Tax Planning

Tax saving tips for salaried employees

It’s a common question at tax-filing time: What employment expenses are tax-deductible by a salaried employee? Peter Still, a Markham, Ont.-based Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified General Accountant (CGA)   Read More

Beware of inheritance tax

Dave and Sandra are in their 50s and have just inherited $150,000. They rent their home. Both are working and making ends meet, but they have very little saved for   Read More

A good estate plan

Peace of mind is a hard thing to come by these days.

People’s lives are so busy with their businesses or jobs, their family, friends and squeezing time in for   Read More

Four Tax-wise Strategies

Maximize your TFSA contribution in 2014

When the Government of Canada introduced Tax Free Savings Accounts effectively beginning in 2009, it set the contribution limit at $5,000 per year.

The plan was   Read More