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.
On April 23, 2015 Finance Minister Charles Sousa tabled his third Budget.
The deficit for the 2015-16 fiscal year is projected to be $8.5 billion, which is less than had been forecasted in the 2014 Budget. The deficit is projected to drop to $4.8 billion for 2016-17 and to be eliminated by 2017-18. Unlike the 2014 Budget, the 2015 Budget does not comment on achieving a surplus.
Our financial experts have combed through the new federal budget, so you don’t have to. From in-depth analysis to fact-filled infographics, this is your definitive guide to the policies that will impact you.
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Edmonton, AB – The partners of Collins Barrow Edmonton LLP are pleased to announce that Tom Flaig, CA, has joined our expanding Tax group as a senior manager.
Toronto, ON – Honoured to be a finalist in the coveted professional services category, the partners of Collins Barrow Vaughan are looking forward to attending the Vaughan Chamber of Commerce’s 26th annual Vaughan Business Achievement Awards gala on April 9, 2015 at the Paramount Conference & Event Venue in Woodbridge, Ontario.
Canadian-controlled private corporations (CCPCs) earning business income can enjoy significant tax advantages. The federal and provincial governments have incentives for small business owners to reinvest profits for expansion, job creation and investment. Read on to discover the tax advantages benefitting small businesses to minimize your tax burden.
Many Canadian taxpayers spend most of their lives working hard to accumulate sufficient savings to permit them to live a comfortable lifestyle during their retirement years. At age 65, when they can start benefitting from Canada’s social programs, they often find themselves with an effective marginal tax rate of 50% on their taxable income. When combined with the Old Age Security (OAS) recovery tax, rates can reach 55%.
Toronto, ON – The Board of Directors of Collins Barrow National Cooperative, the eighth largest accounting organization in Canada, is pleased to announce that it has retained Akcessia | Mayk Ideas as its agency of record for a fifth consecutive year.
Calgary, AB – The Partners of Collins Barrow LLP are pleased to announce the firm’s recent partnership with Innovate Calgary, as an Associate Member of Innovate Calgary’s recently launched energy tech accelerator, Kinetica Ventures.
The partners of Collins Barrow Nova Scotia Inc. are pleased to announce that David Cameron, CA, has joined our expanding Tax Group as a senior manager.
Peterborough/Lindsay, ON – Being broadcast live from Peterborough this Sunday, April 12, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., be sure to tune in and donate to the 32nd annual Easter Seals Telethon on CHEX TV and TV Cogeco.
Part One: This technical bulletin covers the various developments from January to March 2015. Collins Barrow regularly publishes Technical Bulletin for the general interest of its clients and friends to highlight the continually changing accounting and assurance standards, and the interpretations thereof, in Canada.
The partners of Collins Barrow are pleased to announce that Pelly Heighton has been named National Director of Events and Administration.