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Vacant Home Tax

Stephanie Jindal, Tax Partner
30 Jan 2023

An annual tax will be levied on vacant Toronto residences, payable beginning in 2023. All Toronto residential property owners must...

New trust reporting requirements

Stephanie Jindal, Tax Partner
27 Sep 2022

Last year, we published an article detailing the new trust reporting requirements for any express trusts resident in Canada and...

Tax strategies to save you cash today – an update

Shawn Rosenzweig, Partner
COVID Support
11 May 2022

Putting tax strategies into place could help you save money in today’s economic environment. When it comes to tax minimization,...

2022 Federal Budget Highlights

Stephanie Jindal, Tax Partner
08 Apr 2022

On April 7, 2022, the Minister of Finance released the 2022 Federal budget. There has been no change in terms...

Investing in a Corporation vs. Personally

Frank Bilotta, Tax Partner
02 Mar 2022

If you have excess cash within your corporation that you do not need for the daily operations of the business,...

Important updates for investors in real estate properties.

Kristine Del Rosario, Senior Tax Specialist
17 Jan 2022

Based on a recent mandate letter issued by the government on December 16, 2021, real estate investors could be hit...

Expanding the lockdown support.

Olivia Fei, Senior Tax Manager
COVID Support
13 Jan 2022

Facing another round of the COVID wave, the Government of Canada has announced a further expansion of the following subsidy...

Happy holidays 2021 from the SBLR team.

Cary Selby, Partner
20 Dec 2021

As we approach the holiday season, all of us at SBLR are thankful to those that have made our success...

New filing and reporting requirements for trusts.

Stephanie Jindal, Tax Partner
23 Nov 2021

For 2021 and subsequent taxation years, non-resident trusts that currently file a T3 trust income tax and information return (“T3 return”) and express trusts (i.e. family trusts) that are resident in Canada will be required to provide additional information on an annual basis.

Extending the CEWS, CERS and lockdown support until October 23, 2021.

Olivia Fei, Senior Tax Manager
COVID Support
05 Aug 2021

On July 30, the government proposed to extend the subsidy programs.

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