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Income Tax Regulations (C.R.C., c. 945)

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Regulations are current to 2019-12-03 and last amended on 2019-06-25. Previous Versions

PART IIInformation Returns (continued)

Resource Flow-Through Shares

  •  (1) Each corporation that has renounced an amount under subsection 66(12.6), (12.601), (12.62) or (12.64) of the Act to a person shall make an information return in prescribed form in respect of the amount renounced.

  • (2) The return required under subsection (1) shall be filed with the Minister together with the prescribed form required to be filed under subsection 66(12.7) of the Act in respect of the amount renounced.

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • SOR/87-512, s. 2
  • SOR/94-686, s. 79(F)
  • SOR/96-199, s. 1

Partnership Return

[[NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text; see relevant amending Acts and regulations.] ]
  •  (1) Every member, of a partnership that carries on a business in Canada at any time in a fiscal period of the partnership (other than a member that is, because of subsection 115.2(2) of the Act, not considered to be carrying on business in Canada at that time), or of a partnership that is at any time in a fiscal period of the partnership, a Canadian partnership or a SIFT partnership, shall make for that period an information return in prescribed form containing the following information:

    • (a) the income or loss of the partnership for the fiscal period;

    • (b) in respect of each member of the partnership who is entitled to a share referred to in paragraph (c) or (d) for the fiscal period, the member’s

      • (i) name,

      • (ii) address, and

      • (iii) business number, Social Insurance Number or trust account number, as the case may be;

    • (c) the share of each member of the income or loss of the partnership for the fiscal period;

    • (d) the share of each member for the fiscal period of each deduction, credit or other amount in respect of the partnership that is relevant in determining the member’s income, taxable income, tax payable or other amount under the Act;

    • (e) the prescribed information contained in the form prescribed for the purposes of subsection 37(1) of the Act, where the partnership has made an expenditure in respect of scientific research and experimental development in the fiscal period; and

    • (f) such other information as may be required by the prescribed form.

  • (2) For the purposes of subsection (1), an information return made by any member of a partnership shall be deemed to have been made by each member of the partnership.

  • (3) Every person who holds an interest in a partnership as nominee or agent for another person shall make an information return in prescribed form in respect of that interest.

  • (4) [Repealed, SOR/93-443, s. 1]

  • (5) Subject to subsection (6), a return required by this section shall be filed with the Minister without notice or demand

    • (a) in the case of a fiscal period of a partnership all the members of which are corporations throughout the fiscal period, within five months after the end of the fiscal period;

    • (b) in the case of a fiscal period of a partnership all the members of which are individuals throughout the fiscal period, on or before the last day of March in the calendar year immediately following the calendar year in which the fiscal period ended or with which the fiscal period ended coincidentally; and

    • (c) in the case of any other fiscal period of a partnership, on or before the earlier of

      • (i) the day that is five months after the end of the fiscal period, and

      • (ii) the last day of March in the calendar year immediately following the calendar year in which the fiscal period ended or with which the fiscal period ended coincidentally.

  • (6) Where a partnership discontinues its business or activity, the return required under this section shall be filed, in respect of any fiscal period or portion thereof prior to the discontinuance of the business or activity for which a return has not previously been filed under this section, on or before the earlier of

    • (a) the day that is 90 days after the discontinuance of the business or activity, and

    • (b) the day the return is required to be filed under subsection (5).

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • SOR/89-519, s. 2
  • SOR/93-443, s. 1
  • SOR/94-686, ss. 53(F), 78(F), 79(F), 81(F)
  • 2007, c. 29, s. 30
  • 2013, c. 34, s. 377
  • 2018, c. 12, s. 43

Definitions

  •  (1) The definitions in this subsection apply in this section.

    public investment partnership

    public investment partnership, at any time, means a public partnership all or substantially all of the fair market value of the property of which is, at that time, attributable to the fair market value of property of the partnership that is

    • (a) units of public trusts (as defined in subsection 204.1(1));

    • (b) partnership interests in public partnerships;

    • (c) shares of the capital stock of public corporations; or

    • (d) any combination of properties referred to in paragraphs (a) to (c). (société de personnes de placement ouverte)

    public partnership

    public partnership, at any time, means a partnership the partnership interests in which are, at that time, listed on a designated stock exchange in Canada if, at that time, the partnership carries on a business in Canada or is a Canadian partnership. (société de personnes ouverte)

Required Information Disclosure

  • (2) Every member of a partnership that is, at any time in a fiscal period of the partnership, a public partnership shall, within the time required by subsection (3),

    • (a) make public, in prescribed form, information in respect of the public partnership for the fiscal period by posting the prescribed form, in a manner that is accessible to the general public, on the Internet website of CDS Innovations Inc.; and

    • (b) notify the Minister in writing as to when the posting of the prescribed form, as required by paragraph (a), has been made.

Required Disclosure Time

  • (3) The time required for the members of a public partnership to satisfy the requirements of subsection (2) in respect of the public partnership for a fiscal period of the public partnership is

    • (a) subject to paragraph (b), on or before the day that is the earlier of

      • (i) 60 days after the end of the calendar year in which the fiscal period ends, and

      • (ii) four months after the end of the fiscal period; and

    • (b) where the public partnership is, at any time in the fiscal period, a public investment partnership, on or before the day that is 67 days after the end of the calendar year in which the fiscal period ends.

Obligation Fulfilled by One Partner Deemed Fulfilled by All

  • (4) Every member of a partnership that is required to satisfy the requirements of subsection (2) in respect of the partnership for a fiscal period of the partnership will be deemed to have satisfied those requirements if a particular member of the partnership, who has authority to act for the partnership, has satisfied those requirements in respect of the partnership for the fiscal period.

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • 2007, c. 35, s. 73

Security Transactions

  •  (1) In this section,

    publicly traded

    publicly traded means, with respect to any security,

    • (a) a security that is listed or posted for trading on a stock exchange, commodity exchange, futures exchange or any other exchange, or

    • (b) a security in respect of the sale and distribution of which a prospectus, registration statement or similar document has been filed with a public authority; (négocié sur le marché)

    sale

    sale includes the granting of an option and a short sale; (vente)

    security

    security means

    • (a) a publicly traded share of the capital stock of a corporation,

    • (b) a publicly traded debt obligation,

    • (c) a debt obligation of or guaranteed by

      • (i) the Government of Canada,

      • (ii) the government of a province or an agent thereof,

      • (iii) a municipality in Canada,

      • (iv) a municipal or public body performing a function of government in Canada, or

      • (v) the government of a foreign country or of a political subdivision of a foreign country or a local authority of such a government,

    • (c.1) a debt obligation that is, at any time, described in paragraph 7000(1)(d),

    • (d) a publicly traded interest in a trust,

    • (e) a publicly traded interest in a partnership,

    • (f) an option or contract in respect of any property described in any of paragraphs (a) to (e), or

    • (g) a publicly traded option or contract in respect of any property including any commodity, financial futures, foreign currency or precious metal or in respect of any index relating to any property; (titre)

    trader or dealer in securities

    trader or dealer in securities means

    • (a) a person who is registered or licensed under the laws of a province to trade in securities, or

    • (b) a person who in the ordinary course of business makes sales of securities as agent on behalf of others. (négociant ou courtier en valeurs)

  • (2) Every trader or dealer in securities who, in a calendar year, purchases a security as principal or sells a security as agent for any vendor shall make an information return for the year in prescribed form in respect of the purchase or sale.

  • (3) Every person (other than an individual who is not a trust) who in a calendar year redeems, acquires or cancels in any manner whatever any securities issued by that person shall make an information return for the year in prescribed form in respect of each such transaction, other than a transaction to which section 51, 51.1, 86 (if there is no consideration receivable other than new shares) or 87 or subsection 98(3) or (6) of the Act applies.

  • (4) Subsection (3) applies to

    • (a) Her Majesty in right of Canada or a province;

    • (b) a municipal or public body performing a function of government in Canada; and

    • (c) an agent of a person referred to in paragraph (a) or (b).

  • (5) Every person who, in the ordinary course of a business of buying and selling precious metals in the form of certificates, bullion or coins, makes a payment in a calendar year to another person in respect of a sale by that other person of any such property shall make an information return for that year in prescribed form in respect of each such sale.

  • (6) Every person who, while acting as nominee or agent for another person in respect of a sale or other transaction to which subsection (2), (3) or (5) applies, receives the proceeds of the sale or other transaction shall, where the transaction is carried out in the name of the nominee or agent, make an information return in prescribed form in respect of the sale or other transaction.

  • (7) This section does not apply in respect of

    • (a) a purchase of a security by a trader or dealer in securities from another trader or dealer in securities other than a non-resident trader or dealer in securities;

    • (b) a sale of currencies or precious metals in the form of jewellery, works of art or numismatic coins;

    • (c) a sale of precious metals by a person who, in the ordinary course of business, produces or sells precious metals in bulk or in commercial quantities;

    • (d) a sale of securities by a trader or dealer in securities on behalf of a person who is exempt from tax under Part I of the Act; or

    • (e) a redemption by the issuer or an agent of the issuer of a debt obligation where

      • (i) the debt obligation was issued for its principal amount,

      • (ii) the redemption satisfies all of the issuer’s obligations in respect of the debt obligation,

      • (iii) each person with an interest in the debt obligation is entitled in respect thereof to a proportion of all payments of principal equal to the proportion to which the person is entitled of all payments other than principal, and

      • (iv) an information return is required under another section of this Part to be made as a result of the redemption in respect of each person with an interest in the debt obligation.

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • SOR/89-519, s. 2
  • SOR/94-686, ss. 54(F), 78(F), 79(F)
  • SOR/2003-5, s. 9
  • 2016, c. 12, s. 75
 
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