Michael Kennedy

October 7, 2014

IRS Form 8891 OBSOLETE!

The IRS recently announced that United States citizens and residents with Canadian registered retirement plans (RRSP & RRIF) no longer need to file Form 8891 reporting […]
June 24, 2014

Cross Border Tax & Law Newsletter, June 2014

Check out the latest from Ingenuity Counsel in its June 2014 Cross Border Tax & Law Newsletter.  It’s all Business in this issue. We discuss key […]
May 16, 2014

Canadian Business Expansion into the United States

The United States is the world’s largest and most concentrated market for almost every product and service. It accounts for almost half the world’s total production […]
May 13, 2014

I-9 Audits and Compliance

I-9 Basics Every employer must have an I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification Form completed for every employee who they employ in the U.S. This includes Canadian companies […]
May 12, 2014

L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visas

A Canadian employee being transferred from an employer within Canada, to a related employer in the United States is most likely to consider the L-1 intracompany […]
May 9, 2014

Commuter Green Cards

An applicant for United States immigrant visa, or permanent resident, status (“green card”), who is residing in Canada, may request a commuter green card so that […]
April 30, 2014

Le Chocolat Sponsorship

It was announced today that Ingenuity Counsel will be a sponsor of the largest spring run in Southern Ontario on Sunday May 4th, 2014. Le Chocolat: […]
April 22, 2014

Estate dispute caused by 'E-Z Legal Form' is a 'cautionary tale,' says justice

Ann Aldrich used an “E-Z Legal Form” when she made out her will in 2004, a decision that proved to be a good choice for two […]
April 2, 2014

Cross Border Estate Planning Presentation

Over the past few months, Michael Kennedy has presented on the topic of “Cross Border Tax & Estate Planning for Canadians” to groups throughout Southwestern Ontario. […]
April 1, 2014

Beyond the Border

On February 4, 2011, President Obama and Prime Minister Harper announced the United States – Canada joint declaration, Beyond the Border: A Shared Vision for Perimeter […]