Start-up Success: Maximizing Tax Credits and Incentives for Start-up Businesses in B.C.

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Starting a new business is an exciting adventure, filled with potential and promise. As an entrepreneur, you’re probably focused on innovation, growth, and creating a lasting impact. But amidst the excitement, remember to leverage some of the most important resources that can significantly bolster your start-up’s financial health—tax credits and… Read more

Green Building Incentives: Making the Case for Sustainability in Real Estate

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In the ever-evolving real estate landscape, sustainable practices and green buildings have moved beyond niche trends to become vital elements of sound investment strategies. These buildings don’t just save the environment—they also save you money. Understanding the financial and environmental implications of green building practices is crucial for anyone in… Read more

2024 BC Budget Highlights

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The British Columbia government unveiled its 2024 provincial budget on February 23, providing a broad blueprint aimed at addressing affordability, enhancing public services, and fostering economic and environmental sustainability. The 2024 BC Budget introduces changes for certain taxes, including property taxes and various acts. No corporate or personal income tax… Read more

2023 Year-End Tax Planning: Deadlines and Strategies

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As December 31 quickly approaches, it’s crucial to stay ahead with your tax planning strategies for the new year. This guide provides a comprehensive overview of important tax planning deadlines and upcoming changes for 2024, along with strategic advice to position both you and your business for a successful new… Read more

2023 Federal Fall Economic Statement Highlights

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On November 21, 2023, Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, presented the comprehensive 2023 Fall Economic Statement (FES). The FES anticipates a budget deficit of $40.0 billion for the fiscal year 2023-24, as well as deficits of $38.4 billion for 2024-25 and $38.3 billion for 2025-26. The… Read more

The Impact of AI Investment: Moore Global Shares Key Findings

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Earlier this year, as part of the conversation on the broader impacts of AI on the business world, we examined a few emerging uses of AI that can improve your business. Our colleagues at Moore Global recently took that conversation to the next level, publishing a comprehensive study by Moore… Read more

2023 Federal Budget Highlights

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On March 28, 2023, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Chrystia Freeland, tabled Budget 2023, A Made-in-Canada Plan: Strong Middle Class, Affordable Economy, Healthy Future, which focuses on making life more affordable, creating stronger public health and dental care and growing a green economy. The 2023 Budget reports a… Read more

Go for Green: 2023 Federal Budget adds more incentives for green energy

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In Canada’s 2023 Federal Budget, the Government tabled a number of new and improved green tax credits that are aimed at promoting sustainable growth, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and creating jobs in the green economy. The budget includes significant investments in clean energy, green infrastructure and other initiatives designed to… Read more

2023 BC Budget Highlights

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On February 28, 2023, the Honourable Katrine Conroy, BC’s Minister of Finance, announced several changes to provincial tax laws as part of BC’s 2023 Budget. The 2023 BC Budget is titled Stronger BC, for everyone and focuses on 6 main areas: The 2023 BC Budget introduces changes for certain taxes,… Read more

The Future is Now: 3 Emerging Uses of AI That Will Improve Your Business

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Remember when we used to think that Artificial Intelligence (AI) would one day take over the world? Well it is—but not in the apocalyptic sense. Humanity is embracing AI at an exponential pace, using it to solve our everyday problems and menial tasks. Whether it’s through e-commerce, education, navigation, healthcare,… Read more