39. The Minister shall examine with dispatch each return filed with him and determine the duties payable and the interest and penalties, if any, which are exigible.
When making a determination under the first paragraph or when determining the duties, interest and penalties under section 42, 43, 43.2 or 44, the Minister shall also determine, as the case may be, the annual profit, the annual loss, the credit on duties, the deferrable credit on duties, the allowable amount provided for in section 32.1, the credit on duties refundable for losses and the credit on duties for losses.
Any determination made by the Minister under this section constitutes an assessment.
1975, c. 30, s. 39; 1985, c. 39, s. 8.