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Canadian taxation and foreign investment. by Jean Boyer De la Giroday

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Published by Canadian Tax Foundation in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Income tax -- Canada,
  • Investments, Foreign -- Taxation -- Canada

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bound with: no. 6-8.

SeriesCanadian tax papers -- no. 9
ContributionsCanadian Tax Foundation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHJ4661 D33
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 100 p. ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17248753M

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