Before you call CRA – Seeking Updates

Find out the standard processing times for tax returns and other tax-related requests sent to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).

Essential Link: CRA Interest & Penalties / Relief

This page provides information (including a table of penalties and frequently asked questions) about penalties for late or improperly filed forms and information returns.

Can I Split My Pension Income?

You and your spouse are enjoying your golden years together and share pretty much everything. The CRA (Canada Revenue Agency)Continue reading “Can I Split My Pension Income?”

Filing Taxes for a Senior? 7 things You Can do to Maximize Their Return

Whether you’re caring for your aging parents or just helping them with their taxes, here are some tips to keepContinue reading “Filing Taxes for a Senior? 7 things You Can do to Maximize Their Return”

This is one of the Most Commonly Missed Tax Credits. Can You Claim it?

Your parents worked hard to take great care of you growing up and you’re happy to return the favour. TheContinue reading “This is one of the Most Commonly Missed Tax Credits. Can You Claim it?”

Tax Tips for Canadians over 65

If you’re in your golden years or taking care of a family member who is, take a minute to reviewContinue reading “Tax Tips for Canadians over 65”

Family Tax Deductions: What Can I Claim?

Being a mom has been the most incredible experience of my life so far – even including all those sleeplessContinue reading “Family Tax Deductions: What Can I Claim?”

Five Tax-saving Tips for Retirees

Retirement may give you the chance to sleep late and live leisurely, but you don’t want a large tax billContinue reading “Five Tax-saving Tips for Retirees”