Pay close attention to Harper's "omnibus" bills. Those contain the bulk of his agenda. They're so big that he's hoping you don't even look. These bills are so multi-dimensional that calling them "budget implementation bills" is a bad joke. Bill C-31, the budget implementation bill for 2014, is no exception.
In single column, english . . . → Read More: The Cracked Crystal Ball II: In Harper’s Canada … A Budget Bill Isn’t Just A Budget
Until recently, I had never heard of FATCA, in fact it was a program on CBC that brought it to my attention.
FATCA is seriously troubling for Canadians. In theory, it should only affect people who have American citizenship. But, the law itself has enormous implications for countries outside of the United States.
FATCA . . . → Read More: The Cracked Crystal Ball II: Never Heard Of FATCA? You Should
By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive | Mar 14, 2013: Chances are very few Canadians have heard of the Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Green Party leader and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, Elizabeth May, wants us to pay attention. That’s because FATCA is likely “unconstitutional and in violation of Section 15 of […]
by Green Party of Canada | Jan. 28, 2013: The Green Party of Canada is calling on the government of Canada to stand on guard against the demands of the United States (US) for extraterritorial enforcement of an American law: the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). The Government of Canada must protect our citizens . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: IRS Tax Collection: Evasion of the US or Invasion of Canada? Green Party of Canada asks