Rosenberg: Proposed small business tax changes ‘make no sense’

Rosenberg: Proposed small business tax changes ‘make no sense’ Rosenberg: Ottawa’s tax reform to set off the perfect storm The federal government’s proposed changes to taxes for private corporations “make no sense” and will increase the chances of a Canadian recession, according to Gluskin Sheff Chief Economist David Rosenberg. “The […]

Report on Small Business newsletter: A marijuana marketplace, food factory odors and federal tax changes

With legalization coming, Toronto startup aims to blaze a trail in cannabis With recreational marijuana legal in eight U.S. states and legalization only a year away in Canada, a Toronto-based startup has its sights set on dominating the global cannabis media market and becoming the central marketplace for buying weed […]

Ranking Democrat Calls for Relief from Tax Burden on Small Business

Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), ranking member on the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, recently issued a statement calling for removing the burdens the U.S. tax code imposes on small businesses. The statement by Sen. Shaheen was made June 14 at a Senate hearing examining the impact of […]

Budget reply: Bill Shorten leaves small business tax cut up in the air

The small business tax rate under a Labor government is still undecided while the party places a cap on the amount claimable for accounting and legal advice and pledges to pump more money into TAFE and training. Small business didn’t rate a mention in opposition leader Bill Shorten’s budget reply on Thursday night. […]