Today, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, and the Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance, issued the following joint statement on the Government of Canada’s commitment to clarify the rules governing the political activities of charities:
On Thursday, July 19, 2018, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, will be in Chandler, Quebec for an announcement on the Canada Child Benefit and the Government of Canada’s help for the middle class and those working hard to join them.
Leaders of tax enforcement authorities from Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States have established a joint operational group, the Joint Chiefs of Global Tax Enforcement (J5), to increase collaboration in the fight against international and transnational tax crime and money laundering.
The Government of Canada is working to ensure a tax system that is fair for all Canadians. Building on that commitment, today the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, announced the release of the fourth study of the tax gap in Canada which focuses on individuals’ international income tax compliance.