Are My Prize or Lottery Winnings Taxed?

If you won the lottery tomorrow, what’s the first thing you’d do? Would you track down a mint 66 Shelby?Continue reading “Are My Prize or Lottery Winnings Taxed?”

Are You Eligible for the Working Income Tax Benefit?

Most of us want to make sure we’re getting the maximum tax refund possible and every benefit we deserve, especiallyContinue reading “Are You Eligible for the Working Income Tax Benefit?”

Taking some time off to parent? Here’s how your taxes could change

Whether you have a bun in the oven, a new baby at home or are getting ready to adopt, you’reContinue reading “Taking some time off to parent? Here’s how your taxes could change”

Can I Claim a Family Member on My Taxes if They Don’t Live Here?

So, you’re living and working in Canada, but you might have a child or family member that you’re supporting who’sContinue reading “Can I Claim a Family Member on My Taxes if They Don’t Live Here?”

Thinking of becoming a Foster Parent? Here’s 3 things to know

If you’ve taken a child into your care as a foster parent, or are thinking about becoming one, it’s importantContinue reading “Thinking of becoming a Foster Parent? Here’s 3 things to know”

Are You Married in the Eyes of the CRA?

Does “it’s complicated” describe the status of your relationship? If you’re living with your better half, but haven’t made itContinue reading “Are You Married in the Eyes of the CRA?”

Yours, Mine and Ours: Tax Guide for Blended Families

If you went from being a single parent family to a Brady Bunch gang, you’ve already learned that adjusting toContinue reading “Yours, Mine and Ours: Tax Guide for Blended Families”

9 Tax Tips for Single Parents

Raising a child on your own is a big job! Managing a family is a lot of work, so whenContinue reading “9 Tax Tips for Single Parents”

Filing Taxes in a Common-Law Relationship: 4 Top Things to Know

Dating? Engaged? In a relationship? Just ‘friends’? We understand the stress of putting labels on relationships in today’s society butContinue reading “Filing Taxes in a Common-Law Relationship: 4 Top Things to Know”