COVID-19: Business Check-In

The application process for certain programs has not been smooth.

  • May 28, 2020


The business of COVID-19: Tax Check-In

June 1 deadline for submitting tax returns is looming

  • May 22, 2020


The Editor’s Desk: A slippery garden slope

It started harmlessly enough, with pulling a few weeds, and then it just grew


COVID-19 Business Support: Wage subsidy system underway

“Questions from businesses continue, but now the answers are more concrete … “

  • Apr 30, 2020

Gardening community blooming in Boundary

Column by Jensen Edwards

COVID-19: Gov’t filings, payments and timing

With April 30 looming, it’s important to know that Canada’s regular due…

  • Apr 23, 2020

Message from Kootenay West MLA

Minister Katrine Conroy, local MLA, offers words to her constituency

  • Apr 22, 2020

The business of COVID-19; wage subsidy and CERB

Ron Clarke is a Trail business owner and columnist of ‘Tax Tips & Pits’ for the Trail Times

  • Apr 2, 2020

Fishing the Columbia, the only game in town

Sports ‘n’ Things

  • Mar 27, 2020

This tax season, let’s challenge your knowledge on personal tax

Tax Quiz #5: Charitable Giving

  • Mar 18, 2020

Bibi, Benny and Ruvi: the future of Israel

Binyamin Netanyahu, or ‘Bibi’ as everyone calls him, is the longest-serving prime…

  • Mar 12, 2020

CRA: What’s new for this tax season?

There are earth shattering new items for tax prep 2019. Hold on tightly.

  • Mar 11, 2020

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

This tax season, challenge your tax knowledge

Tax Quiz #4: RRSP contribution room

  • Feb 26, 2020

Mechanic will likely be empathetic, not sympathetic

Nutini: Recalls and ‘campaigns’ all factor into a mechanic’s diagnostic process

  • Feb 13, 2020

Longtime newspaper columnist Christie Blatchford dead at 68

Blatchford had been undergoing treatment for lung cancer in Toronto

This tax season, challenge your knowledge on personal tax

Quiz #2: What receipts can you include?

  • Feb 12, 2020

When things are ‘stuck’ and you don’t know what to do

Ron Nutini is a licenced automotive technician in Trail

  • Jan 30, 2020

Employee Benefits: Determining what is taxable, and what is not

Ron Clarke has his MBA and owns a business in Trail

  • Jan 29, 2020

Fraser Institute school rankings useless without context

Top schools ensure their success by filtering for students who are already succeeding