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B.C. budget offers tax relief for families

The new program, with a maximum benefit of $1,600, goes to age 18

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Small businesses say they’ll bear brunt of carbon tax

The CFIB says small businesses will struggle to pass on costs to consumers

  • By: Staff
  • February 12, 2019 February 12, 2019
  • 10:06
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Cross-border gift tax issues for Canadians

Tips to avoid double taxation, and other strategies

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C.D. Howe budget asks include longevity insurance, change to RRIF rules

The think tank's shadow budget also proposes higher tax-deferred savings limits

  • By: Staff
  • February 7, 2019 February 7, 2019
  • 10:58
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Supreme Court ruling confirms viability of Henson trusts

The top court said the trusts should not interfere with eligibility for subsidized housing

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Help maximize RDSP carry forwards

Some features of the RDSP are worlds apart from its RESP cousin

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How spouses provide an advantage in post-mortem tax planning

A breakdown of options for capital property

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Younger generations face high tax burden, report says

Those born since 2005 have it rougher than those born between the mid-1950s and the 1990s

  • By: Staff
  • January 24, 2019 January 24, 2019
  • 12:47
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Ottawa dentist sentenced to jail for tax evasion

The case is the first to apply money laundering provisions to a tax evasion conviction

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2019 January 17, 2019
  • 15:47
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Tax planning when your client receives severance

The tax implications depend on how severance is characterized

find a mistake when auditing the financial statement

Income tax changes clients should know

H&R Block Canada highlights changes for filing taxes in 2018 and beyond

  • By: Staff
  • January 8, 2019 January 11, 2019
  • 14:54
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Capital gains and losses at death: the spousal advantage

Giving clients options with capital property

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CRA publishes prescribed interest rates for Q1

Rate rises for corporate taxpayers' pertinent loans or indebtedness

Tax relief could be coming for Americans in Canada

Under a new bill, non-resident citizens could be exempt from tax on foreign-source income

  • By: Staff
  • December 21, 2018 December 21, 2018
  • 13:07

Bah, humbug: Canadians’ charitable giving takes a plunge

Find out which province is home to the most generous Canadians

  • By: Staff
  • December 20, 2018 December 20, 2018
  • 11:22

Offshore tax scandals haven’t deterred HNW investors: report

Clients are becoming more demanding about structuring their wealth in tax-efficient but legal ways

  • By: Staff
  • December 19, 2018 December 19, 2018
  • 14:56

Is your client prepared for a financial windfall?

What advisors should know about sudden wealth syndrome

  • By: Staff
  • December 10, 2018 December 13, 2018
  • 11:36

Are your clients prepared to sell their businesses?

A CFIB survey suggests there's plenty of work to be done

Mutual wills: proceed with caution

Examining an alternative to trusts