Resources & Articles

Manufacturing & Distribution


STARTING A BUSINESS AND NOT GETTING PAID: Can I collect EI?May 18th, 2021

In a January 10, 2020 Federal Court of Appeal case, the Court conducted a judicial review of the denial of the taxpayer’s EI benefits. While...
Read More >

GST/HST with Early Payment Discounts and Late Payment PenaltiesMarch 22nd, 2021

As an incentive to improve cash flow, many companies offer early payment discounts to their customers, such as 2/10 net 30 terms (i.e. two percent...
Read More >

Meet the Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Advisory TeamFebruary 5th, 2021

Meet our team of Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Advisory professionals. They  can provide valuable advice to help your business succeed and grow in a highly...
Read More >

Commercial Insurance and COVID-19January 11th, 2021

During this time many businesses have been forced to close, and those that have not are facing a new unexpected operating environment. The businesses that...
Read More >

Could COVID-19 Have an Affect on Your Automobile Benefits?January 6th, 2021

Originally published in Business Fleet Magazine. If you drive a vehicle that is owned or leased by your employer, you will have a tax liability...
Read More >

VIDEO CONFERENCING TIPS: Making it Look ProfessionalSeptember 23rd, 2020

In an April 29, 2020, CPA Canada article, the author provided a variety of tips for professional meetings conducted by online video conference, which has...
Read More >

TEMPORARY LAY-OFFS: Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) PlansSeptember 8th, 2020

The purpose of a SUB plan is to allow an employer to make supplemental payments to Employment Insurance (EI) benefits, without eroding those EI benefits....
Read More >

We Help Manufacturing Businesses Stay Competitive – Despite the Challenging LandscapeAugust 25th, 2020

We have served in the manufacturing and distribution industries for many years. We understand the risks and the opportunities for success. We view it as...
Read More >

CERB Transitions to EI and Government Announces Three New Benefit ProgramsAugust 24th, 2020

New benefits are being announced and Employment Insurance (EI) is being revamped; here’s what you need to know.  On August 20, 2020, the Federal Government...
Read More >

CONTRIBUTIONS OF GOODS OR SERVICES TO AN NPO: Tax ImplicationsAugust 18th, 2020

In a January 6, 2020 Technical Interpretation, CRA considered whether a deduction was available to suppliers who contributed in-kind goods or services to an NPO...
Read More >