Step-by-Step guide to Preparing 2020 T1 return in Profile Tax

Advance 2020 T1 Personal Tax Course - This course over 10 hours of training material. There are several topic-by-topic tutorial and training videos, more than 12 case studies with detailed walk-through in T1 software, several practice cases, presentation/slides and other valuable resources. 



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The most comprehensive online course on how to prepare Canadian personal tax returns using a Profile T1 Tax Software.


UPDATED FOR 2020 T1 PERSONAL TAX RETURNS

**Student Version of PROFILE T1 software is included with the course**

Note - T1 software is for study purposes only 


CPD HOURS FOR THIS COURSE - 10 VERIFIABLE HOURS


Who will Benefit:

This course will benefit individuals who wish to expand or update their Taxprep T1 tax software working knowledge. Practitioners who want to learn how T1 and various tax schedules are prepared using Taxprep. CPAs who have been away from public practice for some time, and are looking for a quick refresher on preparing T1. Accountants who are planning to set up their small CPA firm practice. 


This course is also very useful for: 

      • New Grads/Co-ops & CPA students who are applying for entry-level jobs at CPA/CA and public accounting firms.
      • Freelance Bookkeepers who want to expand their business by providing T1 preparation services.
      • People who want to do their taxes.
      • CPA Professionals working in accounting firms
      • CPA Professionals working in Industry

Learning Objectives 


      • Learn how to prepare a personal tax return from start to finish.
      • How to set up a client file and navigate through Profile Tax
      • How to create a family profile and identify possible planning opportunities
      • How to identify and claim non-refundable tax credits
      • How to claim non-refundable tax credits (public transit, donations, medical expenses, tuition, textbook and education amount, interest on government-provided student loans, etc…)
      • How to work with various T slips; employment income, investment income (interest, dividends) & other income 
      • Understanding the common T-Slips (T3, T4, T4A, T5, T4RIF, T4RSP, T2202A, T5013)
      • How to report capital gains & losses on the disposition of capital property such as shares, building, vehicles, etc.
      • How to report investment income
      • How to report deductions such as professional fees, carrying charges, child care, moving expense and RRSP
      • How to report employment expenses
      • How to report self-employed business income and expenses
      • How to report rental income and expenses
      • How to amend T1 and request loss carry back


Intermediate Personal Tax Topics 

      • Preparing T1 - 7 step process 
      • Identification and client profile
      • Working with T-slips
      • All about Federal Tax Credits
      • T1 jacket and Schedules
      • Schedule 1: Federal tax calculation
      • Schedule 3: Capital gains (or losses)
      • Schedule 4: Statement of investment income
      • Schedule 9: Donations and gifts
      • Schedule 11: Tuition and education amounts


Advance Personal Tax Topics 

      • T2125#: Statement of business activities
      • T2125#: Statement of professional activities
      • T776#: Rental income
      • T777: Employment expenses
      • T778: Child care expenses
      • ABIL: Allowable business investment loss
      • Loss: Net capital losses
      • Loss: Non-capital losses
      • RRSP: RRSP deduction
      • Support: Support payments


Tax planning to maximize tax refund

      • Child support and spousal support
      • All about RRSPs rules, contribution limit
      • Profession fees and union dues
      • Child care expenses and Moving Expenses
      • Carrying charges and interest expenses
      • Home-Office expense
      • Loss carry back and carry forward
      • Auto and Travel Expense issues
      • Lifetime capital gain exemption 
      • Capital Assets and CCA-depreciation



Course Walkthrough

  • IMPORTANT MESSAGE
  • Download Profile T1 Personal tax demo version for free
  • Other important instructions
  • Presentation Slides & Case Studies - Profile Personal T1
  • Introduction to the course - Preparing a Personal Tax return using Profile tax T1
  • Navigating through Profile T1 Tax sofware
  • Completing Client's Profile and Identification - Family members, kids, dependents, parents, grandparents
  • Case Study 1 - Situation: Working couple, young kids, childcare deduction, donations and medial tax credit
  • Common tax slips - T4, T5. T3 etc.
  • In-depth Review of All Non Refundable Tax Credits
  • Case Study 2 - Tax Credits: Tuition transfer, Disability Tax Credit for dependent
  • Case Study 4 – Salary vs. Dividend - Tax modelling and Four Tax Scenarios
  • Case Study 5 - Reporting and Taxation of Capital Gain/Loss
  • Case Study 6 - Preparing T1A - Request to carry back Capital loss to prior 3 years
  • Case Study 7 - Life-time Capital Gain Exemption and QSBC shares
  • Case Study 8 - Allowable Business Investment Losses (ABIL)
  • Case Study - Capital Gain Reserve
  • Case Study 9 - Investment Income & carrying charges
  • Case Study 10 - All about RRSP, TFSA, RESP, HBP and LLP
  • Case Study 11 - Employment expenses and Preparing T777
  • Deduction for Childcare expenses
  • Case Study 12 - T2125 - Business/Professional Income
  • Case Study 13 - T776 – Rental Properties & CCA Restrictions
  • RECAP - Preparing T1 - 7 step process
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  • Certificate of Completion

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