Listed below are the upcoming events which are open to the public. (Invitation-only events are not listed here. If you have been invited to an event that is not listed here, please contact us for information on the time and location.)
Information for Estate Planning Seminar
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 – 2:00 pm
Coopers Green Hall
Limited seating by Donation. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a seat.
In partnership with the Legal Services Society and the Resource Centre, Allison Feenstra, CPA and CGA will present an estate planning workshop covering what’s taxable and what’s not, and why beneficiary designations matter.
- Houses and homes: the three taxes to consider (probate, property transfer, and income tax)
- Tax-free spousal rollovers.
- The graduated rate estate and considerations if creating a Trust from a will.
- Cross-border issues: when one of the family is a US citizen or non-resident of Canada.
Pro Bono Legal Clinics
Thanks to the generosity of Gibsons lawyer Alison Sawyer, the Resource Centre is once again able to offer free half hour legal consultations on second Thursdays of the month. Although this is a free service, you MUST MAKE AN APPOINTMENT. More information.
Thursday, June 8, 2017, 1:30-3:30 pm
Gibsons & District Public Library
Pro Bono clinics are taking a summer break and expected back in September. If you need help accessing legal information, contact our Legal Information program or sign up for telephone clinics through the Access Pro Bono Society of BC at 604-878-7400.