By Bilal Kathrada   The Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau delivered the Liberal government's 2017 budget today in Ottawa. To help you navigate the business and personal tax updates and changes, we have summarized some of the budget highlights below. Business Tax Tax Planning Using Private Corporations The budget indicates...

Here are the important dates you need to know for March and April 2017:   Individual: Your 2016 personal tax return filing deadline is April 30, 2017. If you or your spouse or common-law partner were self-employed in 2016, your personal tax filing deadline is June 15,...

Welcome to tax season!   My thoughts and comments in this forum are seldom about taxation. Have you noticed? My thoughts go towards improving the quality of life for staff, clients and family. So I find myself staring at a blank screen (that is a bit misleading,...

By Alzeena Ali, Senior Associate.   Growing up, I thought of becoming a teacher, a doctor, and even a pilot! Back then, I don’t think I even knew what being an accountant was about. This all changed when I attended the University of Auckland, and the accounting...