Kelly, Brendan
December 2000
Daily Variety;12/20/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 14, p23
Trade Publication
Reports that Canadian television producer Cinar Corp. has reached agreements with the federal and provincial tax authorities over repayment for improperly obtained film tax credits. Case background; Cinar's involvement in a major scandal since allegations of fraud arose in the House of Commons in fall 1999.


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