Category: Small Biz Advice

Claiming Automobile Expenses

One of the more common expenses claimed by taxpayers are automobile expenses (applies to any motor vehicle such as a van, bus, pickup truck, station wagon or other truck). Many individuals use their automobile for work or business and incur… {Read more}

Home Office Expenses

In a recent Tax Court of Canada case, the taxpayers operated a partnership in their home and deducted costs for painting the exterior of the house, brickwork repair, lawn care and snow removal. CRA disallowed these expenses and called them… {Read more}

Canada Pension Plan Basics

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) is a contributory, earnings-related social insurance program. It ensures a measure of protection to a contributor and his or her family caused by the loss of income due to retirement, disability and death. There are… {Read more}