Canadian EIFEL Rules - TEI Comments

On September 13, 2023, Tax Executives Institute, Inc. ("TEI") submitted comments to the Canadian Department of Finance regarding proposed legislation that would implement an excessive interest and financing expenses limitation ("EIFEL"). TEI's comments addressed the proposed implementation date of the EIFEL rules, the need to except existing debt obligations from the rules for a period of time, and issues surrounding the group ratio election, among other things. TEI's comments were prepared under the aegis of its Canadian Income Tax Committee. Benjamin R. Shreck, TEI Tax Counsel, coordinated the filing of the TEI's comments.

Read the comments here.