Defenses Against Director’s Liability

A few weeks ago we provided a primer on director’s liability, and since that time we have received a number of follow up inquiries regarding defenses against this common and troublesome issue faced by many in positions of responsibility. With that in mind, this week...

Use Your Home: New Housing Rebates

When tax season rolls around, most of us look for the usual rebates – maybe the use of a home office or gas in a work vehicle, but did you know that you can also use a new home to collect a significant tax rebate? The GST/HST New Housing Rebate is a great resource for...

Tax Oddities: CRA Jeopardy Orders

For most Canadians, taxes are a necessary evil which we deal with primarily in March or April and then promptly forget about. Sometimes, once our notice of assessment arrives, we greet an amount owing, often not a surprising occurrence, pay the debt, and move on...

Tax Debt Relief – How to Reduce the Amount Owing to the CRA

If you have been holding off filing your taxes because you know that once you receive your assessment you’ll have a debt hanging over your head, you are not alone. For many Canadians, unpaid tax debts represent a significant amount of debt that many people are...