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

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 […]

Driving and Taxes

As the prices at the pump continue to increase, it’s important that you understand the tax deductions that you or your business may be entitled to claim for automobile expenses. This blog post summarizes some of the considerations for employees and self-employed or incorporated individuals. Employees As an employee, in certain situations you may be […]

New Enhanced Tax Depreciation Write-Offs

The Department of Finance announced new rules in its 2018 Fall Economic Update on November 21st 2018 to temporarily allow Canadian businesses to immediately expense for tax purposes 100% of the cost of certain newly acquired machinery and equipment and certain specified clean energy equipment if acquired after November 20th 2018 and before 2028. These […]

How long should you keep your business tax records in Canada?

According to the Income Tax Act, you need to keep business tax records for a minimum of six years from the end of the taxation year to which the records and books relate. If You Want to Correctly Keep Business Tax Records in Canada, You Should Have All:  Sales Invoices Contracts and Guarantees Loan agreements […]