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Changes to CPP Will Reduce OAS Benefits for Thousands: How Can You Help?

Posted: August 29, 2017 By : Tamar Satov
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , seniors, tax credits, knowledge bureau, Canada Pension Plan, Evelyn Jacks, guaranteed income supplement, Canadian economy, pensionable earnings, CPP, tax changes, tax education, tax preparers, retirement benefits, Old Age Security benefits, pension, low-income benefits, tax resources

Upcoming changes to the Canada Pension Plan are intended to boost retirement incomes, but for many the opposite will be true, a recent report from Canada’s Chief Actuary finds.

Making National Seniors Day Count

Posted: October 01, 2014
Posted in: Breaking News, Investment & Retirement, Succession & Estate Planning, Tax Planning , disability tax credit, seniors day

October 1 is National Seniors Day and tax and financial advisors can help in a significant way by inviting seniors to their offices to review specific provisions they may be missing on their tax returns, like the Disability Amount.

Transitioning Retirees Going Back to Work

Posted: July 17, 2014
Posted in: Breaking News, Investment & Retirement, Tax Planning , working seniors

According to a study published by Statistics Canada this year, approximately two-thirds of employed Canadians entered their fifties in long-term jobs.

Diana Juricevic: Making sure we respect the rights of seniors

Posted: October 03, 2012 By:
Posted in: Breaking News, Investment & Retirement , seniors

Oct. 1 was National Seniors Day in Canada and the treatment of Canada's seniors is on the mind of Diana Juricevic, a member of the British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal and a speaker at this year's Distinguished Advisor Conference.