2020 RRSP Contribution Deadline

TAXES, TAXES, TAXES! Its that time of the year again to get your documents together and file tax returns, and the deadline is approaching to make a final RRSP contribution to reduce your 2020 taxes. Registered retirement savings plans (RRSP) and tax-free savings accounts (TFSA) are tax efficient investment vehicles, and depending on your situation […]

Management’s Discussion and Analysis: Canadian Publicly Listed Companies Perspective

Overview Canadian publicly listed companies are not only required to file financial statements on a quarterly and annual basis, but must provide users with a supplemental management discussion and analysis (“MD&A”).  According to the Form 51-102F1, a “MD&A is a narrative explanation, through the eyes of management, of how a company performed during the period […]

10 Tips for a Successful Not-For-Profit Audit

As accountants and trusted advisors for many not-for-profit organizations and charities, we share your goal of a successful audit. Here are our tips for a successful not-for-profit audit: Review all lease agreements and leasehold improvements. Make sure all leases are readily available for the auditors, especially any new leases signed during the year. Any tenant […]