Cantax T1 Half-Day Update!, Live Webinar January 18, 2022

Staying current on tax, form, software and e-service changes is critical to the success of a tax practice. Cantax online webinars will provide you with all the essential information you need as you prepare for the upcoming T1 income tax season.

Register by January 7th & SAVE $20

Back by popular demand! We are once again offering a T1-only single session webinar to help Cantax clients get updated on the latest T1 changes!

Our webinar will present the numerous tax and form changes for the filing of 2021 T1’s. We will show you how these changes are being implemented in Cantax. We will also briefly discuss the most relevant current government programs, review the latest CRA e-services, and delve into some Best Practices with respect to tax compliance.

To help you get the most out of your webinar experience, you will be sent the slide deck in advance.  In addition, you will beable to download a companion Cantax T1 Resource Guide after the webinar.

The Tax Team                 

Participants will hear from our experienced tax seminar team as they discuss questions when they come into the Q&A Panel and relate their real-life tax preparation experiences! 


By moving to virtual seminars, you don’t have to risk driving out in bad weather! This half day session is online so you don’t have to use up your entire day to attend. Further, you get the session material in PDF format  in case you want to review something at a later time Our trainers are also happy to respond to follow up questions.



Seminar Topics include:                               

  • T1 - Tax & Form Updates
    • Essential tax and form changes for the filing of 2021 personal income tax returns
    • Tax treatment of COVID benefits and benefit repayments
    • Home Office Expenses for 2021
    • Changes to the Canada workers benefit
    • Revised Climate Action Incentive
    • Proposed changes to the Northern residents’ deduction
    • Changes to the T2201 Disability Tax Credit Certificate and new online application
    • Various provincial tax credit changes
    • T1 EFILE and Auto-Fill-My Return (AFR)
  • Proposed change to mandatory EFILE of T1 returns
    • New data available for download for 2021
    • Downloading prior year data
  • CRA Topics:
    • Using electronic signatures
    • Accessing CRA Services – Multi-factor Authentication
    • Proposed change to the delivery of notice of assessments
    •  CRA Processing times
    • Obtaining Authorizations

 Target Audience

This online session will be of interest to accountants and tax practitioners who use Cantax and are looking to get updated on Personal taxation, as they get ready for the coming income tax season. 

Professional Development Credits

Wolters Kluwer professional development programs are designed to meet the continuing education requirements of a variety of professional associations. These requirements do vary by association and region. Please consult your provincial association to ensure this webinar meets the continuing professional development standards for your specific situation.

Registrations for each Live Webinar are available until the start of each program. We reserve the right to substitute speakers in the case of instructor absence.   In the event that we must cancel a Live Webinar, all registrants will be notified immediately and given the opportunity to either transfer their registration to another Live Webinar or a Recorded Webinar or obtain a refund. Partial credit will not be awarded for attendees that are not present for the entirety of the Live Webinar. Credit will not be awarded if an attendee does not answer all of the polling questions (where applicable). Additional credit will not be awarded due to the instructor presenting over the allotted time.

This Webinar Includes:

  • PDF version of the presentation slides.
  •  DF Cantax Resource Guide
  • PD Certificate


Sue Deakin, CPA, CA, MAcc

Sue is a Professor of Accounting, specializing in tax, in the Lawrence Kinlin School of Business at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario.  She earned her undergraduate degree and MAcc from the University of Waterloo and her CPA designation thereafter.  She completed her co-op education with Arthur Andersen & Co in Toronto and continued to work at AA& Co. in Taxation upon graduation.  She then worked for 15 years as VP Finance in a property management company before pursuing a teaching career.  As coordinator of the Accounting programs at Fanshawe, Sue led the development of the Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and the graduate certificate in Professional Accounting. 


Assisting Sue during the session will be our veteran team of seminar presenters including, Maureen Vance, CPA, CA , Leigh Fedoruk, Jenny Lee, CPA, CA, and Gerry Barker