Personal Income Tax Course

The Personal Income Tax Course is for individuals who want to be able to file tax returns for themselves and for other Canadians.

Course Information: 

The course contents are available online for both Correspondence & Instructor-led Courses and are tax deductible. Correspondence courses must be completed in 16 weeks and Instructor-led courses can be completed in 5 weeks.

All exams and Quizzes are open-book and performed Online. Your receipts and Certificates are available from your Online Course account. The course content is updated on a continuous basis.

The Text Book is updated in July. For the correspondence option, you can request that the textbook be shipped to you during the online checkout process or call us at 1-877-SOFTRON and schedule a time for you to pick up the text book at one of our Softron offices.

The course includes TaxTron professional tax software for T1 & T2 for the prior tax filing year.

Online courses  are available throughout the year and can be taken at anytime. In-Class Courses are available from September to January only.

Our Ottawa location offers the Personal Tax Course in October only.

Topics Covered:

  • Employment Income
  • GST Credit and Child Benefit
  • Pension Splitting
  • Working Income Tax Benefit
  • Interest and Investment Income
  • Registered Retirement Saving Plans
  • Capital Cost Allowance
  • Home Buyer’s Plan
  • Tuition Fees & Education Amount
  • Ontario Sales Tax Credit
  • Rent & Property Tax Credits
  • Seniors Tax Returns
  • Claiming Elderly Parents
  • RRSP Contributions
  • Fitness Tax Credit
  • Amount for Children
  • Disposition of Stocks and Mutual Funds
  • Medical Expenses
  • Charitable Donations
  • Moving Expenses
  • Separation & Spousal Amount
  • Alimony & Child Support.
  • Overview of Rental and Business Income
  • U.S. Income
  • Attendant Care Expenses
  • Foreign Pension
  • Dividend Income
  • Child Care Expenses
  • Resident and Non Resident