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Category: Tax Audit

CRA Reviews and Audits: What to Expect

If you are a business owner, one of the things you have to worry about is the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). The CRA can review your tax returns at any time, and if they find something wrong, they can audit your business. In this article, we will discuss what happens when the CRA reviews and…
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5 Tax Benefits in Canada You Should Know About

Did you know that people can get several tax benefits in Canada? These benefits can include things like the GST/HST credit, the Child Tax Benefit, and the Working Income Tax Benefit. In this blog post, we will discuss all of these benefits and how people can apply for them. We will also talk about when…
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Newcomers to Canada: The Tax Laws and Regulations You Need to Know

When you move to a new country, there are always many new things to learn. The tax laws and regulations can be especially confusing, especially if you’re not familiar with the system. That’s why it’s important to consult with an accounting firm or tax expert who can help you get up to speed. In this…
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5 Benefits of Filing Taxes Online: How to Save Time and Money in Mississauga

Filing your taxes can be a daunting task. It’s even more challenging if you’re trying to do it on your own. That’s why so many people choose to use accounting firms in Mississauga to help them with their tax filing. However, did you know that you can also file your taxes online? There are many benefits…
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What do Corporations Need to Know About Charitable Donations and Taxation in Mississauga

There are both similarities and differences between the tax treatment of charitable donations made by corporations and those made by individuals. It is generally true that a taxpayer may not claim more than 75% of their income for any given year, and unused donations may be carried forward for up to five years. Donations made…
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How is Cryptocurrency Taxed in Canada 2022

Are you wondering how crypto is taxed in Canada? According to the Canada Revenue Agency, cryptocurrency taxes in Canada are not always straightforward. If your investment is treated as a capital gain or a business income, you will pay either Capital Gains Tax or Income Tax on it. This is still not very clear. Our…
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What are the Penalties You Could Incur For Late Tax Filing in Mississauga?

Canada Revenue Agency(CRA) requires that individual taxpayers file their income tax returns on or before April 30 of every year, if that date falls on a holiday or weekend. As a means of ensuring compliance, the agency imposes fines and penalties. What is the Penalty for Filing Your Income Taxes Late? If you don’t owe…
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How Does CRA Select Taxpayers to Audit?

How does CRA select taxpayers to audit? There may be no apparent reason for the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to audit a business or individual. A CRA audit can generally only be conducted four years after someone files their tax return. However, some cases, like those involving suspected fraud or misrepresentation, can go even farther…
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How is a U.S. LLC taxed in Canada?

How do U.S. LLCs work? In the United States, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) are business entities created by state statutes. Canadians do not have this type of business structure. Limited Liability Companies cannot be formed in Canada; however, U.S. companies can still conduct business in Canada. As a general rule, LLCs with one member are…
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Your Guide to CRA Audits

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers federal taxes and various benefits programs on behalf of the federal government and the provinces and territories. The CRA audits taxpayers to maintain public confidence in Canada’s tax system. A CRA audit verifies that a taxpayer or business follows tax laws correctly, fulfills their tax obligations, and gets the…
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