Preparing Your Trust Tax Returns - Archive - AnswerConnect

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Preparing Your Trust Tax Returns provides comprehensive coverage and an in-depth analysis of all rules and interpretations relating to trusts and beneficiaries.

Start date: July 1, 2022 - End date: June 30, 2023

Prices start at $221 per user. Volume discounts will be applied automatically.

Recognized as the industry standard by tax professionals across Canada, Preparing Your Trust Tax Returns provides comprehensive coverage and an in-depth analysis of all rules and interpretations relating to trusts and beneficiaries that are relevant to reporting requirements. Full of how-to advice, tax planning tips, and quick answers to all of your challenging questions, it's the best way to stay on top of the latest issues and updates relevant to trust returns. Now, Wolters Kluwer offers you full access to a collection of these books for previous taxation years - perfect for when you need to prepare tax returns for previous years, or look up how items were treated in the past.


  • Electronic (PDF) versions of all Preparing Your Trust Tax Returns books for the 2008-2016 taxation years, available from IntelliConnect

Features & Coverage:

  • In-depth coverage of all aspects relating to trust tax returns (T3s)
  • Hundreds of references to CRA documents, legislation, and cases for further consultation and to ensure you have consulted all relevant material

Table of Contents: (varies slightly from year to year)

  • How to Use Preparing Your Trust Tax Returns
  • List of Forms and Other Documents Reproduced

Chapter 1 - Introduction

Trust Basics

  • Basic Types of Trusts
  • Determining Whether a Trust Exists
  • Parties to a Trust
  • Purpose Trusts and Charitable Purpose Trusts

Chapter 2 - Filing a Trust Income Tax Return and Related Matters

  • Filing Requirements
  • Payment of Tax
  • Penalties
  • Assessments, Objections and Appeals
  • Taxpayer Relief Provisions
  • Reportable Transactions
  • Other Considerations

Chapter 3 - Types of Trusts

  • Testamentary Trusts
  • Inter Vivos Trusts

Chapter 4 - Total Trust Income

  • Capital Gains and Losses
  • Pension Income
  • Dividends from Taxable Canadian Corporations
  • Foreign Investment Income
  • Other Investment Income
  • Business, Farming, Fishing, and Rental Income
  • NISA Fund No.2
  • Income Resulting from the Deemed Disposition Rules (The 21-Year Rule)
  • Other Income

Chapter 5 - Net Income

  • Deduction of the Trust's Investment Expenses for the Year
  • Income Payable (or Paid or Allocated) to Beneficiaries and Subsection 105(2) Expenses
  • Payable rule for trusts with beneficiaries under the age of 21
  • Split income of Minor Beneficiary
  • Preferred Beneficiary Election
  • Gross-Up of Retained Dividends or Those Not Designated
  • Adjustment of Investment Expenses (Quebec only)

Chapter 6 -Taxable Income

  • Ordinary Losses of Other Years (Including Farming and Fishing Losses)
  • Net Capital Losses of Other Years
  • Carryback of Current Year Losses to Previous Years
  • Capital Gains Exemption for Spousal or Common-Law Partner Trust
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Treaty-Exempt Income

Chapter 7 - Tax and Credits

  • Federal Tax Payable (Schedule 11)
  • Provincial or Territorial Tax or Federal Surtax Payable
  • Part X11.2 Tax (Schedule 10)
  • Other (Refundable) Credits
  • Part XIII and XIII.2 Withholding Tax for Distributions to Non-Resident Beneficiaries
  • Taxes under Other Parts in Respect of Certain Deferred Income Trusts and Other Trusts

Chapter 8 -Selected Tax Issues

  • Estates and Pipeline Strategies (New for the 2018 edition)
  • Residence of Trusts
  • Trusts Deemed Resident in Canada
  • Taxation Year of a Trust
  • Deemed Dispositions of Trust Property
  • Distribution of Trust Property to Beneficiaries
  • The Attribution Rules
  • "Beneficially Interested"
  • The Reversionary/Revocable Trust Attribution Rules
  • Tax on Split Income of Minor Children
  • Qualifying Dispositions to Trusts
  • Clearance Certificate Prior to Distribution of Property Section 116 Clearance Certificate in Respect of an Interest in a Trust

Appendix 1 - Forms
Appendix 2 - Folios, Bulletins and Circulars
Appendix 3 - CRA and Quebec Guides
Topical Index

More Information
Contributors Wolters Kluwer Tax Law Editors
Product Type CCH AnswerConnect
Format Online Book
Subject Area Trusts & Estate Tax