It’s Done. FATCA has Royal Assent in Canada, is officially the law of Canada and we are now officially second class citizens in our own country.
Here is a cross-post from Brock: Implementation of the US FATCA IGA has been given Royal Assent by Canada’s Governor General, June 19, 2014.
FATCA was not even mentioned in Finance Canada’s statement. That is how insignificant the Cons and Finance think we are.
The media remains silent. As Calgary411 asks:
How is this possible in a country that calls itself a democracy?
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