What is an Accountant?

What is an accountant? What is their role? The simple definition of an accountant is a person who keeps, audits and inspects financial records. What the accountant actually does is very much dependent on... Read

What are Personal Tax Exemptions?

If you are a working person in Canada your income will be subject to certain deductions.  Your income is subject to income tax and deductions for the Canada Pension Plan and Employee Insurance.  All... Read

Setting Up an Alberta Corporation

If you are looking to register a business in Alberta there are various points that you need to consider, such as what type of business you are registering and whether you want to be... Read

Payroll for Small Business

There are many different aspects to running a business in Canada, be it large or small.  One of the most important aspects is payroll.  If you employ people to work for you and pay... Read

How to File a Tax Return

Whether you are new to business or an old hand, you must know how to  file a tax return correctly and on time. It can be a daunting process for first timers, confronted with... Read

Canadian Payroll Deductions

Payroll is an important part of running a business in Canada. Whether you employ one member of staff or one hundred, you still have to pay them a salary and they still have to... Read

What are the Different Taxes in Canada?

Like any other country in the world, taxes are a part of everyday life in Canada. Wanted or not, there is a requirement for certain taxes to be filed, depending on whether you are... Read

What is Payroll Tax?

Payroll tax is an essential part of running a business, no matter whether you employ just one person or a thousand.  Once you have set up and started your business and started to employ... Read