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185,000 Ontario Jobs at Risk from Bill 148: Independent Economic Impact Analysis

TORONTO, Monday, August 14 - Today the Keep Ontario Working Coalition (KOW) released the first and only independent economic impact analysis of Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces Better Jobs Act. Conducted by the Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis (CANCEA), the study revealed that if the legislation is implemented as currently drafted, there will be significant, sudden and sizable uncertainty for Ontario jobs, economy and communities. More
 

 

Finance Canada Is Considering Major Changes to How Corporations Are Taxed

The Department of Finance Canada is considering major changes to how corporations are taxed. The proposed rules could have a significant impact on many Canadian businesses: potentially raising taxes, increasing the administrative burden on SMEs and heightening the impact on family-run businesses.


On July 18, Finance Canada launched a consultation on how “tax-planning strategies involving corporations are being used to gain unfair tax advantages.” The document contains proposed policies to close these “loopholes.” There are four key changes that will affect business:

1. Sprinkling income using private corporations: The government wants to tighten rules to prevent a business owner from unfairly transferring income to family members who are subject to lower personal tax rates. In certain circumstances, owners would have to demonstrate that wages and dividend payments are “reasonable.”  More

 

 

Our Cambridge.... A Gift to the World

 

Our Cambridge Cover

 

Our Cambridge ... A Gift to the World showcases Galt, Preston and Hespeler with their rivers, incredible historic architecture and hi-tech companies. This has made for a wonderful project...a collection of images and a gift book that corporations, residents and visitors will simply love.
 

The Book is a hard cover, jacketed coffee table book, great for your home, office or as a gift to visiting customers and suppliers.  Click here to purchase your copy.

 

 

 

 

 
 
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• August 08, 2017
Bill 148 and now Tax Changes More >>

 

• August 08, 2017
Federal Government considering major changes to corporate taxes More >>

 

• August 08, 2017
5 Minutes for Business: Business Costs and Canadian Competitiveness—We’re Not Crying Wolf More >>

 

• August 08, 2017
Canucks in the Volunteer State More >>

 

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