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|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 05/07/2013

CRA putting more resources into international tax evasion

OTTAWA — The federal government is continuing to increase auditing resources for the Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) international compliance programs, according to Minister of National Revenue Gail Shea.

The 2013 federal budget continues to build on the government’s efforts and will provide the CRA with an unprecedented ability to crack down on international tax evasion and aggressive international tax avoidance, she says. The following measures were announced: