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New Phishing Scam Targets Tax Preparers

Posted: August 18, 2017 VIA: Knowledge Bureau
Posted in: Breaking News, CRA News, Strategic Thinking, tax preparation, Personal Tax, phishing, fraud, cybersecurity, tax software, tax preparer, Introduction to Personal Tax Preparation
Tax pros beware — fraudsters have developed a sophisticated new email scam designed to steal your tax software usernames and passwords.

Addressing the Threat of Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services

Posted: August 18, 2017 VIA: Knowledge Bureau
Posted in: Breaking News, Strategic Thinking
What has more value: Artificial Intelligence or the advice humans give to their clients? The debate is on at the Distinguished Advisor Conference, November 5 - 8 in Kelowna.

Find Success Through In-Demand Job Opportunities: Start Your Tax Preparation Career

Posted: August 18, 2017 VIA: Knowledge Bureau
Posted in: Breaking News, Strategic Thinking
Looking for a career-building “back-to-school” project? Knowledge Bureau has developed a new introductory tax course

Did you know? Fun financial facts for Canada’s 150th

Posted: June 27, 2017
Posted in: Breaking News
Happy 150th Birthday, Canada! We at Knowledge Bureau will be taking some time on this extra-special July 1 long weekend to celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial, so just for fun, we thought we’d take a look at some financial highlights of the last 150 years.

Interest Rates on Their Way Up? Stay Tuned

Posted: June 23, 2017
Posted in: Breaking News
The prescribed interest rates set by CRA for the third quarter of 2017, July to September, have followed recent trends: there are no changes for the period except for a new 4.47% rate on an election made by foreign corporations regarding PLOIs, Pertinent Loans Or Indebtedness.

First Act to Implement 2017 Budget Now Law

Posted: June 23, 2017 By: Walter Harder
Posted in: Breaking News
On June 22, 2017, Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No 1 received Royal Assent and is now law.