Live Webinar - General investments vs. Onshore bond vs. International bonds

Tuesday, 16 June 2020
10:30 am – 11:30 am

In this webinar (est. duration 60 mins) Cathy Russell of Canada Life will compare the benefits of using collective investments within a general investment account (GIA), onshore bond and international bond.

There will be an opportunity for questions at the end of the presentation.

By the end of the session attendees will understand:

  • What makes a bond 'International'.
  • How International bonds, onshore bonds and GIA assets are taxed and when tax is due.
  • Full segment surrender vs. partial surrender
  • How top-slicing works
  • Who is liable for tax on bond encashment
  • 5% tax deferred withdrawals
  • Variety of investment options
  • Possible scenarios for international bonds

Room joining details:

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United Kingdom: +44 20 3713 5028

Access Code: 578-469-797

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