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Help an elderly woman get her estate in order

A gigantic family comes with gigantic considerations


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

Providing executors with peace of mind

  • By: James Dolan
  • February 25, 2019 February 22, 2019
  • 00:00

Taxpayer who didn’t report dividends found not liable

Breaking down gross negligence versus an honest mistake


Multiple taxation on death: the taxpayer’s nightmare

Steps to limit tax in other jurisdictions

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B.C. budget offers tax relief for families

The new program, with a maximum benefit of $1,600, goes to age 18

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Small businesses say they’ll bear brunt of carbon tax

The CFIB says small businesses will struggle to pass on costs to consumers

  • By: Staff
  • February 12, 2019 February 12, 2019
  • 10:06
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Cross-border gift tax issues for Canadians

Tips to avoid double taxation, and other strategies

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C.D. Howe budget asks include longevity insurance, change to RRIF rules

The think tank's shadow budget also proposes higher tax-deferred savings limits

  • By: Staff
  • February 7, 2019 February 7, 2019
  • 10:58
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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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Help maximize RDSP carry forwards

Some features of the RDSP are worlds apart from its RESP cousin

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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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Younger generations face high tax burden, report says

Those born since 2005 have it rougher than those born between the mid-1950s and the 1990s

  • By: Staff
  • January 24, 2019 January 24, 2019
  • 12:47
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Ottawa dentist sentenced to jail for tax evasion

The case is the first to apply money laundering provisions to a tax evasion conviction

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2019 January 17, 2019
  • 15:47

Tax implications of the new first-time homebuyer incentive

Experts highlight the missing details

Budget 2019: Everything you need to know

Stock options, annuities and first-time homebuyers—all of Advisor.ca's coverage in one place

  • By: Staff
  • March 19, 2019 March 20, 2019
  • 19:41

Government targets investment funds that use forward contracts

The change takes aim at funds that seek to reduce taxes through dividend contracts

Capital gains and losses at death: the spousal advantage

Giving clients options with capital property

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

Are your clients prepared to sell their businesses?

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