H&R Block Tax Academy: Training course descriptions.

Course description.

H&R Block Tax Academy

Learn the fundamentals of income tax preparation.

What you'll learn in Income Tax Level 1

Tax theory

Current tax laws and filing practices

Step-by-step skills to prepare tax returns

Course program includes

Guided, in class instruction

Interactive, professional discussions

One-on-one instructor assistance

Computer-based learning

Hands-on experience with the latest tax software

Real-world tax preparation exercises

Course graduates receive

Certificate of Completion

Education tax credit receipt

Opportunity to apply to work at H&R Block

Course topics

  • Overview of the Canadian income tax system
  • Income from employment
  • Support payments
  • RRSP’s and other registered plans
  • Union & professional dues
  • Child care expenses
  • Moving expenses
  • Calculations of tax and credits
  • Investment income and expenses
  • Sale of principal residence reporting
  • Social benefits & other amounts
  • Health care expenses & the Disability
  • Tax Credit
  • Taxation and family situations
  • Students
  • Eligible Educator School Supply Tax Credit
  • Home accessibility expenses
  • Senior citizens & pension income splitting
  • GST, Canada Child Benefit & the Working Income Tax Benefit

Total time: 78 hours

Ready to learn to earn at H&R Block Tax AcademyTM?