Frequently Ask Questions

When can I file my tax return?

The deadline for filing tax returns is April 30 of the following year. You can file anytime for the past 10 years.

You have until June 15 to file your small business tax return.

How do I grant you online access to file my tax returns?

You will need to complete a form that I will send to you. Once I receive the form, I will provide you with my Rep ID. You will need to grant me online access. After you authorization me I can access this information.  I will need the following information: Full Name, Address, Date of Birth, Social Insurance Number, and last year’s tax return.

How much do your services cost?

Bookkeeping starts at $40 per hour. Tax Returns start at $125.00. A consultation to find out what you need so that I can give you an estimate is free! Contact me today: ina@handsonbooks.ca

What are your credentials?

I am a certified bookkeeper and tax preparer. I am working on my payroll practitioner certification. Learn more about me here: About

Do you do payroll?

I specialize in construction and consulting for your payroll. I can also provide support for payroll source deductions, new hiring, and dismissals. For more information: Payroll Services

What is a balance sheet?

This is one of the most important views of your business financial position. The balance sheet done RIGHT will help know your net worth for both your personal and business.

What should I look for on my financial statements?

Things you need to look for on the financial statements:

  • Are all accounts balanced and in the black?
  • Do you have explanations for the red figures?
  • Do your expenses make sense as to what you have paid out?

Why should I report my rental income?

It is a landlord and tenant act regulated, you are required to:

  • Issue proper rental receipts to tenants
  • Return security deposit, in full unless the damage to suit
  • Maintain real property good living standards

Do you prepare tax returns for the USA?

No, You can use Turbo Tax to file your USA Tax Return, there is also a free estimator.

Have a question I haven’t answered?

Contact me for a free consultation: Contact Ina.