December 11, 2012 – Northern Miner – Flow through donations may be safety net for junior explorers

It’s no secret that tight equity markets are hurting junior mining and other resource exploration firms in Canada as they struggle to find the vein of capital to keep their operations running and their valuations from leeching away.

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Nov 29, 2012 – 2012 CRA Advance Income Tax Ruling

PearTree is very proud to have been issued an Advance Income Tax Ruling by CRA on November 19, 2012 specifically addressing the reformulation of the PearTree structure that followed the 2011 Federal Budget. Securing a CRA Advance Income Tax Ruling clearly distinguishes the PearTree structure and service from the leveraged for profit gifting arrangements recently […]

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November 15, 2012 – Direct Marketing News – Going with the flow: Flow through share donations a great fundraising offer tool to motivate major donors

If there’s one thing most charity fundraisers instinctively know it’s that the bulk of the proceeds they raise come from a very small subset of their donor base. While the exact measure of a ‘major gift’ varies from charity to charity…

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Nov 1, 2012 – Special Bulletin

We support CRA’s ongoing efforts to clean up the bad promoters that cast a shadow on legitimate tax shelters.

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Oct 16, 2012 – – Give More for Less

Read our article in Advisor’s Edge: Advisors should beware of tax-shelter offerings that either have no underlying business purpose or are based on schemes so aggressive that reassessment is a foregone conclusion.

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Aug 23, 2012 – Financial Post – Royalty Firms Strike Gold

Read the related section regarding Miners forced to get creative as traditional financing sources dry up and PearTree’s role in helping to address this problem.

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