Since taking office, the Trudeau Government has introduced higher tax rates for those earning the most (i.e. those who’ve worked hard to build their business). The Trudeau Government has eliminated the previous government’s income splitting among family members tax benefit, which was designed to help one-earner families where the other spouse stays home to take care of children. They’ve...
Yes, it’s true. The Ontario Ministry of Finance has started to audit dentists in order to ensure they have paid enough Employer Health Tax (EHT) for all employees. And they’re disputing dentist’s characterization of hygienists and associates as independent contractors (instead of employees)(! If they believe they should have been employees, then the practice would be on the...
Last week, David Mayzel and I attended the 4th Annual Definitive Conference on Dental Service Organizations in New Orleans put on by the leading U.S. law firm in that space, Dykema. It was packed (probably over 1,000 attendees) with vendors, DSOs, dentists, investors, and lawyers…. lots of lawyers ;-). By way of background, DSOs are typically non-dentist corporate entities that provide business...
As we expected, the Ontario Government announced how they are going to update employment and labour laws in Ontario. After the lengthy Changing Workplaces Review was completed this month, the government moved fast to tell us which of the recommendations they would implement. Dentists in Ontario should take note of the following updates to the law that will likely come into effect in 2018 or 2019: Read More →
A very large component of what we do at DMC LLP is assist sellers and buyers in transitioning. And we notice things. For example: Buyers Are Getting More Sophisticated Buyers – thanks to us educating them, no doubt! – are becoming more sophisticated. It typically takes 3 months from the time an LOI is signed up until the closing is finalized. But now, because buyers are paying...
A group of Canadian dentists, hygienists, dental students, Henry Schein reps and support staff work hard to provide free dental treatment and education at Grange Hill in Jamaica (September 2016)
Dental Lawyers David Mayzel and Michael Carabash speak to a room packed full of dentists and dental students at Patterson Dental (in Mississauga) about buying a dental practice.
Branding Your Practice – Part 2
David and Michael speak at the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre about branding your dental practice (Part 1)
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David, Michael, Ljubica, Jonathan, Ben and Julie are a truly dynamic team. Their diverse knowledge, skills, and experiences will help you get the best deal possible while promoting your interests and protecting your rights. You can read dentist testimonials here.