Tax evasion, beneficial ownership and money laundering – what are the issues facing Canada at the G8 Summit next week?

Tweet A recent¬†article in the Vancouver Sun on the attendance by Stephen Harper at the G8 summit in Ireland and the proposed measures to combat tax evasion contained an interesting statement buried at the end of the article as follows: “international organizations say… Canada has balked at a measure that would identify the true owners […]

Canada imposes additional sanctions on Iran essentially prohibiting all transactions

Tweet New Sanctions Against Iran The government of Canada today announced the imposition of new sanctions against Iran as a result of the lack of progress with the reduction of Iran’s nuclear program. Effective today, Canada banned all exports from and imports to Iran, and added more entities and individuals to the list of designated […]