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Published: September 20, 2023

While there is no definitive criteria or threshold to establish what investment activities constitute ‘regular investment activities’, “the CRA does categorize activities like foreign currency trading, option writing, and excessive stock trading as business activities,” says David J. Rotfleisch, a tax expert at Rotfleisch & Samulovitch Professional Corporation, in Toronto.


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