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How do I enter a T5008 slip (and matching Relevé 18, if applicable)?

Easy, simply follow the steps that apply to your TurboTax edition below. Remember, if you have more than one slip, simply add the total of all slips and enter the amount.

Important: If the amounts on your T5008 slip are in a foreign currency, convert them to Canadian dollars before you enter them. (Visit the Bank of Canada’s website for daily exchange rates lookup and the average annual exchange rate).

Instructions for the TurboTax online edition

  1. Select Find (or the magnifying glass icon) from the TurboTax menu.

2.  Enter “T5008” in the Find window. 

3. Select T5008 Securities Transactions from the list of results, then select Go. The T5008 - Summary step appears.

4. Select Enter New T5008. The T5008 - Securities Transactions step appears.

5. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the information from your slip.

Note: If your T5008 slip is for a joint account shared between spouses, enter your spouse’s percentage of ownership in the field Enter percentage of slip to claim on your spouse’s tax return (if applicable).

6. Select Done With T5008. The T5008 - Summary step appears.

7.  Review the information on the screen and follow the instructions below that match your situation:

  • If the information is correct, select Done With T5008 Slips
  • If the information isn’t correct, select Edit next to the slip and correct the information. When you return to this step, select Done With T5008 Slips
  1. Select Find (or the magnifying glass icon) from the TurboTax menu.
  2. Enter T5008 in the Find window.
  3. Select T5008/Relevé 18 Securities Transactions from the list of results and then select Go. The T5008 - Relevé 18 - Summary step appears
  4. Select Enter New T5008 - Relevé 18. The T5008 - Securities Transactions step appears.
  5. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the information from your slip.
  6. Select Enter Relevé 18. The Relevé 18 - Statement of Securities Transactions step appears.
  7. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the remaining information from your Relevé 18.
  8. Select Done With T5008 - Relevé 18. The T5008 - Relevé 18 - Summary step appears.
  9. Review the information on screen and follow the instructions that match your situation.
  • If the information is correct, select Done With T5008 and Relevé 18 Slips
  • If the information isn’t correct, select Edit next to the slip and correct the information. When you return to this step, select Done With T5008 and Relevé 18 Slips

Instructions for the TurboTax CD/download edition

  1. Select Find (or the magnifying glass icon) from the TurboTax menu.
  2. Enter T5008 in the Find window.
  3. Select T5008/Relevé 18 Securities Transactions from the list of results and then select Go. The The Entering your federal T-slips step appears.
  4. Select T5008 - Securities Transactions, then select Continue. The T5008 - Securities Transactions step appears.
  5. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the information from your slip.
  6. If you have more T5008 slips to claim, enter New T5008 and fill out the form, repeating this step for each slip.
  7. Select Done with T5008. The T5008 - Summary step appears.
  8. Review the information on screen and the follow the instructions that match your situation.
  • If the information is correct, select Done With T5008 Slips
  • If the information isn’t correct, select Edit next to the slip and correct the information. When you return to this step, select Done With T5008 Slips
  1. Select Find (or the magnifying glass icon) from the TurboTax menu.
  2. Enter T5008 in the Find window.
  3. Select T5008 / Relevé 18 Securities transactions from the list of results, and then select Go.The Entering your federal T-slips and relevé slips step appears.
  4. Select T5008 / Relevé 18 - Securities Transactions.
  5. Select Continue. The T5008 - Securities Transactions step appears.
  6. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the information from your slip.
  7. Select Enter Relevé 18. The Relevé 18 - Statement of Securities Transactions step appears.
  8. Fill out the form in TurboTax with the remaining information from your Relevé 18.
  9. Select Done With T5008 - Relevé 18. The T5008 - Relevé 18 - Summary step appears.
  10. Review the information on screen and follow the instructions that match your situation:
  • If the information is correct, select Done With T5008 and Relevé 18 Slips
  • If the information isn’t correct, select Edit next to the slip and correct the information. When you return to this step, select Done With T5008 and Relevé 18 Slips

Note: Some of the fields on your T5008 slip may not be in TurboTax. You only need to enter the T5008 slip information that TurboTax asks for.

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