Business Matters

We invite you to read the current and back issues of Business Matters, our regular newsletter about all things financial. Of course, we are always here to answer your questions, too. Simply contact us by email or by calling 613-236-2367 (toll-free 1-800-267-6551).

August 2013 (413k)
Taxation: Non-Taxable Employee Perks
Technology: Software for Better Asset Management
Moneysaver: That’s Where the Money Went
Management: Quality Control in Business

June 2013 (699k)
Taxation: A Lasting Relationship
Technology: Cloud Accounting for Small Business
Moneysaver: Making It Work
Management: Creating Competitive Advantage

April 2013 (772k)
Taxation: Tax Tips for 2013
Technology: Online Purchasing
Moneysaver: The Perils of Credit Cards
Management: What Should I Charge for My Services?

February 2013 (559k)
Taxation: Deductions 2012
Technology: Apps
Moneysaver: Someone Stole My…
Management: That is Interesting

October 2012 (448k)
Taxation: 1994
Technology: Adiós XP…The Countdown Begins
Moneysaver: Sins of Omission
Management: When the Owner-Manager Can’t Be There

August 2012 (525k)
Life: Insuring Your Children
Technology: The Tablet Wars
Moneysaver: Opportunity Cost: The Errors of Our Ways
Management: Your Past is Your Future

June 2012 (491k)
Taxation: Vehicles and Loans
Technology: Epost
Moneysaver: Do You Take Cash? No!
Management: We Have an Emergency

April 2012 (1.7 MB)
Taxation: A GST/HST Exemption
Technology: Credit Card Payment by Smartphone
Moneysaver: ECanada Deposit Insurance Corporation
Management: Stability Through Change

February 2012 (1.7 MB)
Taxation: I Hate Paying Income Tax
Technology: Scan it Anywhere
Moneysaver: Everybody Wins
Management: Ethical Behaviour

December 2011 (492k)
Taxation: Year End Tax Issues
Technology: Is Cloud Computing Pie in the Sky?
Moneysaver: A Guide for Start-Ups
Management: The Show Must Go On

October 2011 (854k)
Pensions: Freedom 65 or is it 70?
Technology: Tablets
Moneysaver: Using Email Efficiently
Management: The Importance of Being Civil

April 2011 (1.5 MB)
Taxation: Line 260
Technology: The New World of Skimming
Moneysaver: Insurance for Life
Management: PHSP Anyone?

February 2011 (1.5 MB)
Taxation: Additional Tax Savings through the TFSA
Technology: Recording Travel for Business
Moneysaver: Debit Card Fraud
Management: When Cash is Short

August 2010 (289k)
Taxation: The Benefits of Self-employment
Technology: Easy Transfer
Moneysaver: Fighting Heavy-equipment Theft
Management: Managing Employee Performance

June 2010 (437k)
Taxation: Things to Consider before Withdrawing Funds from Your RRSP
Management: We Need Good Bookkeepers
Technology: Good Things Come in Small Packages
Moneysaver: A Greener Tomorrow

April 2010 (476k)
Taxation: But I’m Single!
Technology: Memories Are Made of This
Moneysaver: The Stock Market
Management: Director by Default

February 2010 (373k)
Taxation: Taxation Tools
Moneysaver: Check Your Cheques
Technology: Learning from a Worm
Management: The Budding Entrepreneur

August 2009 (324k)
Moneysaver: Don’t Forget
Taxation: Take Time for Taxes
Management: Unemployed or Living the Dream?
Technology: Where Did I Put My Cell?

June 2009 (453k)
Management: Tough Times
Technology: Is it Remotely Possible?
Taxation: Are We Living Together?
Moneysaver: What Am I Going to Do?

April 2009 (359k)
Taxation: Know the Tax Rules
Moneysaver: Managing the Times
Technology: 10 Technologies for Your Business
Management: Time to Back Up!

February 2009 (470k)
Taxation: Watch Your Pennies — See Your Tax Savings Grow
Technology: Picture This
Management: Future Satisfaction?
Security: Credit Card Fraud

US tax filing requirements for US citizens residing in Canada *NEW*
with Paul Spare – LISTEN HERE

Why you should contribute to a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)
with Paul Spare and Alanna Petroff – LISTEN HERE

Maximizing your retirement income
with Paul Spare and Greg Hebert – LISTEN HERE

Deductions for the home office
with Paul Spare and Greg Hebert – LISTEN HERE

Financial planning using the Registered Disabilities Savings Plan (RDSP)
with Paul Spare – LISTEN HERE

Tax tips for your fall tune-up
with Paul Spare – LISTEN HERE

Tax implications of self-employed vs. employee
with Paul Spare and Alanna Petroff – LISTEN HERE

"I’ve been using the services of McCay Duff for several years, now. They don’t just offer advice when I need it—they seem to be always looking for solutions for me, sometimes even before I know I need them. This is incredibly valuable to my small business." Pierre Vachon, President AMS Imaging Inc.