Calgary man sentenced to 11 years and $550,892 fine for tax evasion.

19th Sep 2017 Comments Off on Calgary man sentenced to 11 years and $550,892 fine for tax evasion.

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that James Harvey Cameron, a former resident of Calgary, has been sentenced to 11 years in jail and fined $550,892 after defrauding investors of […]

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Tax Scam: Converting Wages to a Loan

16th Aug 2017 Comments Off on Tax Scam: Converting Wages to a Loan

Don’t sign any agreement that says your wages are a loan. Tax Ninja Tax Law is warning Canadians about getting involved in schemes where promoters are telling participants they don’t […]

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CRA Narrowing Voluntary Disclosure Rights

16th Aug 2017 Comments Off on CRA Narrowing Voluntary Disclosure Rights

Recently, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, launched an online consultation to give Canadians a say about the Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA) proposed changes to tighten its Voluntary […]

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The growth of the “sharing economy” is enabling new forms of business organization, characterized by a proliferation of small sole-proprietor businesses carried on through a centralized Internet platform. These structures […]

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From CNN (Sandra Gonzalez and Megan Thomas), February 28, 2017. PricewaterhouseCoopers has taken “full responsibility” for the mistakes and “breaches of established protocols” that led to “La La Land” mistakenly […]

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CRA’s recent press releases confirm that they are moving towards aggressively pursuing tax evasion in Canada. As of August 31st, 2016, the CRA has received 899 calls from potential informants and […]

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On November 29, 2016, Chief Justice Crampton of the Federal Court of Canada (Trial Division) upheld the Order of Justice Noel of the Tax Court of Canada compelling KMPG LLP […]

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In Felty v. Ernst & Young LLP, Anita Felty sought US tax advice from Ernst & Young LLP (“E&Y”) in connection with her separation and divorce.  Ms. Felty retained E&Y […]

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One of the biggest advantages to retaining a tax lawyer over a tax accountant is the protection offered by solicitor and client privilege.  Any communications between you and your tax […]

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Tax Ninja Tax Law’s (“TNTL”) appeal on behalf of Modern Pest Control Services Ltd. (“MPC”) was allowed by the Tax Court of Canada on October 13, 2015. This was an […]

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