Turbo Tax Contest Giveaway 2011

Turbo Tax Contest Giveaway 2011CONTEST CLOSED Courtesy of the wonderful people at Intuit Canada we are giving away TuboTax Premier (formerly QuickTax) to 10 lucky winners.  These copies are for the 2010 tax year. I have to admit I am an old school tax guy and have for the better part of my life always done my taxes with pen and paper.  I think it’s mostly out of curiosity to learn something that most…

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How To Fix Errors On Old Tax Return Plus Claim Your Kids Deduction

How To Fix Errors On Old Tax Return Plus Claim Your Kids DeductionThanks to commenter David on my recent QuickTax software review, I learned that you can claim your kids and I now need to refile my tax returns for the last two years.  It is on the federal TD1 form and is plain as day (now that I look at it). So much for saving money by doing my taxes myself!  Mr. Cheap has asked me a few times if I’ve…

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What Can I Deduct to Pay Less Tax? File Your Income Tax with QuickTax Review

What Can I Deduct to Pay Less Tax? File Your Income Tax with QuickTax ReviewNow that we have almost completed the RRSP season for the 2009 income tax year, it is now time to think about one of the most painful financial activities: file taxes! I’ve recently been contacted by Intuit (the famous producer of Quicken) to review their latest QuickTax 2009 income tax software. So they sent me a QuickTax 2009 standard edition so I can work with it for a while and…

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