As a CPA CGA with a long history of helping entrepreneurs and individuals with their financial accounting needs, we offer personal and corporate accounting and tax services for business owners, professionals and entrepreneurs. This includes preparation of financial statements for tax returns (T1 and T2) as well as associated schedules and reconciliations. We can also prepare HST & T4 returns.
With a few weeks to go before the year-end, you may wish to think about some moves you can take now to save you some taxes for 2016.
Along with the usual advice to do any tax loss selling before December 23rd on any equity investments to offset any capital gains earned in other investments during 2016, there are a few new tax planning strategies that you can take advantage of.
The recent Federal Budget included measures to close a favorable tax rule for investors in investment accounts or through corporations, trusts and holding companies, who have proposed rules to curb the tax advantages of “corporate class” mutual fund shares.