Archive for the ‘Elder Care’ Category

The Force is Ageing

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

The Force is Ageing is the topic of today’s Mt. Sinai Geriatrics Institute. There is an excellent line up of speakers and Dr. Sinha, Director of Geriatrics at Sinai Health System will provide the opening address.  Topics include hearing loss in older adults, technology and the role of robotics, mental ...

Principal residence exemption – renting to a child

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) was asked if a taxpayer's property designated as his "principal residence" but rented and lived in by his son continued to qualify as his "principal residence" for the purpose of claiming a principal residence exemption to shelter a gain from personal tax. The taxpayer owned the ...