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Federal government tax plans still unfairly penalize small business owners

Federal government tax plans still unfairly penalize small business owners More work is needed on passive investment and income splitting   Toronto, March 28, 2018 – After a careful review, the Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness is asking finance minister Bill Morneau to take more action on the government’s proposed tax changes which continue…

News release from February 14, 2018

Addressing unclear and unfair tax changes still top priority for business in upcoming federal budget Toronto, February 14, 2018 – Tax fairness for small businesses and the need for greater clarity around a suite of proposed tax changes are top of mind for business owners across the country heading into the 2018 budget, writes the Coalition…

News release from December 15, 2017

Coalition welcomes Senate recommendations, remains concerned with income sprinkling rules   New draft legislation on income sprinkling still raises concerns, says business coalition opposing tax changes   OTTAWA, Dec. 14, 2017 – The legislation on income sprinkling released by Finance Minister Bill Morneau, while a step towards clarity, still represents an administrative and financial burden…

News release from November 20, 2017

Lack of details on small business tax changes a concern for business coalition   Business coalition opposing tax changes continues to grow, even after changes announced   Ottawa, November 22, 2017 – Despite the federal government’s partial adjustments to its small business tax changes, business groups are still troubled about the potential negative effects the…

Growing coalition confirms tax proposals will affect middle-class business owners

Leading tax practitioners say that business owners with income as low as $50K will be affected   Ottawa, September 27, 2017 – The Coalition for Small Business Tax Fairness, a unified voice of more than 70 organizations representing hundreds of thousands of business owners across the country, has written a new letter to Finance Minister…

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