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Tax implications of divorce, Part 2

Settling different types of property

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Tax implications of divorce, Part 1

Dividing assets and navigating tax credits

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Budget 2019 could mean more tax payable for fundholders

Department of Finance expects to gain $350 million by 2024 from proposals

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Federal NDP would raise capital gains tax to 75%

The $3 billion raised would go toward pharmacare, childcare and housing

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CRA publishes Q2 prescribed interest rates

The rate decreased for corporate taxpayers' pertinent loans or indebtedness

  • By: Staff
  • March 29, 2019 March 29, 2019
  • 10:26
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Put deferral loss in perspective for Ontario business owners

Find out how loss of the small business deduction could affect your client

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Make TOSI less taxing for your business-owner client

Where to find clues to help solve the puzzle

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Why to cheer the IPP’s defined benefit provision

The DB provision will always provide a larger benefit than the DC provision

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Supreme Court ruling a reminder to advisors about disability planning tool

The top court said Henson trusts shouldn’t interfere with subsidized housing eligibility

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Managing estate holdbacks

Helping executors decide how much to keep aside for complicated estates

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Clients day trading in their TFSAs? They’re ultimately liable for the tax

Issuers are only "joint and severally liable" to a point

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Are tax refunds a cash windfall or bad planning?

An updated look at how clients could be putting refund money to work year-round

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Tax implications of the new first-time homebuyer incentive

Experts highlight the missing details

The federal budget’s other homebuyers’ plan proposal

Why the measure affecting divorced clients could have a broad impact

Stock option changes, other budget measures unlikely to proceed before election

A number of financial proposals aren’t included in the Liberals’ implementation bill

Registered plan fee guidance forthcoming from CRA, but timing unclear

It's status quo for advisors while the Department of Finance completes a tax policy review

Deciding if an IPP is right for your client

Consider these plan funding details for a hypothetical medco

Estate planning and the disabled beneficiary

Consider these factors before establishing a Henson trust

An expedient alternative to the post-mortem pipeline

A strategy for business-owner clients to mitigate double taxation at death