From an Accountant’s perspective – May 2021

“[Accountants are] very scared their clients are going to be subject to penalties, and they’re very scared that their clients are going to hold them responsible for not getting their information done in time,” Woolley said. “And I think that’s why so many accounts are really really concerned and and and you know it, causing a lot of mental stress and anguish for them.”

Essential Link: CRA Interest & Penalties / Relief

This page provides information (including a table of penalties and frequently asked questions) about penalties for late or improperly filed forms and information returns.

2020 Personal tax prep guide

The 2021 tax filing season is on the horizon and kicks off on February 22, 2021.

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Should you incorporate your small business?

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COVID19 Resources – Personal & Business (Updated 07/21/2020)

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2020 Personal Income Tax Changes You Need To Know

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Stop Thinking Of Your Goals As Resolutions

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