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steveog
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I was paid vacation pay for 2 months after I moved. Can I use this income as part of income to be offset by moving expenses?

 
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TurboTaxKim
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I was paid vacation pay for 2 months after I moved. Can I use this income as part of income to be offset by moving expenses?

No, your income must "relate to the new work location". Vacation pay earned prior to your move does not qualify.

https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/individuals/topics/about-your-tax-return/tax-re...

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TurboTaxKim
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I was paid vacation pay for 2 months after I moved. Can I use this income as part of income to be offset by moving expenses?

No, your income must "relate to the new work location". Vacation pay earned prior to your move does not qualify.

https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/individuals/topics/about-your-tax-return/tax-re...

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