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The 2015 federal budget’s reduction of the mandatory minimum withdrawals from RRIFs and similar tax-deferred accounts will reduce the risk that many Canadians will outlive their savings.

  • By: Staff
  • July 2, 2015 August 21, 2018
  • 11:23

While industry experts agree the move is a victory, it’s a small one at that. Find out why.

The Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC) is coming down strongly in favour of measures announced in yesterday’s federal budget, particularly the increase in the TFSA contribution limit and the reduction to RRIF minimum withdrawal amounts.

  • By: Staff
  • April 22, 2015 August 21, 2018
  • 11:19

The federal government balanced the books in 2015, but Finance Minister Joe Oliver’s first budget still contains some gifts that will play well with your clients.

  • By: Staff
  • April 21, 2015 August 21, 2018
  • 19:37

Budget 2015 has been released.

Liberal and New Democrat politicians are criticizing the government’s plans to increase TFSA contribution room, a move expected in today’s budget.

New rules are a welcome change.

A recent paper by the C.D. Howe Institute’s William B.P. Robson and Alexandre Laurin suggests mandatory RRIF withdrawal rates are the main cause of premature portfolio depletion.

  • By: Jim Otar
  • November 26, 2014 September 8, 2018
  • 00:00

A growing body of analysis suggests current minimum RRIF withdrawals are too high and need to be revised to reflect new economic realities facing seniors and the broader economy.

  • By: Staff
  • October 30, 2014 August 21, 2018
  • 10:43

CALU has submitted its recommendations for the 2015 Federal Budget to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance.