The Supreme Court of Canada has finally put to rest an argument continually raised by insurers to reduce their exposure; CPP Disability benefits must be deducted when calculating an insured's entitlement under an SEF 44 underinsured motorist coverage policy.
On September 30, 2016, Health Canada announced they would be making changes to the regulations governing surrogacy under the Assisted Human Reproduction Act. They will controversially be proposing to regulate reimbursable expenses for parties involved in surrogacy arrangements.
Leaving snow on your vehicle after a snowfall is not only a hazard to you, but a hazard to all other drivers on the roads. Failure to do so may also result in tickets and fines of up to $400 depending on the offense. It is important to remember to always clear your vehicle from any obstruction.
The CRA has implemented new reporting requirements for the sale of a principal residence for any sales on or after January 1, 2016. If your home meets the principal residence exemption requirements, you still do not have to pay tax on the sale but are now required to report it.