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Finance releases draft proposals on trusts, taxable dividends

The consultation period for the budget measures ends Sept. 10

  • By: Staff
  • July 30, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Using the principal residence exemption when transitioning to retirement living

Know the tax implications when moving into care

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How portfolio structure can save tax for clients with private corps

Customized solutions will take on greater importance for clients who own Canadian-controlled private corporations

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B.C. corps and trusts targeted in new property transfer tax

Buyers will have to disclose more information when they purchase a property through a corporation or trust

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Four reasons intergenerational wealth is destroyed in 3 generations

“Shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations” is a common adage

How much power do beneficiaries actually have?

Beneficiaries have a right to understand the bequest they may be entitled to

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Can you rely on archived CRA communications?

What the agency says

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Ford government pledges tax relief in throne speech

Government focused on reducing gas prices and hydro prices

  • By: Staff
  • July 12, 2018 September 10, 2018
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How Trump’s new tax act hurts Americans in Canada

Life is even more challenging for many U.S. citizens in Canada who operate businesses

Using life insurance under new passive income rules

Life insurance should already be on the radar of business owners

  • By: Katie Keir
  • July 9, 2018 September 19, 2018
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RRSPs at death: Do tax-deferred rollovers make sense?

There are some situations where a tax-deferred transfer might not be the best option

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CRA joins allies to fight international tax crime

The CRA has joined tax enforcement authorities from the U.S., U.K., Australia and the Netherlands

  • By: Staff
  • July 4, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Why clients should play it straight with the collateral insurance deduction

A recent Tax Court case debunked a common misconception

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • June 28, 2018 September 7, 2018
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Inform clients of eligible moving expense deductions

Tax savings could help offset the rising cost of relocation

Small business owners get relief from EI premium rates

The reduction will partly offset increases to CPP premiums next year

  • By: Staff
  • September 14, 2018 September 14, 2018
  • 11:58

Tax tips for non-compliant cross-border clients

Why timeliness in tax reporting should be top of mind

How spousal rights can affect your client’s estate

What you need to know

CFIB asks feds to grandfather pre-2019 passive income

The fight over private corporation tax changes spills into Budget 2019

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Why couples need a financial plan for a trial separation

Tips for managing expenses, mortgages and shared accounts