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New Underused Housing Tax (“UHT”)

Dear Valued Clients: We are reaching out to inform you about the new Underused Housing Tax (“UHT”) that was recently implemented by the Canadian Federal Government. Specifically, the federal government recently implemented the UHT.  The UHT is an annual 1% tax on the ownership of vacant or underused residential housing in Canada that took effect […]

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Canada’s Cannabis Producers Target the U.S. as a Potential Growth Market

As challenges mount for Canada’s cannabis companies, one of its largest producers is making a move into the US market.   In October, one of Canada’s largest cannabis companies started its migration into the US market when Canopy Growth Corp. created a new US-domiciled holding company, Canopy USA, LLC. And with that, the organization effectively […]

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Canadian cannabis companies can’t catch a break: Current challenges and potential solutions

Cannabis retailers in British Columbia breathed a sigh of relief when the union representing workers at the province’s only cannabis wholesaler paused its labor strike on August 31, 2022. The two-week strike completely halted the province’s cannabis supply chain, forcing many retailers to close their doors and send workers home. Other provinces have also experienced […]

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