Key to Motivating Employees
Money doesn’t buy happiness, and it may not always provide the incentives or motivation that some managers think. The key to motivating employees is actually taking the time to understand what the employees value. This attached article provides a brief overview of some aspects of motivation to be aware of. It’s a decent read albeit […]
Does Your Business Need to Register for GST/HST and/or PST?
Everyone in Canada who sell goods and services in Canada must charge customers GST/HST unless your business qualifies as an exception ( either you sell zero-rated goods/services or you exempt services/goods) . The best place to check to see if your business falls into one of these exceptions is to go to http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/bsnss/tpcs/gst-tps/gnrl/txbl/menu-eng.html The CRA […]
Weight Loss Through Taxes
The HST is soon to be officially replaced with the old GST/PST model. For those of you cheering, here is a bit of sobering news: 2013 tax credits adjusted re return of PST: personal amount $9,859 spousal amount $8,842 2013 tax credits if HST had carried on: personal amount $11,524 spousal amount $10,113 Because the […]