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Manning Elliott LLP is one of the province’s largest independent regional accounting and business advisory firms with offices in downtown Vancouver, Burnaby, Surrey and Abbotsford, B.C.

Why women will control half of all accumulated wealth in Canada

By 2026, women in Canada will control nearly half of all accumulated financial wealth. However, traditionally many women have not been included in wealth management conversations, leaving a wide...

How the speculation and vacancy tax is catching B.C. residents off guard

The new B.C. speculation and vacancy tax – which for 2018 is based on a tax rate of 0.5% of a home’s assessed value – was designed to target domestic and foreign speculators that own residences in...

New employer tax is rolling out in 2019 and may catch businesses unaware

Businesses with a payroll over $500,000 need to pay the new employer health tax starting in 2019

How to get listed: considerations for cannabis companies going public post-legalization

Accounting firm Manning Elliott LLP advises cannabis companies on taxes, audits and financial issues

People first: How to prepare and plan a successful family business transition

Long-term planning, mentoring successors and empowering new owners are key to success

Real estate taxes in new budgets impacting foreign investment and hurting British Columbians

Measures like the speculation tax will be perceived by investors as a “tax grab” and pushing investors away, says Manning Elliott’s Raymond Lu.

Cryptocurrency mining is here to stay and it’s a game changer for auditors

Cryptocurrencies are difficult to audit because of their very nature, explains financial expert.

Top tips for transitioning or selling a business

Preparing to transition a business to a family member, partner, or to sell a business is a complicated process that requires long-term strategizing. Whatever the reason for exiting—whether it be...

Wealth transitioning and potential tax increases affect B.C. farmers

The Fraser Valley Regional District, one of the most intensively farmed areas in Canada, is facing both internal and external issues concerning tax increases and the transitioning of wealth to the...

Long-time tax expert Steve Reed reflects on business growth

After a career spanning 38 years, 28 spent with accounting and business advisory firm Manning Elliott LLP, tax specialist Steve Reed has seen the business evolve and grow to become one of the largest...