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U.S. tax changes and market valuations

Which types of companies could benefit from the Trump administration’s overhaul

Registered plans and lifetime benefit trusts

What to consider regarding the use of LBTs

Tax changes to look for in budget 2018

Tax items to watch ahead of this year’s federal budget

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 4, 2018 September 12, 2018
  • 00:00

Income gap between CEOs and average workers grows

The income gap between Canada's top executives and the average worker has reached a record high

  • By: Staff
  • January 2, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 09:59

DTC eligibility for taxpayers with Type 1 diabetes

Why people living with Type 1 diabetes have been refused the Disability Tax Credit

Tax relief deadline looms for 2007 requests

CRA reminds taxpayers that they have until Dec. 31, 2017, to make taxpayer relief requests related to 2007. The deadline applies to relief requests for:…

  • By: Staff
  • December 20, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 10:58
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Understanding maximum transfer value rules

What clients need to know when commuting a DB pension

  • By: Lea Koiv
  • December 15, 2017 September 9, 2018
  • 12:03

Year-end tips for tax-loss selling

How, when and why to ditch a loser

Who is Canada’s Receiver General?

Where that tax payment goes

  • By: Simon Doyle
  • December 15, 2017 September 9, 2018
  • 11:35

CRA makes one change for Q1 2018 interest rates

More on the prescribed annual interest rates for Q1

  • By: Staff
  • December 15, 2017 September 12, 2018
  • 11:11

CRA tightens reins on Voluntary Disclosures Program

Following a June consultation, CRA is tweaking the VDP

  • By: Staff
  • December 15, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 11:07
Pregnant couple

Is being a single-income household financially feasible?

A look at the financial, tax and intangible considerations

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Help clients appoint a guardian for minor children

How the process works

Panel calls for more competitive tax regime to support promising businesses

The report says to 'free up tax dollars' by letting low-performing firms die

Overhaul tax laws for Canadian families, study says

Tax rules aren't neutral for many families, including business owners

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 12:14

What to watch for in feds’ budget update

In the midst of NAFTA negotiations, don't overlook the upcoming fall economic update

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:00

Do executors need insurance?

The growth of online estate planning resources makes it easier for beneficiaries to inform themselves about their entitlements

  • By: James Dolan
  • September 21, 2018 September 21, 2018
  • 12:00

Keep estate planning documents safe

A key consideration that’s often overlooked

How spousal rights can affect your client’s estate

What you need to know