Welcome to The Canadian Tax Resource Blog


About The “Tax Guy”

The Canadian Tax Resource Blog is an income tax, personal finance, investment and career website with articles about a variety of topics, current events, and product reviews. This blog is a venue for me to share my experience and views on a variety of topics with others.

If this is your first visit, visit the home page and read some of my articles or visit the links in the sidebars where you will find articles sorted by categories and more. Feel free to contact me with any questions, tips or ideas for articles.

If you are interested in my professional accounting and tax services, you may contact me directly through the contact form on this site. Or follow my Burlington Accountant page.

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Comment Policy

All comments are welcome and encouraged. Comments should be constructive and help improve personal and financial circumstances.

However, comments that are off topic, contain unsolicited commercial content, spam, or are inappropriate will be removed solely at my discretion. Personal attacks directed to anyone associated with this site or leaving comments will also be deleted.

Moderation of Comments. Some comments, particularly those from first time commenter’s or those that contain outbound links, may be automatically moderated and held for review. This is an anti-spam measure to ensure that content is appropriate and adds value to the discussions.

Responding to Questions. Many comments contain questions or clarifications to actual situations. At noted the disclosure policy, be aware that this information should not be relied upon as professional advice and you should seek the assistance of a paid professional advisor.

Also, note that while comments and discussion are important, I cannot respond to and answer all questions.

Posting Personal Information. Please avoid posting personal information in the comments. including your real first and last name, social insurance number or address.

Additional information regarding comments:

  • Privacy Policy. The Canadian Tax Resource privacy policy applies to all comments left on this site.
  • Responsibility. The author of a comment is solely responsible and liable for the contents of that comment. Once your comment is posted, it may not be edited or removed by the comment author. We do not have the duty to modify or delete the comment at your request; however, we reserve the right to edit or remove your comment at our discretion.
  • Rights to use. By posting a comment, you grant us an irrevocable license and the right to use, display, republish, sell, alter, or delete your comment in any way and for any reason.
  • Signatures. Please do not leave a signature in your comments. Please use the provided text field to include your website information. Signatures and/or comments containing signatures may be deleted.
  • Policy subject to change. This policy is subject to change at any time without notice.

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Disclaimer & Full Disclosure

The information on Canadian Tax Resource should not be taken as professional advice. Each person’s situation differs, and your own professional advisor can assist you in using the information on Canadian Tax Resource to your best advantage.

Full Disclosure

This policy is valid from 12 January 2010

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog, please contact feedback “at” taxresource.ca.

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner(s) of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

This blog does not contain any content that might present a conflict of interest.

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Privacy Policy

Modern information and communication technologies play a fundamental role in the activities of an organization like Canadian Tax Resource. Canadian Tax Resource’s principle activity is to provide information to out visitors. This policy covers Canadian Tax Resource, a website: blog.taxresource.ca, located in Burlington Ontario Canada.

You can access our Web site home page and browse our site without disclosing your personal data. Canadian Tax Resource does not enable our visitors to communicate with other visitors or to post information to be accessed by others. Our Web site does not include links to third party Web service providers.

We do not use cookies on our Web site. We do not automatically log personal data nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. These cookies, known as DART cookies, allow Google to display ads to you based on visits to our site and other sites on the internet.

We collect the personal data that you may volunteer while using our services. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.

We only collect e-mail addresses provided to us directly by you for the purposes of distributing newsletters and marketing materials concerning Canadian Tax Resource. If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, we offer you the means to consent to this new purpose: feedback “at” taxresource.ca.

Canadian Tax Resource does not knowingly collect personal data from children. We take specific steps to protect the privacy of children by giving parents the option to consent to the collection and use of the child’s personal data for our internal use. We do not provide information about our personal data practices in relation to children on our home page or at those sites on our Web site where we collect personal data.

We do not disclose your personal data to our subsidiaries or other organizations.

We do not give visitors to our Web site the option of using a secure transmission method to send us their personal data.

We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from, unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitors’ personal data. We ensure that your personal data will not be disclosed to federal and provincial authorities except if required by law or other regulation.

We will provide you access to the personal information we may hold and you may request a copy of the data by sending an email (feedback “at” taxresource.ca). Upon request, we will provide you with a readable copy of the personal data which we keep about you, within a month, although we may before; require proof of your identity. We will provide the information without any charge.

We allow you to challenge the data that we hold about you and, where appropriate, you may have the data: erased, rectified or amended, or completed. We reserve the right to refuse to provide our visitors with a copy of their personal data, but will give reasons for our refusal. We do, however, allow you to challenge our decision to refuse to provide you with a copy of your personal data.

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