How to get the most capital gains tax benefits from your RRSP

How to get the most capital gains tax benefits from your RRSP

Investors sometimes ask us whether they should hold certain investments inside or outside an RRSP to get the most tax benefits. Historically, there were certain investments that could increase your capital gains tax if you held them in your RRSP. In November 2017, that remains the case.
Holding… Read More

An easy way to cut your capital gains tax liability

An easy way to cut your capital gains tax liability

With capital gains taxed at a lower rate than interest, we advise you to structure your investments to profit from that favourable tax treatment.
It’s no surprise that during the 2016 tax season, investors inundated us with questions about how to cut their capital gains tax… Read More

Bargain capital gains tax advice can cost you money

When you need tax advice, business associates and friends can be a valuable source of ideas and referrals. However, non-professionals can be mistaken or out of date in their tax knowledge, no matter how confident they seem.

This is also true of some semi-professionals—tax preparers,… Read More