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FBC Reviews: February 2020

Read the latest FBC reviews to learn how we help our Members make life less taxing.

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What you need to know about small business tax filing

If you’re self-employed or a small business owner, getting ready for tax filing can be daunting. To help make the filing process less stressful, we’ve listed what you need to know for filing your 2019 tax return.

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Taxing non-cash benefits to employees

A non-cash benefit includes a good, service or property you own that you give to your employee. If that property is paid for by you and provided to your employee, it is still considered a benefit of employment. Find out how these benefits are taxed.

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Free eBook: Tax Readiness Toolkit

Download a free tax readiness toolkit for small business owners.

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What Canadians think about the CRA's customer service

Canadians told the CRA what they think about the CRA's customer service in a series of consultations last spring. The CRA recently released the full report and we summarize what Canadians want improved.

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Tax deductions for Canadian farmers

If you’re a farmer or agricultural producer, you can deduct certain expenses you incurred to earn your income.

Make sure you keep records of all your farm business transactions to be able to support your expense claims.

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Know the rules when paying family for farm work

Find out what the CRA requires from you when you're paying your family for farm work.

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FBC Reviews: January 2020

We’re honoured when we get feedback from small business owners and farmers on what they like about FBC’s year-round Membership model. Here are some of our favourite recent FBC reviews collected through Rocket Referrals.

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8 New Year's resolutions for small businesses

The end of the year is the perfect time to reflect on your business and make plans for 2020. We’ve listed some ideas on New Year’s resolutions you can make if you’re self-employed or own a small business.

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Should I take my Canada Pension Plan benefits early?

Find out if you should start collecting your Canada Pension Plan benefits as early as one month after you turn 60 or as late as age 70.

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