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March 2021 Updates

March 2021 Updates

It’s tax season and we hope you are as excited as we are. Well, perhaps excited isn’t the right word… If you’re a client, you should have received documents from us with a list of the information we need. We’ve done something a little different this year – we have...

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Update on CRA programs and the impact on your taxes

Update on CRA programs and the impact on your taxes

There was some good news from the CRA this month for anybody who applied for and received the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). When is the last time you heard the words ‘good news’ and ‘the CRA’ in the same sentence? The qualifications were unclear when the...

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All the new CRA programs – Are you ready to support them?

All the new CRA programs – Are you ready to support them?

Now is when accountability for CERB and other pandemic related benefits gets real. Earlier this month, the CRA began mailing out T4A forms to people who had received CERB payments, resulting in a few surprised people who weren’t aware that the CERB is taxable. As...

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COVID-19 Updates (as live as we can keep them)

We're endeavouring to provide access to various resources and information that might be helpful to all our clients and others. The information below links to primary sources as we are aware of them. While we are endeavouring to keep this information up to date and...

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Could we be doing taxes differently?

Could we be doing taxes differently?

As a CPA with the license to practice both in Canada and the US, I’m in the relatively unique position of being able to look at tax returns filed in both countries. I’ve noticed there are two rules in the US tax system which would benefit a lot of people if they were...

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