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AgriStability – What’s New for 2018

AgriStability Changes for 2018 - Simplified Application Process

Mar 06, 2018
The Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP), launched in the 2018 Program year, is a five-year federal-provincial-territorial funding agreement that governs agriculture-specific programs including Business Risk Management (BRM) programs such as Crop Insurance, AgriStability, Western Livestock Price Insurance and AgriInvest.

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The Impact of Canada’s New Federal Budget on Small Business Owners

The Impact of Canada’s New Federal Budget on Small Business Owners

Mar 02, 2018
The 2018 budget contains a number of key initiatives that will affect small business owners. What’s missing from the budget is also important too.

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British Columbia Budget Report 2018

Feb 21, 2018
On 20 February 2018, British Columbia Finance Minister Carole James tabled the province’s fiscal 2018–19 budget. The budget contains several tax measures affecting individuals and corporations.

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The Importance of Accurate Financial Reporting for Small Business Growth

The Importance of Accurate Financial Reporting for Small Business Growth

Feb 14, 2018
Accurate, up-to-date financial reporting and financial planning can help small business owners run their businesses more efficiently and be more profitable.

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Finding the Right Small Business Tax Specialist

Finding the Right Small Business Tax Specialist

Jan 31, 2018
To avoid tax-related problems and issues with the Canada Revenue Agency, hire FBC, an experienced tax preparer that works exclusively with small businesses, farm operators, and independent contracts.

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When Is the Right Time for a Small Business to Hire a Tax Consultant?

When Is the Right Time for a Small Business to Hire a Tax Consultant?

Jan 17, 2018
Tax professionals provide more than just tax and payroll services, they can help your business at various stages of growth.

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Pros and Cons of Incorporating a Small Business

Pros and Cons of Incorporating a Small Business

Jan 10, 2018
Incorporating a small business provides unique tax benefits not available to unincorporated businesses. FBC can help you decide if it’s right for you.

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Tax Tips When Buying a Business in Canada

Tax Tips When Buying a Business in Canada

Jan 03, 2018
If you’re buying a business in Canada, you need to think about the tax implications. Doing so could save the business’ bottom line for years.

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Depending on how it is assessed, Canadian farm operators can reduce the municipal tax rate on their farm by 75%.

Do Canadian Farmers Need to Pay Property Taxes?

Dec 20, 2017
Depending on how it is assessed, Canadian farm operators can reduce the municipal tax rate on their farm by 75%.

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Department of Finance Defines Rules on Income Sprinkling

Dec 14, 2017
Revised measures to the treatment of income sprinkling are designed to ensure that they do not affect family members who make meaningful contributions to a family business. The measures include several automatic, bright-line tests.

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