Federal Budget 2017 Families

Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered the government’s 2017 federal budget on March 22, 2017. The budget expects a deficit of $23 billion for fiscal 2016-2017 and forecasts a deficit of $28.5 billion for 2017-2018. Find out what this means for families.

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Federal Budget 2017: Business

Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered the government’s 2017 federal budget on March 22, 2017. The budget expects a deficit of $23 billion for fiscal 2016-2017 and forecasts a deficit of $28.5 billion for 2017-2018. Find out what this means for businesses.

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New Tax for 2016 Tax Year

With the tax filing due April 30, we’ve included new tax highlights for the 2016 taxation year.

Family Tax Deductions to Notice

With the tax filing due April 30, we’ve included some tax deductions for families to notice for the 2016 taxation year.

Paying for Medical Expenses

Although we enjoy health care benefits in Canada, there are still some benefits that are not covered by the government. We outline strategies to pay for these benefits.

Year End Tax Tips

Do you have unrealized capital losses? Have you maximized your TESA contribution yet? Have you thought about family income splitting? Can you benefit from the New Canada Child Benefit?

Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption

One of the issues business owners face when looking to transition is to access their capital gains exemption when they’re about to sell their business. There are a number of qualifications that need to be met.

Mortgage Insurance

Before buying insurance from your bank to cover your mortgage, please consider your options.

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Estate Planning Questions

The estate planning process involves determining personal and family goals, understanding the nature of your assets and circumstances and the needs of your intended beneficiaries