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Getting Your Records Ready For Your Tax Professional

Do It Yourself or Hire a Professional?​ When it comes to income tax preparation, there are two types of folks: do-it-yourselfers and those who hire professionals. For many businesses, having a professional such as a bookkeeper or accountant prepare their income tax...

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Think You Need a Bookkeeper? Think Again!

Why You Shouldn't Hire a Bookkeeper For Your Business Right Away As your business grows many people will tell you that outsourcing your financial management to a bookkeeper is a great choice to save yourself time and headache with managing your money. I would counter...

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Expenses You Can Write Off For Your Online Business

Business Expenses Can Help You Reduce Your Taxes Whether you are a brick and mortar business or an online business, there are many ways to write off different expenses to reduce your business taxes. As most of my clients run an online business, let’s review how and...

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Sales Tax (GST/HST) in Canada for Online Business

Sales tax in Canada is an ongoing challenge for many entrepreneurs! The government doesn’t make it intuitive or easy. Did you know that the government is now requiring those of us with online businesses to start charging GST for our sales? Have no fear as my claim to...

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Bookkeeper Vs. Accountant

Bookkeeper Vs. Accountant ~ Who Should I Choose? The answer? It depends on you and your business! Let’s break down some of the differences between the two. Bookkeeper A bookkeeper is there for your day to day financial tasks. They will get your systems set up, teach...

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