On December 7-8, 2021, delegations of Canadian Income Tax Committee and Canadian Commodity Tax Committee members virtually participated in TEI’s annual liaison meetings with representatives of the Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) and Department of Finance.
On June 18, TEI submitted comments to the Canadian Department of Finance regarding the Canadian Government’s proposed tax on digital services (the DST). TEI’s comments focused on the practical compliance issues businesses will face should the proposed tax be enacted into law.
On January 29, TEI submitted comments to the Canadian Department of Finance regarding certain items in the Department’s fall economic statement, including issues related to proposed new rules on cross border digital products and services, as well as goods supplied through fulfillment warehouses.
TEI Holds Call with Canada Department of Finance on March 30, 2020 Regarding COVID-19 Commodity Tax Issues
On March 30, 2020, members of the TEI Canadian Tax Committee had a call with the Canada Department of Finance Tax Policy Branch to discuss COVID-19 commodity tax issues and Finance’s March 27, 2020 announcement.