Taxation as a source of financing

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 82, No. 924, 1989

Robert B. Parsons, Partner, Price Waterhouse, Toronto

While it might seem like heresy to suggest that "taxation" can be a source of financing, nevertheless some generous tax rules can considerably enhance the tax savings pertaining to a particular expenditure or project. A basic tax knowledge, and careful tax planning, can optimize government participation in a project.