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The Tax Free Savings AccountFebruary 20th, 2024

In 2009, the federal government introduced the Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA) to give Canadians another means to save for their financial goals.  The TFSA...
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Our HistoryFebruary 12th, 2024

Since 1940, Durward Jones Barkwell & Company LLP (DJB) has been providing financial and business consulting services to companies of all sizes. We can assist...
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Why is Operational Resiliency Important?December 21st, 2023

During a crisis, companies need to be able to continue to deliver core products and services. Companies that fail to prepare for unexpected challenges can...
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Managed services can deliver results for businessesNovember 30th, 2023

Effectively utilizing managed services is becoming a critical success factor for companies of all sizes and in all industries. Often times, a board might recommend...
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Federal Economic Statement 2023November 24th, 2023

(authored by RSM CANADA) On Nov. 21, 2023, Canada released the Federal Economic Statement, which provides an overview of Canada's finances and sets out new tax measures.
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New Financial Statement Disclosure Requirements for the Construction Industry and Enhanced Guidance Issued for the Percentage of Completion Method under ASPENovember 23rd, 2023

The Accounting Standards Board has issued significant application guidance for entities utilizing the percentage of completion method (POC) for revenue recognition under Canadian Accounting Standards...
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Tax Planning: 2023 Year-end Considerations for Businesses and IndividualsOctober 17th, 2023

(authored by RSM CANADA) This tax planning guide for 2023 and beyond reflects considerations that may create risk or opportunity for Canadian businesses and individuals.
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Operating Costs: Ways Companies Can Reduce the ExpensesOctober 11th, 2023

Organizations can fulfill their needs and position themselves for success while keeping operating expenses low by outsourcing non-core functions such as information technology, human resources, and financial accounting. In...
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CEBA Loan Repayments and Debt ForgivenessSeptember 21st, 2023

****EXTENDED DEADLINES**** CEBA loans must be repaid by JANUARY 18, 2024 to be eligible for partial loan forgiveness. For eligible CEBA borrowers in good standing,...
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