Halloween Celebrations at Sloan Group

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Sloan Group celebrated Halloween by hosting a costume contest where everyone voted for their favourite costume. Employees had a freaky fun time with creative costumes and the party ended with a festival-themed lunch. Check out all the best moments from the fun afternoon.      

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Tax Update – Federal Fall Economic Update And Ontario Government Decision On Corporate Passive Income

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The Federal Government’s 2018 Fall Economic Update cites the radical tax changes in the US which have eroded the relative tax advantage for corporations doing business in Canada.  In response, the federal government has announced $16.5 billion in tax measures over the next six years and $1 ...

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Take Charge of Your Financial Well-being

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Each November, many agencies coordinate efforts to strengthen the financial literacy of Canadians and empower them to: Manage money and debt wisely Save for the future Understand financial rights and responsibilities While most of the people I meet as an accountant and advisor are knowledgeable ...

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Update: TOSI (The Tax on Split Income)

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In July of 2017, the Department of Finance sent the Canadian tax community and business owners into a turmoil when they announced radical changes to the taxation of businesses and owners while most people were away for vacation.  One of the initiatives which survived in a modified form was the ...

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Pay Your Sloan Bill Online

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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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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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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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Tax deadlines for 2018

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With tax season fast approaching, here’s a list of deadlines to keep in mind which can help you file your personal tax returns: April 22nd, 2018 Deadline to set up a pre-authorized debit payments for 2017 to avoid interest charges. April 30th, 2018 Filing due date for 2017 tax returns for ...

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