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Thriving during economic recovery: A guide for businesses

Have you stopped to poke your head up yet? For many Canadian businesses, the last year has felt like competing in an Olympic-level hurdles race. We’ve weathered one challenge after the next, with a view of “normal life” still off in the distance. People have lost jobs, and businesses have fallen on hard times. ...

Canadian real estate trends + opportunities in 2021

Looking back at initial predictions for the Canadian real estate market at the beginning of the COVID crisis, you might think you were reading a dystopian nightmare. All logic pointed to a crash, not unlike what certain markets saw in the wake of the 2008 recession. With unemployment rising, it was reasonable to assume ...

Plant protein packs a punch in Canadian markets

It’s been predicted that the plant-based food market will be worth an estimated $74.2 billion[1] by 2027. We’re not talking about your mother’s tofu anymore – plant protein foods come in considerable variety and are not solely consumed by people who maintain an animal-free diet. In fact, it is said that 89% of consumers ...

Tax credits, subsidies, and loans cheat sheet

You set the goals. We help you achieve them. The road to success can be bumpy. So it’s helpful to have an experienced financial team in your corner, connecting you with every single advantage available to you. Today, we’re sharing a handy cheat sheet to help you navigate some of the most important tax ...

Biden Spending and Tax Plan Announced

On March 31, 2021, President Biden released The American Jobs Plan, an ambitious $2 trillion spending plan to enhance and rebuild American infrastructure and increase supports in other areas of American society. According to the Fact Sheet released by the Administration, the US is the wealthiest country in the world but only ranks 13th ...

It’s Pharmacy Awareness Month! Let’s talk business strategy

It’s safe to say that Canada’s Pharmacists have never seen a cold and flu season like this one before. Pharmacists played an integral role in Canada’s COVID-19 strategy, delivering trusted advice, pharmaceutical care, and even vaccines. That’s why it’s especially important to acknowledge their tireless work during Pharmacy Awareness Month! In today’s blog post ...

Webinar | What you need to know about SR&ED

Recently, the team at Zeifmans conducted an in-depth webinar on the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax incentive. Three of our key startup team members – Ahmad Aslam, Mike McGee and Ben Rutman – shared a wealth of knowledge on the program, including how businesses stand to benefit from SR&ED, eligibility, refund amounts, ...