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5 Things to Avoid When Filing Your Return

Source: www.cra-arc.gc.ca   1.Not filing an income tax and benefit return because you had no income If you have no income to report, you should still file a return. You may be eligible for a refund and credits and benefits such as the goods and services tax/harmonized sales tax credit and the Canada child tax benefit. 2.Not reporting all your income When filing, it is important to make sure you report all your income from all your slips, such as…

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Cybersecurity & Your Business

Risks to personal and organizational data have never been greater than today. In an ever evolving online interconnected workplace the threat of ransomware and social engineering is increasing at an alarming pace. However, there are ways to safeguard you, your team’s and your organization’s digital assets from those that would look to profit at your organizations expense. So how can you protect your business? 1st: Start with a plan. With the majority of any cyber-disaster preparedness plan often beginning with…

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Best Practices if you are Self-Employed

It’s 2018, and we are a part of a society that is dubbed the “Gig Economy” as many individuals have decided to take the leap and start their own business. However, they may be unaware of the options, or choices, available: to stay self-employed or incorporate. There are both pros and cons for either, a lot of it dealing with risk. Many entrepreneurs and small business owners tend to cut down costs wherever they can, especially when first starting out….

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Perks of Having a Bookkeeper

If you’re a business owner, you might have asked yourself “Why do I need a bookkeeper?” Well for one, it can save you valuable time that you could be devoting to running your business – and it could save you money! A qualified bookkeeper can do more for your business than you might think. Here are just a few examples: They can manage your profit margins A qualified KBH bookkeeper is an active partner in ensuring the success of your…

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