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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

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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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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Canada missing up to $3 billion in individual offshore income: CRA

Since 2016, CRA has been analyzing different components of Canada’s tax gap

  • By: Staff
  • June 28, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Your client’s tax return is being reviewed—now what?

Help them avoid panicking with the following tips

  • By: Staff
  • June 27, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Senate report calls for improved DTC, RDSP eligibility

Requiring DTC eligibility for the RDSP is too restrictive, the committee said

  • By: Staff
  • June 27, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Informal trust accounts: How they do and don’t work

Understand the potential benefits and pitfalls for your client

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There may be relief for delinquent T1135 filers

New case requires CRA to reconsider penalty for late reporting

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CRA makes one change to Q3 interest rates

The prescribed annual interest rates for Q3 2018 will remain mostly unchanged, CRA said Thursday. The only change from the previous quarter is the interest…

  • By: Staff
  • June 14, 2018 September 10, 2018
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3 exceptions for deducting cross-border retirement plan contributions

Here's who qualifies for cross-border relief

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Things we learned from CRA at STEP Canada

Everyone's favourite session covered split income and trusts

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Your client is a trustee of private shares—now what?

Considerations for business-owner clients and their families

Estimating the cost of CPP additions for employees

Here’s what we can expect to pay under the new system

How to plan around the small business tax changes

Strategies to address the new rules in 2019

Inform clients of eligible moving expense deductions

Tax savings could help offset the rising cost of relocation

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
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Keep estate planning documents safe

A key consideration that’s often overlooked

How spousal rights can affect your client’s estate

What you need to know