As entrepreneurs start to think about expanding their product acquisition beyond Canada, they often find themselves trying to do it all on their own to save money. But international trade can be complicated. While some goods are easy to import and classify, others may require an advance ruling done […]
If you’re a small business owner, chances are that you’re a fan of the do-it-yourself lifestyle. After all, you went into business for yourself. But while many small business owners love the freedom that owning their own business brings to them, it also means that expenses need to be kept […]
Strategy and planning are always a key focus area for any small business. From an accounting perspective, there are a number of simple, but effective ways in which small business owners can optimize their tax planning approach. 1. Income Splitting In Canada, taxpayers are subject to a system […]
This straightforward accounting and tax kit introduces you to the basics and tools you need to help you take control of your finances.
This resource will help you find a professional in the accounting or legal field.
Accounting can be an intimidating and often dreaded part of business for many entrepreneurs. To make it harder, there are many false facts flying around the internet that it can be hard to distinguish the facts from fiction. To help dispel some of those myths, here are four of the most common myths, BUSTED.
It is essential when starting out that you are aware of all the relevant tax rules for your business, locally, provincially and federally.The best way to avoid this issue is to stay on the offensive – always be as educated as possible about the applicable tax laws.
While it may be easy to brush of your business cards as an afterthought, your card will say a lot more about your brand to the person receiving it than you may realize. Luckily, there are plenty of options available for you to create a unique and memorable business card.
Do you know if you need to register your business for GST? If your gross annual revenue exceeds $30,000, you’re required by law to register your business for GST. A Small Business BC business advisor can help guide you through this process. Even if your business isn’t required to register, […]
Find out the essential steps you should consider before registering for GST/PST and the useful links and resources to help guide you through the process.