in-print-bilateral-benefits-0409-en

I nternational tax planning n 109 although us opco

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: . This approach is inappropriate because it assigns “in connection with” the same meaning as “incidental to” when, in fact, these phrases represent two different concepts. This differentiation is 106 n c anadian tax journal / revue fiscale canadienne ( 2009) vol. 5 7 , n o 1 FIGURE 3 Interest Payments from Canco to US Opco Austriaco Austria Swissco Switzerland Canco Canada Loan 1 United States US Holdco USco Interest US Opco apparent from the discussion of the meanings of these terms in the technical explanation. For example, in connection with refers to income-producing activity in a source country that is upstream, downstream, or parallel to the activity conducted in a resident country. Furthermore, the Cra expressed its view about the dividend income earned by usco or a capital gain realized by usco on the disposition of shares in a Canco subsidiary at the 2008 round table.46 The active trade or business exception is available to usco in these circumstances if, among other conditions, Canco’s active business is the same as or complementary to the business carried on in by usco in the united states. P...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online