Your 2015 Tax Return

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About You

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About Your Residence

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You and Your Family

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Foreign Property

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Ontario Trillium Benefit

Most people who own or rent a home can apply for tax credits. Learn more.

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Income & Deductions

Now for the fun part! Just tell us what you've got and we'll guide you through the rest.

For example, if you have a T4 slip from your employer, enter “T4” in the search box. You can also add things to your return using words like retirement, bus pass, Schedule 3, or line 101. Piece of cake.

We've highlighted the sections you used last year in the search box. You can also jump start this year's return by adding all the sections you used last year.

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Suggestions

We suggest you link your profile with 's profile. Learn more.

If you moved for work or school, you may be able to deduct moving expenses. Learn more.

You have unused moving expenses from last year. If you've got the same job (or business) add the moving expenses section and complete the carryforward part.

You have unused workspace-in-home employment expenses from last year. If you've got the same job (or business) add a T777 to your return and complete the questions about your income in the work-space-in-the-home tab.

You have unused donations from last year. Add this section to your return to either claim them or carry them forward to next year.

You have unused student loan interest from last year. Add this section to your return to either claim it or carry it forward to next year.

You claimed CPP disability benefits but did not claim the disability tax credit. If you have a valid T2201 on file with the CRA you should claim the tax credit. Learn more.

You participated in the Home Buyers' Plan so you may qualify for the Home Buyers' Amount.

You have an amount in box 87 of your T4 slip, so you may be eligible for the firefighter's amount or search and rescue volunteer credit.

You might be able to carry some of your RRSP deduction forward to next year. We suggest using the RRSP calculator to see if it's worth deducting a lower amount.

If you made RRSP contributions you should report them and consider designating them as a repayment to your home buyer's plan or life long learning plan.

You should consider designating your RRSP contributions as a repayment to your home buyer's plan or life long learning plan.

You may be eligible for the Working Income Tax Benefit!

If you paid for a transit pass, don't forget to claim the public transit amount. Usually you can even claim this credit if you paid for the pass through your tuition.

You've indicated you'll transfer either your federal or provincial tuition amount to someone. You may want to transfer both the federal and provincial amounts.

You have eligible pension income that you might be able to split with .

You may be eligible for the low-income tax reductionlow-income tax reductionlow-income tax reductionlow-income tax reductionsales tax creditcost of living supplement. Apply under the Tax Situations heading in the Your Partner section.

You may be eligible for the Ontario Energy and Property Tax Credit and/or the Northern Ontario Energy Credit.

You may be eligible for the Senior Homeowners' Property Tax Grant.

Because you live in the territories, you may be eligible for the northern residents deduction.

You may qualify for the Manitoba Personal Tax Credit. Do you qualify for this credit? Only you or may claim this credit. Do you qualify for and do you want to claim this credit?

If you owned or rented a home, you may qualify for the Education Property Tax Credit and/or School Tax Credit. Only you or may claim this credit.

Since was in school, you may be eligible to claim part of the childcare deduction.

Since you reported foreign employment income, you may be eligible for the Overseas Employment Tax Credit.

You had a non-capital loss last year which you may be able to appy to this year. You can confirm whether you have unused losses by using CRA's My Account or by calling the CRA.

You reported capital gains in the year. If you have unused capital losses from prior years, you may use them to reduce your taxable income. You can confirm whether you have unused losses by using CRA's My Account or by calling the CRA.

You reported capital gains and you had unused capital losses last year. You may want to use these losses them to reduce your income. You may also have unused capital losses from a prior year. Find this information on CRA's My Account or by calling the CRA.

You have unused capital losses from last year. We recommend adding the Prior Year Loss section so we'll carry these losses forward for you.

If you paid GST or HST on your employment expenses, union dues, or professional fees, you may be entitled to a GST/HST rebate.

Don't forget to report transfer tax of $ on line 454 your Québec return to reduce your Québec tax balance. You can review or change this amount.

Before you finish, review a list of other things you can add to your return.

Do you intend on filing a return for a prior tax year? If so, in order to accurately assess your 2015 return, please file prior year returns (oldest return first) before you file your 2015 return.

Warnings

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If you changed your name, address, or direct deposit information, you must notify the CRA before you submit your return. To notify the CRA, use My Account or call 1-800-959-8281.

There might be a duplicate entry for one (or more) of your kids. Please review the Your Children section and delete any duplicates.

You indicated that you held foreign property with a total cost of more than $100,000 but you didn't complete a T1135.

NETFILE only allows up to six financial statements. You'll need to print & mail your return.

You and have the same income. Who will claim the SK amount for childrenPEI amount for childrenNS amount for young childrenNU amount for young childrenON tax reductions for dependants?

Does have a valid T2201 (Disability Tax Credit Certificate) on file with the CRA, and is that T2201 registered on your account with the CRA? If you answer "It is", but 's T2201 is not registered on your account, your return will be rejected by NETFILE.

You have a child under 19 but did not report UCCB payments on an RC62 form. Learn more.

You claimed a GST rebate in 2014 but didn't report that amount as income this year.

You're subject to alternative minimum tax (AMT). You should add your unapplied net capital losses from prior years to the AMT section.

You indicated you have a child born in 2015 or 2014 and you did not report parental benefits (EI) on your return. If you did not receive EI payments in 2015 you can ignore this message.

The total of the amounts in box 16 of your T4 slips seems high, so we recommend you review these slips before submitting. If they're correct you can ignore this message.

You indicated that you were exempt from CPP on your T4 slip (box 28) but you also reported CPP contributions in box 16. We recommend you review your T4 slips before you submit.

You didn't report CPP or QPP premiums (box 16 or 17) on a T4 slip but didn't indicate you were exempt from CPP. We recommend reviewing your T4 slip(s).

There may be a typo in box 26 of your T4 slip. We recommend you review your T4 slips before you submit your return. If box 26 is correct you can ignore this message.

The total of the amounts in box 18 of your T4 slips seems high, so we recommend you review these slips before submitting. If they're correct you can ignore this message.

You indicated that you were exempt from EI on your T4 slip (box 28) but you also reported EI contributions in box 18. We recommend you review your T4 slips before you submit.

You didn't report EI premiums (box 18) on a T4 slip but didn't indicate you were exempt from EI. We recommend reviewing your T4 slip(s).

You reported an amount in box 24 or box 26 of a T4 slip but did not report any income on that slip. We recommend you review your T4 slips before submitting your return.

There may be a typo in box 24 of your T4 slip. We recommend you review your T4 slips before you submit your return. If box 24 is correct, you can ignore this message.

When reporting your business income you claimed CCA for class 10 or class 10.1 on the CCA tab. If this is a personal vehicle we suggest you use the motor vehicle tab instead.

When reporting your fishing income you claimed CCA for class 10 or class 10.1 on the CCA tab. If this is a personal vehicle we suggest you use the motor vehicle tab instead.

When reporting your farming income you claimed CCA for class 10 or class 10.1 on the CCA tab. If this is a personal vehicle we suggest you use the motor vehicle tab instead.

When reporting your rental income you claimed CCA for class 10 or class 10.1 on the CCA tab. If this is a personal vehicle we suggest you use the motor vehicle tab instead.

You reported an LP loss or a rental loss. If you have a T5013 with an amount in box 108, you must report it. If you don't have a T5013, ignore this message.

You are claiming an additional residency amount for the northern residents deduction and is also claiming the northern residents deduction. If you and are claiming the deduction for the same dwelling, you may not claim the additional residency amount for that period.

This message appears if you have certain types of income or deductions. You may be subject to Alternative Minimum Tax. To learn more about AMT and to determine whether it applies, add the AMT section.

You may need to pay tax by instalments.

You may have excess RRSP contributions; if so you might need to file a paper T1-OVP form.

You reported scholarship income for a full-time educational program but didn't report any full-time months in the Tuition section.

You reported scholarship income for a part-time educational program but didn't report any part-time months in the Tuition section.

Your $ amount owing is exceptionally high. We recommend you review your return to ensure all amounts are entered correctly.

Your $ refund is exceptionally high. We recommend you review your return to ensure all amounts are entered correctly.

There are warnings on 's return. You should review those warnings before submitting your own return. If you have reviewed them, you can ignore this message.

Errors

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Some of the information in your and 's profiles is out of sync. Please delete the section from both profiles and then add it back to resolve this issue.

You need to specify your marital status.

We see that you didn't report any taxable income this year. If you earned any taxable income in 2015, make sure to report it. If you did not, select "I did not".

You indicated that you would apply for the Ontario Trillium Benefit but you didn't include all the necessary information. You must apply for at least one credit and complete Part A.

Please delete the UCCB section, add it back to your return, and press Check & Optimize again. If this error persists, please contact help@simpletax.ca.

Both you and are reporting the UCCB. Only the lower income person must report this income. Either remove it from your return (by deleting the UCCB/RC62 section), or enter $0 in the UCCB field in the Your Partner section.

You reported an amount in box 20 of a T4A slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125 (or elsewhere)? You must report this income to complete your return.

You reported an amount in box 48 of a T4A slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125 (or elsewhere)? You must report this income to complete your return.

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You reported an amount in box 78, 79 or 80 of a T4 slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2121? You must report this income to complete your return.

You reported an amount in box 81 of a T4 slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125? You must report this income to complete your return.

You reported an amount in box 82 of a T4 slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125? You must report this income to complete your return.

You reported an amount in box 83 of a T4 slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125? You must report this income to complete your return.

You reported income from a communal organization on a T3 slip. Have you also reported this income on a T2125? You must report this income to complete your return.

You did not receive any OAS in 2015. If you did, add a T4A(OAS).

You did not receive a pension adjustment in 2015. If you did, make sure to report it.

You must report your net business income from your Québec tax return.

You reported a deemed limited partnership loss in box 108 of a T5013. You must also either 1) enter amounts in boxes 104 and 105 of that slip, or 2) report your rental loss on a T776.

Because you have a rental loss, carrying charges, or other deductions, you must complete certain fields in the Alternative Minimum Tax section. If the amounts are nil, enter $0.

The total tax deducted on line 6804 of the T1032 cannot equal 1) the total of the inputs on lines 6802 and line 6806, or 2) either of the inputs on line 6802 or 6806. You may need to review the Pension Income setting and/or any pension income slips to fix this error.

You reported CPP contributions in box 16 of a T4 slip, but did not report the related income.

Because you designated the UCCB to you must report at least $ in his or her net income in the Your Children section.

Your total RRSP transfers cannot exceed your pension income (line 115), retirement income (line 129), and other income (line 130) on you T1 minus line 6810 on your T936.

You indicated that you paid EI premiums with respect to your business or fishing income. You must report those EI premiums in box 18 of a T4 slip.

You have reported an off calendar year-end but have not added a T1139.

You can only claim the family caregiver amount for a maximum of 22 children under 18.

You can only claim the caregiver amount for up to 22 dependants.

You must select at least one type of property on your T1135.
You must select at least one country on your T1135.
You must report at least one type of property on your T1135.

Please confirm that did not have a positive net income in 2015.
If had net income, report it.report it in his/her profile before completing your return.

We've moved the amount for eligible dependant. Please claim this amount in the Your Children section or the Other Dependants section before completing your return.

We've moved the disability amount transfer. Please claim this amount in the Your Children section or the Other Dependants section before completing your return.

We've changed how you claim the caregiver amount. Please review the Other Dependants section before completing your return.

We've changed how you claim the amount for infirm dependants. Please review the Other Dependants section before completing your return.

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Optimization Results

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Deductions and Credits This year This year Total Maximum
Family tax cut Worth $
Family caregiver amount for eligible children Either partner may claim
Amount for infirm dependants age 18 or older
Public transit amount
Children's fitness amount
Children's arts amount
Home buyers' amount
Adoption expense
Caregiver amount
Tuition amount transferred from a child Either partner may claim
Medical expenses for self, partner and dependant children Either partner may claim
Allowable amount of medical expenses for other dependants
Federal political contributions
Donations to registered charities
Donations to government bodies
Donations to prescribed universities outside Canada
Donations to the UN and charities outside Canada
Provincial adoption expenses
BC political contributions
Manitoba fitness expenses
New Brunswick low-income tax reduction Either partner may claim
NL low-income tax reduction Either partner may claim
Nova Scotia low-income tax reduction Either partner may claim
Nova Scotia amount for young children Either partner may claim
Nunavut amount for young children Either partner may claim
Ontario tax reduction (for dependants) Either partner may claim
Ontario children's activity credit
Ontario children's activity credit (additional amount)
Ontario political contributions
PEI low-income tax reduction Either partner may claim
PEI amounts for young children Either partner may claim
Saskatchewan amount for children Either partner may claim
Saskatchewan home buyers' amount
Saskatchewan active families benefit
AlbertaBCSaskatchewanManitobaOntarioPEINova ScotiaNLNew BrunswickNunavutNorthwest Territories amount for infirm dependants age 18 or older
AlbertaBCSaskatchewanManitobaOntarioPEINova ScotiaNLNew BrunswickNunavutNorthwest Territories caregiver amount
Ontario medical expenses for other dependants
AlbertaBCManitobaNew BrunswickNLNova ScotiaPEINunavutNorthwest Territories medical expenses for other dependants
Student loan interest N/A N/A
Prior-year net capital losses N/A N/A
Prior year non-capital losses N/A N/A
Prior year farm/fishing loss N/A N/A
Prior year RFL N/A N/A
Prior year ABIL N/A N/A
Spousal dividend transfer
Pension Splitting Optimized Split Amount Maximum Split Amount
Split pension income
This split amount will result in the transferee's OAS being clawed-back. We recommend splitting no more than .
Unused Credits to Carry Forward 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Student loan interest
Donations to registered charities
Donations to government bodies
Donations to prescribed universities outside Canada
Donations to the UN and charities outside Canada
Unused Losses to Carry Forward Net capital loss Non-capital loss Farm/fishing loss RFL ABIL
2014
2013 N/A
2012 N/A
2011 N/A
2010 N/A
2009 N/A
2008 N/A
2007 N/A
2006 N/A

Summary

Amounts

Here's a breakdown of your and 's tax returns. Click the arrow for the fascinating line by line detail.

Refund or (Balance Owing)
101Employment income
104Other employment income
113Old age security pension
114CPP or QPP benefits
115Other pension income
116Elected split-pension amount (transferee)
117UCCB income
119Employment insurance
120Taxable amount of dividends
121Interest and other investment income
122Net partnership income (limited or non-active partners)
125Registered disability savings plan income
126Rental income
127Taxable capital gains
128Taxable support payments received
129RRSP income
130Other income
135Business income
137Professional income
139Commission income
141Farming income
143Fishing income
144Worker's compensation benefits
145Social assistance payments
146Net federal supplements
150Total income
207Registered pension plan deduction
208RRSP/PRPP deduction
210Elected split-pension amount (pensioner)
212Annual union, professional, or like dues
213UCCB repayment
214Child care expenses
215Disability supports deduction
217Allowable business investment loss
479Moving expenses
220Deductible support payments made
221Carrying charges & interest expenses
222CPP/QPP on self-employment income
224Exploration and development expenses
229Other employment expenses
231Clergy residence deduction
232Other deductions
235Social benefits repayments
236Net income
244Canadian Forces and police deduction
248Employee home relocation loan
249Security options deductions
250Other payments deduction
251Limited partnership losses of other years
252Non-capital losses of other years
253Net capital losses of other years
254Capital gains deduction
255Northern residents deduction
256Additional deductions
260Taxable income
300Basic personal amount
301Age amount
303Spouse or common-law partner amount
305Amount for eligible dependant
367Amount for children
306Amount for infirm dependants
308CPP/QPP contributions on employment income
310CPP/QPP contributions on self-employment income
312EI premiums on employment income
317EI premiums on self-employment income
362Volunteer firefighters' amount
395Search and rescue volunteers' amount
363Canada employment amount
364Public transit amount
370Children's arts amount
369Home buyers' amount
313Adoption expenses
314Pension income amount
315Caregiver amount
316Disability amount (for self)
318Disability amount transferred from dependant
319Interest paid on student loans
323Tuition, education and textbook amount
324Tuition amount transferred from a child
326Amounts transferred from your partner
332Medical expenses
340Allowable charitable donations
342Eligible amount of cultural and ecological gifts
423Family tax cut
425Federal dividend tax credit
426Overseas employment tax credit
427Minimum tax carryover
405Federal foreign tax credit
410Federal political contribution tax credit
412Investment tax credit
414Labour-sponsored funds tax credit
415Working income tax benefit advance payments()()
418Special taxes()()
420Net federal tax
421CPP contributions payable
430Employment insurance premiums payable
422Social benefits repayments
428Provincial or territorial tax
435Total income tax
437Total income tax deducted
438Transfer tax for residents of Quebec()()
440Refundable Quebec abatement
441Refundable First Nations abatement (YT432)
448CPP overpayment
450Employment insurance overpayment
 Amount on line 376 of Schedule 1()()
451EI overpayment (residents of Quebec)
452Refundable medical expense supplement
453Working income tax benefit
454Refund of investment tax credits
456Part XII.2 trust tax credit
457Employee and partner GST/HST rebate
459Children's fitness amount
476Tax paid by instalments
479Provincial or territorial refundable credits
482Total refundable credits
484Refund
485Balance owing
GST/HST quarterly amount
British Columbia low income climate action tax credit quarterly amount
Newfoundland & Labrador harmonized sales tax credit annual amount
Newfoundland & Labrador seniors' benefit annual amount
Nova Scotia affordable living tax credit quarterly amount
Prince Edward Island sales tax credit quarterly amount
Ontario sales tax credit monthly amount
Ontario senior homeowners' property tax grant annual amount
Ontario trillium benefit monthly amount (not including sales tax credit)
Saskatchewan low-income tax credit quarterly amount
Canada child benefit monthly amount

Documents

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Confirmation number

Submit 's tax return to the CRA.

You can only submit your return once. If you need to change your return, follow this guide.

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Submit your tax return to the CRA using NETFILE.

Your return isn't eligible to NETFILE. You'll need to print and mail your return to the CRA.

Save or print a PDF copy of your return for your records.

Make a payment to the CRA for your $ balance owing.

There was an error submitting your T1135.

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Confirmation number

Submit your Foreign Income Verification Statement (T1135) to the CRA.

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This table shows the differences between your current return and what you submitted to the CRA. Use this information to change your return. Changes to lines 484 (refund) and 485 (balance owing) are for your information only.

To change your split pension amount (or to add pension splitting to your return), you must print and mail an updated T1032 form.

You owe the CRA $ plus applicable interest. The CRA will send you a Notice of Reassessment once your changes have been processed, but you may want to pay the balance sooner to avoid additional interest charges.

The CRA owes you $ plus any applicable interest. You should receive your payment within a few weeks of your return being reassessed.

Line number Current Submitted

British Columbia Seniors' Home Renovation Tax Credit

Enter your eligible expenses. If you kept track of your expenses in a separate document, enter the total in the first line of the table (and be sure to keep your documentation in case the CRA asks to see it). Learn more.

This section is not shared with . If you want to split this credit, you need to add this section to each of your profiles.

Date on sales slip or contract
Name of supplier or contractor & GST/HST number (if applicable)
Description (indicate if labour is included)
Amount paid (including taxes)

Election To Pay CPP/QPP Contributions

You may elect to pay CPP contributions if:

  • you were a resident of Canada for income tax purposes during the year, and you received income from any of the types of employment listed on page 2 of this form; or
  • you are an Indian registered, or entitled to be registered, under the Indian Act, and you earned tax-exempt self-employment income on a reserve in Canada.

Election to pay additional CPP


Income on which you want to make optional QPP contributions (from line 3 of work chart 445 of your Québec return).


Disability Amount

If you have a valid T2201 on file with the CRA, you may claim the disability amount. If you answer "Yes" to this question, but do not have a T2201 on file, your return will be rejected by NETFILE. Learn more.

Amounts available for transfer

If you are transferring your disability amount, the person claiming the transfer must enter these amounts in their own profile.

Disability Amount Transferred From a Dependant

This credit has moved! Please claim this amount in the Your Children section or the Other Dependants section.

Amounts transferred to you

Dependant's name
Relationship to you
Federal amount
Provincial/territorial amount
N/A for residents of QC

Employee And Partner GST/HST Rebate Application

You may have incurred expenses that included GST or HST in the course of your employment duties. If you deducted these expenses from your employment income, you may be able to get a rebate for the GST or HST you paid. Learn more.

You should only complete this section if you have receipts to support the GST/HST you paid on your employment expenses, union dues, or professional fees. Note that you will also have to include this rebate as income on your 2016 tax return.

Employer information

Eligible expenses (other than CCA) on which you paid GST/HST

Type of expense
Rate
Total expense
Non-eligible portion of expense

CCA on which you paid GST/HST

Type of expense
Rate
Total expense
Non-eligible portion of expense

Rebate for property and services brought into a participating province

Include amounts on which you paid the provincial part of the HST separately. Do not include any expenses for which you paid the HST. Learn more.

Type of expense
Rate
Total expense
Non-eligible portion of expense

Ontario Healthy Homes Renovation Tax Credit

Enter your eligible expenses in the table below. If you kept track of your expenses in a separate document, enter the total in the first line of the table (and be sure to keep your documentation in case the CRA asks to see it). Learn more.

This section is not shared with . If you want to split this credit, you need to add this section to each of your profiles.

Date on sales slip or contract
Name of supplier or contractor & GST/HST number (if applicable)
Description
Amount paid (including taxes)

If not, enter the address of the property where the renovations were made

Ontario Trillium Benefit: Property and Energy Tax Grants and Credits

You cannot claim the Ontario Trillium Benefit.

Apply for the:

Part A – Amount paid for a principal residence for 2015

If you don't have any of the following amounts please remove this section from your return.

Part B – Declaration of principal residence(s)

Address
Number of months resident in 2015
Amount paid for 2015
Name of landlord or municipality

Employee Contributions to a Foreign Pension or Retirement Plan

RC267: Employee Contributions to a U.S. Retirement Plan — Temporary Assignments



RC268: Employee Contributions to a U.S. Retirement Plan — Cross Border Commuters




At least one of the following two amounts is required to process your tax return (if nil, enter $0):


RC269: Employee Contributions to a Foreign Pension Plan or Social Security Arrangement - Non-U.S. Plans

Complete Part A if you contributed in 2015 to a social security arrangement in: Chile, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Lithuania, Slovenia, Estonia, France, Greece, Latvia, the Netherlands, or Sweden

Complete Part B of this form if you contributed in 2015 to an employer-sponsored pension plan in: Chile, Finland, Greece, Ecuador, France, Ireland, Estonia, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Switzerland, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Sweden, or Venezuela.

Part A – Contributions to a social security arrangement

Part B – Contributions to an employer-sponsored pension plan



Tax-exempt Earned Income Information for a PRPP

Tax-exempt earned income

We've added an RC383 to your return and populated it with values from your T4 (boxes 71 and 88) and tax-exempt earned income from the information you entered in the Person Registered Under the Indian Act (if applicable).

Eligible PRPP contributions from tax-exempt income


Repayment under the HBP and LLP made from PRPP contributions from tax-exempt income


Universal Child Care Benefits

This section is shared with . We'll apply the UCCB to the lower income person. Learn more.

If you were a single parent on December 31, you may designate your UCCB to your eligible dependant or to the child for whom you received the payment. Learn more.

You automatically reapply for the UCCB and the CCTB by filing your tax return.

You must include $ in 's income in the Your Children section.

RC62: Universal child care benefit statement

Resource Expenses (T101)

To claim your federal resource expenses, you must complete a form T1229. You must also complete a form T1231 if you have BC amounts. You must also complete a form T1241 if you have Manitoba amounts.We'll automatically add your Ontario amounts, if any, to your return.

T101: Statement of Resource Expense

Renunciation Assistance Provincial Amounts
Canadian Exploration Expense (CEE) (120) (124) BC (141)
Canadian Development Expense (CDE) (121) (125) MB (144)
Portion subject to an interest free period (130) ON (145)
Investment Tax Credit Qualifying expenses Interest free period
Amount for ITC (128) (129)

British Columbia Training Tax Credit (Employers)

Eligible shipbuilding and ship repair industry employers that claim the shipbuilding tax credits are not be able to also claim the BC training tax credits for employers.

You may only claim this credit if you have self employment (business, professional, commission, fishing, or farming) income. If you complete this form and you don't have such income, you will not receive the credit. Learn more.

T1014-1 Worksheet


Basic tax credit (non-Red Seal programs only)

You can claim the basic tax credit if, in 2015, you employed a person who was registered in a non-Red Seal program.

Completion tax credit (Red Seal and non-Red Seal programs)

You can claim the completion tax credit if the employee completed, in 2015, the training in an eligible recognized program (Red Seal or Non-Red Seal) and met the level 3, level 4, or higher requirements for that program. You can still claim this credit if the employee completed the level after leaving your employment.


Enhanced tax credit

You can claim the enhanced tax credit if, in 2015, the employee is eligible to claim the disability amount on line 316 of their Schedule 1 or if the employee is registered as an Indian under the Indian Act (Canada).


British Columbia Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Industry Tax Credit (Employers) Worksheet

Eligible shipbuilding and ship repair industry employers that claim the shipbuilding tax credits are not able to also claim the BC training tax credits for employers.

You may only claim this credit if you have self employment (business, professional, commission, fishing, or farming) income. If you complete this form and you don't have such income, you will not receive the credit.

T1014-2 Worksheet


Basic tax credit (non-Red Seal programs only)

You can claim the basic tax credit if, in 2015, you employed a person who was registered in a non-Red Seal program.

Completion tax credit (Red Seal and non-Red Seal programs)

You can claim the completion tax credit if the employee completed, in 2015, the training in an eligible recognized program (Red Seal or Non-Red Seal) and met the level 3, level 4, or higher requirements for that program. You can still claim this credit if the employee completed the level after leaving your employment.


Enhanced tax credit

You can claim the enhanced tax credit if, in 2015, the employee is eligible to claim the disability amount on line 316 of their Schedule 1 or if the employee is registered as an Indian under the Indian Act (Canada).


British Columbia Training Tax Credit (Individuals)

You may claim this credit if you completed an eligible program or you passed a challenge exam and received a Certificate of Qualification from the British Columbia Training Authority. Learn more.

In 2015 did you complete or receive a Certificate of Qualification for:





If you checked any of the boxes above or received the federal Apprenticeship Incentive Grant in the year and you are eligible to claim the disability amount or are registered as an Indian under the Indian Act:


Pension Splitting

You may only split pension income if at the end of the year you were married, living common-law, widowed (and became widowed during the year) or if you were separated on December 31, 2015 but reconciled within 90 days.

Use this form to split pension income with . Learn more. If both partners have pension income, the person with a higher net income (line 260) will usually be the "Pensioner". However, if you have similar incomes, you may want to test both scenarios. The Pensioner should complete this section first, and we'll automatically add this section to the Transferee's profile.

You haven't linked your profile with 's. To use our pension splitting optimizer, you should link your profiles.

Pensioner

Your maximum split-pension amount is $.

The split-pension amount will only be added to your and 's returns when both are complete. Learn more.

Transferee

Foreign Income Verification Statement (T1135)

You don't need to file a T1135 for 2015 since you became a resident for tax purposes this year.

You indicated you owned or held specified foreign property with a total cost of over CAN$100,000 at the end of 2015 (if this is incorrect, change your response). You must enter the required information for each property, below. Learn more.

Types of specified foreign property you own







Top three countries (based on maximum cost amount)




If you held a number of properties with a Canadian registered securities dealer or trust company, you can combine all those assets on a country-by-country basis under the first question.

Name of dealer/trust company
Country
Maximum FMV in 2015
FMV at year end
Income (loss)
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX

Name of entity holding the funds
Country
Max funds held in 2015
Funds held at year end
Income (loss)
FX
Name of corporation
Country
Maximum cost amt in 2015
Cost amount at year end
Income (loss)
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX
Description of indebtedness
Country
Maximum cost amt in 2015
Cost amount at year end
Income (loss)
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX
Name of trust
Country
Maximum cost amt in 2015
Cost amount at year end
Income received
Capital received
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX
Description of property
Country
Maximum cost amt in 2015
Cost amount at year end
Income (loss)
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX
Description of property
Country
Maximum cost amt in 2015
Cost amount at year end
Income (loss)
Gain (loss) on disposition
FX
%

Capital Gains on Gifts of Certain Capital Property

Complete this section if, in 2015, you donated any of the following types of properties to a registered charity or other qualified donee: a share, debt obligation, or right listed on a designated stock exchange; a share of the capital stock of a mutual fund corporation; a unit of a mutual fund trust; a prescribed debt obligation; an interest in a related segregated fund trust; or ecologically sensitive land. Learn more.

We'll include the eligible amount of gifts on Schedule 9 for you.

Publicly traded shares, other shares, and mutual fund units

Name of corporation or fund
Proceeds
ACB
Outlays
Gain (loss)
Eligible amount of gift
Gain eligible
for 0%
Gain eligible
for 50%

Bonds, debentures, promissory notes, and other properties

Name of issuer
Proceeds
ACB
Outlays
Gain (loss)
Eligible amount of gift
Gain eligible
for 0%
Gain eligible
for 50%

Land properties (including ecologically sensitive land)

Address or legal description of land
Proceeds
ACB
Outlays
Gain (loss)
Eligible amount of gift
Gain eligible
for 0%
Gain eligible
for 50%

Tax On Split Income

Tax on split income is only applicable to people who are under 18 years of age.

Some of your income might be subject to a special tax (but also qualifies for a deduction.) Complete this form if you received split income in the year. Learn more.

Deemed dividends from dispositions of certain capital property

If you (or a trust of which you are the beneficiary) disposed of shares to a person with whom you do not deal at arm's length, and the dividends on such shares would be subject to tax on split income, enter the numbers below. Otherwise, leave these fields blank and skip ahead to "Federal tax on split income".

Federal tax on split income

British Columbia Mining Flow-through Share Tax Credit

You may be able to claim this credit if you invested in flow-through shares and certain expenditures have been renounced to you. Learn more.

2015 Claim

Enter this year's qualifying expenditures in the T101 and/or T5013 sections.


Carryback

You have $ available for carryback. How much, if any, would you like to carry back to:

Saskatchewan Employee's Tools Tax Credit

You may claim this credit if you were a resident of Saskatchewan at the end of 2015 and as a condition of your employment with your employer, you were required to provide eligible tools for use in an eligible trade occupation. You may only claim this credit if you had income from employment on lines 101 or 104 of your return (e.g., income on a T4 slip). Learn more.


One-time trade entry credit

If you have claimed the one-time trade entry credit in a previous year or if you answer no to any of the questions below, you can't claim the one-time trade entry credit. You may be entitled to claim the annual maintenance credit below.

Annual maintenance credit

If you claimed the one-time trade entry credit you can't claim the annual maintenance credit.

Manitoba Book Publishing & Cultural Industries Printing Tax Credits

Book Publishing Tax Credit (form T1299)

You may only claim this credit if you have limited partnership, business, or professional income.

You may claim this credit if you were a resident of Manitoba at the end of the year, and met the following conditions:

  • your primary business activity is publishing books,
  • you have published at least two eligible books within the two-year period ending at the end of the year, and
  • at least 25% of the total salaries and wages that were paid in the year by you, were paid to employees who were residents of Manitoba on December 31, 2015. Learn more.

Book publishing labour costs





Book publishing tax credit


Cultural Industries Printing Tax Credit (MB479)

You may claim this credit if:

Request For Loss Carryback (T1A)

Type of loss Available To 2014 To 2013 To 2012 Total
Non-capital loss
Net-capital loss
LPP loss
Farming or fishing loss
Restricted farm loss

For non-capital losses, amounts that would reduce the income or increase the loss to their source: CCA relating to investment in Canadian motion picture films, deductions allowed under subsections 20(11) and 20(12) (see IT-506), or repayments of a shareholder's loans.

Moving Expenses Deduction

You can deduct eligible moving expenses if you move to be employed, carry on a business, or study courses as a full-time student. To qualify, your new home must be at least 40 kms closer to your new workplace or school. If you have moving expenses to carry forward from a prior year, you can do that in the bottom of this section, below the T777 form. Learn more.

Moving Expenses Carryforward

Moving Expenses

Address of your old residence

Address of your new residence

Information about your employer, business, or educational institution after the move


Details of the move
Travel from old to new residence
Temporary living near new or old residence
Allowable moving expenses

You can use either the simplified or detailed method to calculate your meal and vehicle moving expenses. Learn more.

Cost of selling old residence

Cost of purchasing new residence

Income

Summary Of Reserves On Dispositions Of Capital Property

Complete this section if you are reporting a reserve claimed on your 2014 income tax and benefit return or claiming a reserve on dispositions of capital property in 2015. Learn more.

Do you have dispositions of ______________ after November 12, 1981?

Reserves for the year

Investment Tax Credit

Part A – Calculating the current year refundable ITC

Part B – Calculating the current year non-refundable ITC

Mineral exploration tax credit
Investment tax credit for child care spaces
Apprenticeship job creation tax credit
Contract number
(SIN or name of apprentice)
Name of eligible trade
Eligible salary and wages payable in the year
Allowable credit

Part C – Recapture

Recapture – ITC on SR&ED expenditures
Recapture – ITC for child care spaces

If property other than child care spaces is disposed of:

Part D – Allowable claim

Part E – Carryback and refund of ITC

ITC available for carryback
ITC available for refund

Sale of Principal Residence (and Designation as Principal Residence)

If the property was your principal residence for all the years that you owned it, you won't pay tax on your capital gain, and you don't need to complete any of the questions in this section. Learn more.


Number of tax years ending after the acquisition date in which you owned the property


Number of tax years for which you will designate the property as a principal residence









Amounts from a Spousal RRSP or RRIF to Include in Income for 2015

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only report income earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry.

If you have linked profiles, we will automatically add the amounts that are calculated on lines 8 and 19 to 's return. If you don't have linked profiles, you should ensure you partner includes these amounts on their return.

Part 1 - RRSPs

Part 2 - RRIFs

Northern Residents Deduction

If you lived in a prescribed northern (A) or intermediate (B) zone for a continuous period of at least six consecutive months, you might be eligible for a tax credit. Learn more.

Zone A - Residents of prescribed northern zones


Zone B - Residents of prescribed intermediate zones


Deduction for travel benefits

Use the links in the table to learn more about how to claim your deduction for travel benefits. If you received a taxable benefit (box 32 or 33 of your T4 slip or 28 or 116 of your T4A slip) that was not for any particular traveller or trip, you must split it reasonably between the trips you claim in the table.

Name of traveller
Purpose
Travel expenses for the trip
In which zone did you reside?

Trust Allocations

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only enter the amount earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry, in box 31, if applicable.

T3: Statement Of Trust Income Allocations And Designations



Other boxes on your T3

Footnotes




%

Employment Income (T4)

T4: Statement of Remuneration Paid

28

Other boxes on your T4

Corresponding fields from your Relevé 1 slip





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RL-1: Revenus d’emploi et revenus divers




Manitoba Odour-Control Tax Credit (Individuals)

You can claim this credit if you were carrying on the business of farming as a sole proprietor or as a general partner in a partnership that is carrying on the business of farming in Manitoba, and incurred eligible expenditures in 2015.

Pension, Retirement, Annuity And Other Income

Don't report your OAS and/or your CPP in this section; use the T4A(OAS) and/or T4A(P) section instead. Learn more.

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only report income earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry.

Additional Tax on Accumulated Income Payments from RESPs (T1172)

T4A: Statement Of Pension, Retirement, Annuity And Other Income


Other boxes on your T4A






































Old Age Security

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only enter the amount earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry, in box 18.

T4A(OAS): Statement Of Old Age Security


Canada Pension Plan/Québec Pension Plan Benefits

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only enter the amount earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry, in boxes 14-19 and box 20.

Since you have added multiple T4A(P) slips, you must answer a few additional questions:



Election to stop contributing to the CPP

Do you elect (or have you previously elected) to stop paying CPP contributions on your self-employment income? If yes, in what month would you like to (did you) stop making contributions?

Revoke an election to stop contributing to the CPP

Because you have self-employment income, if you wish to revoke an election made in a prior year (i.e., you would like to start paying into the CPP again), in what month in 2015 would you like this revocation to become effective?

T4A(P): Statement Of CPP/QPP Benefits

If nil, you must enter $0

If nil, you must enter $0



Retirement Compensation Arrangement Distributions

T4A-RCA: Statement of Distributions from a Retirement Compensation Arrangement



Allowable deductions







Employment Insurance Benefits

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only enter the amount earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry, in boxes 14 and 18.

T4E: Statement of Employment Insurance and Other Benefits


Other boxes on your T4E


Repayment Chart

RIF Income

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only report income earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry.

T4RIF: Statement Of Income From A Registered Retirement Income Fund




Since you have an amount in box 20 or 24, and has contributed to your RRIF, you may need to complete a form T2205. Carefully review the instructions on the second page of this form to determine whether you are required to complete it.















RRSP Income

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only report income earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry.

If you must report income because of your LLP or HBP, you can do that in the LLP & HBP section.

T4RSP: Statement Of RRSP Income




If you are able to claim a deduction for the amount in box 22, complete form T746.

Since you have (an) amount(s) in box 20, 22, or 26 and has contributed to your RRSP, you may need to complete a form T2205. Carefully review the instructions on the second page of this form to determine whether you are require to complete a T2205.


Employee Profit Sharing

You should complete this form if you received a T4PS (Profit Sharing) from your employer. If there is a "Yes" in box 40, you will need to answer a few additional questions for the form RC359: Tax on Excess Employees Profit-Sharing Amounts.

T4PS: Statement Of Employee Profit-Sharing




Tax on Excess Employees Profit-Sharing Plan Amounts

If you are a beneficiary under more than one EPSP with the same employer, you will have more than one T4PS slip from that employer. Complete this section called "Tax on Excess Employees Profit-Sharing Plan Amounts" only once for each employer (even if you enter multiple T4PS slips from that employer).





Investment Income (T5)

You indicated that you immigrated to Canada in 2015. Only report income earned while living in Canada, after your date of entry, in box 19 of the T5 slip, if applicable.

T5: Statement of Investment Income


Other boxes on your T5

%

Tax Shelter Loss or Deduction

Use this form if you are an investor claiming a loss or deduction, a donation or political contribution deduction, or a tax credit for an interest in a tax shelter. You may have received multiple slips for the same investment in a tax shelter (e.g., a T5003 and a T5013), only enter the amounts once. Learn more.

Tax shelter identification number
Tax shelter name
Purchase year
Purchase month
Loss or deduction claimed
Line from T1 return

LSVCC Tax Credit

You may be able to claim this credit if you or became the first registered holder to acquire or irrevocably subscribe to and pay for an approved share of the capital stock of a prescribed labour-sponsored venture capital corporation from January 1, 2015, to March 2, 2016. Learn more.

T2C forms



Yukon LSVCC



You have $ available for carryback. How much, if any, would you like to carry back to:

T5006: Statement Of Registered LSVCC Shares


Statement Of Benefits

If you lived with when you received payments reported in box 11 the person with the higher net income must report the amount in box 11 on their return regardless of who received the payments. If your income was exactly equal, report only slips on which you are the payee.

If you lived with when you received the payments in box 11, that amount will only appear on the higher income partner's return.

T5007: Statement of Benefits



Partnership Income

T5013: Statement of Partnership Income



Other boxes on your T5013

Additional information