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What the tax advantages folio says about life insurance

CRA gives guidance on seg funds held in registered plans

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Holding title to U.S. personal-use property after Trump’s tax changes

What Canadian snowbirds need to know

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Caution when counselling DB-to-IPP transfers

A legal case sounds a note of caution for advisors

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Foreign withholding tax: Is the credit always worth it?

Comparing tax options for foreign dividend-paying stocks

Avoid unexpected tax on real estate purchases

Buying from a non-resident requires careful planning

Should these business owners hire an employee or use a contractor?

Why one relationship may be more beneficial than the other

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How passive income is calculated for CCPCs

Examining adjusted aggregate investment income

  • By: Jim Witty
  • October 12, 2018 October 12, 2018
  • 13:39
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Eliminate lesser-known insurance taxes, C.D. Howe says

Provincial insurance taxation weighs on consumers

  • By: Staff
  • October 3, 2018 October 3, 2018
  • 17:11
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CRA to delay registered fee position ‘indefinitely’

This delay represents a win for industry associations

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CRA targets RRSP, TFSA abuses in long-awaited tax document

Agency also delays implementing registered fee position

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CRA raises rate for corporate taxpayers’ PLOI

The agency released prescribed annual interest rates for Q4

  • By: Staff
  • September 28, 2018 September 28, 2018
  • 10:05
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Are tax hikes on top earners effective?

Governments can actually lose revenue when taxpayers prepare for hikes, report says

  • By: Staff
  • September 27, 2018 September 27, 2018
  • 13:39
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Panel calls for more competitive tax regime to support promising businesses

The report says to 'free up tax dollars' by letting low-performing firms die

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Overhaul tax laws for Canadian families, study says

Tax rules aren't neutral for many families, including business owners

  • By: Staff
  • September 25, 2018 September 25, 2018
  • 12:14
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What to watch for in feds’ budget update

In the midst of NAFTA negotiations, don't overlook the upcoming fall economic update

  • By: Katie Keir
  • September 24, 2018 September 24, 2018
  • 16:00
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Estimating the cost of CPP additions for employees

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

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How to plan around the small business tax changes

Strategies to address the new rules in 2019

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Inform clients of eligible moving expense deductions

Tax savings could help offset the rising cost of relocation

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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
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Tax tips for non-compliant cross-border clients

Why timeliness in tax reporting should be top of mind

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When your client’s benefits are reviewed by CRA

Could be a routine check

  • By: Staff
  • August 27, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 09:07
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Many Americans doubt effectiveness of tax cuts, tariffs: poll

Fewer than half of Americans expect President Donald Trump's tariffs to do much to help the U.S. economy

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Tax traps when converting a home to an income property

Implications for the principal residence exemption

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IFIC calls for tax changes to promote global competition

The group calls for changes in its pre-budget submission

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 00:00
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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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