Source: Tax Law Link: CRA Crackdown Eyes Toronto and Vancouver Property Sales: Worth 0 Million in Lost Revenue The CRA is focussed on recovering lost revenue in the real estate market. In particular, it is targeting home sales in Vancouver and Toronto. On May 17, 2018, the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) published a press release (the “Pres
Source: Canada US Link: Truck Driver – Employee? Contractor? The topic of when and under what circumstances a truck driver is an employee v an independent contractor just got more complicated in terms of whether or not that question must be submitted to arbitration for resolution. See https://www.msk.com/newsroom-alerts-2693 for more details. Th
Source: All Cleared Link: Future-Proof Your Career with a Record Suspension (Canadian Pardon) Most of us have grand career aspirations, after all, it is what puts food on our table. Having healthy goals is in our DNA. If you want to advance your career and you suffer from a criminal record there is a very good chance that dream job is out of reach.
Source: Tax Law Link: Uber’s Tax Woes Signal Gig Economy is the Next Frontier in CRA’s Tax Collection Efforts Uber wants its users, its drivers and particularly the Canada Revenue Agency (the “CRA”) to agree that it does not provide “rides” to its “customers”. Instead, Uber Canada Inc. (“UCI”) contends in its notice of appeal fi
Source: Canada US Link: Happy New Year – Now Let’s Get Back to Business! Originally published by the Journal of Commerce in January 2019 One of the topics that consistently makes the top 5 in just about every survey of issues of concern to companies is the cost of regulatory compliance. This is true in large measure because the complexity of t