Canadian corporations act
The Canada Business Corporations Act defines resident Canadian as an individual who is: a Canadian citizen ordinarily resident in Canada; a Canadian citizen not ordinarily resident in Canada who is a member of a prescribed class of persons, orFrom Corporations Canada This database does NOT include corporations created under financial legislation (such as financial institutions, insurance companies or loan and trust companies) or those created under legislation or corporate legislation from another jurisdiction. canadian corporations act
Oct 18, 2011 The Canada Notforprofit Corporations Act (the NFP Act) came into force on October 17, 2011. The NFP Act replaces Part II of the Canada Corporations Act (the CCA), which has remained substantially the same since 1917, as the governing legislation for federal corporations without share capital, or notforprofit corporations.