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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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  • Tax Update #2
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    Tax Update #2

    On July 18, 2017 the Federal Liberal government announced proposed legislative changes that will have a far reaching tax impact on private companies and their shareholders.  The draft legislation would mean significant policy changes to the taxation of: Payments to Shareholders of Private Companies Limitations on Lifetime Capital Gains Exemptions Incom...

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    Tax Update

    On July 18, 2017, the Federal Department of Finance released their discussion paper with proposed measures on the use of private corporations for tax planning. Most of the proposals would be effective in 2018.   The proposed measures would mean significant changes to the following four areas: Income splitting with family members. Limiting multiplica...

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