Grant Thornton Feed: Industries/Segments Keep informed, subscribe to our feed and get our latest updates. 2011-11-16T12:00:00-05:00 Grant Thornton Canada http://www.grantthornton.ca Manufacturers' Outlook 2017 urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-2017OUTLOOKvDe8FINALRev.pdf 2016-12-14T14:13:07-05:00 Read the results of the industry survey - conducted by PLANT Magazine and sponsored by Grant Thornton - which provides insights into business optimism for 2017, exporting, strategy, innovation, cyber-security, productivity and so much more… <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/2017OUTLOOKvDe8FINALRev.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Exporting your way to successful growth urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-36-37_GTStory-final.pdf 2016-12-13T10:16:28-05:00 This article by Mitchell Osak appears in the November/December 2016 issue of Food in Canada magazine and provides food and beverage processors with insights on exporting as a strategic way to maintain growth. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/36-37_GTStory-final.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Top strategies for growing your business abroad urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-CMO_Oct16_Export Insights_LR.pdf 2016-11-22T12:43:44-05:00   <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/CMO_Oct16_Export Insights_LR.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> The looming uncertainty of softwood lumber urn:uuid:-resources-insights-articles-Softwood_Lumber_WEB_FINAL.pdf 2016-11-04T16:47:39-05:00   <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/articles/Softwood_Lumber_WEB_FINAL.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> There’s a lot more than food on the table urn:uuid:-resources-insights-reports-Operations_Report_Oct_2016.pdf 2016-10-12T12:34:46-05:00 An article by Martha Oner and Jim Menzies. Food in Canada Magazine, October 2016. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/reports/Operations_Report_Oct_2016.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Focus on growth urn:uuid:-resources-insights-white_papers-ClientThinkshops_whitepaper.pdf 2016-08-22T16:54:16-05:00   <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/white_papers/ClientThinkshops_whitepaper.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> New rules for eligible capital property urn:uuid:-resources-insights-budget_analyses-New_rules_for_ECP_April8.pdf 2016-04-13T09:29:28-05:00   <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/budget_analyses/New_rules_for_ECP_April8.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Tyranny of the immediate urn:uuid:-resources-insights-articles-Tyranny article from PLNT_APR16-(DE)(1).pdf 2016-04-11T09:05:47-05:00 Tyranny of the immediate: how to avoid it and expand globally, By Mitchell Osak, PLANT Magazine April 2016 <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/articles/Tyranny article from PLNT_APR16-(DE)(1).pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Cash flow - Oil and Gas Article urn:uuid:-resources-insights-articles-Cash_flow_Oil_and_Gas_Article.pdf 2015-02-25T14:09:29-05:00   <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/articles/Cash_flow_Oil_and_Gas_Article.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> En bref: Nouveautés en comptabilité (janvier 2015) urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Flash publication JAN 2015 FRENCH.pdf 2015-01-30T15:12:46-05:00 Les bulletins En bref offrent un condensé des plus récentes nouvelles et publications provenant des normalisateurs en ce qui a trait aux normes comptables pour les entreprises à capital fermé (NCECF), les organismes sans but lucratif (OSBL) et les régimes de retraite. Les Normes internationales d’information financière (IFRS) ne sont pas abordées dans les bulletins En bref, mais nous publions des Bulletins de nouvelles sur les IFRS, entièrement consacrés aux nouveautés en matière d’IFRS, ainsi que des Alertes de votre conseiller, qui traitent de sujets spécifiques importants. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Flash publication JAN 2015 FRENCH.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Flash bulletin: Accounting News (January 2015) urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Flash publication Jan 2015 FINAL.pdf 2015-01-30T15:09:21-05:00 Flash bulletins provide a summary of the most recent news and publications from standard setters on accounting standards for private enterprises (ASPE), not-for-profit organizations (NFPO) and pension plans. International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are not covered by the Flash bulletins, but we issue IFRS Newsletters, dedicated exclusively to new IFRS developments, and Adviser Alerts on specific topics of importance. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Flash publication Jan 2015 FINAL.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Redeemable preferred shares issued in a tax planning arrangement (exposure draft issued) urn:uuid:-resources-insights-adviser_alerts-Grant Thornton Adviser_alert_Preferred_shares_issued_in_a_tax_planning_arrangement.pdf 2014-11-19T14:56:16-05:00 On October 1, 2014, the Canadian Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) issued an exposure draft (ED) pertaining to Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE) which proposes significant revisions to the accounting for redeemable preferred shares issued in a tax planning arrangement under specific sections of the Canadian Income Tax Act (ITA). <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/adviser_alerts/Grant Thornton Adviser_alert_Preferred_shares_issued_in_a_tax_planning_arrangement.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Actions privilégiées rachetables émises à titre de mesure de planification fiscale (exposé-sondage publié) urn:uuid:-resources-insights-adviser_alerts-Alerte de votre conseiller_Expose-sondage actions privilegiees rachetables_sans suivi des modifications.pdf 2014-11-11T10:31:12-05:00 Le 1er octobre 2014, le Conseil des normes comptables du Canada (CNC) a publié un exposé-sondage relatif aux Normes comptables pour les entreprises à capital fermé (NCECF), qui propose d’importantes révisions à la comptabilisation des actions privilégiées rachetables émises à titre de mesure de planification fiscale dans le cadre des dispositions prévues à certains articles spécifiés de la Loi de l’impôt sur le revenu (Canada) (L.I.R.). <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/adviser_alerts/Alerte de votre conseiller_Expose-sondage actions privilegiees rachetables_sans suivi des modifications.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> A new global standard on revenue—What this means for the construction industry urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Construction Industry FINAL.pdf 2014-08-07T16:03:36-05:00 The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and U.S. FASB have finally issued|,|their new Standard on revenue – IFRS 15 ‘Revenue from Contracts with Customers’ (ASU|,|2014-09 or Topic 606 in the U.S.). This bulletin summarises the new requirements and|,|what they will mean for the construction industry. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Construction Industry FINAL.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> A new global standard on revenue—What this means for the retail industry urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Retail Industry FINAL.pdf 2014-08-07T15:45:13-05:00 The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and US FASB have finally issued|,|their new Standard on revenue – IFRS 15 ‘Revenue from Contracts with Customers’|,|(ASU 2014-09 or Topic 606 in the US). This bulletin summarises the new requirements|,|and what they will mean for the retail industry. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Retail Industry FINAL.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> A new global standard on revenue—What this means for the software and cloud services industries urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Software and Cloud Services Industry FINAL.pdf 2014-08-07T15:37:00-05:00 The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), along with the FASB in the US,|,|have finally issued their new Standard on revenue – IFRS 15 ‘Revenue from Contracts|,|with Customers’ (ASU 2014-09 or Topic 606 in the US). This bulletin summarises the new|,|requirements and what they will mean for the software and cloud services industries. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Software and Cloud Services Industry FINAL.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Bulletin de nouvelles sur les IFRS—Numero special Produits (juin 2014) urn:uuid:-resources-insights-accounting_standards_developments-Bulletin_IFRS _SpEcial_juin_2014.pdf 2014-07-14T16:54:36-05:00 Après plus de cinq ans consacrés à son élaboration, l’IASB et|,|le FASB ont finalement publié leur nouvelle norme convergente|,|sur la comptabilisation des produits des activités ordinaires (ciaprès|,|« produits »), l’IFRS 15 Produits des activités ordinaires|,|tirés des contrats avec des clients. L’IFRS 15 remplace l’IAS 18|,|Produits des activités ordinaires et l’IAS 11 Contrats de|,|construction et aura une incidence sur la quasi-totalité des|,|entités génératrices de produits qui appliquent les IFRS. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/accounting_standards_developments/Bulletin_IFRS _SpEcial_juin_2014.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Orthodontists: Watch how you prepare your invoices and account for ITCs urn:uuid:-resources-insights-articles-Orthodontists_and_ITCs_July 2014.pdf 2014-07-14T15:56:15-05:00 We’ve recently come across situations where the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has denied input tax credits (ITCs) to GST/HST registered orthodontists because their invoices did not split the bill between the orthodontic appliance and the service element. This article is intended to make you aware of the CRA’s administrative policy on the application of GST/HST to orthodontists, and what you need to do to protect yourself in this area. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/articles/Orthodontists_and_ITCs_July 2014.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Accounting for the HST urn:uuid:-resources-insights-adviser_alerts-Adviser_alert_Accounting_for_HST_July_2010.pdf 2014-06-30T13:28:08-05:00 The July 1, 2010 switchover to HST in Ontario and BC has impacted many areas of business and may also have a financial statement impact, including adjustments to the carrying amount of certain balance sheet items as well as prospective impacts on the income statement. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/adviser_alerts/Adviser_alert_Accounting_for_HST_July_2010.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a> Amendments to IFRS 1— removal of fixed dates for first-time adopters urn:uuid:-resources-insights-adviser_alerts-Adviser_ alert_ Amendments_ to_ IFRS_1_Removal_of_fixed_dates_for_first_time_adopters_September 2010.pdf 2014-06-30T13:27:23-05:00 Details surrounding the Exposure Draft recently released by the AcSB which seeks, subject to comments received following exposure, to incorporate into Part I of the CICA Handbook – Accounting amendments to IFRS 1 First-time Adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards. <a href="http://www.grantthornton.ca/resources/insights/adviser_alerts/Adviser_ alert_ Amendments_ to_ IFRS_1_Removal_of_fixed_dates_for_first_time_adopters_September 2010.pdf?jsmobile=0" >click to open PDF</a>