Category: Business Tips

Does your small business need a GST number?

If you’re self-employed, freelance, or run any kind of business in Canada, you’ve probably heard that you have to register for the HST/GST once you make more than $30,000. But what exactly does that mean, what income counts toward the limit, and how do… Continue Reading “Does your small business need a GST number?”

Self-employed taxes – 4 key questions to ask yourself before filing

  There are many things to love about being self-employed, but taxes aren’t one of them. Filing taxes when self-employed can be a lot more complicated. The good news is that we’re here with four questions to ask yourself before filing to help make… Continue Reading “Self-employed taxes – 4 key questions to ask yourself before filing”

Signs you need to hire a small business accountant

Unless you run an accounting practice, there is a very good chance that you didn’t start your business with hopes of filing T2s and managing your basic accounting program. You could be missing out on big accounting insights that only an expert financial professional… Continue Reading “Signs you need to hire a small business accountant”

10 reasons your small business needs an accountant

One of the most exciting things about managing a small business on your own is the ability to be in control of every operation.