National Finance – November 18, 2014 – Part 2

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

National Finance – November 18, 2014 – Part 2

Committee members continue their pre-study hearings on the budget bill (C-43). Kaity Arsoniadis-Stein, president and secretary-general of the International Ship-Owners Alliance of Canada Inc., and Mike Shields, a partner in the international taxation department at PricewaterhouseCoopers, discuss the proposed amendments that would strengthen Canada’s ability to keep and attract international shipping companies to base their operations in Canada.
Marie-Hélène Labrie, senior vice-president of government affairs and communications for Enerkem, shares her view on the measure to expand eligibility for the accelerated capital cost allowance for clean energy generation and energy conservation equipment. (November 18, 2014) UPDATE: Bill C-43 received royal assent on December 16.