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The final tax return after death: How it gets done in Canada

What tax returns should be completed when someone passes...

The final tax return after death: How it gets done in Canada
A man reads documents about his TFSA and other investments at work, as he plans his retirement.

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A strategy for non-registered and TFSA accounts in retirement

Between a TFSA and non-registered accounts, what is the...

A strategy for non-registered and TFSA accounts in retirement
Multiple ranges of Canadian bills to symbolize the different levels of tax brackets in Canada for 2022.

Taxes

The 2022 tax brackets in Canada, based on annual income and broken down by province, too

Knowing where you fit within the tax brackets can...

The 2022 tax brackets in Canada, based on annual income and broken down by province, too

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Can we gift cash or property to our kids tax-free?

Not all gifts to family are treated the same...

Can we gift cash or property to our kids tax-free?

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An adult man, acting as power of attorney, hugs his senior mom. He's wondering about gifting her assets while she's in a home.

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Gifting a parent’s assets using a power of attorney

As power of attorney, does it make sense to...

Gifting a parent’s assets using a power of attorney
A monopoly game is in session, symbolising how a couple could owe each other money with spousal loan strategy.

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How to invest with spousal loans for Canadians—and how to pay it back

There is plenty of advice on setting up a...

How to invest with spousal loans for Canadians—and how to pay it back
two sisters raising a glass of red wine as they play Monopoly and eat pizza in their kitchen.

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Capital gains when selling property to family

If you sell a property to a relative for...

Capital gains when selling property to family
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Principal residence exemption on death and capital gains with joint tenancy

There are rules around capital gains on the sale...

Principal residence exemption on death and capital gains with joint tenancy

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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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