Fairness for All Canadian Taxpayers Act (measuring the tax gap to fight overseas tax evasion)

An Act to amend the Canada Revenue Agency Act (reporting on unpaid income tax)

This bill was last introduced in the 41st Parliament, 2nd Session, which ended in August 2015.

Status

Second reading (Senate), as of May 12, 2015
(This bill did not become law.)

Summary

This is from the published bill. The Library of Parliament often publishes better independent summaries.

This enactment amends the Canada Revenue Agency Act to require the Canada Revenue Agency to report on all convictions for tax evasion, including a separate report on overseas tax evasion, in the annual report it submits to the Minister for tabling in Parliament. It requires the Minister of National Revenue to report to Parliament annually on the “tax gap” as defined in the enactment.

Elsewhere

All sorts of information on this bill is available at LEGISinfo, provided by the Library of Parliament. You can also read the full text of the bill.