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 ...

Estate Planning and Archie Andrews

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

A short while ago, I decided to divest myself of some comic books I'd been holding onto for many, many years.  A quick search on Kijiji led me to a local potential buyer. We met a few days later to review the collection. He offered a modest payment which I ...