Completed Access to Information Requests: June 2014

Closed Requests – June 2014
Request Number Summary of Request Disposition Pages
Disclosed
A-2013-00267 Briefing notes prepared for Minister Flaherty between May 1st, 2013 and May 14th, 2013. Disclosed in part 562
A-2013-00356 Record on income-splitting tax measures created between January 1, 2011 and June 1, 2013 Disclosed in part 51
A-2013-00382 Any documents, including briefing notes, memos and presentations, prepared since January 1, 2013 pertaining to the government's review of corporate assets. Disclosed in part 53
A-2013-00418 All ministerial briefing notes related to FATCA from January 1, 2013 to January 1, 2014. Disclosed in part 47
A-2013-00420

Briefing notes, reports, analyses, plans given the tax, revenue and fiscal implications related to the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation created in 2013.

Disclosed in part 213
A-2013-00442

Information on acquisition of control rules in the context of specified investment flow-through (SIFT) trust conversions.

Disclosed in part 213
A-2013-00453 Copies of three briefing notes: Canada Post Corporation Update: July 2, 2013; Meeting with the President of Canada Post Corporation: August 29, 2013; Meeting of the Deputy Ministers, Clerk and others to discuss Canada Post Corporation. Disclosed in part 7
A-2013-00458 Copies of selected various briefing notes created between May 1, 2013 and October 4, 2013. Disclosed in part 117
A-2013-00469

Copy of briefing note: Meeting with Dr. Chad Gaffield, President of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

Disclosed in part 6
A-2013-00495 Copies of briefing notes, media lines or other memoranda regarding the 2014 budget as it pertains to the Province of Ontario. Disclosed in part 80
A-2013-00497 Records relating to increase regulation on derivatives trading and financial benchmarks set by banks produced after June 1, 2013. Disclosed in part 27
A-2013-00510

List of briefing notes for the Minister of Finance and the Deputy Minister of Finance for April 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

Disclosed in part 8
A-2013-00527

Information regarding the provision of Foreign Funding to Canadian NGOs and Charities between January 1, 2012 to March 11, 2014.

Disclosed in part 10
A-2013-00531 Copies of submissions of comments on a Canada-U.S. Information Exchange Agreement for Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Disclosed in part 404
A-2013-00532 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN401807/401687: James Bay Cree Naskapi Pension Plan. Disclosed in part 17
A-2013-00536 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN401187: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada's escalator. Disclosed in part 4
A-2013-00537 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN401942: Update on Labour Market Agreement/Canada Job Grant Negotiations. Disclosed in part 4
A-2013-00543 Copies of submissions received by the Tax Policy Branch relating to Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), the Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) and the Canada-United States Enhanced Tax Information Exchange Agreement Act. Disclosed in part 404
A-2013-00547 Documents that reflect, relate, or pertain to the proposed cement facility at Port-Daniel-Gascons, Quebec ("McInnis Cement"). All disclosed 45
A-2014-00026

Documents regarding Form T661 version 13, part 9, titled “Claim preparer information” for the time period: January 1, 2013 to April 11, 2014.

Disclosed in part 2
A-2014-00028 Documents submitted to the minister or deputy minister since January 1, 2014 regarding price gaps between the U.S. and Canada, excluding potential cabinet confidences, emails and drafts. Disclosed in part 16
A-2014-00041 Internal analysis of the “Assess the Jobs and Growth Ad Campaign-ACET survey fall 2013". All disclosed 18
A-2014-00052 Comfort Letters for April 2014. All disclosed 2
A-2014-00057 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN405185: CETA Market Access Offer for Financial Services Disclosed in part 4
A-2014-00058 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN403466: Meeting with representatives from Rogers Communications. Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00059 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN403460: Meeting with Mr. Robert Deluce, President and CEO of Porter Airlines Inc. Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00061 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN405999: Approval of the Department's Annual Public Opinion Research Plan for 2014-2015. Disclosed in part 5
A-2014-00062 Copies of speeches and speaking notes for Minister Flaherty's April 2013 trip to Bermuda. All disclosed 18
A-2014-00063 All comfort letters for April 2014. All disclosed 2
A-2014-00067 Records between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013 related to any communications between representatives of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and officials at Finance Canada that mention the Canada Pension Plan. All disclosed 3
A-2014-00079 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN404352: Exceptional reimbursement of relocation costs. All disclosed 4
A-2014-00080 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN404825: Support for Ukraine. Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00081 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN403582: Globe and Mail Article on the Volatility of Statistics Canada. Disclosed in part 11
A-2014-00082 Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN402672: Updated Long-Term Fiscal Projections. Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00084

Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN402994: Recent Trends in the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Tax Incentive Program.

Disclosed in part 4
A-2014-00085

Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN403157: METRs on New Business Investment - Updated Canadian and International Estimates.

Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00087

Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN403088:Voluntary Commitment by Eight Major Banks on Low-Cost and No-Cost Accounts.

Disclosed in part 6
A-2014-00092 For the period of January 1, 2014 to March 31, 2014, copies of all Purchase orders for the following Information Technology equipment: printers, copiers, PC’s, notebooks. Disclosed in part 32
A-2014-00094 Any records concerning efforts from former minister Jim Flaherty’s office to help Toronto mayor Rob Ford get a permit or visa or approvals or guarantees that would enable him to visit the United States. Period is January 15, 2014 to March 15, 2014.

Does not exist

0
A-2014-00095 Internal and external investigation reports and statistics or other information which may indicate any disciplinary actions for the misuse of informatics material between January 2011 to May 16, 2014. Does not exist 0
A-2014-00101 All records (including hand-written notes) related to meeting with Minister of State Kevin Sorensen and CFIB rep(s) on May 7, 2014. Does not exist 0
A-2014-00102

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister for the month of January 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

Disclosed in part 9
A-2014-00103

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister for the month of February 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00104

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister for the month of March 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

Disclosed in part 9
A-2014-00105

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister for the month of April 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

Disclosed in part 8
A-2014-00106 List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister of State for the month of January 2011, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences. Disclosed in part 1
A-2014-00107 List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister of State for the month of February 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences. All disclosed 1

A-2014-00108

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister of State for the month of March 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

All disclosed 1
A-2014-00109

List of briefing notes and memos for the Minister of State for the month of April 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences.

All disclosed 1
A-2014-00114 Comfort Letters May 2014. Does not exist 0
A-2014-00122 All deliverables from the Public Opinion Research project, spring 2014 wave, surveying Canadians on the economy, and conducting focus groups on the economy, i.e., both the quantitative and qualitative surveys.

Nothing disclosed (exempted)

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