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Alberta Budget Report 2018

Alberta Budget Report 2018

Mar 23, 2018
Alberta faces 5 more years of deficit and billions of dollars in mounting debt before it sees a balance sheet back in the black. It tells a story of an economy still recovering from a lingering oil price shock and struggling with the market access problems with its crude.

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Are Bitcoin Gains Taxable?

Are Bitcoin Gains Taxable?

Mar 21, 2018
In Canada, using Bitcoin for purchases is considered a barter transaction. Transactions using a cryptocurrency are subject to GST/HST and any gain or loss arising on the disposition of the cryptocurrency can be considered business income or a capital gain or loss and depends on the circumstances of the transaction.

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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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