Potential Changes to the Capital Gains Rate

Potential Changes to the Capital Gains Rate

Will they or won’t they? Rumours continue to swirl that the Federal budget expected to come out in Feb/Mar 2017 may increase the capital gains inclusion rate from 50 percent to as high as 75 per cent. Capital gains occur when you dispose of capital property, such as a stock, bond or mutual fund, for […]

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Thinking of Leaving the US? Know the Expatriation Tax Rules

It’s no secret that many Americans living in Canada are unhappy with their U.S. tax compliance costs and information reporting burdens. For those that are voting with their feet and renouncing their U.S. citizenship(i) or terminating their long-term U.S. residency(ii) (“expatriating”), careful planning should be undertaken prior to expatriating to avoid costly surprises. A few […]