Do you want to know how to pay less tax for the rest of your life?

Personal Tax Training

Personal Tax Training

In February 2024, we will offer a twelve-hour course, over three weeks, on personal tax return preparation.

Why you should learn to prepare a personal tax return:

  1. Understand the tax system: Learning how to prepare a tax return will help you understand how the tax system works, including the different types of taxes, how taxes are calculated, and how tax laws can affect your finances.
  2. Claim tax deductions and credits: As a student, and as you enter the workforce, there are many tax deductions and credits which can help you reduce your tax bill. Learning how to do a tax return helps you take advantage of these opportunities.
  3. Avoid penalties and fines: Filing your taxes correctly and on time is essential to avoid penalties and fines. Learning how to do a tax return will help you avoid these penalties and stay in good standing with the tax authorities.
  4. Develop financial literacy: Learning about taxes will help you develop financial literacy, including how to manage your finances and how to make informed decisions about spending, saving, and investing.
  5. Prepare for the future: Learning how to prepare a tax return prepares you for the future, giving you the confidence to prepare your own return for years to come. This can help you save money and help you help others.
  6. Set yourself up for success: Preparing many tax returns and receiving personalized feedback from experienced accountants gives you valuable knowledge and experience that can help you find a job faster and be paid more.

BONUS! Launch your career at Talbot & Associates: If you are looking for a career in accounting, this course will give you an edge in launching your career at Talbot & Associates. We are growing our firm and this course can help you stand out as a strong career candidate.

Material covered:

  • The basics: income, deductions, and tax credits
  • Business, rental, and farm income
  • Capital gains
  • RRSPs and RPPs
  • Moving expenses
  • Employment expenses
  • Northern residents deduction
  • Manitoba taxes and tax credits
  • Calculation of balance owing/refund
  • Tax upon death
  • International tax issues

Cost: $750 with refund option

We will refund your course fee if you work with us (on a part-time or full-time basis) in March and April 2024. We will reimburse $250 of the course fee for every fifty hours worked in this two-month period. This means you can be fully reimbursed if you work 150 hours (about 17 hours a week). You can work weekends, evenings or weekdays. You will be reimbursed in addition to the wages you earn.

By taking this course and working with us, this training will:

  • Cost you nothing
  • Allow you to earn money
  • Teach you skills that will serve you for years to come

Are you ready to learn how to prepare a personal tax return?