After A Death Checklist

What to do after a death in British Columbia.

Recently my mother-in-law passed away, and my father-in-law asked that I assist with some of the paperwork required.  In searching for what is necessary to transfer the title of a car, I came across a checklist provided by the Province of BC.  The list helps you determine whom to notify and when.

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Year-End To-do List

Although I’m an accountant by trade, my personal finances can always use a helping hand. One of my resolutions for 2020 is to not procrastinate organizing my paper-work and finances. I started thinking about what this means to me and came up with a to-do list. The list below is by no means complete, but […]

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Employment Insurance Benefits for the Self-Employed

Up until a few years ago, self-employed people have few options for employment insurance benefits. Under the Fairness for the Self-Employed Act, self-employed people can voluntarily register for Employment Insurance (EI). This includes employees of a corporation that control more than 40% of the corporation’s voting shares. If you are self-employed, you may wish to […]

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