Canadian Canola Growers Association

Tax changes & your farm: What’s being done & what can you do?

September 13, 2017Hub Article

​​​​​The federal government is proposing tax changes that will impact small business corporations, including farms. While farmers don't have a lot of time to think about tax changes during harvest, it is important that they are aware of what is being proposed and how it may impact their family's future.

What we know

The Department of Finance has proposed a series of modifications to the Income Tax Act with the stated goal of changing current tax provisions that can result in "high-income individuals gaining tax advantages" not otherwise available to Canadians. Three major changes being proposed could significantly impact farmers. These include adjustments to:​

​​​​​The federal government is proposing tax changes that will impact small business corporations, including farms. While farmers don't have a lot of time to think about tax changes during harvest, it is important that they are aware of what is being proposed and how it may impact their family's future.

What we know

The Department of Finance has... (read more)

Farmers: Have Your Say on Canada’s Food Policy

July 12, 2017Hub Article

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Government of Canada is asking Canadians to share their views on A Food Policy for Canada. The policy could affect the way you farm in the future, so farmers are encouraged to complete the 10-minute survey before the July 27 deadline.

National Food Policy – A large undertaking

The Government's new food policy is... (read more)

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