Archive for the ‘Insurance’ Category

The Older Claimant

Thursday, September 10th, 2015

The Ontario Automobile Insurance Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule was revised on August 27, 2015 and further cuts to the coverage for injured claimants was made. These changes take effect on June 1, 2016. For the most seriously injured, those claimants who have sustained a ‘catastrophic injury’, the total benefit is to ...

Grandfathered Agreements

Friday, August 26th, 2011

My most recent blogs have explored the possible use of life insurance to completely eliminate the capital gain on death (assuming that sufficient insurance was in place) provided certain stop-loss rules do not apply. Where shares are disposed of today pursuant to a written agreement such as a shareholders ...