I couldn’t help but notice the colorful picture in the Feb. 25 Morning Call of a boy airborne on his skateboard. While I’m sure it takes considerable agility to perform these maneuvers, and the youngsters get quite a thrill out of it, I also wonder if they, and the public, realize the damage they are causing to area businesses.
Sporting goods retailer, agreed yesterday to be bought for $1.3 billion by a group led by Leonard Green Partners LP. The company’s shares rose 18 percent, the most in more than four years. The price was 20 percent above $31.05, the stock’s close Friday.
The same price brings a breakfast of yam, banana dumpling, and callaloo, but we haven’t even mentioned the really lip smacking stuff found at Cliff’s: curried goat with a devilish ginger masala kick, and barbecued and/or jerked chicken and pork ribs that get slow cooked in a black barbecue smoker outside. Ask for the hotter barbecue sauce, which is perked with piquant Scotch bonnet chilies, and request a Red Stripe Beer to chug along. You are set..
Collecting potential evidence when conducting investigations is a critical function of law enforcement. Most PD retain footage for up to 90 days unless it is tagged as actual evidence, at which point it would be saved and reviewed. There is not literally every second of every day being recorded and retained indefinitely..
One of the best features is the function. It gives two parallel timelines: how much sleep you had, with how many steps you taken underneath. The day I took 29,561 steps was the night I slept the best, with four hours of deep sleep; when I took only 8,930 steps one day, my deep sleep was reduced to one hour and 46 minutes.
It can be found here.What are the practical implications of these changes?The implications are big.For many business owners, their tax bills will go up meaningfully. Standard income splitting will be limited and income deferrals may no longer make sense.If you made $500,000 in a year, you may have only taken $100,000 as income personally, maybe you paid $100,000 of dividends (likely with some income splitting), and kept the rest in your corporation.In 2018, you may decide to spend more the active business, but if you have no incentive to leave the assets in the corporation, you may simply have income or dividends totalling $500,000 in your name. Your tax bill in 2018 will be significantly larger.Here are some strategies that can be put in place in 2017 that can minimize the damage.Solution No.