Month: July 2022

Feds reintroduce legislation to create disability benefit

The Finance committee also proposed an amendment to DTC eligibility in the budget implementation bill The federal government has reintroduced legislation to implement a direct payment program for low-income Canadians who live with disabilities. Bill C-22, tabled on Thursday by Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough, contained no details as to the eligibility criteria, the amount provided …

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When is the best time to take CPP and OAS? | Advisor’s Edge

Advisors need to consider several aspects, such as life expectancy and whether the client will spend or invest CPP and OAS There are several factors to consider when helping a client determine when to draw their CPP and OAS benefits, a tax and estate planning expert suggests. Frank Di Pietro, assistant vice-president of tax and …

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The importance of tax due diligence when buying a business

Buying a business is rarely a straightforward decision. In order to get the most out of a potential deal, buyers need to be aware of key risks and pitfalls so they can incorporate mitigation strategies into their deal negotiations. The challenge for buyers is ensuring that no significant risks are missed when making their assessment. …

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