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Help your client avoid losing GRE status

Contributions and loans to a graduated rate estate can have tax consequences

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Following IPO, Robinhood looks to expand beyond trading

Robinhood shares traded on the Nasdaq for the first time Thursday

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Bitcoin: Disruptive technology or digital Beanie Baby?

Putting cryptocurrencies in perspective

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Don’t let real estate add to relationship woes

Consider the tax consequences before transferring property after a separation

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Avoid cross-border pitfalls with TFSAs

U.S. tax rules can lead to TFSA troubles

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Unexpected tax consequences when accessing real estate equity

Interest deductibility may be at stake

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Clients may need to revise their wills if they’ve named out-of-jurisdiction executors

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Home or cottage: Which should be a principal residence?

Knowing the answer can help maximize your client’s wealth


Instalment payments for clients who owe taxes

There are three options used to determine how much taxpayers need to pay each quarter

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In search of buying opportunities

Investing advice that works

ESG investing

Breakdancing and ESG investing

Judging the ESG judges

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RRSPs, RRIFs and withholding taxes at death

The absence of withholding taxes can create unexpected consequences if no planning is done

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Wills and power of attorney for cross-border clients

Planning for foreign assets may require multiple documents

Five steps to growing family wealth for the long term: Part 2

The last two steps of the process

Five steps to growing family wealth for the long term: Part 1

Consciously deciding to sustain family wealth for the long term is atypical