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Understanding the Importance of the Tax Return After Death

Following the death of a loved one, the liquidator of the estate will have numerous responsibilities, including filing the deceased's final tax return. This return must be made for the last year(s) of the person’s life. For example, if the person lived a few days in 2019, a tax return must be filed for 2018 and another return for 2019 at the same time. In addition, if the person failed to file other tax returns, the liquidator will have to prepare them as well. Find out what the after-death tax return consists of and why it is important to file it.

February 1, 2020
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A Will: Why Is it Essential to Make One?

Whether you are a couple, single, with or without children, writing a will is a must, no matter how old you are. This official document is what will make it possible for your loved ones to know your last wishes, while providing an opportunity to give clear instructions on how to settle your estate. Here is everything you need to know about a will and why it is important to write one without further delay.

January 1, 2020
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A First Christmas Without You

Normally, the holiday season is synonymous with cheerfulness, rest and good times with the family. However, if you have lost a loved one recently, these festive moments may be marred by a veil of sadness and nostalgia for the happy days you had in the past. Here are some tips to help you get through the Christmas season without your loved one.

November 26, 2019
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Choose the Liquidator Carefully for Optimal Estate Settlement

When preparing your will, you will have to appoint a liquidator (formerly called an executor) to settle the estate. As this task can be both complex and delicate, it is best to choose a person you trust, to ensure that you leave this world with peace of mind. Here is some information that will help you well understand the implications of this role and guide you in your decision.

November 1, 2019
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How to prepare well for your own death

One of the only sure things in life is that we are all going to die someday. Whether we are rich, educated, good-looking or not, our life will eventually come to an end. For many people, avoiding the subject helps them believe that the end of life only affects those that are left behind. However, not preparing for death is like putting your head in the sand. So here are some essential actions to take in order to organize your death, in order to leave this world in dignity.

October 9, 2019
  • Prearrangements
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The Aeterna Funeral Complex: a Future-Oriented Approach

Long-rooted in its traditions, the funeral industry is becoming increasingly modern. The decline of religion as well as the public's high level of environmental awareness, are prompting us to review our practices. At the Aeterna Funeral Complex, we can count on the presence of a director with an innovative vision as well as on the employees' desire to always offer services adapted to everyone's wishes and customs. Learn more about the need to offer a modern and innovative approach to the funeral industry.

September 26, 2019
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Funeral prearrangements: as important as the will

When we think of funerals, we first think of wills. Did you know that a pre-arranged funeral is as important as a will? In fact, the official document outlining funeral pre-arrangements may be written even before a will is drawn up. Learn more about what this document should contain and why you will be prompted to write it.

August 21, 2019
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The Funeral Industry Can Count on the Next Generation!

Serving the Greater Montreal area, the Aeterna Funeral Complex is fortunate to benefit from the vitality and vision of its Executive Director, Lucie Marsolais.

June 14, 2019
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What to do with cremation ashes?

Nearly three-quarters of Quebecers choose cremation. But when the deceased hasn’t left specific instructions, you will inevitably have to decide what to do with their ashes after cremation. Should you keep them or disperse them?

April 4, 2017
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Grieving process and psychological support for families

Even though death is part of life, it doesn’t mean that grieving is easy. Grieving families can benefit from psychological support to help them find the strength they’ll need to get through their difficult suffering.

April 4, 2017
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