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Feds propose allowing e-signatures for key tax forms

The CRA would issue electronic notices of assessment as the default when returns are filed electronically

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Federal budget 2021: What you need to know

All of Advisor.ca’s 2021 federal budget coverage in one place

  • By: Staff
  • April 19, 2021 April 21, 2021
  • 20:35
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Feds propose expanding eligibility for disability tax credit

The DTC is key to programs such as the RDSP and Child Disability Benefit

Federal budget extends Covid support for businesses

New measures include a hiring subsidy and e-commerce support

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Tax highlights from Budget 2021

The budget was missing big-ticket tax changes but Jamie Golombek says there's "something there for everyone"

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Budget 2021 revives tax issues from 2019

IPP changes, annuities and allocation to redeemers are back on the agenda

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Liberals put luxury tax in federal budget

Your wealthy clients will pay more for luxury vehicles as of Jan. 1, 2022

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Quebec gives taxpayers an extra month to file return

Ottawa is facing pressure to do the same

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CRA tax tips for the self-employed

The agency discussed the impact of Covid benefits on tax returns

  • By: Staff
  • April 7, 2021 April 7, 2021
  • 14:28

Biden administration makes pitch for higher business taxes

The extra revenue would fund infrastructure such as roads and broadband

Eager to build infrastructure, Biden plans to tax business

The American president's plan includes hiking the corporate rate to 28% from 21%

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Quebec extends tax for financial institutions, drops small biz tax rate

The finance minister forecast a deficit of $12.3 billion this fiscal year

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Ontario proposes new jobs training tax credit for 2021

The refundable credit would provide up to $2,000 against training costs

Ontario provides second round of support to small businesses

The province is doubling the small business grant and introducing a new grant for tourism and hospitality businesses

Tax tips for clients who sold, bought or renovated homes in 2020

The Canada Revenue Agency outlined reporting requirements, credits and more

  • By: Staff
  • March 24, 2021 March 24, 2021
  • 15:21

IRS announces filing extension for 2020 tax return

U.S. taxpayers will have until May 17 to file and pay taxes owing

Can a trust avoid tax on a deceased person’s RRSP?

A trustee’s tax liability has limits, a court case suggests

RRSPs, RRIFs and withholding taxes at death

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

Wills and power of attorney for cross-border clients

Planning for foreign assets may require multiple documents