The Cogent Chartered Professional Accountants team is always current on new tax laws and legislation, which allows us to identify key tax planning opportunities that minimize both current and future tax liabilities. We provide both our individual and business clients with the taxation expertise and guidance that they require throughout the year.
Whether you are filing as a sole proprietor or an individual, our team of tax accountants are available to prepare and file your personal tax returns.
Eliminate the Stress
We strive to take the stress out of personal tax time and navigate the tax rules for you. We have the knowledge it takes to make sure that your personal tax return is completed on time, and in accordance with the latest tax rules and changes. As part of our tax service we will deal with the CRA on your behalf so you don't have to!
Maximize Tax Savings
Personal tax returns can be complicated. Canadian tax laws are complex. As experienced personal tax accountants, we are focused on advising our clients on how best to work within the current personal tax laws, to help them maximize their tax savings now and for years to come.
Unincorporated Business, Farm or Rental Property
Have a small bussiness? Farm? Rental Property? We can advise and prepare the required tax schedules to ensure that you are compliant with the CRA and that you claim the maximum allowable expenditures to minimize your taxes payable. We can also prepare and file GST and PST returns, WCB forms, or any other business and tax related items your business may be required to complete.
For our agricultural clients we prepare AgriStability and AgriInvest applications. We have deep roots in the agriculture Industry and are committed to helping our farm clients continue to run their farm operations efficiently.
Each personal tax return that leaves our office is reviewed by a Cogent CPA Partner to ensure your tax return is completed to our gold standard!
It's not just about filing your tax return!
We aim to provide strategic tax planning and advice to support the specific financial goals of each client and their business. We keep you informed about the latest tax rules and review the implications and changes required to meet your individual and business goals. We prefer to collaborate with our clients throughout the year to evaluate and address any corporate and personal tax strategies which can add value over the short term, considers your long term needs and maximizes your tax savings.
Filing Your Corporate Tax Return and more
Did you know that most corporations have up to six months after their year end to file their corporate tax return, but that you may start getting interest charged on taxes owing by the CRA three months after the year ends date? We aim to work with our clients to get corporate work done in a timely manner to avoid these unneccesary extra costs.
Other corporate tax related work we provide for our clients include include:
- filing GST and PST Returns
- preparing T4's, T4a's, T5's, T3's
- WCB Employer Payroll Statements
- T5018 statements of contract payment
- All other required tax-related services
Whether you are thinking about starting a new business, or already have one, our team of tax professionals would love the opportunity to sit down with you to discuss all things corporate tax related.