The right structure to achieve your real estate investment goals Investing in real estate can be a sound business move, especially for those looking to diversify their holdings or optimize cash flow. With property prices steadily on the rise in Canada, coupled with low interest rates, many Canadians are setting their sights on real estate ….
Many entrepreneurs and business owners avoid succession planning because they think of it as something that will happen far off in the future, or as an indication of the end of their businesses – or even their lives. Succession planning is less about deciding what to do with the business once you are no longer ….
By Stanley Abraham, U.S. Tax Partner As most are aware, the IRS has undertaken an initiative to identify unreported foreign income of U.S. taxpayers. While most of the attention has been focused on U.S. expatriate citizens who are behind in their U.S. filing obligations, little attention has been paid to U.S. citizen and resident tax ….
By David Posner, Partner If an Ontario corporation owns land in Ontario, it is now required to prepare and maintain registers of ownership interests in the land at it’s registered office. The register must identify each property and state the date of acquisition of the property and the date of its disposal (if applicable). The ….
Charles Meyer Zeifman (Meyer) had a vision – to create a workplace committed to quality, service and client relationships. Meyer’s journey to achieve his vision was not easy, however. Meyer originally aspired to be an architect. Unfortunately, his aspirations took a turn sideways when he was unable to complete the final examinations that were only ….
By Stanley Abraham, CPA, CA, CPA (New York), MSci, Partner, U.S. Tax President Donald Trump has released a brief document outlining what his administration is calling “the biggest tax cut in U.S. history”. Canadians should not assume the proposals outlined below will become law. There is no “Budget Night” equivalent in the U.S. A description ….
Stanley Abraham, Partner, U.S. Tax, will be presenting at the Toronto Entrepreneurs Conference & Tradeshow taking place on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at the Mississauga Convention Centre. Register now to enjoy complimentary admission with promo code: ZEIFMANS and be sure to visit the Zeifmans booth for your chance to win an iPad! REGISTER NOW AN EVENT ….
Real estate has been one of the hottest investment vehicles across Canada in recent years, and 2017 is shaping up to be no different. To make sure your real estate business provides the returns you’re looking for, it’s important to stay ahead of the curve when it comes to managing CRA tax rules and other ….
It is with deep sadness that Zeifmans announces the passing of our beloved partner, Carolynn P. Orth. Carolynn passed away on March 29, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. We are grieving at the loss of Carolynn, who was such a significant part of the fabric of Zeifmans and whose passing has left a ….
March 22, 2017 marked the release of the second federal budget (Budget) of the Justin Trudeau Liberal Government. The Budget was clearly impacted by the shift in policies of the recently elected US President and his administration. Accordingly, the Budget adopted a very cautious approach to revenue generation and new spending initiatives, as it is ….