International Services

A 10-Point Guide of Financial and Tax Planning Considerations for International Employees Coming to Canada

Andy Yap • November 22, 2017 Andy YapSo, you got that job promotion but it involves a work transfer to another country. Your spouse and children are excited for the adventure and you’re looking forward to a change of scenery. You have already found a house in the other country and have enrolled your children in a local school. You sold your ... Read More

Top 10 Business and Tax Considerations for Canada-Bound Companies

Andy Yap • November 21, 2017 Andy YapIn today’s global economy, it has become easier for companies to conduct their business in other countries. Through technology and mobility of their workforce, companies looking to expand into new markets sometimes pursue opportunities in a foreign country; however, many of these companies may not always be aware of the potential implications of ... Read More

Expanding Your Small Business? 5 Tips for Consideration

David D'Cruz • September 25, 2017 David D'CruzOne of the great benefits of owning a small business is reaping the rewards of its growth, over time. Expansion can be exciting, but it’s important not to get too carried away with your growth plans. After all, expansion often represents a significant investment of your time, money, and effort. Like any investment, there are ... Read More

3 Tax Tips for Foreign Holdings and Foreign Business Activities

Andy Yap • June 17, 2017 Andy YapWith the world at our fingertips and more accessible than ever before, it has become quite common for Canadians to own foreign real estate, and for companies to carry on business in foreign jurisdictions. While such holdings may be greatly convenient and quite profitable, foreign real estate can be tricky when it comes to tax ... Read More

Doing Business in Canada: From Tax Compliance to Strategic Tax Planning

Andy Yap • October 24, 2016 Andy YapCanada is an exciting, lucrative market for any number of businesses. Our culture, economy, and population present a great expansion opportunity for most industries, while our exchange rate, skilled labour force, and tax incentives make Canada an excellent choice for manufacturing and assembly plants, in particular. Before you consider doing busine ... Read More