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Level Up | How to file taxes in Canada (for beginners)

Thinking about filing your taxes and are unsure where to start?  Join this informative session to hear from industry expert and York U alumnus, Wei En (Ryan) Chen (BComm ’22), Senior Tax Associate, MySolutions team at PwC and learn about a range of topics that will give you the confidence you need to prepare your own tax return.

This session will cover:

  • Basics of the Canadian tax system — What is a tax return? Why do we need to file one? What are Canadian tax rates?
  • Various types of income sources that are taxed and their implications — salary vs. investment income
  • Types of tax returns available to file
  • Tax slips (T3, T4, T5, T2202A,T4RSP) that are commonly applicable to new grads
  • Deadlines to file your taxes
  • Common tax credits and deductions available and those that are relevant to students or recent graduates
  • Tax planning strategies to save or defer taxes to the future
  • Tax filing software available to file tax returns

Registration is required in advance and attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Date

Mar 28 2023

Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Organizer

York Alumni Engagement
Email
alumnievents@yorku.ca
Website
https://www.yorku.ca/alumniandfriends/connect/events/
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