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Don Foster

Senior Investment Advisor, Financial Planner

Don Foster

BMO Nesbitt Burns
885 West Georgia Street
18th Floor
Vancouver, BC
V6C 3E8

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Taxes and Estate Planning

Learn about key aspects to Tax & Estate Planning

How Investment Income Is Taxed
Knowing how tax rules affect your investments is essential in order to maximize your after tax return. This article discusses the taxation of investment income as it pertains to an individual resident in Canada.

Strategies to Minimize Capital Gains Tax
For investors who have realized significant capital gains, this article examines various strategies to help reduce the impact of a potential tax liability resulting in the realization of a capital gain.

Understanding Capital Losses
This article will discuss capital losses, superficial losses and summarize tax loss selling regulations.
Consider Tax-Loss Selling
It may make sense to consider engaging in a tax-loss selling strategy before the end of the year, to reduce your overall tax liability or to receive a refund of taxes paid in a previous year.

Probate Fees and Taxes
This article discusses probate and how to reduce probate costs.

Granting Power of Attorney
This article will discuss the importance of granting a Power of Attorney.

Probate Plannning

Planning for Retirement

Checklist - More than 10 Years to Retirement

Checklist - Between 2 and 10 Years to Retirement

Checklist - Less than 2 Years to Retirement

Collecting the CPP

Planning for Certain Risks in Retirement

Retirement Trends