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It’s Giving Season: Tax Credits for Charitable Donations vs. Political Contributions

By Adam / November 23, 2017 / Comments Off on It’s Giving Season: Tax Credits for Charitable Donations vs. Political Contributions

By: Alexandra Tzannidakis In the public mind, the idea of tax credits for giving to ‘good causes’ sometimes leads to confusion and conflation of charitable tax credits and political tax credits. The truth is that charities and political causes are legally very distinct concepts (there is no such thing as a political charity) and although…

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Bitcoin

The Penny Drops

By Adam / November 23, 2017 / Comments Off on The Penny Drops

It is common knowledge that taxation authorities around the world are playing catch up with the developments of new technology. One of the most interesting areas of such ongoing technological development has been the advent of Bitcoin. But at least in the case of Bitcoin it seems that the Income Tax Act’s broad general definitions…

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tax basics

Back to the Tax Basics

By Adam / June 16, 2017 / Comments Off on Back to the Tax Basics

Lawyers and advisors in the charitable sector often discuss high level tax topics in articles and seminars – but, for many, tax remains a dark and mystical art. Indeed, even those who once professed an understanding of the system may, over time, lose touch with the basics if they do not remain current on developments.…

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