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Did you know that you can now receive your GST/HST, payroll and corporation income refund by direct deposit?

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The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is enhancing service to businesses and one of those services is the direct deposit.  Simply go to the CRA website and download Form RC366 to request direct deposit.  Once the Request has been processed it means that you will get your money faster, you can skip the trip to the bank to deposit the refund …

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Personal Tax filing deadline April 30

Tax Time

The April 30 filing deadline for Personal Taxes is looming.   If you are self-employed the filing deadline is extended to June 15th,  however any taxes owing are still due  no later than April 30.   Review our Personal Tax Checklist to help ensure you have everything in order and visit our Langley or Maple Ridge locations soon to ensure you get …

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T4 Slips – Filing deadline February 28, 2013

T4 Summary

Employers need to remember that a T4 slip must to be issued to all employees who received remuneration during 2012, provided that: CPP contributions, EI premiums or income tax was deducted from the remuneration if the remuneration was more than $500. The deadline to issue T4 slips to your employees, as well as filing the employer copies with CRA, is …

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New Year means new rates

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The beginning of the New Year means new rates for various government agencies. To assist with finding the updated 2013 Payroll Rates please visit the Tax Facts link on the Resources page of our website. Other things to take note of are: Employers that prepare their own payroll need to ensure they update their accounting software with the new Federal …

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PST Outreach….

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With the return of the provincial sales tax (PST) that comes into effect on April 1, 2013 in British Columbia the Ministry of Finance is offering a PST Outreach program that provides a variety of services to assist you in preparing for the new PST. Some of these services being offered include interactive webinars as well as one-on-one consultations with …

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On April 1, 2013 BC will return to a provincial sales tax (PST) system.

Sales Tax

On April 1, 2013 BC will return to a provincial sales tax (PST) system. The provincial government is working on the transitional matters and many businesses have received notification in the mail regarding the change. Businesses that will be required to register for the new PST can do so starting on January 2, 2013. For more information, including PST rates …

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