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Filing the Annual Tax Return - When and how?

Last year, 85 percent of individual income tax returns filed were prepared and submitted online. This year there are some other options available to Canadian taxpayers.

What's new on the 2017 income tax return?

Change is the one constant in tax, as the federal and provincial governments are continually in the process of “fine-tuning” the tax system by eliminating some existing deductions and credits, changing others and, sometimes, implementing new ones.

Income-Splitting Opportunity Weakened - "Prescribed Rate" to Increase April 1, 2018

Consider taking advantage of the narrow window to structure your affairs before the rate increase on April 1, 2018.

2018 Federal Budget Commentary

On Tuesday, February 27, 2018 the Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance, presented the 2018 Federal Budget, Equality + Growth: A Strong Middle Class, to the House of Commons. Below is a summary of the tax highlights.

Pension Income Splitting - Getting Something for Nothing

Pension income splitting is a government-sanctioned strategy to allow married taxpayers over the age of 65 to minimize their combined tax bill by dividing their private pension income in a way which creates the best possible tax result.

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