Offshore investing risks can easily outweigh the rewards

Offshore investing may seem like an attractive option to lower your taxes, but you need to be aware of the risks.

There are various ways of structuring your business affairs using offshore investing companies or trusts that can cut or defer your taxes. You… Read More

Thomson’s turnaround takes off

The old Thomson Corp. wisely got out of the newspaper business in the early 2000s to focus on its faster-growing information-services operation. In 2008, it added more highquality financial data when it acquired the 160-year-old Reuters news agency for $17 billion U.S. in cash and… Read More

Approach offshore investing with caution

There are, in some cases, ways of structuring your business affairs using offshore investing companies or trusts that can cut or defer your taxes. You may also be able to protect your assets from legal judgments rendered in Canada if you move them to accounts… Read More