Mark Blumberg’s OTF article on Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA)

Here is my article on the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (“ONCA”) that I prepared for the Ontario Trillium Foundation blog…

Industry Canada introduces online filing for Annual Returns under CNCA for non-profit corporations

For many Canadian non-profits under the CNCA it is easier to file the annual return online.  This can now be done at the Industry…

Corporations Canada – Client Outreach Session – Toronto on February 7, 2013 announced

Corporations Canada has announced its Client Outreach Session for Toronto will be held on February 7, 2013.From: Natalie.Delisle@ic.gc.ca…

Ontario government uploads information on ONCA including transition checklist

The Ministry of Consumer Services’ has added some information to their website on the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 including a glossary of…

Blumbergs’ Canadian Charity Law Institute – corporate law, CRA compliance and more

On November 28, 2012 we will be having the Blumbergs’ Canadian Charity Law Institute in Toronto. It will be a full day of practical legal and…

Vancouver Presentation on “Charity Law 101”

I will be presenting in Vancouver a full day presentation on charity law and compliance for registered charities on November 6, 2012.  It is…

How many transitions from the CCA to the CNCA have occurred?

We know that there are about 19,000 Federal corporations under the Canada Corporations Act that will need to continue under the new CNCA by October…

Should Ontario non-profits be worrying about the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA)?

In this article we discuss “Should Ontario non-profits or charities be worrying about the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act…

Delay of 6 months in implementation of Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (“ONCA”)

The ONCA received Royal Assent on October 25, 2010.  It has not yet come into force.  The Ontario Government was targeting implementation…

Notice from Industry Canada re: addresses of directors of federal corporations including CNCA

Corporations Canada of Industry has advised that CNCA and certain other federal corporations may use either a residential address or another address…

Ottawa Charity Law Boot Camp: compliance and standards issues for Canadian Charities.

I will be delivering for the Carleton Centre for Community Innovation a full day workshop entitled “Charity Law Boot Camp: compliance and…

Should the ONCA date of proclamation be delayed beyond January 1, 2013?

The ONN recently called for a delay in the implementation of the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (“ONCA”) which is currently…

New CNCA Suitcase for documents relating to Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA)

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA) came into force October 17, 2011.  Industry Canada has placed hundreds of pages of…

Ontario Government releases outline of proposed regs under Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

The new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA) is targeted to be brought into force by the Ontario government January 1, 2013.  Both the…

Background Information on the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (2010) (ONCA) released

The Ontario government has released Background Information on the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (2010).  In the background they note…

Corporations Canada – Client Outreach Session on CNCA – Toronto, March 8, 2012

Corporations Canada will be having a Client Outreach Session in Toronto, March 8, 2012.  Here is further information.Subject: Corporations Canada -…

Being Good at Doing Good 2012 in Toronto – Feb 13 and 14 – you don’t want to miss this conference

There will be another Being Good at Doing Good conference on February 13 and 14, 2012 organized by the Charity Law Information Program - you…

Upcoming CLIP Seminars on Charity Law in Canada -Federal NPO Act, Budget, Fundraising and Receipting

Here are some upcoming Charity Law Information Program (CLIP) seminars which I will be presenting across Canada.  The format will be a morning…

Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA) Suitcase

The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA) is in force as of October 17, 2011.  Industry Canada has placed hundreds of pages of…

CRA releases Charities connection 9 – note about CNCA, reminder charities have 3 years to transition

The CRA released on November 1 a bulletin on the new Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (CNCA).…

Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement for the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA)

Here is a copy of the Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement for the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA).This document prepared by Industry…

CRA places new pages on website on new Federal CNCA non-profit act

The CRA has placed some new web pages about the CNCA on its website.  Here is the relevant link:…

Unofficial version of regulations for the CNCA – Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act.

The official version of the regulations under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act will not be available until the next edition of the Canada…

Blumbergs Canadian Charity Law List – October 2011

Here is a copy of the Blumbergs Canadian Charity Law List - October 2011.  To sign up and receive monthly updates go to…