Paid 3250$ to USA for my pension 15% withholding ...

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
EnglishEN

Pick a language

Français English
Announcements
For information related to Covid-19 and how to get help if you lost your job, please see The Covid-19 Tax Info Center
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Highlighted
New Member

Paid 3250$ to USA for my pension 15% withholding tax. after calculating federal and provincial tax credit, still $800 short. How can I claim the 800$? Rick

 
1 Reply
Highlighted
Moderator

Paid 3250$ to USA for my pension 15% withholding tax. after calculating federal and provincial tax credit, still $800 short. How can I claim the 800$? Rick

The Foreign Tax Credit is available to reduce your Canadian tax payable which may have been increased due to the addition of Foreign Income. It is not a refund of Foreign Taxes you may have paid to another country and there really is no way to recover or claim the shortfall of $800.