National Finance – May 13, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

National Finance – May 13, 2014

Interim Privacy Commissioner Chantal Bernier outlines her concerns for Canada’s compliance with the U.S.’s Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Public Service Alliance of Canada president Robyn Benson and her colleague Linda Cassidy discuss changes to the Public Service Labour Relations Act. Canadian Bar Association representatives Noah Arshinoff and Cyndee Todgham Cherniak, along with the Canadian Taxpayers Federation’s Gregory Thomas, discuss the implications of consolidating the administrative services of multiple tribunals into one entity. (May 13. 2014) UPDATE: Bill C-31 received royal assent on June 19.