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Real estate professionals in Ontario should think twice before incorporating

Thursday October 8, 2020

The majority of real estate professionals in Ontario are currently self-employed as sole proprietors working for real estate brokerages. A sole proprietorship is a one-owner business that—unlike a corporation, LLC, or partnership—is not a separate legal entity, and so earnings are subject to [...]
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Covid-19 Tax Implications

Friday September 18, 2020

The full economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic remains to be measured, but it is safe to assume that personal and corporate financial repercussions will be felt by many for years, even decades to come. Moving forward, careful tax planning may play a [...]
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Summary of Key Government Announcements, August 2020 (updated October 8th)

Tuesday August 25, 2020

*UPDATE* The COVID-19 Response Measures Act (formerly Bill C-4) received Royal Assent on October 2nd. The Canada Recovery Benefit was increased to $500/week and the Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit was extended to include those with underlying conditions that make them more susceptible to COVID-19. Here is [...]
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Significant changes coming to the CEWS program

Thursday July 23, 2020

On July 17th, the federal government unveiled details of their proposed changes to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS). The program will be extended to December 19th, 2020 and the 30% revenue loss eligibility threshold will be replaced with a sliding scale rate—opening [...]
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