Tag: Family taxes

My kids are growing up. Are they still dependants?

My kids are growing up. Are they still dependants? Taking care of yourself and your kids is a tall order! Days are busy with work, drop-offs & pick-ups, getting groceries, banking, that whole showering thing… there’s barely time for Netflix! We get that adulting…

How a change in your relationship affects your taxes

Relationships are complicated, and whether you’re moving in together or moving on, it’s good to remember that a change to your marital status can impact your government benefits. Though it’s probably not on the top of your to-do list right now, it’s important to…

Had a baby? Here’s 5 ways to make your taxes easier

Had a baby? Here’s 5 ways to make your taxes easier Congrats! Your little bundle of joy has arrived. Life is suddenly full of tiny socks, little toques and sleepless nights. A new baby can be a little bit chaotic, and though your taxes…

4 Ways Working Moms Can Fight the ‘3 p.m. Disadvantage’ at Work

Someone has to leave work early to pick up the kids from school, and that someone is often a mom.

Separated or divorced with kids? 7 things to know about your taxes

If you’re a parent that’s going through a separation or a divorce, we know that things can get complicated quickly. From legal fees to claiming your kids as dependants, there’s lots to figure out. We’ve answered seven questions about how your new situation could…