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    Victoria, BC – Norgaard Neale Camden Ltd., one of the largest locally owned and operated accounting firms in Victoria, BC, has joined Collins Barrow. Now operating as Collins Barrow Victoria Ltd., the firm is part of an expanding network of 25 independent member firms across Canada.
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    Collins Barrow Ottawa’s Leena Patel to speak at FMI PD Week 2018

    Ottawa, ON – Collins Barrow Ottawa LLP is pleased to announce principal Leena Patel will be a speaker at the 2018 FMI PD Week, which runs from Nov. 19-23 at the Hilton Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Quebec. Every November, more than 5,000 public sector professionals gather for this unique professional development opportunity,...

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    Farm corporations: you don’t need to “go all in”

    Accountants regularly advise of the tax and accounting benefits available to corporations. But there remain some producers who are reluctant to take the next step and incorporate their farm operations. With some recent harvest reports of higher than average yields, it is time once again to look at the pros and cons of incorporating.

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    Collins Barrow named Best Digital Workplace: Collaboration

    Toronto, ON – Collins Barrow National is proud to be one of this year’s recipients of Igloo Software’s Digital Transformation Awards. This honour celebrates the excellence of distinguished businesses and acknowledges Igloo customers for their innovation and accomplishments in developing a more connected and integrated workplace.

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    Don’t dive into the shallow end of the TOSI income pool

    In recent Tax Alerts we discussed the tax on split income (TOSI), which limits income-splitting techniques involving private corporations by taxing amounts received at the highest marginal tax rate. The rules are complex and, to date, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has provided only limited guidance on their application.

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    Reviewing the pros and cons of AgriStability

    AgriStability is a program that provides financial protection to farmers in the event that their margin drops compared to the prior year of production. In essence, this is a financial safety net for farmers: they receive payments when their net income drops below 70 per cent of their reference margin, which is determined by averaging their net income over five years after eliminating the highest and lowest years. In many cases, the benefits of the program are worth the time and expense required to participate, but earlier this year, changes were introduced that may affect the program’s relevance to your farm operation. With that mind, here is a closer look at the pros and cons of AgriStability.

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    Collins Barrow PQ sponsors the Celebrate Success Awards

    Yorkton, SK – Collins Barrow PQ LLP is proud to be the Patron Sponsor for the 2018 Celebrate Success Awards and present the Small and Large Business of the Year awards on Oct. 3. The firm is also honoured to be a contender for the Education & Training award.