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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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 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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Understand the tax ramifications of shareholder loans to avoid significant taxes owing

Corporation Loans Count as Taxable Income

Nov 22, 2017
When shareholders borrow money from a corporation, that money is generally considered taxable income. But this rule, like many CRA rules, has exceptions.

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How Small Business Owners Can Pay Less Tax

Nov 15, 2017
Using the tax professionals at FBC can help Canadian small business owners maximize their deductions and credits and minimize their tax burden.

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What to Expect from Accounting Professionals Regarding Your Family Business Taxes

Nov 08, 2017
Accounting professionals can help family run businesses in Canada manage their business accounts, minimize taxes, maximize profits, and save money.

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Expert Tips for Filing Your Business Taxes

Oct 25, 2017
General tax tips can help Canadians save thousands of dollars come tax time. When it comes to filing more complicated business taxes, call the tax professionals at FBC.

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Small Business Tax Savings for Farmers

Oct 18, 2017
The income for Canadian farmers is rising. So too is the value of their machinery and equipment. The tax consultants at FBC can help farm operators take advantage of the various tax savings and deductions available to them.

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Choosing the Right Accounting Professional for Your Small Business

Aug 30, 2017
In addition to helping prepare and file your annual income taxes, an accounting professional should look below the surface to see what help you need specifically for your small business.

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Small Business Corporations May Lose Tax Advantages

Aug 23, 2017
The Canadian Revenue Agency has proposed legislation that will reduce or even eliminate many of the current tax benefits of a private corporation.

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