Information Exchange Agreement Signed Between Canada and the United States

February 5, 2014 Intergovernmental Agreement for the Enhanced Exchange of Tax Information under the Canada-U.S. Tax Convention [PDF 203 Kb]  To access a Portable Document Format (PDF) file you must have a PDF reader installed. If you do not already have such a reader, there are numerous PDF readers available for free download or for purchase on…

Canada and U.S. Reach Agreement on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

February 5, 2014 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and National Revenue Minister Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay today announced that, after lengthy negotiations, Canada and the United States have signed an intergovernmental agreement under the longstanding Canada-U.S. Tax Convention. In March 2010, the U.S. enacted the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). FATCA…

Tax Information Exchange Agreement Signed Between Canada and Liechtenstein

A tax information exchange agreement between Canada and Liechtenstein was signed on January 31, 2013. The Agreement shall enter into force 30 days after the date of the later of the written notifications by which the parties have notified each other that their respective requirements for the entry into force of the Agreement have been…