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Good Bookkeeping Key to Worry-Free Tax Preparation

Apr 12, 2017
Have good records and a record keeping system will help you understand and appropriately assess impacts of a decision on your income tax liability.

While there are a lot of tax benefits to being a self-employed contractor in Canada there is also a lot to understand when it comes to the ever-changing tax code.

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Manitoba Budget Report 2017

Apr 12, 2017
On April 11, 2017, the Honourable Cameron Friesen presented his second budget as Minister of Finance. In many respects, this is the first true budget of the Progressive Conservative government as last year’s budget was presented so soon after the provincial election.

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Debunking Myths about Small Business Tax Returns

Apr 05, 2017
Tax myths can make filing your tax return stressful. Tax myths can also increase your chances of being audited and reduce your tax return.

While there are a lot of tax benefits to being a self-employed contractor in Canada there is also a lot to understand when it comes to the ever-changing tax code.

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Alberta Budget Report 2017

Mar 17, 2017
On March 16, 2017, the Honourable Joe Ceci, President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, presented his third budget and the third budget of Alberta’s NDP government.

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Rules for Principal Residence Deduction

Mar 15, 2017
You don't need to pay any tax on capital gains made from the sale of your principal residence. However, you do need to report the sale of your principal residence. And it gets a little more confusing when it comes to agricultural and farm property.

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Tax Changes 2017: Everything You Need to Know

Mar 08, 2017
A number of big changes to Canada’s tax laws in 2017 could affect the bottom line for many small business and farm owners.

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Why Your Small Business Should Hire a Professional Accounting Consultant

Mar 01, 2017
Running a small busy is not easy. Hiring a reliable, professional accounting consultant can benefit a small business in many ways.

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Income Tax Tips for Small Business Owners and Self-Employed Individuals

Feb 15, 2017
Those who are self-employed have the same income tax rates as employed workers. But, someone who owns their own business can use deductions to reduce their overall tax burden.

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5 Tips to Prepare Your Online Business for Tax Time

Feb 08, 2017
Running an online business can be time consuming. Understanding some important e-commerce tax tips can streamline the tax preparation process.

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Questions to Ask When Hiring a Tax Preparer

Feb 01, 2017
Hiring a tax preparer can be difficult. Asking the right questions can make the process a lot simpler.

While there are a lot of tax benefits to being a self-employed contractor in Canada there is also a lot to understand when it comes to the ever-changing tax code.

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