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2017 News Archive

Commentary on Dec 13th Government Proposals for "Income Sprinkling" & Private Corporation Tax Planning

December 13th the Department of Finance released revised proposals and we have a summary of this new information.

Tighter Mortgage Lending Rules - Get Ready

Even though Canada was spared the worst of the mortgage lending/real estate crisis, Canadian financial and mortgage regulators took a hard look at mortgage lending in Canada and made several sets of changes. Keep reading for the summary.

Board Governance: What processes do we need to manage our employees?

An organization should have human resource processes in place to support the organization’s compliance with reporting and legal requirements, and to ensure that activities are consistently applied to all employees.

2017-18 Economic and Fiscal Update including Tax Changes

In the fall, the Minister of Finance announces the Economic and Fiscal Update. The update includes announcements of additional tax changes. The summary is provided here.

Managing Your Tax Affairs Online

The majority of all financial/investment transactions can now be carried out online. Canadians have taken to online filing of tax returns but this is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to CRA online services. Keep reading for an overview.