Published: March 9, 2020
Last Updated: March 17, 2020
The Federal Court – Trial Division conducted a judicial review of a denial of a Voluntary Disclosure in the recent case of 334156 Alberta Ltd. v The Queen. The court found that the Canada Revenue Agency (the Canadian income tax department) was justified in denying the application since they had contacted the taxpayer to file the outstanding returns.
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