How Tax Changes Affect the Upcoming School Year

We are officially into the fall season and students are fully immersed in their studies by now. Whether you're a parent or post-secondary student, this is the first full school year affected by previously announced tax changes that we, your…

Tips on Claiming a Deduction for Moving Expenses

Spring is a busy time, especially this year in Kelowna, with real estate sales.  Now that summer is here, kids are out of school, lives are being packed up and all of those spring buyers are making the move into their new homes.  If you're…

4 Changes To 2017 Personal Tax Credits You Must Know

The Canadian tax system is in a constant state of change and evolution. New measures are introduced and existing ones are “tweaked” through a never-ending series of budgetary and other announcements. As a Kelowna accountant serving the Vancouver…

Filing a Tax Return for 2016

The time is fast approaching when the annual chore of gathering together the various pieces of information needed to complete one’s annual tax return, and getting that return completed and filed can’t be delayed any longer. For those wishing…

What You Can and Cannot Deduct as a Small Business

To own a small business in Kelowna is an entrepreneur's dream.  Work hard and when the day is done, enjoy this beautiful four season playground. The area is made up of numerous small businesses with a variety of things to offer. Whether your…

Tax Deadlines for the 2017 Taxation Year

Each new tax year brings with it a new list of tax payment and filing deadlines, as well as some changes with respect to tax planning strategies. Some of the more significant dates and changes for individual taxpayers for 2017 are listed below. RRSP…