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    Tax Update #6

    On December 13, 2017, the Department of Finance released its long awaited revised legislative tax proposals targeting “income sprinkling” by private corporations. The original July 18th proposals were met with unprecedented criticism and concerns over fairness, complexity and unintended consequences. In response, during the week of October 16th to 20th,...

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    Tax Update #5

    While we’re still waiting on the federal government to release draft legislation following the series of October announcements on changes to its tax proposals for private corporations, the Ontario government has made some announcements of its own as outlined below: Ontario – 2017 Fall Economic Statement On November 14, 2017, the Ontario Ministry of Fina...

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    50th Celebration #BeachBallSightings

    Accountants with Personality – Davis Martindale @ 50 It’s been a fun-filled year celebrating 50 years in business. We had a big bash at GT’s in Port Stanley, and gave out free beach balls to kids on the beach. Employees and clients have been taking the branded blue and white balls around the world and taking fun pics, here’s jus...

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    Tax Update #4

    During the week of October 16, 2017, the federal government made several announcements regarding changes to the proposed tax measures originally released on July 18, 2017. Also announced, was a return to the planned reduction in the small business tax rate. While revised draft legislation has not yet been provided, the following is a summary of the change...

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    Tax Update #3

    On July 18, 2017, the Department of Finance released their discussion paper with proposed measures on the use of private corporations for tax planning http://www.fin.gc.ca/activty/consult/tppc-pfsp-eng.pdf. The consultation period ends October 2, 2017. What has Davis Martindale been doing? Together with DFK Canada (our nationwide affiliate of member acco...

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