Fonds UBCA-ARC-1323 - Donald B. Fields fonds

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Donald B. Fields fonds

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  • 1961-1966 (Creation)
    Fields, Donald B.

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1.6 m of textual records

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Donald Bruce Fields was born in Victoria, BC, in 1922. While serving during the Second World War, he completed an MBA at UBC and later became a Commerce and Business Administration professor at the University, retiring in 1984. A specialist in taxation, he served as Research Supervisor overseeing the Personal Tax Project, a Royal Commission on Taxation component. The Royal Commission was appointed in September 1962 by Order in Council P.C. a 962-1334, under part 1 of the Inquiries Act and on the prime minister's recommendation.

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The fonds consist of three series: Drafts and working papers directly related to the Royal Commission on Taxation, Drafts and working papers not directly connected to the Royal Commission on Taxation, Memorandums, correspondence and background information concerned with the Royal Commission and its Commissioners.

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Updated in February 2021, JM.

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