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CRA files labour complaint against union amid bargaining impasse

The union said it would hold strike votes for about 35,000 workers that could affect tax season

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Federal tax credit for multi-generational home renos now available

The credit took effect on Jan. 1

Tax changes to watch for in 2023

FHSA provides opportunities, but watch out for surplus stripping and minimum tax

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Indexed tax brackets, credits provide 2023 planning opportunities

Income tax thresholds, credits and benefit amounts are all rising with inflation

tax season

Tax-loss selling and other year-end tips

Jamie Golombek reviews the strategies

The Canada Revenue Agency sign outside the National Headquarters at the Connaught Building in Ottawa is seen on Monday, March 1, 2021. CRA Tax

CRA announces increase in prescribed rate for Q1 2023

Rate to rise for the third consecutive quarter

Raymond James acquires Solus Trust

Vancouver-based trust company manages $400 million in assets


Allow siblings to act as RDSP holders, report recommends

CRA's disability advisory committee releases its 2022 annual report

Condo buildings in downtown Montreal

Doubling first-time homebuyers’ tax credit to cost $115M: PBO

Meanwhile, eliminating student loan interest would cost $2.7 billion over five years, the Parliamentary Budget Officer finds

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First-time homebuyers can use FHSA and HBP, feds propose

Rules governing new tax-free home savings account to be effective April 1, 2023

Essential tax numbers: updated for 2023

Use this handy list of tax numbers as a quick reference

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  • November 18, 2022 November 18, 2022
  • 09:36
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Liberal tax promise tracker, post-fiscal update

Here’s the status of proposals that matter to your clients

Will document

Former fund rep sanctioned over clients’ estate disclosures

Potential conflicts involving clients' wills weren't reported to dealer

Quebec cuts taxes for lowest income brackets

The province is also increasing the maximum age for applying for a retirement pension to 72 from 70

Canadian industry singing praises of Inflation Reduction Act as federal budget nears

The legislation offers about $375 billion in tax credits to help the U.S. clean energy industry

Manitoba raises basic personal amount, tax brackets in pre-election budget

The basic personal exemption will rise to $15,000 from $10,145

Court refuses to force capacity assessment on unwilling senior

B.C. decision could close door on court-ordered capacity assessments, highlighting the importance of helping clients establish estate documents

Common gaps when appointing an attorney for property and personal care

A case study explains the challenges

Can an executor quit?

Yes, but it’s complicated