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Charitable Donation Tax Credits – When Can They Be Utilized?

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Many individuals make donations to charities in their Wills. Not only does this fulfill philanthropic goals, but it also provides a tax benefit.  Making a charitable gift by will provides donation tax credits which can be used to offset the deemed disposition of capital property that occurs on death. There have ...

Tomorrow is Election Day in the U.S.

Monday, November 7th, 2016

One of the most unusual election campaigns in recent times will hopefully come to a conclusion tomorrow. I would like to take the opportunity to review the possible outcomes for Canadian Estate & Tax planners. Both Hilary Clinton and Donald trump have proposed changes to the Estate Tax regime in ...