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  • Congratulations to the 2018 Disability Hall of Fame Inductees

    November 10, 2018 by

    On October 19th, Hogg, Shain and Scheck, attended the 2018 Canadian Disability Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Congratulations to this year’s inductees: James Kyte, retired National Hockey League defenceman, first legally deaf NHL player; Alvin Law, motivational speaker, thalidomide survivor born without arms; and the Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney, former Canada’s Prime Minister dedicated to
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  • TEC Canada CEO Confidence Index

    November 2, 2018 by

    TEC Canada released the results of a confidence survey of small-to-medium enterprises with employees between 50 and 500 and annual revenue over $1 million The survey included questions on the taxation of small business and on NAFTA uncertainty.  For the results of the survey you can download the full report here: TEC Canada CEO Confidence
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  • Supporting 25th Annual Church & Charity Law Seminar

    November 1, 2018 by

    Hogg, Shain and Scheck is supporting the 25th annual Church & Charity Law Seminar hosted by Carters Professional Corporation. Carters is an experienced law firm specializing in advising churches, charities and not-for-profit organizations both in Canada and internationally. We will be joining the seminar on Thursday, November 8th at the PORTICO Community Church for a
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  • HSS at DRIVEN 2018 with the Ontario Non Profit Network

    October 29, 2018 by

    Hogg, Shain & Scheck (HSS) attended Nonprofit Driven 2018 on October 10 – 11th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. In its fifth year, the event brought numerous not-for-profit industry professionals together under one roof. Over 500 attendees, more than any other year before, gathered to connect, learn and drive a change. The conference was
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  • Purchasing a home from a non-resident. Beware!

    October 13, 2018 by

    A recent decision by the Tax Court of Canada highlights the danger of Section 116 of the Income Tax Act (“ITA”). In the case of Kau v. the Queen, Mr. Kau purchased a condo in Toronto from Mr. Y for $368,000. Mr. Y it turns out was a non-resident for Canadian tax purposes (he had
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  • HSS is supporting Gather: Rise 2018

    October 10, 2018 by

    This year, Hogg, Shain & Scheck is supporting Gather Women’s 3rd annual National Gathering, Gather: Rise 2018.  Gather Women is a Canadian movement that supports and empowers all women to be the influencers in this world and to live with the love for God. The association exists to connect Canadian Christian women, to engage its
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  • Game for Golf

    October 3, 2018 by

    At Hogg, Shain and Scheck we value the impact of the not-for-profit sector on society. This year, we joined KC’s Cancer Cushion Fund and the Ontario Produce Marketing Association for a great season of golf! KC’s Cancer Cushion Fund started with one strong, golden-hearted woman, Kate Coen, fighting breast cancer, and grew to become a
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  • Join Us! HSS Not-for-Profit Seminar: Navigating Change for Social Impact

    September 28, 2018 by

    Have you booked your ticket to the upcoming Seminar hosted by Hogg, Shain & Scheck.  Join other charities and not-for-profit organizations at this October program.  See below for details. Session 1: Accounting & Auditing Standards Update – There’s a new audit report in Canada.  Find out how this change and other standards changes will impact
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  • Proudly Supporting Nonprofit Driven 2018 – a key conference for not-for-profit organizations in Ontario

    September 27, 2018 by

    Hogg, Shain & Scheck (HSS) is a proud supporter of Nonprofit Driven 2018, an event that brings hundreds of not-for-profit industry leaders and enthusiasts together. Organized by Ontario Nonprofit Network, Nonprofit Driven is a place to exchange valuable knowledge, discuss important changes in the sector and promote a thriving community. The two-day conference is filled
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  • Business Use of a Vehicle in Canada

    September 8, 2018 by

    A fundamental principle of Canada’s tax legislation is that an expenditure should only be deductible if it was incurred for the purposes of gaining or producing income. It holds then that expenditures that are personal in nature can’t be claimed against one’s income. While that sounds simple and straightforward in theory, real life has a
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  • TEC Canada’s latest survey indicates hopeful viewpoints surrounding Canada’s future business conditions among TEC Canada’s business community

    July 30, 2018 by

    The Executive Committee (TEC) Canada has released the second TEC Canada CEO Confidence survey, giving valuable insight into today’s business conditions and tomorrow’s business outlook, as seen by TEC Canada’s business community. The survey consists of 243 responses and reflects small to medium business assessment. Economist Dr. Peter Andersen, who analysed the survey, points out
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  • Hogg, Shain and Scheck is Proud to Support the HSS Professional Corporation Award to a Student of the Ted Rogers School of Management

    July 9, 2018 by

    On April 30th 2018, Hogg, Shain & Scheck (HSS) attended the Ted Rogers School of Business Management & School of Accounting & Finance Awards Ceremony to hand out the HSS Professional Corporation Award to one outstanding undergraduate recipient. The Hogg, Shain & Scheck Professional Corporation Award acknowledges full-time students whose major is Accounting and who
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