Series: International Students and Income Tax

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Segment 1: Introduction

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This is the introduction to the video called International Students and Income Taxes.

1:15 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 2: The Canadian tax system

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada with general information regarding the Canadian tax system such as: why Canadians pay taxes; the types of taxes that are collected and how they are calculated; the government's role; and who has to pay taxes.

4:10 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 3: Residency and why it's important

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada general information on determining their residency status, residential ties, and the types of residencies and how they apply to taxes.

5:28 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 4: Do I have to file?

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This segment provides general information for international students studying in Canada on the situations where they may have to file a tax return.

1:41 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 5: How to file a Canadian income tax and benefit return

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This segment gives international students studying in Canada an overview of when and how to file an income tax and benefit return. Information regarding previous returns, penalties, interest, tax packages, and filing options is also included.

6:38 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 6: Identification for employment and income tax and benefit purposes

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada key information on what kind of identification is needed to file an income tax and benefit return. Information on the social insurance number, working in Canada, and individual tax numbers is also provided.

5:11 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 7: International students working in Canada

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada with information on working in Canada. Topics covered include forms to fill out, employer and employee responsibilities, and the underground economy.

7:50 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 8: Sources of income

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This segment includes information on common types of income for international students studying in Canada that need to be reported and if they are taxed or not.

3:12 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 9: Scholarships, fellowships, and bursaries

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This segment gives international students studying in Canada information on when scholarships, fellowships, and bursaries may be considered taxable income, as well as information on the education amount and tax treaties.

4:17 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 10: The GST/HST credit

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada with general information on the GST/HST credit.

3:43 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 11: Deductions from your income

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This segment gives international students studying in Canada information on the deductions used to calculate net income and the deductions used to calculate taxable income. It also provides information on moving expenses.

4:00 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 12: Non-refundable tax credits

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This segment gives international students studying in Canada information on non-refundable tax credits.

5:35 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 13: Provincial and territorial tax and credits

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This segment gives international students studying in Canada information on provincial and territorial tax and credits that they may be eligible to claim.

5:59 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 14: Child care credits and expenses

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada with information on child care credits and expenses. Topics covered include shared custody, the GST/HST credit, eligibility conditions, and non-refundable tax credits.

3:08 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 15: After filing your income tax and benefit return

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This segment provides international students studying in Canada with information on what records they should keep after filing, what happens after a tax return has been filed, assessment of tax returns, and adjustment requests.

4:26 min. | Added: November 22, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 16: Closing

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This segment concludes the tax information video called International Students and Income Taxes.

1:22 min. | Added: November 20, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

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