CPA Canada Commodity Tax Committee position regarding Finance Canada administration, policy matters

Learn about the insights the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) Commodity Tax Committee (CTC) has shared with the federal government about a range of administration and policy issues.

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CPA Canada’s CTC has provided its comments to Finance Canada on a variety of issues affecting the accounting profession in Canada. This November 28, 2012 letter was submitted to the director of the Sales Tax Division of Finance Canada’s Tax Policy Branch following a liaison meeting between the two parties on May 22, 2012. It features in-depth feedback and constructive suggestions to help the CRA improve some of its processes and policies.

What you will learn

In this letter, CTC members provide input on the following topics:

  • call centre issue for zero-rating
  • transition rules for British Columbia deharmonization and Nova Scotia rate reduction
  • Annual Information Return form (GST 111)


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