Business Owners: 2020 Tax Planning Tips for the End of the Year

Gord Malic
December 11, 2020 0 Comments
It's a great time to review your business finances now that we are nearing year-end. We have listed some of the critical areas to consider and provide you with some helpful guidelines to make sure that you cover all the ...

Salary vs Dividend

Gord Malic
February 29, 2020 0 Comments
As a business owner, you have the ability to pay yourself a salary or dividend or a combination of both. In this article and infographic, we will examine the difference between salary and dividends and review the advantag...

Critical Illness

Gord Malic
March 22, 2019 0 Comments
The objective of this brief paper is to help you understand how to protect your greatest worldly asset on behalf of your family and your business, if you own one. The greatest asset that is referred to in this paper is yo...

BC Budget Update

Gord Malic
September 17, 2017 0 Comments
BC Finance Minister Carole James delivered the province's 2017 budget update on Sept. 11, 2017. The budget anticipates a surplus of $46 million for the current year, $228 million in 2018-2019 and $257 million in 2019-2020...

Federal Budget 2017: Business

Gord Malic
March 27, 2017 0 Comments
Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered the government’s 2017 federal budget on March 22, 2017. The budget expects a deficit of $23 billion for fiscal 2016-2017 and forecasts a deficit of $28.5 billion for 2017-2018. Le...

BC Budget 2017

Gord Malic
February 23, 2017 0 Comments
BC Finance Minister, Michael de Jong delivered the province's 2017 budget on Feb. 21, 2017. Learn what the budget means for small business owners and individuals....

Should I Incorporate?

Gord Malic
August 01, 2016 0 Comments
Sole Proprietorship vs Incorporation? When should I incorporate? What's the difference? We highlight the differences showing setup costs, admin costs, business losses, control, liability, taxes and selling the business....