I've entered a T4a I received from my employer into line 20. It's for paid SPIFFs but it enters as self employed income. I can't file without an employment code & address

What do I do?  I can't file without a self employment code and address, but I'm not self employed. I'm a salesman and this income is like a bonus for certain equipment sales.


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Box 20 on a T4A is for self employed commissions, which is why you are asked for a self employment code and address. Based on what you said, it appears that your employer may have used the wrong box for that type of income, so you should contact CRA to determine whether or not you can use your employer's address.  Their number is 1-800-959-8281.

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