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Accelerated Write-off of New Asset Purchases

Accelerated Write-off of New Asset Purchases

Tax Changes That Might Affect You Who doesn’t love a good business write-off? Did you purchase new assets after November 20, 2018? In the November 21, 2018 Fall Economic Statement, the federal government proposed three important and immediate changes to...
Capital Gains, Losses, and Other Tax Planning Concerns

Capital Gains, Losses, and Other Tax Planning Concerns

Capital Gains Exemption Deduction The lifetime capital gains exemption deduction, if you dispose of shares in a qualified small business corporation, is $835,716, or $1,000,000 for a qualified farm property or qualified fishing property. If you have already claimed...
RRSP and Tax Planning

RRSP and Tax Planning

2018 is almost upon us as the year draws to a close. It’s time, once again, to take advantage of the many personal and business RRSP and tax-planning opportunities that are still available. Contribute to Your RRSP The most popular tax tool available to taxpayers is...
Per Diem Meal Allowance

Per Diem Meal Allowance

In a recent Technical Interpretation, CRA noted that an employer-provided per diem meal allowance will not be taxable where the following conditions are met: It must be a reasonable amount; The allowance is received to cover expenses while travelling away from the...