Last chance! Enter the Financial Trivia Contest to Win Free Registration to the DAC

How’s your luck? Give it a try for a chance to win a free registration to the Distinguished Advisor Conference (DAC) in the spectacular wine country of BC.

Continuity Planning with Business Owners for an Innovation Economy

The Federal Budget has put an emphasis on positioning Canada for success in the innovation economy of tomorrow. With so many businesses poised to change hands soon, advisors must be thinking about preparing the next generation of leaders for the new economy, despite disruptive trends and significant tax changes. The continuity, and even survival, of these companies could depend on your help.

Deadline May 31:  Enter the Distinguished Advisors Awards!

Are you a distinguished advisor in your industry? If so, be sure to enter two prestigious awards to be announced at the DAC in beautiful Kelowna, Nov. 5-8 this year.

Financial Trivia Question: Distinguished Advisor Conference - Nov. 5-8 in Kelowna, British Columbia

It’s time once again for our skill-testing financial trivia contest. This is your chance to win a free registration to DAC, November 5-8 in spectacular Kelowna, BC, where this year’s theme will be CANADA 150: Financial Advice at the Crossroads of Change.  Here’s April’s question:

Investors and Executors:  T3 Slip Deadline is March 31

With recent changes to the taxation of trusts, more beneficiaries may find themselves reporting trust income personally, when they are in a lower tax bracket than the trust itself. Executors, too, need to be informed about the best planning strategies. For these reasons, tax advisors must prepare themselves to answer questions about trust filing and planning.

Cross Border Taxation:  The Trump Factor

Tax and financial advisors need to pay attention to cross-border taxation issues for Canadian clients who have real estate or financial assets in the US, and for US citizens who live in Canada or face the real possibility of legal action for any failure to report to either government. The Distinguished Advisor Workshops (DAW) being held in six cities May 29 to June 6 will cover the most pressing questions advisors have in this area, together with detailed analysis of the March 22, 2017, federal budget.

Financial Trivia Contest: Distinguished Advisor Conference, Nov. 5-8 in Kelowna, British Columbia

It's time once again for our skill-testing financial trivia contest—your chance to win a free registration to DAC in beautiful Kelowna, British Columbia, where this year’s theme will be CANADA 150: Financial Advice at the Crossroads of Change.
 
 
Knowledge Bureau Poll Question

Do you agree with the 2017 Budget proposal to cancel the deferral of Work in Progress for accountants, doctors, lawyers and other professionals?

  • Yes
    35 votes
    25%
  • No
    105 votes
    75%