When does my Child Support Obligation End?

Child support is a crucial aspect of family law in Ontario, ensuring that children receive the financial support they need after parents separate or divorce. One common question that arises among parents is whether their child support obligation ends when their child reaches the age of 18. In Ontario, child support does not automatically terminate […]

Corporate Minute Books

What is a Minute Book? If you have incorporated your business, whether it is providing pet grooming services or managing or leasing real estate, you are required under provincial legislation (Business Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. B.16 (the “OBCA”) or federal legislation (Canada Business Corporations Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-44 (the “CBCA”)), to maintain certain […]

Personal Real Estate Corporations (PREC)

Overview On October 1, 2020, the Ontario government amended the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act (the “Act”) to expand on the terms that brokers and salespersons may use to describe themselves in advertising, and replaces references to “commissions and other remuneration” with “remuneration”. The Act was amended to permit a brokerage to pay remuneration […]

Voluntary Dissolution of a Business Corporation – Ontario

Voluntary Dissolution A business corporation in Ontario can be dissolved either voluntarily or involuntarily. As the name suggests, a voluntary dissolution is one whereby you decide to dissolve the corporation yourself. There are two ways to dissolve your corporation voluntarily, depending on whether your corporation has started carrying on business or issued shares. Form 10 […]