Death and Taxes

As Mark Twain pointed out, the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. And even in death you can’t escape taxation. In this article we’ll look at some of the tax issues that will arise after your death.   Final Tax Return Your final tax return will include all income received in the […]

2019 Federal Budget Highlights

Overview On March 19th 2019, Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered his 4th Federal Budget since the Trudeau Liberal Government took office in 2015. After significant corporate and personal tax changes made over the past three years, Budget 2019 was light on tax changes but big on spending.  Budget 2019 projects a deficit of $14.9 billion […]

Manage Your Risks to Ensure Your Company’s Long-Term Success

The risks you’ll face as a business will change constantly based on the market (new competitor, new product), the organization (international expansion strategy, acquisition of another company, initial public offering), products (product obsolescence, major recall of a defective product), etc. As such, risk evaluation should be built into your structure, and ideally have a person […]