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Spring 2024: IMPORTANT Indirect Tax Changes

Spring 2024: IMPORTANT Indirect Tax Changes

Spring 2024: IMPORTANT Indirect Tax Changes The federal and provincial budgets season has come to an end for 2024 and there were plenty of new taxes, tax base expansion and numerous surprises (good and bad).…
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British Columbia now taxes most digital remote sellers

If it doesn't move, British Columbia now taxes it...big PST changes for remote sellers

British Columbia now taxes most digital remote sellers As part of British Columbia’s (“BC”) 2024 budget announcement, one of the most recent enlargements of the provincial sales tax (“PST”) occurred in plain sight. Over the…
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What is the Canadian Entrepreneur’s Incentive (CEI)?

What is the Canadian Entrepreneur’s Incentive?

What is the Canadian Entrepreneur’s Incentive (CEI)? Contained in the 2024 Federal Budget is new Canadian Entrepreneur’s Incentive, which gives certain entrepreneurs in a very limited number of industries access to reduced capital gains inclusion…
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2024 Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption increased to $1,250,000

2024 Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption increased to $1,250,000

2024 Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption increased to $1,250,000 The budget will increase the Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption (LCGE) to $1.25 million (from $1,016,836) realized on the disposition of qualified small business corporation shares and qualified…
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Federal Budget 2024 Highlights

Canada's Federal Budget 2024 Highlights

Federal Budget 2024 Highlights On April 16, 2024, Chrystia Freeland, the Minister of Finance and Deputy Prime Minister, presented her 2024 budget, which projected yet another, whopping, $40 billion deficit. The spin doctors in this…
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How does the 2024 Capital Gains Inclusion Rate Increase Impact you and your Business?

How does the 2024 Capital Gains Inclusion Rate Increase Impact you and your Business?

How does the 2024 capital gains inclusion rate increase impact you and your business? The 2024 Canadian federal Budget (“Budget 2024”) announced tax several measures that may impact our clients, most notably the increase in…
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Update on Canada Customs Requirements for ALL importers

Update on Canada Customs Requirements for ALL Importers

Update on Canada Customs Requirements for ALL Importers The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is modernizing the way it assesses duties, etc. for all importers via the CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM), which is…
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AH in Investment Executive Magazine on UHT

AH in Investment Executive Magazine on UHT

Achen Henderson featured in Investment Executive Magazine on Underused Housing Tax updates In a recent article, David provides insights into the recent developments in the underused housing tax (UHT) saga. The article highlights David's insights…
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GST and HST: A Common Pitfall for Nonprofits

GST and HST: A Common Pitfall for Nonprofits

GST and HST: A Common Pitfall for Nonprofits Does your non-profit organization (“NPO’s”) earn revenue from memberships? If so, you should be aware of the potential pitfalls with respect to the GST/HST system. Informally, the…
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UPDATE: Bare Trusts Exempt from 2023 Trust Reporting Requirements

Important Update: Bare Trusts Exempt from 2023 Trust Reporting Requirements Many unsuspecting citizens are now becoming aware of the Government’s recent roll out of the new reporting guidelines for trusts. These measures are aimed at…
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Achen Henderson Team Member Featured in Investment Executive Article

Updates to the Underused Housing Tax: InvestmentExecutive.ca

David Crawford on the proposed UHT changes - InvestmentExecutive.ca We're excited to share that our very own David Crawford has been featured in an article by Investment Executive discussing the latest updates to the Underused…
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2024 CRA per-kilometer Allowance Rates

What is the 2024 CRA per-kilometer Allowance Rates?

2024 CRA per-kilometer allowance rates The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has adjusted the per-kilometer rates for vehicle allowances, varying by year and location. Here's a breakdown of the recent revisions: 2024 Automobile Allowance Rates: -…
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