INSIGHTS THAT WILL MAKE YOUR BUSINESS STRONGER

We are committed to strengthening your business financially. But even if your company’s finances may not be your strong suit, this page will provide you with the resources that can help provide answers to many common business challenges.

Record investments in the tech sector

Record investments in the tech sector

The technology ecosystem has continued its strong performance as deal-making, fundraising and exits have either established, or are on pace to establish, new records.
3 things to know in energy: Prices, Permian Basin, Canada’s election

3 things to know in energy: Prices, Permian Basin, Canada’s election

We look at surging prices and decreased supply, shifting assets in the Permian Basin, and the results of Canada’s election.
What foreign investors need to know to establish a business in Canada

What foreign investors need to know to establish a business in Canada

Steps for a foreign business to set up in Canada. What needs to be done in advance, including registrations, etc.
Key considerations when buying or selling farmland

Key considerations when buying or selling farmland

Leanne Alexander outlines some key tax and business considerations for farmers looking to purchase or sell farmland.
Finance releases details of proposed luxury tax

Finance releases details of proposed luxury tax

Finance released details of Luxury Tax proposed to apply to the sale and importation of aircraft, new vehicles and boats of a certain value.
CRA puts tighter limit on qualifying rent expense for CERS

CRA puts tighter limit on qualifying rent expense for CERS

A new CRA view provides that a tenant in a non-arm’s length lease is not entitled to CERS, even for expenses paid to arm’s length parties.
Generous late filing policy for rental income of non-residents

Generous late filing policy for rental income of non-residents

Many non-residents fail to file the subsection 216(1) return on time – but CRA may be willing to accept late-filings.
How internal audit increases cybersecurity transparency for the board

How internal audit increases cybersecurity transparency for the board

As security and privacy risks increase, a disconnect between security personnel and the board may leave the organization more vulnerable.
Bill C-208: The saga continues…

Bill C-208: The saga continues…

Bill C-208 has received Royal Assent and is now law, but legislative amendments are expected to support only bona fide business transitions.
Are you selling your property in Canada?

Are you selling your property in Canada?

A primer on a nonresident’s tax obligations when disposing of Taxable Canadian Property or Taxable Quebec Property
Data management and digital transformation for nonprofits

Data management and digital transformation for nonprofits

Digital transformation for NPOs, particularly those seeking to grow the size & level of engagement of their donor base & improve efficiency.
Is CRA implementing a new authorization policy?

Is CRA implementing a new authorization policy?

Do you need to speak to CRA on behalf of corporation? CRA appears to be implementing a new requirement for level 3 authorization.
2021 Canada Federal Budget: Industry Highlights

2021 Canada Federal Budget: Industry Highlights

Know the key takeaways and impact on major industries from the Canada Federal Budget released on April 19, 2021.
Global M&A Tax Virtual Hub: Powering deals for Canadian multinationals

Global M&A Tax Virtual Hub: Powering deals for Canadian multinationals

Enhancing the RSM team dedicated to your M&A tax for cross-border transactions empowers private equity deal-making in 2021 and beyond.
2021 Ontario Budget commentary

2021 Ontario Budget commentary

The Budget implements several tax measures to stimulate the economy and to support businesses and individuals hardest hit by COVID-19.