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CPP increase will raise family costs by more than $2K: report

First CPP increase starts January 2019

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2018 August 28, 2018
  • 11:00

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

What the tax advantages folio says about life insurance

CRA gives guidance on seg funds held in registered plans

Holding title to U.S. personal-use property after Trump’s tax changes

What Canadian snowbirds need to know

Caution when counselling DB-to-IPP transfers

A legal case sounds a note of caution for advisors

Preparing for the passing of accounts

Common disputes and how to avoid them

Talk to clients about pullback of ODSP proposals

Increases to the program have been put on hold

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