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Welcome to our blog! Here you’ll find posts on the latest news and additional information related to our practice areas. We also like to share news about our team and our involvement in the community.

October 4, 2017

Committeeship

by Sunjeet Grewal Powers of Attorney (POA), which deal with legal and financial decisions, and Representation Agreements (RA), which deal with health care decisions, are important pieces for every estate plan, however, often times people fail to have these prepared. […]

September 29, 2017

FAQs: The Empty Homes Tax

by Jasmine Fernando and Geoffrey Lim The Empty Homes Tax (EHT) came into effect January 2017 and many of our clients have had questions about what it is and when it applies. Answers to some frequently asked questions about the […]

July 10, 2017

Taxes Paid by the Estate

by Sunjeet Grewal The death of a loved one is a difficult burden to handle and can be overwhelming for most. In addition, as the executor of an estate of a loved one, there are critical tasks, responsibilities and processes […]

June 26, 2017

Canadian Citizenship Act Amendments 2017

On June 19, 2017, Bill C-6 (an Act to amend the Citizenship Act and make consequential amendments to another Act), received Royal Assent. The following is a summary of the Bill C-6 amendments: Changes in immediate effect June 19, 2017: […]

June 23, 2017

Ride don’t Hide

Bell Alliance is proud to support the Ride don’t Hide bike event happening this Sunday June 25, 2017.  The event is promoting mental health and is hosted by the Canadian Mental Health Association.  It is important to raise both awareness […]

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