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Tax Evasion Laws in Canada

Not Listed in the Criminal Code

Tax Evasion vs. Tax Fraud

If you have been charged with a crime in Canada, you should consult with a criminal defence lawyer in your area

Tax Evasion - Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Legal Terms

Tax evasion

Involves falsifying records, hiding income or inflating expenses in order to pay less tax. Charges may be laid under the Income Tax Act and the Excise Tax Act.

Tax fraud

Involves using deceit or fraudulent means to defraud a person or the public. Charges may be laid under the Criminal Code.

Tax Evasion - Tagged With:
Code Citations: s.239 , s.327 , Section 380