Policy

Finance & Taxation

  • Finance & Taxation

    Feb 28, 2012
    The PDAC’s Financial and Taxation Committee works on financial reporting and taxation issues with the objective of creating a regime that enables investment, applies fair tax policies, fosters financial reporting requirements. Full story >>>
  • PDAC’s Submission To The Federal Standing Committee On Finance

    Feb 21, 2012
    The PDAC’s submission to the federal Standing Committee on Finance pre-budget consultations. Full story >>>
  • June 6, 2002

    Feb 02, 2012
    One of four recommendations put forward to Finance Minister John Manley by the PDAC, B.C. & Yukon Chamber of Mines, and the Association des prospecteurs du Québec is to extend the buy period for 'super' flow-through shares. Full story >>>
  • May 2, 2006

    Feb 09, 2012
    Canada’s federal government announced today that it plans to re-instate the ‘super’ flow-through program, effective May 2, 2006, to March 31, 2007. Full story >>>
  • International Financial Reporting Standards

    Feb 23, 2012
    On January 1, 2011, all Canadian publicly accountable enterprises will be converting to International Financial Reporting Standards. Full story >>>
  • February 19, 2003

    Feb 05, 2012
    The federal government announced in its budget yesterday that the 'super' flow through program is to be fine tuned and extended by at least one year. Full story >>>
  • August 2010

    Feb 25, 2012
    PDAC pre-budget submission to the Standing Committee on Finance. Full story >>>
  • Qualified Environmental Trusts

    Feb 17, 2012
    A QET is a trust which fulfills the requirement of financial security for mine reclamation purposes. Full story >>>
  • October 2002

    Feb 03, 2012
    The ‘super’ flow-through program will be expiring in less than 15 months, and the PDAC and B.C. & Yukon Chamber of Mines are conducting a letter writing campaign to have the program improved and extended. Full story >>>
  • July 31, 2007

    Feb 13, 2012
    Following the PDAC’s “Save Super Flow-through” campaign in early March Finance Minister James Flaherty sent his reply. Full story >>>
  • October 20, 2000

    Jan 26, 2012
    PDAC's reaction. Full story >>>
  • Apprenticeship Tax Credit

    Feb 16, 2012
    The committee is researching the concept of an apprentice tax credit that would support the employment and training of individuals in the mineral industry. Full story >>>
  • June 2011

    Feb 26, 2012
    The PDAC and Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants have released six publications on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and junior mining. Full story >>>
  • October 18, 2000

    Jan 24, 2012
    Federal government's announcement of exploration tax credit. Full story >>>
  • August 2009

    Feb 24, 2012
    Eira Thomas and Philip Bousquet appeared before the Finance Committee during its pre-budget consultations in Edmonton. Full story >>>
  • November 23, 2004

    Feb 08, 2012
    In a statement to the House of Commons, the Hon. Raymond Bonin calls for Investment Tax Credit for Exploration in Canada program to be made permanent. Full story >>>
  • December 21, 2000

    Jan 29, 2012
    Eligible expenses. Full story >>>
  • Letter From Ralph Goodale

    Jan 23, 2012
    Excerpt from a letter from Natural Resources Canada Minister Ralph Goodale to the PDAC, dated October 18, 2000. Full story >>>
  • March 19, 2007

    Feb 11, 2012
    Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced that the Mineral Exploration Tax Credit would be extended to March 31, 2008. Full story >>>
  • March 23, 2004

    Feb 07, 2012
    Federal finance minister Ralph Goodale announced in his budget today that the Investment Tax Credit for Exploration in Canada is to be extended by year. Full story >>>