Both of you can still open your own individual Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSP). But if you are looking for a way to save and manage your taxes…
Many taxpayers hesitate to file their own taxes online, preferring to hand them over to an accountant instead. Today’s tax programs, however, can make filing a breeze, saving you time and potentially money!
Are you a first time taxpayer? From forms to claims, check out our tips for filing – and how to get the biggest return possible.
Paying taxes may be a groan-worthy concept under the best of circumstances – but it’s a whole other ball game when you’re self employed. No longer relegated to springtime tax season, freelancers need to keep their tax requirements top-of-mind year-round. We’ve got a few pointers to help you navigate the world of receipt hoarding, harmonized sales tax and write-offs with a little less pain – and potentially more profit for you!
Canadian real estate developments have been getting a lot of attention from foreign investors lately. Considering how affordable developments here seem compared to those in Paris or London, it’s no wonder the Land of the Brave is seen as a safe haven. But does this spell trouble for Canada’s housing market? Is jacked-up inflation feeding a potential housing bubble? And will it cause Canada to follow in Australia’s footsteps and prohibit purchases from abroad?
Although the Harmonized Sales Tax was implemented on July 1, 2010, many Ontarians are still unaware of how this impacts homebuyers. Here’s a quick summary.