KWB Blog

The latest financial news and accounting tips from KWB.

Apr 12 2021
Strategic Business Goal Setting

Do you want to understand where your business is today and where it could be tomorrow? With ONSight Advisory, we can offer you expert advice and help with Strategic Business Goal Setting. We’ll complete an analysis of your business to identify the steps needed to create a clear path forward for you to reach your […]

Mar 18 2021
Introducing ONSight Advisory Services Powered by KWB

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of ONSight Advisory, KWB’s new expanded services to support the needs and goals of entrepreneurs and small business owners. We’re offering expert advice and guidance to improve business performance while simplifying your accounting experience. Our advisors will provide insight and accountability to help you grow and operate your business […]

Feb 24 2021
Changes to Employer-Provided Benefits and Allowances

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has made changes to taxable benefits for employment conditions such as working from home, commuting, meal costs, etc.  These changes are valid for the period between March 15 2020 and December 31 2020. If you’re an employer, take note of these important changes: Commuting Costs If you pay for, reimburse, or […]

Feb 18 2021
New Critical Worker Benefit for Albertans

The Critical Worker Benefit will bring much needed relief to eligible workers across the province, providing a one-time payment of $1,200 to eligible critical care workers in recognition of their hard work to provide Albertans with the care and services they need. Applications for the private sector will open on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 and […]

Jan 14 2021
The CRA may owe you money

Most of us daydream about receiving a surprise notification that we have suddenly received some unexpected money Although it may not qualify as a windfall, there is a chance that the CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) may owe you some money. There is approximately $1 billion in uncashed refunds from the CRA in Canada.  You may […]

Dec 4 2020
Alberta Fire Code Occupant Load

On Site Fire Protection recently contacted us to inform us of the new occupant load restrictions due to the COVID pandemic.  We believe that many of you will benefit from the information. So what does “Occupant Load” mean?  Occupant Load is the maximum number of persons that may occupy a building or an area of […]

Sep 8 2020
6 Steps to Increase Your Business Cash Flow

Your company’s sales and revenue may look healthy, however, if the money you have to pay out leaves your business before the money you are owed comes in, this will result in negative cash flow.  If you are unable to pay your company’s bills, this can lead to even bigger problems like bad credit and […]