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Cross-Border Tax


T1135 Reporting of Foreign Property UpdateAugust 14th, 2019

The CRA’s Voluntary Disclosure Program gives taxpayers a second chance to correct unintentional errors or omissions in income tax filings. Taxpayers can seek to mitigate...
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We Can Help you with International Tax Planning and ComplianceJuly 17th, 2019

At DJB, our focus is to understand our clients’ needs and develop a customized plan to ensure these needs are met. Whether it’s an international...
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US TAX ISSUES FOR US CITIZENS AND GREENCARD HOLDERS LIVING IN CANADAMay 23rd, 2019

Filing Requirement The liability for US tax is based on both citizenship and residence. Therefore, as a US citizen you must file annual US income...
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US Taxation and Canadian SnowbirdsMay 16th, 2019

We often get asked “How much time can I spend in the United States without tax consequence?” and “What are the tax rules for owning...
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How Does GST/HST Apply when Exporting Tangible Goods from Canada?May 2nd, 2019

As Canadian companies continue to look for customers in other parts of the world, they must ensure that they take into consideration that Canada’s GST/HST...
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Planning Issues for Taxpayers Owning Two or More “Principal Residences”February 27th, 2019

Owning more than one residence can be a taxing ordeal.  Generally, Canadians are exempt from tax on the capital gains arising on the sale of...
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Structuring Options for Foreign Corporations Doing Business in CanadaJanuary 29th, 2019

If your company is looking to expand into Canada, there are options as to how you go about structuring your business.  The two most common...
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Meet the Lead of Our International Tax Services: Ryan BouskillJanuary 25th, 2019

Ryan came on board as a Senior Manager in 2016 and became Partner with the Firm in 2019. He leads the cross-border tax practice and...
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What Does the ‘Wayfair’ Decision Really Mean?November 15th, 2018

Background On June 21, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court concluded on one of the most important state tax cases of the last 25 years in Wayfair...
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Advice for Dealing with Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum ProductsAugust 23rd, 2018

Tariffs between the USA and Canada on steel and aluminum products are creating uncertainty in the construction industry.  There are concerns around shortages of material...
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