Whether (and when) to stop contributing to the Canada Pension Plan (September 2018)
When the Canada Pension Plan was put in place on January 1,1966, it
was a relatively simple retirement savings model. Working Canadians
started making contributions to the CPP when they turned 18 year...
Current rules on getting mortgage financing (September 2018)
For all but a very fortunate few, buying a home means having to
obtain financing for the portion of the purchase price not covered
by a down payment. For most buyers, especially first-time buyers,
Getting tax assistance for education costs (September 2018)
The month of September marks both the end of summer and the
beginning of the new school year for millions of Canadian children,
teenagers, and young adults. And, whatever the age of the student
Charities and political activities - new developments (September 2018)
The administrative policy of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) with
respect to charities has been that no more than 10% of a registered
charity’s resources can be allocated to non-partisan politic...
New Quarterly Newsletters (August 2018)
Two quarterly newsletters have been added—one dealing with personal
issues, and one dealing with corporate issues....
How to avoid getting caught by a tax scam (July 2016)
For most of the year, taxpayers live quite happily without any
contact with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). During and just
following tax filing season, however, such contact is routine – tax
Making sure that your TFSA and RRSP stay onside (July 2016)
By now, most Canadians are familiar with the use and the benefits
of a tax-free savings account (TFSA), which have proven to be a
very popular savings vehicle since they were introduced in 2009.
Changes ahead for the Canada Pension Plan? (July 2016)
There has been much discussion in recent years about whether
Canadians are adequately prepared for retirement and, more
specifically, whether Canadians are saving enough to ensure a
retirement free of...
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