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How to save on capital gains tax when selling a rental property

A reader wonders if he should buy his parents’...

How to save on capital gains tax when selling a rental property
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Cutting down capital gains tax on real estate sales

Defer RRSP contributions to mitigate taxes

Cutting down capital gains tax on real estate sales
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Joint tenancy vs tenancy in common in Canada: Changing ownership of assets for married and common-law partners

The tax implications of changing land owned jointly as...

Joint tenancy vs tenancy in common in Canada: Changing ownership of assets for married and common-law partners
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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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What tenants need to know about buying out their rental

Douglas is considering buying the property he rents from...

What tenants need to know about buying out their rental
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When does it make sense to sell real estate in a larger city and buy in a smaller one?

If Alison’s annual rent exceeds 5% of the cost...

When does it make sense to sell real estate in a larger city and buy in a smaller one?
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Can you claim a principal residence exemption on real estate occupied by a child?

Jim has lived in his home, rented part of...

Can you claim a principal residence exemption on real estate occupied by a child?
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How financially viable is your rental property?

Rental real estate has been a great investment for...

How financially viable is your rental property?

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Tax implications of building a laneway suite

Any time a homeowner becomes a landlord, there may...

Tax implications of building a laneway suite

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