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Getting credit

If you are a first-time buyer, you are eligible for tax credits for costs associated with buying your first home. Items like legal fees, land

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First-timer benefits

The Home Buyers’ Plan is a plan that allows a home buyer to withdraw funds from most registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) in order to

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Property assessments

Last week, I received my 2012 property assessment notice from MPAC. The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation assesses property values every four years for the purpose

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Advice for advisors

I missed blogging last week for what I think was a very good reason: I am on the planing committee for a golf tournament for

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Tax breaks for space burials

Here’s a new one: the state of Virginia is considering offering a tax break for anyone who agrees to have their cremated remains sent into

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