3 Weird Year-End Tax Tips for Canadians

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Coach Roel Sarmago Shares Little-Known Tax Opportunities Canadians Can Use Before December 31. 2016 has been a year of surprises. No one outside the U.K. thought that country would vote to leave the Eurozone. Yet it did. No one outside the U.S. thought Donald Trump would get elected. Yet he did. Everyone on Bay Street thought a Donald Trump victory …

Canadian Mortgage Rule Changes October 2016

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There seems to have been a lot of confusion and mild panic over the sudden changes that the ministry of finance made to Canadian mortgage rules all of a sudden on October 3rd, 2016–changes, by the way, they made without consulting the mortgage industry. But that’s another story. To set the record straight, the main change that affects us investors …

New Real Estate Contract Assignment Rules for B.C.

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As you may or may not have heard, new regulations regarding real estate contract assignments have been introduced in B.C. These changes took effect on May 16, 2016. What does this mean for those of use involved in, or looking to get involved in, wholesale buying/selling and assignment of contract strategies? As a Certified Financial Planner and real estate investor …