As baby boomers begin to retire, many are choosing to live their golden years outside of Canada. There are a whole host of reasons that Canadians are moving abroad to retire. Two of the big ones are a… [more]
Income splitting is not an easy strategy to accomplish in Canada. We live in a tax system where every individual must report their personal income and pay tax individually.
Income splitting is a… [more]
Though many are aware that the disability tax credit is available for those who suffer from a “severe or prolonged physical or mental impairment,” many taxpayers may not fully appreciate the scope… [more]
Recently I wrote a piece on how to handle an inheritance and got a few questions from RetireHappy readers. One of the areas greatly misunderstood in Canada is issues around taxation when you die and… [more]
I often come across investors who are reluctant to sell an investment because of the associated capital gains tax payable. Whether it’s a stock or mutual fund they’ve owned for ages, a rental prop… [more]