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2019 Tax Calculator

Mar 01, 2019

Calculate your combined Provincial and Federal Tax in each Province/Territory

BC Budget 2019

Feb 22, 2019

BC Finance Minister Carole James delivered the province's 2019 budget update on February 19, 2019. The budget anticipates a surplus of $274 million for the current year, $287 million for 2020 and $585 million in 2021. The biggest announcements are: ● BC Child Opportunity Benefit ● Interest Free Student Loans

Comparing TFSA’s and RRSP’s – 2019

Feb 01, 2019

If you are seeking ways to save in the most tax-efficient manner available, TFSAs and RRSPs can both be effective options for you to achieve your savings goals more quickly. However, each plan does have distinct differences and advantages / disadvantages. Let’s take a look at their key features

2019 Financial Calendar

Jan 01, 2019

Financial Calendar for 2019- All the deadlines you need to know to maximize your benefits!

Tax Planning Tips for End of 2018

Nov 30, 2018

Now that we are nearing year end, it’s a good time to review your finances. 2018 saw a number of major changes to tax legislation come in force and more will apply in 2019, therefore you should consider available opportunities and planning strategies prior to year-end.

The Importance of a Financial Plan

Nov 01, 2018

The importance of a financial plan. Working with us to create your financial plan helps you identify your long and short term life goals.Talk to us to see how we can help you.

What are the chances?

Oct 02, 2018

Identifying risk through insurance.

Retirement Planning for Business Owners

Sep 03, 2018

Retirement planning can be a complex process for us all, but if you are the owner of a small business it may can get even more complicated, due to the various factors and circumstances that you have to take into consideration. A common mistake made by small business owners is reinvesting extra money to grow their business, at the expense of putting it aside to save for their retirement.

The Difference between Segregated Funds and Mutual Funds

Aug 01, 2018

Segregated Funds or Mutual Funds? What's the difference?

Estate Planning for Business Owners

Jul 02, 2018

Writing an estate plan is important if you own personal assets but is all the more crucial if you also own your own business. This is due to the additional business complexities that need to be addressed, including tax issues, business succession and how to handle bigger and more complex estates. Seeking professional help from an accountant, lawyer or financial advisor is an effective way of dealing with such complexities.