Canadian Vacation Property Sucession Planning

Oct 29, 2018 |William Vastis
Vacation properties go by many names: cottage, chalet, camp, cabin or secondary home. Regardless of what they call it, many Canadians receive great personal enjoyment from their vacation property. Some owners feel it is important to keep the vacation...
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Creating RRSP contribution room for a minor

Oct 22, 2018 |William Vastis
Filing a tax return for your child that has earned income will allow them to generate RRSP contribution room and open an RRSP. By being able to open and contribute to an RRSP, your child may learn the benefits of saving and tax efficiency strategies in...
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How to make a success of succession when passing on the family business

Oct 15, 2018 |William Vastis
Following along our summer theme of managing family business, and succession planning here is another great article from the Globe and Mail on how to successfully transfer the reigns of a family business. The article tells the story of a Toronto father...
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Donation of employee stock options

Oct 08, 2018 |William Vastis
As an employee, you may have been granted stock options by your employer. Generally, there are no tax implications when the stock options are first granted to you. However, when you decide to exercise the options, you will realize a security options benefit...
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