Stress Relief: How to Survive CRA Audits

CRA audits – we all know they exist, but only those unlucky enough to have lived through them know the extent to which they can throw a wrench into your normal routine – or cost you an arm and a leg. While many Canadians will never have to suffer the intrusion, there...

How is a CRA Audit Triggered?

Clients ask us all the time how audits are triggered. This is a common question because each year thousands of Canadian taxpayers are audited, leading to hours of frustration, mountains of paperwork, tax debts and exorbitant penalties. It is true that there is...

Beware – the CRA Snitch Line is Not a Myth

The tax deadline is behind us, and even though you may have filed your returns online, there is always a chance that you incorrectly claimed expenses or miscalculated earnings. These can be remedied through various tax solutions like the Voluntary Disclosure Program,...