Information for Students
These are articles which relate to students regarding income,
deductions, tax credits and savings plans.
Income from scholarships and awards
Tax Deductions for Students
Child care expenses
Tax Credits for Students
fitness tax credit - reduced for 2016, eliminated for 2017 federally
Children's arts tax
credit - reduced for 2016, eliminated for 2017 federally
Courses taken outside Canada
- tuition, education and textbook tax credits Private school
Public transit tax
Student loan interest
Tuition, education, and textbook
Transfer or carry-forward of tuition, education and
Savings Plan for Students and Future
Registered Education Savings
Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA)
- age 18+
and Student Job Training
Benefits information for students - choose your province or territory
to see financial aid, bursary and scholarship and other information for
Grants are available to eligible apprentices, and can be used to pay
for tuition, travel, tools, or other expenses.
Revenue Agency Student Series Videos - do your own taxes!
Free tax preparation
Students Studying in Canada
International students studying in Canada may have to file a
Canadian income tax return. See the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
students studying in Canada, and our article on Who
Pays Tax in Canada.
Revised: August 30, 2018