Filed under: Taxes
- Get on the bus: For students who depend on transit to get to campus, keep your passes to claim the Transit Tax Credit. The program also includes some electronic tickets and weekly passes purchased for four consecutive weeks. You need the receipts and transit passes to back up your claim.
- Get the GST credit: Students turning 19 before April 1, 2014 should file a 2012 tax return even if they had no income. This will allow them to collect the GST/HST credit for the first payment period following their birthday.