Canada Revenue Agency


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Canada Revenue Agency

The tax collection agency for the Canadian government. It is responsible for collecting all federal taxes derived from sources other than tariffs and associated fees. It also collects income taxes on behalf of all provinces except Quebec and provincial corporate taxes except for Alberta and Quebec. The CRA is also responsible for collecting the goods and services tax, which is the Canadian VAT. See also: IRS, Notice of seizure.
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Formally, the Canada Revenue Agency Act requires CRA to include a statement of its strategy for upcoming collective bargaining in its annual corporate business plan.
Since 2008, eight former Canada Revenue Agency officials were arrested under an investigation code named Project Coche.
In March 2004, Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) summoned two representatives--one Evangelical and one for the Catholic Bishops--to warn them that any "partisan" political activity might cost them their charitable status.
The tax break is already applied provisionally by the Canada Revenue Agency.
On March 23, 2004, the minister of Finance proposed amendments to the act which, if enacted, would among other changes, permit Canada Revenue Agency to assess tax and/or penalties on registered charities in certain circumstances.
The Canada Revenue Agency also announced numerous employment tax changes effective April 1, 2009.
Last year, when officials from the Canada Revenue Agency launched an audit of the company, investors were in danger of losing 70 percent of their tax deductions.
He previously headed TEI in Canada and is responsible for the TEI Canadian Annual Conference in Ottawa, where in May 2014 he hosted the Minister of National Revenue and the Canada Revenue Agency Commissioner.
Manulife has obtained approval for its federal Pooled Registered Pension Plan (PRPP) product from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI).
Rao gave the explanation because the Canada Revenue Agency still mandates that "any tax payable would have to be paid in Canadian dollars.
A remission order was issued in 2003 by the Canada Revenue Agency to the then-Saskatchewan Indian Federated College and stated "remission is hereby granted to an Indian, or a band, with income situated on the Indian Settlement.

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