Resources

Wages vs. Dividends

At JMH, when we are meeting with our clients and discussing various strategies for your business, one of the most common questions that comes up is “Should I be paying myself a wage or a dividend?”

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Who are you? No, really.

Recently one of our Partners had a bit of an identity crisis. Someone who likes to circumnavigate the law has a very similar name to this Partner. Although there is a one letter difference, it is still close enough to lead to potential confusion. It got us thinking about identity theft; What it is, how it happens, and how you can prevent it.

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What is the Accelerated Investment Incentive?

This blog post is contributed by one of our Partners in the Medicine Hat office. Thank you Séamas O’Fuarthain for sharing this information.

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Tax Planning Season FAQ

Every year as the tax season comes and goes, our team can field a lot of the same questions. Taxes are supposed to be that one certainty in life – everyone is to pay their fair share, but everyone has a different situation and therefore everyone has a different tax minimization strategy.

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Building Value with a Succession Plan

The best time to start thinking about your “exit strategy”, or succession plan, is before starting your business. If you haven’t started to think about your exit, then the next best time is, now!

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JMH & Co. delivers $50,000 for APEX Business Challenge

JMH & Co. Chartered Professional Accountants (JMH) has gifted APEX clients the opportunity to receive up to $10,000 in cash to start or expand their business. In total, JMH will be supporting the event with up to $50,000 in annual funding. Officially titled the APEX Business Challenge, this community Pitch Competition will benefit many businesses in Southeast Alberta.

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Software Review: QuickBooks Online

From cloud-based accounting software to desktop software to simple Excel documents, business owners can use various methods to track their monthly income and expenses. And if we are being honest, each accounting software has pros and cons.

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What is Money?

Inflation – does the word send shivers up your spine? Palms sweating? I think we can all agree that our current inflation rates are problematic, and for many, the cause of inflation is our money system – the ability to “print money” or to inflate the money supply.

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5 Steps Small Business Owners Can Take to Manage Cash Flow More Effectively

Naturally, business owners are highly-focused on generating profits. They assume that if their business is showing a profit, they’re headed for smooth sailing.However, a new study shows that it’s cash flow issues, not profitability issues, that cause 8 out of 10 business failures.

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What tax implectations are when giving financial gifts or loans to your children.

One of the more common questions that come up in our office is “How much can I gift to my kids without triggering taxes?” Keep in mind that there are very different rules for “gifting” when it comes to US taxes, and I won’t touch on that in this article. If you want to know more related to US taxes and gifts, I encourage you to reach out to our resident US Tax Expert – Tyler Pocsik – he will be happy to answer questions related to US tax.

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