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How Can I Pay Less Tax?

RRSPS Can be taxed at death -but they don’t have to be.
Submitted by: Sun Life Financial / May 1, 2017

Registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) continue to be a major part of Canadians’ assets. 1,361 more words

Financial Planning

Conspiracy versus Stupidity

Alan Zendell, December 21, 2017

It’s sometimes difficult for people who aren’t in the inner circle to tell the difference between ulterior motives and sheer incompetence. 817 more words


Update on New Tax Plan and Nonprofits

Ok, the details are coming out and as I thought, nonprofits might actually benefit from the tax plan!

  • We still have an estate tax!  Ok, it impacts much less people (exemption doubled to $11.2 million per person) but it didn’t impact many of our donors in recent years anyway. 
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Texas Rangers Cole Hamels Will Enjoy A Nice Tax Deduction Donating His Mansion To Charity

MLB pitcher Cole Hamels and his wife donated their massive mansion to charity this week. 208 more words


"Investing" is shitty for the economy; booze and women are better.

Recently, Senator Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, summed up the GOP’s stance on why they should kill the estate tax:

“I think not having the estate tax recognizes the people that are investing, as opposed to those that are just spending every darn penny they have, whether it’s on booze or women or movies.”

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