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New Democrats pledge higher taxes on capital gains, corporations and the wealthy

A C.D. Howe report says a "wealth tax" may not be the best way to tackle inequality

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Corporate tax gap could be costing more than $11B

The gap is the biggest in a CRA series of studies

  • By: Staff
  • June 18, 2019 June 18, 2019
  • 13:19
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Morneau to move ahead with stock option limit

The rules will not apply to options granted by Canadian-controlled private corporations

Federal panel calls for ‘super’ tax credit for green investments

The report says regulatory changes are needed to combine environmental goals and economic growth

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Tax issues when Canadians have U.S. executors

Tips to avoid cross-border complications

  • By: Max Reed
  • June 13, 2019 June 13, 2019
  • 16:00
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CRA talks TOSI at STEP Canada roundtable

The agency also warned about anti-avoidance rules

Concept of important choices of a businessman, Business Challenge

Harvest to close ETF

The banks and buildings ETF will delist July 31

  • By: Staff
  • May 29, 2019 May 29, 2019
  • 10:59
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Advisory committee says disability tax credit should be refundable

The program doesn't currently offer enough help to those too poor to pay income tax, a report says


How to handle rental properties in estates

Executors must balance responsibilities to tenants and beneficiaries


Tax case illustrates government’s motivation in IPP change

New rules in the 2019 federal budget crack down on commuted value transfers

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Eligible dividends and the OAS clawback

Interest income versus the dividend tax credit

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The federal budget’s other homebuyers’ plan proposal

Why the measure affecting divorced clients could have a broad impact

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Deciding if an IPP is right for your client

Consider these plan funding details for a hypothetical medco

Stock option changes, other budget measures unlikely to proceed before election

A number of financial proposals aren’t included in the Liberals’ implementation bill

Registered plan fee guidance forthcoming from CRA, but timing unclear

It's status quo for advisors while the Department of Finance completes a tax policy review

Feds missed $169 million in tax from foreign digital marketplace

The CRA should expand its compliance activities, the auditor general said

  • By: Staff
  • May 7, 2019 May 7, 2019
  • 15:36

Estate planning and the disabled beneficiary

Consider these factors before establishing a Henson trust

An expedient alternative to the post-mortem pipeline

A strategy for business-owner clients to mitigate double taxation at death

Is pension income splitting available for the year of death?

Help your client’s family by understanding the tax rules