Resources: General Business Articles

To Lease or To Buy, Is It a Matter of The Lesser of Two Evils?

To Lease or To Buy, Is It a Matter of The Lesser of Two Evils?

Posted on June 1, 2017 by djb

If you are a business needing to purchase new equipment, the question naturally arises: What is the best option, to lease or buy? Understanding the following key factors will help you decide. Cash Flow This is simply the money com...View Post »

Ontario Budget Proposed Tax Measures Related to Agribusiness

Ontario Budget Proposed Tax Measures Related to Agribusiness

Posted on May 18, 2017 by djb

As part of Ontario’s efforts to encourage job growth in the agriculture sector and support rural economies, a review has been undertaken on the property tax treatment of small-scale agricultural processing and commercial activit...View Post »

Startup Growth Transition Wealth Management

Where Are You in the Life Cycle of Your Business?

Posted on May 9, 2017 by djb

“How will you attract and retain quality employees? How can you protect your newfound wealth, for now and the future?” As a business owner, you have many different hats to wear and over time, those hats will change. As...View Post »

Trusts and Family Law

Trusts and Family Law

Posted on April 25, 2017 by admin

Trusts have been around a long time.  However, I believe that the use of trusts in family estate and tax planning has been on the increase.  There are lots of reasons for this not the least of which is the number of families tha...View Post »

Cross-Border Taxation

Cross-Border Taxation

Posted on April 20, 2017 by admin

Whether clients are contemplating a move or opening a new office across the border, our cross-border practice can help. Navigating the compliance requirements in Canada and the US can be complicated and confusing, so we’ve hired...View Post »

Is Your Winery a "Farm"?

Is Your Winery a “Farm”?

Posted on March 2, 2017 by djb

The Canadian Income Tax Act contains a number of advantageous rules for farmers across Canada, such as the ability to use a cash basis to report income, more flexibility in succession planning and a higher lifetime capital gain ex...View Post »

Seasonal Workers in the Agribultural Sector

Seasonal Workers in the Agricultural Sector

Posted on February 22, 2017 by djb

The Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program allows Canadian farm employers to hire seasonal workers from Mexico and the Caribbean during the planting and harvesting season when local workers are unable to fulfill the labour demands. ...View Post »

Business Valuations

Debunking Four of the Most Common Misconceptions About Business Valuations

Posted on January 31, 2017 by djb

When a business owner retains the services of a business valuator, they often enter the process with several misconceptions about the nature of business valuations and the work of business valuators. Some of the more common miscon...View Post »

car lot

Current Trends in Automotive Dealership Values

Posted on November 25, 2016 by djb

Owners of automobile dealerships have seen an increase in the value of their business over the last five years.  This has been driven by many factors, including the following: a)     Privately-owned dealerships The majority o...View Post »


Helping the Agribusiness Industry Flourish and Grow.

Posted on November 11, 2016 by djb

DJB takes great pride in providing quality advice to family owned and managed business and supporting the success of Agribusiness clients. We have a wide range of experience within the Agribusiness sector and provide tax planning,...View Post »