Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm Blumberg Segal LLP (Blumbergs) in Toronto and works almost exclusively advising non-profits and registered charities on their work in Canada and abroad. Mark has written numerous articles, is a frequent speaker on legal issues involving charity and not-for-profit law and is the editor of www.CanadianCharityLaw.ca and www.globalphilanthropy.ca™ – Canadian websites dedicated to news about the Canadian charitable sector as well as legal and ethical issues for Canadian charities operating in Canada or overseas. He also manages www.charitydata.ca and www.smartgiving.ca.
Mark has a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Toronto, an LLB from the University of British Columbia and a LLM from Osgoode Hall Law School in Tax Law.
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Day 1: Oct 13, 2021
Day 2: Oct 14, 2021
Fireside Chat: FOCUS ON CANADA
Navigating the Top Compliance Issues Facing Canadian Foundations
Foundations that are registered charities need to comply with corporate or trust law as well as Income Tax Act requirements. Prepare your organization for some of the most important compliance issues facing foundations and learn about recent developments in compliance. Create an action plan to:
- Address the compliance obligations of donor-advised funds
- Assess the requirements of perpetual endowments
- Improve your compliance across a range of issues
Source solutions to the most pressing compliance issues facing Canadian foundations today.