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What are the taxes on transferring real estate to your kids?

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What are the taxes on transferring real estate to your kids?
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Capital gains, taxes and more: The implications of inheriting real estate

There are tax, estate and other implications when inheriting...

Capital gains, taxes and more: The implications of inheriting real estate
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Is a name change on a will a game-changer?

Creating a will is a good thing to do....

Is a name change on a will a game-changer?
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How does an executor pay estate expenses during the probate process?

An executor is expected to pay the expenses of...

How does an executor pay estate expenses during the probate process?

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Are you entitled to anything when your ex-spouse dies?

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Are you entitled to anything when your ex-spouse dies?
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What happens to real estate when a spouse dies and property isn’t held jointly? 

Barb’s mother is living in a house that was...

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Questions about real estate, family, finances and more

Three situations: Renovating a cottage to build an inheritance,...

Questions about real estate, family, finances and more
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Estate planning changes in Ontario

Virtual signing and remote witnessing are now permanent options...

Estate planning changes in Ontario

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How to stop debt or pension payments after someone has died

Jarnail’s son passed away recently, yet his student loan...

How to stop debt or pension payments after someone has died

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