In December, BC Assessment began to issue notification letters to property owners whose assessments will be changing significantly more than the average. If you have received a notification informing you of a change, you should be engaging appropriate experts to assist you in managing your property assessment. Some of the more significant changes to be…Details
The Canadian Self Storage Association is pleased to announce that David Allan, VP Development at Apple Self Storage, has been elected to the CSSA Board of Directors. The vote was cast at the CSSA annual general meeting by members of the association on June 7th 2018. “The duties of the Board of Directors are to…Details
The following Members will all be standing for election and re-election at the 2017 C.S.S.A. Annual General Meeting on June 7, 2018. There are 7 seats on your Board and we would like to give you the opportunity to “meet” these professionals in the self storage industry here. Mr. Troy McLellan – President/Chief Executive Officer…Details
As you are all aware since the current Federal Government has been in position, there has really been no new movement towards achieving our goal of exemption to the 5 employee rule under the Active/Passive Tax Rules for small independent Canadian businesses. However with that said, please be very aware that your Association is still…Details
Fellow Self Storage Owners and Operators, As a follow-up to my email of yesterday, the federal government released more information regarding how they will restrict income sprinkling. See attached for a summary of the updated proposal. In essence, the new rules address some of the criticisms and challenges of the July 18, 2017 proposals; however, they still…Details
Things may seem like they have been quiet on the Active Passive Tax Issue front, but in actuality that is the furthest from the truth! During this past summer the CSSA visited Self Storage Operators in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. We held luncheons for storage operators and shared a wealth…Details
Please click on the link below to review the letter that was sent to The Hon. Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance and The Hon. DIane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue on our behalf by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business.
In light of recent actions since the 2016 Federal Budget was announced with a huge blow to our efforts towards achieving the exemption for the Self Storage industry. We have been advised by the CFIB, that in the spirit of the above mentioned motto tthey have stepped up their actions towards acheiving our goal for exemption…Details