EVENT DESCRIPTION

Formerly Titled: “Tax Issues in Starting a Business”

This seminar focuses on the many tax issues that arise – both compliance and planning related – when starting a business. This seminar is primarily focused on private companies. It does not touch on provincial-specific regulations or non-tax issues that are relevant to private companies (workers compensation rules, specific registration requirements, etc). Common traps and planning opportunities are discussed.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations
  • Structuring for tax efficiency
  • Structuring for investors
  • Structuring decisions to preserve access to losses
  • Planning opportunities
  • Employee issues

WHO WILL BENEFIT:

General practitioners who are involved in advising clients that are starting new businesses. Particular focus will be placed on fairly straightforward private company situations.