SUCCEEDING IN YOUR FARM'S SUCCESSION

Oct 01, 2019 |Thomas Blonde, Partner, Baker Tilly GWD

For agriculture to prosper in the future, it is important to have a successful transfer from one generation to the next. Tax and other issues must be considered to ensure your farm lives on the way you’ve envisioned.

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PLANNING A SMOOTH BUSINESS SUCCESSION WITH BUY-SELL AGREEMENTS

Sep 01, 2019 |RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

Buy-sell agreements: an integral part of a successful business succession plan

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FACTORS TO CONSIDER FOR FARM SALES

Sep 01, 2019 |Thomas Blonde, Partner, Baker Tilly GWD

There comes a time when every farm will eventually need be sold. Whether the sale is made to the neighbour down the road or to the farmer’s children, planning needs to be done to ensure that the sale takes place in a tax efficient matter.

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PREPARING FOR THE UNEXPECTED BETWEEN THE FAMILY FARM'S SHAREHOLDERS

Aug 01, 2019 |Brent DeKoning, Associate Advisor, Lorkovic Wealth Management

Very often, successful farmers have been so focused on running the day-to-day operations of their farm that don’t take the time answer a very big question: “What if something happens to me, or the other shareholders in the farm corporation?”

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SELLING YOUR BUSINESS

Jun 01, 2019 |RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

A checklist of tax strategies to consider when selling your business

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SALARY VERSUS DIVIDEND INCOME

May 01, 2019 |RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

The remuneration process for the owner-manager

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INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

May 01, 2019 |RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

There are a number of ways you may hold your investment properties. Beyond tax considerations, you may need to think about factors such as financing options and restrictions, liability and creditor protection, flexibility in tax and estate planning,

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WHAT FINANCING OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE WHEN PURCHASING EQUIPMENT?

Apr 01, 2019 |Cameron Charlton, Senior Account Manager Agiculture, RBC Royal Bank

The traditional train of thought is that when buying equipment, you can either pay cash or utilize loan financing. But farm business owners often have the additional option to lease equipment and can experience significant long-term benefits

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STRATEGIES TO INCORPORATE THE TAX-FREE SAVINGS ACCOUNT (TFSA) INTO YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN

Apr 01, 2019 |RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

Maximizing the potential benefits of your TFSA

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IMPROVE YOUR MANAGMENT, IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS, IMPROVE YOUR RATES

Mar 15, 2019 |Laura Craven, Agricultural Account Manager & Carson Burtwistle, Agicultural Manager, RBC Royal Bank

As a farmer and business owner, sometimes it can feel like your banker speaks another language. When you’re applying for a loan to build a new barn or buy a new tractor, there are a few key aspects you can focus on

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