Current affairs

2018 Federal Budget : New Filing Requirements for Trusts and Other Obligations

March 13th, 2018

Trusts which did not have filing obligations in the past may be subject to the new reporting requirements starting 2021.


BCF is pleased to announce that tax lawyer Héléna Gagné has joined its Wealth Protection team

February 19th, 2018

A prominent young tax lawyer, Héléna joins a team that includes some of the best experts in Quebec in tax planning, estate planning and wealth protection.


Entrepreneur or executive: Who will have access to your will?

February 8th, 2018

When your father dies, you find out that he bequeathed his entire estate to his new wife and named her liquidator of the succession. She refuses to let you see the will. What can you do?


Summary of the proposed measures announced on July 18, 2017 relating to income splitting strategies

July 25th, 2017

Our team analysed the impacts of these propositions. A must read to know how they could impact your business.


New Legislative Provisions Concerning the Registration of Trusts

July 28th, 2014


The Enterprise Registrar recently sent a letter to certain trusts informing them of the new obligations to be met by trusts under An Act Respecting the Legal Publicity of Enterprises (“ARLPE”).