Video series - Newcomers to Canada and the Canadian Tax System

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Segment 1: Introduction

This tax information video provides newcomers to Canada with information about the Canadian tax system and their rights and responsibilities as a taxpayer in Canada.

1:16 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 2: The Canadian tax system

This segment provides newcomers to Canada with general information on the Canadian tax system.

6:37 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 3: Residency status

This segment provides newcomers to Canada with general information on determining their residency status.

5:20 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 4: Identification for taxes and benefits

This segment provides information on what identification is needed for tax and benefit purposes.

4:14 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 5: Rights and responsibilities

This segment gives newcomers to Canada an overview of their rights and responsibilities as taxpayers.

12:30 min. | Updated: March 10, 2014 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 6: Your first income tax and benefit return

This segment gives newcomers to Canada key information for filing their first income tax and benefit return.

9:00 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 7: Reporting income and deductions

This segment provides newcomers to Canada with general information on what types of income need to be reported, and which deductions and credits can be claimed.

8:48 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript

Segment 8: Conclusion

This segment concludes the tax information video called Newcomers to Canada and the Canadian Tax System.

1:22 min. | Added: March 3, 2013 | Alternative formats and transcript