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Charity Law 2019 Nov

Looking forward to attending this professional development conference once again. 
I will post highlights to this posting at the time of conference for reference in future. 
Thursday, November 7, 2019  8:30am - 3:30pm
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The 26th Annual Church & Charity Law Seminar™ is designed to assist churches and charities in understanding developing trends in the law in order to reduce unnecessary exposure to legal liability. Although the topics are directed at churches and charities, many aspects of the presentations will also be of interest to not-for-profit organizations.
The firm will be assisted by guest speaker Tony Manconi, Director General of the Charities Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency.

This seminar is eligible for 5 hours Law Society of Ontario CPD and CPA Professional Development requirements.
The PORTICO Community Church
1814 Barbertown Road, Mississauga, Ontario



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Public Policy Dialogue for Charities


Terrance S. Carter  B.A., LL.B., TEP, Trade-mark Agent and Ryan M. Prendergast  B.A., LL.B. 
On October 25, 2018, the Department of Finance Canada tabled in the House of Commons a Notice of Ways and Means Motion,  which contained a number of amendments to the Income Tax Act ("ITA")  and other legislation to implement certain provisions previously announced in Budget 2018 and other measures, including amendments to the ITA to modify the rules governing political activities (now referred to as "public policy dialogue and development activities") by charities in Canada. The proposed amendments were introduced as Bill C-86, Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2, ("Bill C-86"),  which received first reading on October 29, 2018, and is included as an appendix to this Charity & NFP Law Bulletin for ease of reference. Bill C-86 significantly improves upon the draft legislation released on September 14, 2018 by the Department of Finance Canada ("September Draft Legislation"),  discussed in last month's Charity & NFP Law Bulletin No. 428
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