How Is Cryptocurrency Taxed In Canada

Cryptocurrency is one of the most misunderstood financial instruments and the tax implications that comes with it can be just as confusing. My hope is to shed a little light on what you can expect for taxes on any crypto gains you may have had recently. If you bought and sold any crypto in 2021 … Read more

Home Expenses For Employees 2020 – Updated for 2021

Update For 2021 The Work From Home credit that was introduced in 2020 will continue for 2021 and 2022. The Flat Rate credit has increased from $400 to a maximum of $500. CRA’s information page on the update for 2021. In 2020 CRA introduced a new credit for employees who are working from home due … Read more

Important Dates For Your 2020 Personal Tax Returns

Below is a list of dates to keep in mind when getting ready for filing your 2020 personal tax returns. February 22, 2021 – first day to Efile returns. March 1, 2021 – last day to submit funds to RRSP for 2020’s taxes. April 30, 2021 – last day to file your tax return to … Read more

New Dates for 2019 Tax Returns

Due to the COVID-19 virus, the Federal Government has made some changes to the tax filing deadlines and deadlines for amounts owing. Individual Tax June 1, 2020 – new deadline for filing personal tax returns. There will be no penalties for filing up to June 1, 2020. August 31, 2020 – new deadline for tax … Read more

CRA Scam

Unfortunately, this is the time of year when people fall victims to scammers pretending to be CRA and demanding money or you will be arrested or something similar. Fortunately, in Canada there is a long process before anyone is arrested for unpaid tax bills. The first thing you should do if you are being called … Read more

Important Dates For Your 2019 Personal Tax Return

Below is a list of dates to keep in mind when getting ready for filing your 2019 personal tax returns. February 24, 2020 – first day to Efile returns. March 2, 2020 – last day to submit funds to RRSP for 2019’s taxes. April 30, 2020 – last day to file your tax return to … Read more