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Pay Your Sloan Bill Online

SECURE PAYMENT CONCEPT

We are excited to announce that Sloan Group now offers you the ability to pay your Sloan invoice online using a secure online payment page. You can now make your payment in full from the comfort of home. Which Payment Methods are Accepted? Credit Card – Pay with Visa or MasterCard. ...

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10 Reasons to Use Cloud-Based Accounting

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Generally when people hear the word ‘accountant’ they immediately think of year ends, taxes, CRA and shoeboxes filled with receipts and bills. But now, accountants fulfil a more valuable role for small businesses with the help of cloud-based accounting technology. So what is a cloud-based ...

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Client Spotlight: Common Accounts – “We work wherever our laptops are” New Territories for Design and Architecture

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Anyone who has ever been in a business partnership knows that it’s not always a walk in the park. Differences in management style, personalities, and long-term vision can be damaging to a working relationship. Spend a little time with Common Accounts co-directors Miles Gertler and Igor ...

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Sloan Group Participates in Morison KSI Future Leaders Conference in Chicago

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Morison KSi delegates met in Chicago to take part in the second event of the series of Future Leaders Programmes. Over three days, the Sloan Group was among fourteen delegates who had the opportunity to meet with other members of Morison KSi, some for the first time, to develop their own ...

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Cyber-security Affects You (Yes! You!)

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On June 18, 2015, Bill S-4 (the Digital Privacy Act) came into force in Canada and finally introduced mandatory data breach reporting and notification requirements by amending Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act known as “PIPEDA”.   The glaring deficiency in PIPEDA ...

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CRA’s new truck and SUV project and reviews of cell phone expenses

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It has been reported and now confirmed there is a new CRA project – Class 10 vehicles. What is a “Class 10 Vehicle”? Included in Class 10 vehicles are: Pick-up truck or van used to transport goods or equipment seats 1-3 people and used 50% or more for business. Pick-up truck with extended cab, ...

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US Tax Reform: Trump Transition Tax (Repatriation Tax) – Revised Payment Deadlines

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The “Trump Transition Tax” has caused a great deal of anxiety among affected owners of Canadian businesses, imposing millions of dollars in double-tax liabilities on thousands of people.  The IRS only recently (April 2) released the guidelines for reporting. Revising earlier guidance, the IRS ...

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US Tax Reform 2017: New Pain for US Citizens owning Canadian Businesses – The US “Transition Tax”

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The US Tax Reform enacted in December, 2017 made sweeping changes.  In addition to reducing the US corporate rate to a flat 21% in most cases, the law proposed to transition the US to a system of taxing foreign corporate holdings based on the residency of the foreign corporation.  To get there, ...

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Client Spotlight: Nick Lee Career Change Pays Off for Entrepreneur

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The world of work has changed significantly over the last few decades.  Where once landing a job and growing with a company was the norm, today more and more people stop and change direction midway through their careers; others successfully reinvent themselves several times throughout their ...

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Own an Inactive Corporaton? There’s a Tax Write Off for That

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Many business owners and former business owners have inactive corporations. For example, a corporation was created but never used, the underlying business or property of the corporation was sold, or the business is inactive. Besides saving the annual costs to file tax returns, if you are ...

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Off the Books Q&A with Muaaz Ahmad: A Collective Approach

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What attracted you to Sloan Group? I joined Sloan Group because I was interested in learning and applying my skills in a small firm with big client focus. I joined the firm full-time in September 2017 after completing an internship here in 2016. I really enjoy the environment here at work ...

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Morison KSi Media & Entertainment Newsletter – Edition 1 (2018)

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Canada has always had a strong creative sector and in particular its film and TV industry has a worldwide reputation and it is a regular destination for overseas production companies.We have regularly advised on a range of issues in this regard covering production accounting, Canadian tax ...

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