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Tax Tip #2 – RRSP’s – A Business Owner’s Best Friend

The RRSP Deadline for 2010 was March 1st, so if you haven’t already contributed, you can’t for last year. But this year is a whole other story…. For business owners, an RRSP is your only pension fund. There is no large corporation ensuring you have funds at your retirement. You are that corporation and RRSP contributions are […]

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HST Small Business Transition Support

By now you should have received a cheque in the mail from CRA which is your Small Business Transition Support Payment for HST. If you aren’t sure why you received the money, it is as a result of the introduction of HST in Ontario on July 1, 2010. The Ontario Government introduced this one time […]

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Why is HST information so difficult to find?

I started a discussion on HST over the summer with the intention of making regular posts. However, life seemed to get in the way and it died a quick death. This last week I was trying to find whether Nova Scotia had PST or HST and the rate which at which it was to be applied. I was astounded as to how difficult it was to locate the information. And so the table below has been created….

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