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Why cash management makes cents

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Why cash management makes cents

For small business owners, having a solid cash flow management system in place ensures that you don’t run into any liquidity issues.

  • Greg Hemstad
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  • October 18, 2019
Billing optimization: Is your firm leaving money on the table?

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Billing optimization: Is your firm leaving money on the table?

Amar Joshi and Tomson Varghese identify key areas for business and professional services firms to optimize billing to collection processes.

Quebec government adds to its arsenal against aggressive tax planning

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Quebec government adds to its arsenal against aggressive tax planning

Quebec government fights abusive tax avoidance by proposing rules that may impact taxpayers with GAAR-based penalties.

How to recover business interruption losses from Hurricane Dorian

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How to recover business interruption losses from Hurricane Dorian

Following Hurricane Dorian in Eastern Canada, business owners should start documenting and preparing their business interruption claims.

  • Jean-Charles Plante, Timothy Zimmerman
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  • October 10, 2019
Demystifying the new Voluntary Disclosures Program

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Demystifying the new Voluntary Disclosures Program

What are the material changes in CRA’s Voluntary Disclosures Program and how do the changes affect taxpayers?

  • Yoni Moussadji
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  • October 09, 2019
Moving to the cloud: Digital transformation for small businesses

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Moving to the cloud: Digital transformation for small businesses

Before taking their accounting operations digital, small business owners should know these steps for a smoother transition.

  • Karen Brault
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  • October 04, 2019
Best practices in percentage of completion accounting

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Best practices in percentage of completion accounting

Due to its implications, business and professional services firms should be aware of best practices for percentage of completion accounting.

  • Marisa Troina, Deborah Andrews
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  • October 03, 2019
Application of excluded shares exception and partnerships

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Application of excluded shares exception and partnerships

As TOSI rules continue to evolve, a recent CRA case offers insight on the excluded shares exception for corporate partnerships.

CRA rules on application of simultaneous T1135 penalties

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CRA rules on application of simultaneous T1135 penalties

Penalties under subsections 162(5) & (7) may be assessed simultaneously if the taxpayer late-files a T1135 with missing required information

  • Clara Pham, Jerry Chen, Nakul Kohli
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  • September 18, 2019
ASNPO changes: Accounting for a not-for-profit's assets or collections

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ASNPO changes: Accounting for a not-for-profit's assets or collections

New non-profit standards regarding tangible capital or intangible assets & collections are effective for year-ends on or after Jan 1, 2019.

  • Deborah Andrews, Doris Eng, Rae-Lee Doll
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  • September 11, 2019

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