How Would Federal Election Result Affect Your Tax Bill

It’s been a crazy few weeks here at my office. Between finalizing the Wealth Hacker Conference program and presentation for the day, to presenting at a few events, it’s was a hectic month.  One of the presentation topics was how the…
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The Ugly Truth About Canadian Tax System

Earlier in the summer, I got a bike trailer to replace my double stroller so that we could take our kids around using our bikes.  Riding bike was something I did all the time when I was a teenager.  We used to ride from one side…
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4 Most Asked Questions About Travel Expense Answered!

This week, I’m in the wonderful city of Edmonton. In my line of work, I don’t get to travel very often.  We may travel to attend conferences, but rarely we need to leave the comfort of our own home to visit different cities. When…
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The Proven Cash System That Works With All Entrepreneurs

On Wednesday, I got to attend a local Entrepreneur Organization Accelerator training day.  Entrepreneur Organization (EO) is a global entrepreneur network that helps small business owners to grow through networking and peer to peer…
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How to Hire Your Children and Split Income Legitimately

It has been an exciting week here at my household. Both kids are off to school. Yep, both Robin and Bruce are officially in full-day Kindergarten. We got a letter from his school about Bruce’s class placement. He didn’t get into…
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The HST Risk Hiding in Converting Commercial to Residential Units

Do you feel a bit chilly these days? It’s last week of August and we’re already at the low twenties.  Robin, my older kid, is counting down her days to start her Senior Kindergarten year.  I hope she would still look forward…
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Why Incorporate When You Can Invest in RRSP?

You may have already known, I am an accountant. This means that I have to look at numbers all the time. I have always been equipped with two monitors, one from my laptop and one extra monitor. Recently I had the opportunity to upgrade…
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5 Reasons Why My Airbnb Doesn’t Generate As Much Income As Others

Airbnb is a great way to earn extra money.  It has become some of my clients’ side hustle.  A few of my clients become full-time Airbnb operators. We’ve heard how great Airbnb is and I’ve seen some crazy numbers. One…
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How to Pay Zero Personal Tax and Receive $30K Income Every Year

The first time I’ve heard of Jesse Itzler was at the Grant Cardone 10x Event earlier this year. Erwin and I were so fascinated by his speech and I immediately ordered his New York Times Best Selling book, Living with a Seal and the book…
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Tax Man Doesn’t Want You to Read This Court Case

Recently, I saw a headline, “Condo flippers beware: The taxman is watching you, and has new tools at his disposal to ‘take action’” on Financial Post. It’s an interesting case as the court sided with the taxpayer’s position. …