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How the new U.S. tax law complicates life for U.S. business owners

The recently passed U.S. tax law makes it more complicated for American citizens outside the United States to run businesses

The taxman comes for bitcoin users

It may seem early to start thinking about filing taxes, but this year’s return could be particularly time-consuming for Canadians who have flocked to bitcoin…

Electronic tax filing reduced to 9 weeks

Clients might want to get a head start on their 2017 taxes. That’s because this year’s window to file taxes is the shortest in electronic…

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 10:40
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How DTC eligibility loss affects RDSPs

This example highlights tax and planning considerations

Last chance for family loans: prescribed rates to rise April 1

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When T2200 claims don’t add up

A recent case offers lessons for claiming employee expenses

What’s new or changed for 2017 tax-filing season

For 2017 tax filing, here are changes you can share with clients, courtesy of the CRA

  • By: Staff
  • January 24, 2018 August 30, 2018
  • 10:25

How to keep splitting income with family members in 2018 and beyond

But act fast if clients suit this strategy

Don’t let a vacation property dream become a tax nightmare

What to think about before clients buy in a foreign market

Sun Life Financial predicts impact of U.S. tax changes

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  • By: Staff
  • January 12, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 14:53

CRA offers online filing for simple trust returns

New this year for trust administrators and their reps: a simple T3 trust income tax and information return (T3RET) can be filed online using CRA’s…

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 16:46

CPP increase will raise family costs by more than $2K: report

First CPP increase starts January 2019

  • By: Staff
  • January 11, 2018 August 28, 2018
  • 11:00

U.S. tax changes and market valuations

Which types of companies could benefit from the Trump administration’s overhaul

Registered plans and lifetime benefit trusts

What to consider regarding the use of LBTs

Tax changes to look for in budget 2018

Tax items to watch ahead of this year’s federal budget

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 4, 2018 September 12, 2018
  • 00:00

Income gap between CEOs and average workers grows

The income gap between Canada's top executives and the average worker has reached a record high

  • By: Staff
  • January 2, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 09:59

DTC eligibility for taxpayers with Type 1 diabetes

Why people living with Type 1 diabetes have been refused the Disability Tax Credit

Tax relief deadline looms for 2007 requests

CRA reminds taxpayers that they have until Dec. 31, 2017, to make taxpayer relief requests related to 2007. The deadline applies to relief requests for:…

  • By: Staff
  • December 20, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 10:58
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Understanding maximum transfer value rules

What clients need to know when commuting a DB pension

  • By: Lea Koiv
  • December 15, 2017 September 9, 2018
  • 12:03

Year-end tips for tax-loss selling

How, when and why to ditch a loser

Who is Canada’s Receiver General?

Where that tax payment goes

  • By: Simon Doyle
  • December 15, 2017 September 9, 2018
  • 11:35

CRA makes one change for Q1 2018 interest rates

More on the prescribed annual interest rates for Q1

  • By: Staff
  • December 15, 2017 September 12, 2018
  • 11:11

CRA tightens reins on Voluntary Disclosures Program

Following a June consultation, CRA is tweaking the VDP

  • By: Staff
  • December 15, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 11:07
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Is being a single-income household financially feasible?

A look at the financial, tax and intangible considerations

How U.S. tax reform threatens Canadian corporates

The new year is expected to bring tax relief to American businesses. And that’s bad news for business north of the border. For tax rates,…

  • By: Staff
  • December 14, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 13:39