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Started a Business…NOW WHAT?!?!

Started a Business…NOW WHAT?!?!

August 22, 2017

When I started my business back in 2011, I recall myself saying many times, why isn’t there a checklist for this stuff?? Really, something els...

Updating Your Marital Status

Updating Your Marital Status

August 15, 2017

Why does CRA care whether you are married, living common-law, widowed, divorced, separated or single? Your marital status affects the benefits...

The Importance Of A Business License

The Importance Of A Business License

August 08, 2017

Why do businesses require a business license to operate? Is there a purpose? Do they add any benefits to my business? Or is it just a money gr...

Business Expenses: What Can I Claim?

Business Expenses: What Can I Claim?

August 01, 2017

What is considered a business expense? How much can I deduct? How do I reduce the amount of tax I pay? These are questions I hear all the time...

Why Use A Professional Accountant?

Why Use A Professional Accountant?

July 28, 2017

Years ago, I came across an article called “Tax Tips for Freelancers”, which quoted an Accountant that said, “you don’t even necessarily have ...

Incorporation: Is It Right For My Business?

Incorporation: Is It Right For My Business?

July 04, 2017

Every small business owner at some point will ask, Is incorporation the right move for my business? There are a number of benefits and drawbac...