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Top Tips for Paying Less Tax as an Independent Contractor in Canada

Oct 04, 2017
To help minimize how much income tax independent contractors pay to the CRA each year, they need to make the most of their deductions and other tax tips.

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Nova Scotia Post Election Budget 2017

Sep 27, 2017
Nova Scotia's post election budget is a re-introduction of the budget that was shelved when the election was called for May 30, 2017.

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Voice Your Concerns Regarding Looming Tax Hikes

Sep 26, 2017
Voice your concern about the proposed amendments to how private corporations and small businesses will be taxed. Actions you can take include email Members of Parliament and sign petitions.

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3 Ways New Tax Legislation Will Increase Taxes for Small Business Owners

Sep 22, 2017
There are many proposed small business tax changes which can lead to higher taxes; but 3 key items stand out for small business: Sharing Income, Excess Cash Reserves, and Dividends to Extended Family

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3 Ways New Tax Legislation Will Increase Taxes for Farmers

Sep 22, 2017
There are many proposed small business tax changes which can lead to higher taxes; but 3 key items stand out for farmers: Sharing Income, Excess Cash Reserves, and Intergenerational Transfers

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Tax Filing Differences Between Employed and Self-Employed Contractors

Sep 20, 2017
Here are some key difference between filing taxes as an employed contractor vs. a self-employed contractor.

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Things You Should Know as a Self-Employed Contractor in Canada

Sep 13, 2017
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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British Columbia Budget Report 2017 Update

Sep 12, 2017
On September 11, 2017, Finance Minister Carol James tabled the province’s fiscal budget update that contains several tax measures affecting individuals and corporations.

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Tax Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Business Structures in Canada

Sep 06, 2017
There are four business types in Canada, understanding the differences can help a business limit liability, minimize taxes, and maximize assets.

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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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