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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

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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
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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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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
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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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Tax traps when converting a home to an income property

Implications for the principal residence exemption

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Cut capital gains tax to finance entrepreneurs: Fraser Institute

Lower capital gains encourages investment in startups

  • By: Staff
  • August 2, 2018 September 10, 2018
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U.S. considers tax break on capital gains

No decision has been made yet on whether to proceed

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Finance releases draft proposals on trusts, taxable dividends

The consultation period for the budget measures ends Sept. 10

  • By: Staff
  • July 30, 2018 September 10, 2018
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Using the principal residence exemption when transitioning to retirement living

Know the tax implications when moving into care

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How portfolio structure can save tax for clients with private corps

Customized solutions will take on greater importance for clients who own Canadian-controlled private corporations

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B.C. corps and trusts targeted in new property transfer tax

Buyers will have to disclose more information when they purchase a property through a corporation or trust

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Can you rely on archived CRA communications?

What the agency says

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Ford government pledges tax relief in throne speech

Government focused on reducing gas prices and hydro prices

  • By: Staff
  • July 12, 2018 September 10, 2018
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How Trump’s new tax act hurts Americans in Canada

Life is even more challenging for many U.S. citizens in Canada who operate businesses

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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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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