Thank you for visiting our website, we are currently working to create a new site to better serve our clients. In the meantime, please see below for frequently asked questions and information about York Simcoe Accounting.

COVID-19 UPDATES

York Simcoe Accounting is OPEN and we are welcoming clients into the office. Please be aware that we are currently limiting the number of people entering at one time. Masks are now required when entering the office. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you. Our current office hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am-5 pm.

For businesses affected by the COVID-19 crisis, please see the links below for the most up to date information about economic relief:  Economic Response Plan 

One of the best things you can do to prepare yourself or your business for tax season is to register for a My CRA Account. You will also sign up for any government subsidy or relief within this portal.

 

UPDATED DEADLINES DUE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS

The personal income tax deadline has been extended to June 1, 2020. Payments are due by September 1, 2020.

Self-employed tax returns have the same filing date as before: June 15, 2020. The payment deadline has been extended to September 1, 2020.

The corporate tax deadline for those who file from March 18 to June 1 have been extended to June 1, 2020. Payments are due by September 1, 2020.

Any HST amounts due from March 27, 2020, to the end of May 2020, are now due June 30th. Filing deadlines are still the same.

Full list of deadlines from the Canada Revenue Agency.

 

Frequently asked questions

PERSONAL FAQs

How can I get my taxes done during the COVID-19 crisis?

You can still drop off any paperwork or tax returns at our office, located at 7 Sophia Street, Barrie ON L4N 1H9. You will find a bin outside our door, containing plastic envelopes.

Please put your paperwork into a plastic envelope and ensure your name, phone number and email address are included.

How long will it take for my tax return to be processed?

Please allow 2 weeks for returns to be processed.

How do we sign documents if we can’t enter the office?

We can email or DocuSign. You can also print off and drop it into our mailbox.

When do we get our personal tax return information back?

We will email you a copy of the return when completed. Your paper copy can be picked up after the COVID-19 crisis is over.

What if I owe the CRA money?

All payments can be made online through your bank or the CRA website . We can also send a remittance voucher with your tax return if you want to pay at the bank.

How do we pay for your services?

We accept email money transfers (e-transfers) or can take credit cards over the phone.

I’m interested in having York Simcoe Account do my taxes, how do I get started?

Please fill in the personal information questionnaire here and email it to us at info@yorksimcoe.com.

BUSINESS FAQs

Can I drop off my books to you during the COVID-19 crisis?

You can still drop off any paperwork or books at our office, located at 7 Sophia Street, Barrie ON L4N 1H9. You will find a bin outside our door, containing plastic envelopes.

Please put your paperwork into a plastic envelope and ensure your name, phone number and email address are included.

How do we sign documents if we can’t enter the office?

We can email or DocuSign. You can also print off and drop it into our mailbox.

When do we get our business tax return information back?

We will email you a copy of the return when completed. Your paper copy can be picked up after the COVID-19 crisis is over.

What if I owe the CRA money?

All payments can be made online through your bank or the CRA website. We can also send a remittance voucher with your tax return if you want to pay at the bank.

How do we pay for your services?

We accept email money transfers (e-transfers) or can take credit cards over the phone.

How can I prepare to get the taxes done for my business?

We’ve created a checklist to help you gather the necessary information to get your taxes done.

I'm interested in having York Simcoe Accounting do my businesses' taxes, how do I get started?

Please fill in the business information questionnaire here and email it to us at info@yorksimcoe.com

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