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What Are the Tax Benefits of Investing in a Mortgage Investment Corporation?

What Are the Tax Benefits of Investing in a Mortgage Investment Corporation?

Nov 14, 2018
In addition to delivering above-average yields, investing in a Mortgage Investment Corporation provides Canadians with a number of special tax breaks.

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What You Need to Know about Financial and Estate Planning

What You Need to Know about Financial and Estate Planning

Jul 25, 2018
Financial and estate planning is the best way to protect your family from making tough decisions should you become disabled or die.

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Tax Management Strategies for Farm Operators

Tax Management Strategies for Farm Operators

Apr 25, 2018
Effective tax management strategies for farmers means not scrambling at the end of the year for ways to reduce or defer tax bills.

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Everything You Need to Know About Foreign Investment Taxes

Everything You Need to Know About Foreign Investment Taxes

Apr 11, 2018
Canadian residents need to pay Canadian income tax on foreign investments. Understanding the taxation rules of foreign investments can help minimize your tax burden.

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 The Tax Benefits of Donating Life Insurance Policies and Annuities

The Tax Benefits of Donating Life Insurance Policies and Annuities

Dec 13, 2017
The donation of life insurance policies and annuities to registered charities is a great way to benefit a favourite charity and for the donor to receive a taxable benefit from insurance coverage that is no longer needed.

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Gifts of cash to family members generally do not have tax consequences

What's CRA's Position on Family Gifts?

Nov 29, 2017
Canada has no gift tax; however, in some cases a gift can trigger tax rules that could increase your income taxes and prevent a win-win situation for both you and the recipient. Follow these tips to limit the tax burden for giver and receiver.

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Intergenerational Land Transfers

Aug 02, 2017
Farmers preparing their wills and succession plans should be aware of the details of the capital gains exemption and the capital gains deduction.

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The Importance of Tax Planning and Managed Accounting for Farmers

Oct 12, 2016
Explaining important functions that tax planners and managing accountants can help farms with.

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Tax Consequences of Divorce

Jul 06, 2016
No one enters a relationship with the plan to later part ways, but it does happen and there are tax consequences to consider if it does.

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10 Strategies for a Profitable Business

Jan 30, 2015
Download our ebook for tips to help you avoid the scramble at tax time by having organized records and putting strategies in place to increase your wealth through tax planning.

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