TORONTO, July 23 /CNW/ - KPMG will unveil the results of its Competitive
Alternatives: Special Report on Tax on Monday, July 28, 2008.
The report assesses the general tax competitiveness of 102 cities in
10 countries studied in the main research project, focusing in on 35 major
cities (based on population greater than 2 million). The report compares the
tax burden faced by companies, including income tax, capital tax, sales tax,
property tax, miscellaneous local business taxes and statutory labour costs.
For reporters interested in discussing Canada's competitive advantages:
Greg Wiebe, Canadian Managing Partner, Tax, will be available to speak to the
What: KPMG's 2008 Competitive Alternatives Study: Special Report on Tax
When: Monday, July 28, 2008
Who: Spokespersons available across the country
Greg Wiebe, Canadian Managing Partner, Tax
Bruno Desautels, Partner, Corporate Tax
Rick Whitley, Partner, Corporate Tax
In British Columbia:
Tony Swiderski, Partner, Corporate Tax
KPMG LLP, a Canadian limited liability partnership established under the
laws of Ontario, is the Canadian member firm affiliated with KPMG
International, a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax,
and Advisory services. Member firms operate in 145 countries and have more
than 123,000 professionals working around the world.
The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG
International, a Swiss cooperative. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and
separate entity, and describes itself as such.
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