Stikeman Income Tax Act Annotated 2018, 63rd Edition

This invaluable resource combines expert insight, comprehensive annotations, up-to-date amendments and proposed changes to the federal Income Tax Act.

Editor-in-Chief: Richard W. Pound, O.C., O.Q., Q.C., F.C.A

Stikeman Income Tax Act Annotated (SITA) is a completely consolidated, annotated version of Canada's federal Income Tax Act, Regulations and Application Rules. SITA features full History annotations for each provision of the Act, including former readings. It includes Selected Cases annotations prepared by Richard Pound that concisely summarize judgments relevant to specific provisions of the Act. All the newest draft legislation is fully indexed and annotated with detailed annotations for Related Provisions, Definitions, and Regulations. In addition, the Department of Finance technical notes are included for all draft legislation.

What's New

  • Enactment of S.C. 2017, c. 33 (Bill C-63, Royal Assent Dec. 14, 2017; formerly Sept. 8, 2017 draft legislation, Oct. 25, 2017 Notice of Ways and Means Motion): second 2017 Budget bill
  • Dec. 13, 2017 draft legislation (modifying the July 18, 2017 draft legislation): tax planning using private corporations
  • Oct. 24, 2017 Notice of Ways and Means Motion: Fall Economic Statement—reduction in small business tax rate, other changes
  • Oct. 2017 Finance news releases/Backgrounders modifying the July 18, 2017 draft legislation
  • Aug. 4, 2017 and Nov. 6, 2017 Agriculture Canada news releases: 2016-17 tax relief for livestock producers
  • New Department of Finance comfort letters, Remission Orders, government news releases indicating possible legislative amendments

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Table of Amending Acts
  • Table of Proposed Amendments
  • Table of Department of Finance Comfort Letters
  • Cases of Interest
  • Tax Rates and Credits
  • Overview Table of Sections: Income Tax Act
  • Detailed Table of Sections
  • Income Tax Act, Annotated
  • Table of Sections: Income Tax Application Rules
    • Income Tax Application Rules
    • Income Tax Regulations
    • Table of Sections
    • Parts I to XCIV
    • Schedules I to VII
    • Proclamation Fixing Valuation Days
    • Schedules VIII to X
  • Tax Conventions
    • Income Tax Conventions Interpretation Act 
    • Canada–United States (including Technical Explanation) (as amended by Protocols signed in 1983, 1984, 1995, 1997 and 2007)
    • Canada–United States Enhanced Tax Information Exchange Agreement
    • Canada–United Kingdom (as amended by Protocols signed in 1980 and 1985) 
    • Current Status of Tax Treaties 
  • Interpretation Act 
  • Index