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Selling real estate? The CRA is watching

What clients need to know about reporting transactions

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How to handle rental properties in estates

Executors must balance responsibilities to tenants and beneficiaries

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Eligible dividends and the OAS clawback

Interest income versus the dividend tax credit

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Deciding if an IPP is right for your client

Consider these plan funding details for a hypothetical medco

Estate planning and the disabled beneficiary

Consider these factors before establishing a Henson trust

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An expedient alternative to the post-mortem pipeline

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

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Is pension income splitting available for the year of death?

Help your client’s family by understanding the tax rules

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Ontario to eliminate probate tax on estates under $50,000

The provincial budget also said the government would extend the deadline for filing estate returns

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Tax implications of divorce, Part 2

Settling different types of property

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Tax implications of divorce, Part 1

Dividing assets and navigating tax credits

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Why to cheer the IPP’s defined benefit provision

The DB provision will always provide a larger benefit than the DC provision

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Managing estate holdbacks

Helping executors decide how much to keep aside for complicated estates

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The clearance certificate: what it is, and why it matters

Providing executors with peace of mind

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Multiple taxation on death: the taxpayer’s nightmare

Steps to limit tax in other jurisdictions

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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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How spouses provide an advantage in post-mortem tax planning

A breakdown of options for capital property

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Capital gains and losses at death: the spousal advantage

Giving clients options with capital property

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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
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Are your clients prepared to sell their businesses?

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

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Mutual wills: proceed with caution

Examining an alternative to trusts

Help your client prepare to write a will

Tips to inspire action so clients ace the task we love to avoid

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The ins and outs of spousal rights

Find out how your client’s estate is affected in Alberta

How HNW millennials approach philanthropy

A TD survey reveals a generational shift in legacy giving

  • By: Staff
  • November 13, 2018 November 13, 2018
  • 14:47
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Proceed with caution when aging seniors request account changes

What advisors should know

Preparing for the passing of accounts

Common disputes and how executors can avoid them