8 things you need to know before claiming new family tax cut
The most important change this tax season is the family tax cut — announced by Ottawa last October — but it’s so new, many Canadians don’t know much about it. We launch our annual tax section today with a closer look at the income-splitting measure and how it could benefit you.Ottawa extends 15% tax credit for mining sector by 1 more year
The federal government says it wants to extend a tax credit for junior mining companies by an extra year, into next year's tax season.TFSA tinkering, high fund feeds and inflation: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP
From news that high investment fees are robbing you of years of your retirement, to new data suggesting you're going to need every penny you can get your hands on, it was a busy week in business news. Jacqueline Hansen gets you caught up in our weekly video recap.Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway has 'right person' as successor
Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, told investors on Saturday that the company had found his successor, and the company's vice chairman, Charlie Munger, identified two Berkshire executives as candidates.BlackBerry deepens Samsung partnership in attempt to attract business customers
BlackBerry Ltd. is bulking up its security partnership with Samsung Electronics in an effort to attract more business customers.China's central bank cuts interest rates as slowdown deepens
China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in three months Saturday, another sign the country's leaders are worried the economic slowdown is deepening too sharply.