the Occupy movement and worrisome income inequality, but the wealthy — including the top one per cent of income earners — are also the source of a huge chunk of ...
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Did you know? If you use public transit, you can claim the cost of certain public transit passes to reduce the taxes you owe.
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Bargainmoose has you covered at tax time with an exclusive coupon code for $5 off of H&R Block tax software, now only $24.99, regularly $29.99. Click.
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Apparently the roadblock is the Canadian public which, according to some experts and most politicians, is already fed up with their current taxes and would never ever accept a new one on their gasoline and fuel oil. As proof ...
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Did you know? If you use public transit, you can claim the cost of certain public transit passes to reduce the taxes you owe.
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With a federal budget coming soon, the $60-billion in business tax breaks are sparking questions and criticism for a government trying to rein in a deficit estimated at $26-billion and balance the books within two years.
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Yes, it is tax season once again. And in case you have not heard the news, the only thing certain in life is death and taxes. The worst part of it? Tax season comes every singley year and for Canada, filing of personal income ...
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The film, produced and directed by Jordan Paterson with Simon Fraser University Teaching and Learning Centre, mainly focuses on the cruel decades of taxes and laws in British Columbia and Canada that prohibited ...
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The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives released their annual Alternative Federal Budget (AFB) yesterday offering a different approach to government spending, while still balancing the books. Titled ... This includes increases to corporate taxes (to 2007 levels), a new income tax level of 35% for the wealthy who make over $250,000 a year, a financial transaction tax of 0.5% on stock transactions (such as they have in European countries), an inheritance tax (on $5 ...
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Maybe. But if it were that easy, Stephane Dion would be PM.
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Conrad Black and the Canada Revenue Agency are battling over more than $6 million in income, dividends and alleged benefits, including more than $1.3 million in allegedly personal jet costs, QMI Agency has learned.
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 Canada Revenue Agency blocking attempt to calculate tax evasion …
The Canada Revenue Agency is hampering Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page's attempt to determine just how much the Canadian government is losing to tax evasion, the opposition charged Wednesday. But while the ...
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If you are a non-resident of Canada and own real estate in Canada which is rented then you must file a Canadian Section 216 tax return. The non-resident must file its returns within two years in order to claim refund of ...
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Canada's tax system over-relies on income and profit taxes, the most economically damaging forms of taxation. Canada's tax system is also overly complex and, as a result, imposes unnecessary and significant compliance and administration ...
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“The consensus coming out of the meeting is that Canada will continue to see modest gross domestic product growth in 2013,” he told reporters after meeting in Ottawa with private-sector economists, who provided their latest estimates for economic growth. “We will continue to see modest GDP growth ... “That means no dangerous, risky new spending programs, careful control of the spending that we do control, [and] no new taxes.” Avery Shenfeld, chief economist at ...
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Canada's labour force swung back into job-creation mode in February, with a net 50700 people finding work — most of those new hires were aged 55 or older. ... TFSAs a new tax risk for Americans living in Canada?
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If you're a Canadian, then crappy tax software is a part of life, or at least it was. The next generation of Canadian tax software is now here: SimpleTax.
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Did you know Canada.. I still have taxes on the brain, as many of you do I'm sure. There are more credits not everyone knows about, like the First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit. The First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit is part ...
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Flow-through shares have generated billions for mining exploration and contributed to the development of some of the country's most notable mines.
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According to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), for the 2010 tax year — the most recent figures available — more than half of all tax returns filed were prepared by someone other than the taxpayer. Of the 26.1 million ...
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Did you know…? You may have to pay tax by instalments if you earn income for more than one year from which no tax was withheld.
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Did you know? The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is here to help you during tax season. Here is a list of tips you should know about your taxes, including many ways to help you save money at tax time.
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Fortunately, there are ways to reduce your tax bill this season and help with some child-related expenses. Cleo Hamel, senior tax analyst at H&R Block Canada, offers the following tax tips for families who wish to reduce their ...
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A new study found that Canadian energy companies are factoring higher carbon-related costs in their investment, planning, and technology decisions. ... Ten top myths of Canadian taxes ...
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Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver declined comment on whether Canada's mineral exploration tax credit will be extended. The popular tax break is due to expire at the end of March, and he said miners will have ...
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FREDERICTON – New Brunswick's premier is musing about the possibility of holding a referendum on increasing its sales tax before the next election, an idea that analysts say would come with huge political risks.
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And even with the modest increase contained in the proposed B.C. Budget on incomes over $150,000, a person with an annual income of $300,000 would still pay the fourth lowest taxes in Canada (only Alberta, New ...
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CALGARY – The Conference Board of Canada has added its voice to the choir calling on Alberta to implement a provincial sales tax to offset its revenue shortfall. The Alberta government's bottom line continues to bleed red ...
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TheStar.com – opinion/editorialopinion – The more tax revenues are cut, the more women pay in loss of services and government resources. Feb 28 2013. By: Kathleen A. Lahey. In Canada, tax cuts are expensive and sexist: ...
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Jack will have been resident in Canada for 26 years when he is 67. He will receive 65% of Old Age Security, currently $6,553 per year, or $4,260 per year. His income would thus rise to $63,790 before tax. At Jack's age 71, ...
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So I have been living in the US for the last 4 years on TN visas, I have been filing both US and Canadian taxes. ...
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Canada's tax system is in dire need of "fairness" reform: Report by the left-leaning policy research institute Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says.
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Income tax season, and what people should do with their returns, is a hot topic on personal finance blogs right now. Most people say you should put your return right back into your investments, such as your RRSPs...
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Beginning in 2013 for the 2012 income tax year, the Canada Revenue Agency is starting to make it harder to file your taxes using paper forms. Instead of mailing out paper forms to those who used them in 2011, the CRA is ...
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It is time to implement tax policies that reward success and incent companies to invest, expand, and employ more people.
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Fairness by Design: A Framework for Tax Reform in Canada finds that ad-hoc tax changes over the last two decades have seriously weakened the redistributive role of Canada's tax system at a time when market inequalities ...
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With various proposals coming forward at Toronto City Hall to look at either removing or capping the city's municipal land transfer tax, I guess it's time to ask if there might be good reason for getting rid of this thing.
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RRSP deadline is approaching for 2012 tax season.
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Canada's parliament, Yale University, look into tax justice. One, by Dennis Howett of Canadians for Tax Fairness, includes this: "Tax havens play a key role in facilitating organized crime, the illegal arms trade, bribery and ...
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In fact, Alberta already has a sales tax. Leave aside the portion of their own taxes that companies, even in Alberta, pass onto consumers, or the many and devious ways that governments at all levels conspire to raise the costs ...
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by the end of January 2011, corporate income tax makes up a falling share of all government revenues. In fact, corporations had fully paid their share of provincial and federal taxes, Due to ongoing corporate tax cuts, two days ...
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I am making a presentation and taking questions at a hearing of the Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance today. Thankfully I am doing it by video link: that keeps my carbon footprint down.
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President Obama and the administration have been dragging their heels on approval for the Keystone XL pipeline for years now. He's got the environmenta...
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An important ruling from the tax court requires the Canada Revenue Agency to disclose which tax policy it is relying on when it litigates a GAAR case.
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 File Your Taxes Online With NETFILE – Canada Online – About.com
The NETFILE service is open now to file your Canadian income taxes online.
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Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is the latest to join the rush. Determined to promote electronic tax filing, it has decided to stop mailing income tax returns to most of the population. This article was published by The Toronto ...
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by Jeremy van Loon & Andrew Mayeda (Bloomberg) Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has vilified political opponents who support a tax on carbon-dioxide emissions. The oil-sands industry, Canada's fastest growing ...
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 Much talk of sales tax at economic summit, but Redford says …
Much talk of sales tax at economic summit, but Redford says 'nowhere near' that. CALGARY – Alberta Premier Alison Redford says a sales tax isn't on the agenda,… by The Canadian Press on Sunday, February 10, 2013 7:00am - 0 ...
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Conservative Senator Patrick Brazeau used his former father-in-law's address in a First Nations community when he claimed an aboriginal income tax exemption from 2004 to 2008, CTV News has learned.
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 “New” US government offers Canada opportunity to pull ahead …
More competitive personal income taxes are one of the final pieces required to create a tax advantage for Canada.
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 Higher taxes don't seem that scary to me | Metro
Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that the Alberta government is in trouble. While the number is disputed, it's clear that Premier Alison Redford and her merry MLAs have blown through a lot of money and now ...
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Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said Budget 2013 will stick to the plan of balanced budgets and low taxes on Wednesday.
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TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2013, 2013 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) –MasterCard Canada, DC Bank, and H&R Block partner on innovative offering. Canadians who want their tax refund quickly but don't want to pay ...
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I keep on forgetting that prices on items in shops here all exclude tax! So when I look at the price of something and then go to pay for it, I wonder why it costs more than I thought it would. This goes for Internet shopping also.
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WINNIPEG – Thousands of Winnipeg homeowners will get hit with a 6.8 per cent property tax increase if the city's largest school board gets its way. The Winnipeg School Division board has passed a draft 2013 budget that ...
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Victoria BC Times Colonist: In 2008, our government took the bold step of introducing Canada's first revenue-neutral carbon tax. While it was controversial at the time, a recent Environics Institute survey shows that B.C.'s ...
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It is that awful time of year again where we Canadians have to get all of our yearly paperwork and receipts together and do our dreaded taxes. To make.
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David S. Gallant had a part-time job working as a "numb meat puppet" for Canada Revenue Agency, answering phones and dealing with people who were often grumpy and thick. He vented his frustration by creating a little ...
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We can all agree that raising a family is one of the greatest experiences ever but it can also be quite expensive. With after school piano lessons or hockey on the weekend, extracurricular activities can start to add up.
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Corporate executives in Canada will be dancing in their suites to celebrate Corporate Tax Freedom Day on January 30. A research study by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) — called What did Corporate Tax cuts ...
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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has vilified political opponents who support a tax on carbon-dioxide emissions. The oil-sands industry, Canada's fastest growing CO2 polluter, says he's out of step. The contradiction ...
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OTTAWA – A major seniors' group called on the government Thursday to return to routinely mailing income tax forms but the minister in charge she doesn't plan to take that step. Revenue Minister Gail Shea brushed off ...
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 Canada's bloated 1% | rabble.ca
The Globe also weighed in with an editorial urging us to "Hug the 1 per cent" claiming they get a bad rap and that they are a net benefit to Canada because they pay more than their share in income taxes. The Globe ...
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 Taxman won't go back to routinely mailing income tax forms: minister …
OTTAWA – A major seniors' group called on the government Thursday to return to routinely mailing income tax forms but the minister in charge she doesn't plan to take that step. Revenue Minister Gail Shea brushed off ...
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 CARP's open letter to CRA Minister Gail Shea calls for reversal of …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. January 31, 2013. Mail out tax returns, let people choose for next year - CRA decision to cease mailing paper tax forms provokes unnecessary anxiety: CARP. Toronto, ON: In an open letter to ...
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Green Party leader Elizabeth May is calling on Canada to avoid being party to a U.S. law seeking to collect financial information on Canadians, arguing that it amounts to a violation of privacy. Her appeal comes on the heels of ...
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Alberta Premier Alison Redford recently took the unprecedented step of holding a "State of the Province" Address. This hauntingly American-style publi...
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 The Daily — High-income trends among Canadian taxfilers, 1982 to …
The top 1% of Canada's 25.5 million tax filers accounted for 10.6% of the nation's total income in 2010, down from a peak of 12.1% in 2006. In the early 1980s, the top 1% of tax filers held 7.0% of the total income reported by ...
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 Canadian Labour Congress says corporations hoarding cash …
OTTAWA – A research study by the Canadian Labour Congress shows that CEOs in Canada could be dancing in their suites to celebrate Corporate Tax Freedom Day on January 30. Their companies will by then have paid ...
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 Op-Ed: Canadian Corporate Tax Freedom Day is January 30 this year
A research study by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) shows that Corporate Tax Freedom Day, the day that corporations will have paid their taxes to all levels of government, will come on January 30 in 2013.
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 Canada's top one percent paid 21.2% of all federal, prov. taxes
The top one percent in Canada paid 21.2 percent of all federal and provincial/territorial taxes, while accounting for 10.6 percent of the nation's total income, a new Statistics Canada report released Monday found.
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We're short on revenue which directly effects our public service operating capacity and therefore the easiest way to get more revenue is more taxes. Simple right? The popularity of this option seems quite high, especially ...
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 Canadian corporation beat a quick path to tax freedom: CLC report …
Corporate tax freedom day continues to get earlier with each passing year thanks to generous government tax cuts, the Canadian Labour Congress says in a report issued Tuesday. While most individual Canadians don't earn ...
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While most Canadians earn enough to pay off their taxes sometime in late June, the labour group says Canada's businesses will have reaped sufficient revenue to pay their year's share by Jan. 30. The calculation is for 2011, ...
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Corporate executives in Canada will be dancing in their suites to celebrate Corporate Tax Freedom Day on January 30. A research study by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) -- called What did Corporate Tax cuts Deliver ...
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 Income Tax Packages Available Online Now – Canada Online …
Here's how to get a Canadian income tax package - download online, order online or by phone or pick one up in person.
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 Canada's top one percent paid 21.2% of all federal, prov. taxes
The top one percent in Canada paid 21.2 percent of all federal and provincial/territorial taxes, while accounting for 10.6 percent of the nation's total income, a new Statistics Canada report released Monday found.
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 Globe becomes Occupy « Lilley's Pad
What Occupy Front Street doesn't tell you is that the amount of taxes paid by the top 1% has also gone up. All through the Occupy protests in Canada and even now with Common Causes, the rebranded Occupy movement, we ...
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 Tax Time Promotion Launching in the US and Canada |
It's tax season in the US and Canada and that means that millions of people are going to be filing their taxes between now and April 15. According to USA.gov over 100 million people filed their taxes online last year.
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 End of paper tax return raises fears | CARP Canada
Pat Marie, 84, does her own income taxes. She uses a simplified tax return that the Canada Revenue Agency mails to her home each year. But this month, she started hearing reports that tax returns would not arrive by mail.
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 How Apple Saves Billions in Corporate Taxes Worldwide Every Year …
Now here's an interesting Saturday read. The New York Times has a detailed report on how Apple saves billions in corporate taxes annually worldwide. Other tech.
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 Murray touts Liberal-Green game changer | iPolitics
Murray also said Canada's tax system needs “a holistic review,” with an eye to shifting taxation to “harms, not goods” — hiking taxes on pollution, tobacco and marijuana, which she would legalize, for instance. While she ...
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Do you usually fill out your tax forms on paper and mail them in? If so, you may be affected by the important change that Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has made: CRA will no longer mail out personalized income-tax ...
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All about your tax return Unless you resided in Canada all year, you also need one or more of the following publications Newcomers to Canada 2012 – I assume this document doesn't apply for you if you are staying in ...
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 Towards Paperless: Paper Management for Taxes – Tim Parris
Introduction of the installation of a document management system within my office.
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These successful U.S. citizens living in Canada need to build up their RRSPs and protect them from taxes in the United States. Here's how they can do it.
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 Family Caregiver Tax Credit | Tim Parris
There is a new Family Caregiver Tax Credit available for caregivers of family members who are infirm. That is, they are not necessarily disabled but require some additional care. The credit is $2,000 (worth $300 in after tax ...
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Senior. If you're of legal age, you might qualify for the Ontario Trillium Benefit (OTB), a tax benefit designed to help people with low and moderate incomes offset the cost of the sales taxes they've paid out, heating their homes, ...
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Critically, Bloom noted that Canada is suffering from uncertainty “contagion” from the U.S.. Part of the reason behind the uncertainty and fear felt by workers and businesses alike in the U.S. is a range of new and higher taxes ...
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 The Canada Revenue Agency's move angers seniors' advocates …
Canada's taxman doesn't do paper anymore — at least not mailed-out packages. Millions of taxpayers are finding out in letters the Canada Revenue Agency will no longer mail out the traditional income-tax package, a move ...
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 The Four Tax Benefits of Universal Life Insurance | Life Insurance …
A secondary motive to buy Universal Life Insurance is its tax advantage aspect. We examined the four key tax advantages for you.
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 Tax credit helps build stronger communities : Revelstoke Current
Since January 1, 2012, the Family Caregiver Tax Credit has been available to help assist Canadians coping with the added responsibilities of caring for infirm parents or relatives. The Family Caregiver Tax Credit provides a ...
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 H&R Block Coupon: Exclusive $5 Off Tax Software – BargainMoose.ca
Right now, H&R Block Canada has given us an exclusive coupon code for a $5 discount on Canadian Tax Software, which is great news if you are going to be.
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The Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) is one of the newest investing vehicles on the block, but there are still lingering questions on how to use it. The federal government created the TFSA back in 2009 as a way to help ...
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The Canada Revenue Agency updated their list of Authorized Medical Practitioners by province. The list now includes hearing aid practitioners in MN and NL, emergency medical technicians in PEI, licensed or registered ...
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 Tax packages no longer come by mail – The London Free Press
Millions of taxpayers are finding out in letters the Canada Revenue Agency will no longer mail out the traditional income-tax package, a move that's especially angered advocates for seniors. Taxpayers who want to file their ...
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 Air Canada CEO compares airport fees to expensive 'sin' taxes
MONTREAL - Air Canada's chief executive took aim at Canadian airport fees Tuesday, likening them to.
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 Canada Taxes send Air Travellers to the USA | Giles Cadman
by Giles Cadman. As a frequent visitor to Canada, I take an interest in Canadian airports and the way the government regulates them. I had assumed that they were rather heavily taxed, and it turns out this assumption is ...
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 Canada's privacy watchdog wants answers over NETFILE change …
OTTAWA — Canada's privacy watchdog would like s0me answers from the government's tax collector after it eliminated the need for a web access code to file personal income tax returns online.
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 Air Canada CEO says airport fees make airline tickets in … – Maclean's
MONTREAL – Air Canada's chief executive took aim at Canadian airport fees Tuesday, likening them to “sin” taxes that add to ticket costs and contribute to driving almost five million Canadians to use U.S. border airports.
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 Ontario Probate Taxes: New Rules for 2013 | MrWills.com
Canadian courts have legalized what we used to call provincial probate fees. The Supreme Court of Canada declared them to be taxes. The provinces revised their laws to make them provincial taxes. There is no probate tax ...
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 Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner: not time to talk about taxes …
Alberta Finance Minister Doug Horner: not time to talk about taxes, yet. CALGARY – Alberta's finance minister says plummeting oil revenue means the next Alberta budget… by Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press on Tuesday ...
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 Dealfind Canada: $14 For Slim Bag-In-Bag Handbag Organizer …
Dealfind Canada has a great deal happening right now for anyone that needs to be a little more organized. Get a Slim Bag-in-Bag organizer for just $14. This.
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 Half an Hour: Progressive Taxation and Prosperity
In fact, it is regressive taxation that is most obvious to the mass of people and which is most likely to create a voter backlash. Canada's Conservative government of the 1990s, after it introduced the Goods and Services Tax ...
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 Tax Task – January 2013 – Prescriptions | Tim Parris
This tax task is for everyone who had a prescription in 2012 and, if insured, had the pharmacist submit the claim directly to the insurance company (thereby only paying the difference to the pharmacist.) Your task in the next ...
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 RRSP Season Is Here – Canada Online – About.com
While you can contribute to your RRSP at any time during the year, many Canadians wait until January and February to take advantage of this tax break.
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 B.C. premier breaks eight-year tax log jam for logging contractors …
VICTORIA – Premier Christy Clark announced a break in a tax log jam Friday that has concerned British Columbia forest contractors since 2003 when the Liberals cut forest tenures in an industry-wide restructuring plan.
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 How Alberta Came to the Cliff of Debt and Tax Hikes – Canada Free …
How Alberta Came to the Cliff of Debt and Tax Hikes, Albertans don't need a tax hike and they don't need their government to saddle them with a burdening debt.
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 Parents Canada: 2 Blackboard Or Whiteboard Stickers for $19 …
Parents Canada has a pretty cool deal on right now. They are selling 2 blackboard or whiteboard stickers for just $19 which includes the taxes and the.
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Canadian families continue to hear about the good performance of our country's economy in relation to the economies of other countries across the globe. In fact, two leading international organizations have called Canada a ...
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Chaarat Gold (LON:CGH) says the tax changes in the Kyrgyz Republic have 'simplified and clarified' the operational environment for mining in the country. ... Proactiveinvestors USA & Canada · North America flag · United Kingdom flag ...
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 American FATCA punishes law-abiding Canadians @ErichTheGreen
When I taught and paid tax in Korea, I notified Canada Revenue about my move and didn't need to file or pay Canadian taxes while away. But my American teaching colleagues faced a double burden, still paying U.S. taxes, ...
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 Tax Shelters | Tax Audit Solutions
CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) Advises Against Gifting Tax Shelters. Now years later, and now that the horses are out and thousands of Canadians are getting devastated with huge tax bills… CRA is moving to clamp down ...
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 Tax implications of buying US property – Everything Zoomer
Under the U.S. Canada Tax Treaty, rental income in the U.S. is subject to a 30 per cent withholding of the gross rent in the U.S. But you can make a one-time election, which would allow you to pay tax on only the profit.
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Suppose that your business can run you into the federal taxes 2004 forms at tax time unless you really know what this amount is prior to claiming medical expenses off your income tax is to maximize your financing in Canada ...
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By comparison, the highest Federal tax rate for Americans was 35 percent when the Bush tax cuts were taken into consideration and Canada's highest average personal income tax rate was 48 percent. The average personal ...
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KAIROS Policy Briefing Papers are written to help inform public debate on key domestic and foreign policy issues. No. 32 January 2013. Tax Reform for Equity and Sustainability. By John Dillon. Program Coordinator, Global ...
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 Altavistagoogle: Canada Should Tax Flights to the UK
The UK taxes flights to Canada a flat $106, significantly higher than internal flights or flights to France. Canada does the opposite. If you take a $1200 Halifax-London direct flight, you will pay $3 in GST. But if you spend $1200 ...
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When I taught and paid tax in Korea, I notified Canada Revenue about my move and didn't need to file or pay Canadian taxes while away. But my American teaching colleagues faced a double burden, still paying US taxes, ...
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 Norway offers lessons to Canada in how to manage oil riches, report …
Alberta's taxes are the lowest in Canada and even though there is likely to be a stream of red ink in the March provincial budget, Premier Alison Redford has said not to expect higher taxes. Mintz said he expects low natural ...
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 Property Assessment Growth Should Prompt Tax Changes …
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is challenging municipalities in Nova Scotia to reduce their tax rates and end the “double teaming” to protect taxpayers from higher taxes as a result of assessment increases ...
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New U.S. laws targeting overseas tax cheats have not only left a million Canadians facing the potential of financial ruin, but have put local credit unions in an impossible bind.
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The legislation contains changes to tax rules which may be relevant to the estimated one million U.S. citizens living in Canada. Under U.S. law, citizens are required to file an income tax return reporting worldwide income no ...
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A committee of Regina city council is being asked to approve an additional .45 per cent hike in property taxes, a measure designed to support the city's plan for a new football stadium. Read More.... Tags: ...
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 Supervisors Vote to Rework Clean Water Tax Measure – La Canada …
"What is clear is that this is not ready for prime time," says L.A. County Supervisor Yaroslavsky after representatives of cities, schools and businesses voice opposition.
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 The Isaac Brock Society – Canadian Government Should Not Be …
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The CTF's annual release shows that federal taxes for Employment Insurance and the Canada Pension Plan are headed higher, while in British Columbia, payroll health taxes will hit wage earners harder. Provincial ...
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Canadian #FATCA IGA will make Canada complicit in turning tax compliant Cdns over to IRS 4 processing www2.canada.com/news/canada/fe… Amnesty needed— U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 15, ...
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"Our government is also ensuring that Canada's finances are sustainable over the long term by committing to return to balanced budgets by the end of this Parliament and without raising taxes on individuals or businesses," ...
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The Canada Revenue Agency is eliminating the mailing of personalized tax returns except for the following: T1S-D (First Nations people); Old Age Security Return of Income (OASRI) used by non-residents; Non-resident and ...
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Ok, so Stephen Gordon in MacLeans feels compelled to weigh in on taxes, to suggest that the Nordic countries just redistribute money from the bottom 99% to each other to maintain equality and so Canada should increase its ...
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This is a temporary posting to let you know that the website suffered a crash this morning during an update of one module. I have managed to get it to restore to the setting in August 2011 but am presently having difficulty with ...
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TurboTax wants to help you jump start your tax filing with checklists suited for different situations. Read more.
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The CRA is seeking formal validation of tax-treaty rate eligibility from Canadian dividend payers, a change from the previous view that merely residing in such a country was sufficient to qualify. This means that companies that ...
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Estate tax is a foreign word for us Canadians as we don't effectively really have one in Canada since the Trudeau government repealed inheritance tax in 1972. While Canadians are over-taxed on many things, the ...
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 Harper Government provides continued tax relief in 2013
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, today highlighted the tax relief measures that the Harper Government has made available to Canadians through Canada's Economic Action Plan.
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 Tax Dodgers: Avoidance Techniques | BCBusiness
Dawn Paley asks: Could a U.S. crackdown on tax havens turn Vancouver into a global financial centre?
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 Redford won't raise taxes despite dropping oil revenues : Breaking …
Premier Alison Redford says that taxes will not go up despite suggestions from within the government that an increase could mitigate the impact of dropping oil revenues. Read More.... Tags: ...
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Incorporating your small business will complicate filing your income tax; there's no way around it. Learn more.
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If you have reported eligible pension, superannuation, or annuity payments on your T1 tax return, you may be able to claim the pension income, Read more.
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FATCA represents the most egregious example of extra-territorial reach the U.S. has ever attempted. It will turn all the world's banks into IRS auditors – at their own expense of course – and apply U.S. tax law on every country ...
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If A Fiscal Cliff Kills, Canada Should Tax Death. "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." - Benjamin Franklin. The fiscal cliff in the United States did not just endanger its own country's economy ...
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 Canada Proves Conservatives Wrong by Cutting Corporate Taxes …
Canada has cut corporate taxes by almost 30% in 6 years, and their economy is doing no better than that of the United States.
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 French actor Depardieu gets Russian passport at … – Canada.com
French actor Gerard Depardieu, who has threatened to quit his homeland to avoid higher taxes, shows off his new Russian passport on January 6, 2013 at Mordovia airport in Saransk where he has been offered residence in ...
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The N.L. Federation of Labour says there is nothing wrong with having a discussion about taxes, but it's disputing the way Premier Kathy Dunderdale is presenting the issue. President Lana Payne says if the province wants to ...
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Tax advantages: Each example is unique, but corporations can benefit from Canada's small business deduction (16% on the first $200,000 of taxable income). You can also choose to defer certain tax payments and benefit ...
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 Apple Paid $6 Billion In Federal Corporate Income Taxes In Fiscal …
In a statement today, Apple has said that it is one of the top corporate income taxpayers in the U.S, having paid $6 billion in federal corporate income taxes.
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“For every Canadian job that pays $47,400 or more, you and your boss are sending $2,138.69 to the EI fund,” says the Canadian Tax Federation's Greg Thomas in its annual screed about runaway taxes. “This is all to pay for ...
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VANCOUVER, BC, Jan. 4, 2013/ Troy Media/ – A policy issue that permeated political debates around the world in 2012 was the idea of raising taxes on high-income earners. In the U.S., it stood front and centre in President ...
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I am a Canadian citizen, and am aware that Canada and HK do not, as yet, have a Tax Agreement, although apparently one is in the works. I have been.
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(Barbados Nation) Barbados' international business sector is once again under attack. This time, the critics are from one of its favourite source markets – Canada. The voices calling for a crackdown on international ...
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In 2013, paychecks for middle-class Canadian workers will be smaller because of hikes in Employment Insurance (EI) and Canada Pension Plan (CPP) rates. Employees and employers are expected to pay a big chunk ...
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For Canadians with interests in the US, the primary consequence of going over the Fiscal Cliff would relate to the federal estate tax. The Canada – US Tax Treaty allows Canadian residents to piggy-back onto some estate tax ...
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Transparen's SR&ED headquarters are located in Toronto, Ontario.
SR&ED Tax Credit Accounting Firm, Richmond, BC
Transparen provides SR&ED tax credit accounting to businesses in the Richmond, BC, area.
News
The latest news from Transparen. April 20, 2010 - Data Recovery Accountability Improvements... Nov. 17, 2009 - SR&ED... Oct. 16, 2009 - data recovery ... Sept. 9, 2009 - bulk data recovery ... June 18, 2009 - Twitter Campaign... June 5, 2009 - Financing
SR&ED Victoria, BC
Transparen's SR&ED consultants hop across the bay to Victoria.
Winnipeg Data Recovery Cost
Curious about how much it may cost you to recover data?
Laptop Data Recovery Canada
Looking for affordable laptop hard drive data recovery? Transparen provides top rate recovery services to large companies as well as individuals and small business.
Transparen RAID data recovery
Transparen provides professional RAID data recovery service to small and large businesses alike. No matter the size of your operation, everyone enjoys affordable rates for data recovery. Transparen's hard working team delivers results quickly.
Canada, Vancouver, HDD Data Recovery
Vancouver, Canada - Has your computer's HDD suddenly crashed? Are you unable to retrieve important data? Transparen may be able to help. We are a hard working team of professional data recovery servicers, on call to bring you back up and running.
Cheap Data Recovery Services
Looking for a cheap way out of a crisis? Beware of too-good-to-be-true deals. But did you know that professional recovery services can also be affordable?
Best Place for Data Recovery in Toronto
Where is the best place for data recovery in Toronto? This web page seeks to answer that question.
Transparen Data Recovery
Transparen data recovery specialists are bringing affordable recovery to Canada.
United States Data Recovery
Get photos off of a hard drive after a Windows system recovery, recover from virus attacks, or retrieve data from a defective hard drive.
Website Hosting Service
For those who want a bit more from their website hosts, Transparen delivers a 'private server' hosting experience, with none of the headaches of having to maintain the server in-house.
RAID 3 Recovery, Canada
RAID 3 recovery is a complex operation designed for the speedy minds of a data technician. At Transparen, we put these speedy minds to work for you and your business.
Canada Inexpensive Drive Recovery
Transparen Corporation is providing value-oriented hard drive recovery services to business and individuals throughout Canada. Contact Transparen to work with an affordable and effective recovery team.
Laptop Drive Recovery, Canada
Laptops are handy - they can travel with you, plus they have the functionality to be your primary computer. Unfortunately, accidents can happen along the road. Damaged hard drive? Transparen may be able to help.
SR&ED in the Construction Business
SR&ED helps the government pour money, like concrete, into the economy, and make it solid, just like roads. Therefore, the construction industry can benefit from SR&ED too. (Seriously, it can give a lot of money to your business.)
SR&ED Ottawa
SR&ED claims preparation for businesses in Ottawa is a time-saving service, helping innovators keep their eyes on the prize. Ottawa is a technology hub, center of innovation for a wide variety of new and established innovative businesses.
SR&ED in Winnipeg
Canada's SR&ED tax credit program is designed to reward those businesses which have innovated processes and products for the benefit of all.
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