Tax Law

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Tax Treatment of Gift, Dividends, or Loans to Employees
Posted on 4 Sep 2012 by LexisNexis Tax Law Community Staff

by Mary Howley * Although gifts are generally excluded from income, gifts from employers to employees are generally included in income. Achievement awards given to employees from employers may be excluded from income in certain cases. Holiday gifts... Read More

Tax Protestors Alive and Well and Living in Canada
Posted on 16 Apr 2012 by Allison Christians

The tax protestor movement is alive and well in Canada and getting some publicity just in time to serve as a warning to Canadian taxpayers readying their annual returns.* I read with interest the recent case of Russell Porisky and his wife Elaine Gould... Read More

Tax Treatment of Gift, Dividends, or Loans to Employees
Posted on 4 Sep 2012 by LexisNexis Tax Law Community Staff

by Mary Howley * Although gifts are generally excluded from income, gifts from employers to employees are generally included in income. Achievement awards given to employees from employers may be excluded from income in certain cases. Holiday gifts... Read More

Tax Protestors Alive and Well and Living in Canada
Posted on 16 Apr 2012 by Allison Christians

The tax protestor movement is alive and well in Canada and getting some publicity just in time to serve as a warning to Canadian taxpayers readying their annual returns.* I read with interest the recent case of Russell Porisky and his wife Elaine Gould... Read More