EBM630 - Taxation Matters for The Entrepreneur
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Taxation Matters for The Entrepreneur
This subject will give the entrepreneur a greater awarness of some of the principles and concepts of the Income Tax Act and related statutes. Particular emphasis will be placed on self-employed income and the expenses and taxes payable by a small business owner. Some of the topics discussed will include, personal taxation, corporate taxation, HST.
Required credit course for BAS - Entrepreneurial and Small Business Management Specialization. Professional Option - Business Administration Program.
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:
1. Explain key components of peresonal income tax including total, net and taxable income, deductions, and credits.
2. Calculate a student tax return using personal income tax software.
3. Apply current income tax legislation and tax planning strategies for a sole proprietor, a partner, and an owner of a corporation dealing with situations such as those involving:
- a home-based business
- capital cost allowance (CCA)
- rental income
- capital gains and losses
- income from draws, salary, and dividends
- deductions and remittances for IT, EI and CPP
4. Determine from a tax perspective whether a small business should incorporate.
5. Discuss key components of the corporation tax return of a private corporation.
5. Compute the HST liabilities or refunds for various small businesses and complete their HST returns.
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