topic Associate Membership fee required for courses in Self-employed https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/self-employed/discussion/associate-membership-fee-required-for-courses/01/910772#M3146 <P>I was required to become an Associate Member of an association in order to take courses for a certification to try to improve my job prospects.&nbsp; I was unemployed while taking the course and the fees were not included in my T2202A.&nbsp; How do I claim these fees?&nbsp;&nbsp;</P> Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:05:02 GMT mywatson15 2019-10-30T15:05:02Z Associate Membership fee required for courses https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/self-employed/discussion/associate-membership-fee-required-for-courses/01/910772#M3146 <P>I was required to become an Associate Member of an association in order to take courses for a certification to try to improve my job prospects.&nbsp; I was unemployed while taking the course and the fees were not included in my T2202A.&nbsp; How do I claim these fees?&nbsp;&nbsp;</P> Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:05:02 GMT https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/self-employed/discussion/associate-membership-fee-required-for-courses/01/910772#M3146 mywatson15 2019-10-30T15:05:02Z I've not been able to find anything specific from CRA say... https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/self-employed/discussion/i-ve-not-been-able-to-find-anything-specific-from-cra-say/01/910773#M3147 <P>I've not been able to find anything specific from CRA saying these fees qualify as deductible Tuition Fee, however it <I>may</I> fall under this description:</P><P>"Examination fees paid to an&nbsp;educational institution,&nbsp;<STRONG>professional association</STRONG>,&nbsp;provincial ministry&nbsp;or other similar institution, to take an&nbsp;occupational,&nbsp;trade or&nbsp;professional&nbsp;examination that is required to obtain a professional status recognized by federal or provincial statute, or to be licensed or certified as a tradesperson, to allow you to practice the profession or trade in Canada, may be eligible for the tuition tax credit. You should be provided with a receipt to substantiate your eligible exam fees".&nbsp;<BR /></P><P>You should contact CRA for clarification on this. If&nbsp;it is indeed a qualifying deduction, and over $100, you can enter it in TurboTax as "Tuition Fees on a Receipt" in the Student Profile.&nbsp;</P> Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:05:03 GMT https://turbotax.community.intuit.ca/community/self-employed/discussion/i-ve-not-been-able-to-find-anything-specific-from-cra-say/01/910773#M3147 TurboTaxKim 2019-10-30T15:05:03Z
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<P>I've not been able to find anything specific from CRA saying these fees qualify as deductible Tuition Fee, however it <I>may</I> fall under this description:</P><P>"Examination fees paid to an&nbsp;educational institution,&nbsp;<STRONG>professional association</STRONG>,&nbsp;provincial ministry&nbsp;or other similar institution, to take an&nbsp;occupational,&nbsp;trade or&nbsp;professional&nbsp;examination that is required to obtain a professional status recognized by federal or provincial statute, or to be licensed or certified as a tradesperson, to allow you to practice the profession or trade in Canada, may be eligible for the tuition tax credit. You should be provided with a receipt to substantiate your eligible exam fees".&nbsp;<BR /></P><P>You should contact CRA for clarification on this. If&nbsp;it is indeed a qualifying deduction, and over $100, you can enter it in TurboTax as "Tuition Fees on a Receipt" in the Student Profile.&nbsp;</P>
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