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Finally Some Clarity… The Passive Income Rules

Wealth Planning | Jun 4, 2018

A sigh of relief… After more than nine months of waiting, business owners have finally learned how income on corporate savings will be taxed moving forward. These have been uncertain times, as the possibility of 70%+ tax rates for corporate investments commanded headlines and media stories across Canada. Many business…

Wealth Matters Quarterly Webcast

Webcasts | Apr 24, 2018

The second quarter webcast of Wealth Matters for 2018 will be held on Wednesday, May 9 at 11 a.m. PST. Many business owners and tax professionals alike have been following the federal government’s proposed tax reforms for private corporations since last summer. Regrettably, the changes have kept coming. In this…

2018 BC Budget Commentary

Wealth Planning | Feb 21, 2018

Tax Highlights Finance Minister Carole James tabled the second budget of the new British Columbia provincial government on February 20, 2018. The budget reflects an upward revision to the 2017 real gross domestic product (GDP) estimate to 3.4% from 2.9% estimated in the 2017 budget. Budget 2018 forecasts economic growth…