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    Collins Barrow Calgary LLP

    A founding member of the Collins Barrow network, we have been providing audit and assurance, tax and business advisory services to a diverse client base for over 87 years. With more than 100 team members, we offer resources and personalized, responsive service to local owner-managed businesses, private enterprises, public companies and not-for-profit organizations.

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    Nil consideration election deadline fast approaching for elections in place prior to 2015

    The nil consideration election for "GST/HST" purposes in section 156 of the Excise Tax Act (ETA) was updated recently with changes in effect Jan. 1, 2015. Section 156 allows members of a closely related group to treat certain taxable supplies between them as having been made for no consideration. Essentially, the election eliminates the need to collect and remit taxes by one member and then claim an input tax credit by the other member, which can sometimes result in cash flow issues, particularly with large transactions and differing reporting periods.
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    Infographic: Automobile Use by Employees

    If you find yourself behind the wheel of a car for work purposes, there’s a good chance your employer (a) provides the automobile or (b) pays you to use your own vehicle. Both options are viable, but they also present different income tax consequences — for employer and employee alike.

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