contact us  |  print  |  français  |  log in
my downloads
pay an invoice
my account
Accounting & assurance
Business & finance
CPA Canada Handbook
Information technology
Practice management
Risk & governance
in all formats

Byrd & Chen’s Canadian Tax Principles – Professional Edition 2017 (new!)

Schedule a product demo

C. Byrd, I. Chen

Byrd & Chen’s Canadian Tax Principles – Professional Edition 2017 - This product is available in the following media types: Internet Collection, Book (Softcover)

Turn to this easy-to-understand guide when you need straightforward answers to common personal, corporate or GST/HST tax questions. Written for the non-tax specialist, Canadian Tax Principles is a reliable source for identifying the key issues in a tax problem and giving you the information you need to solve them.

A subscription to Byrd & Chen’s Canadian Tax Principles – Professional Edition 2017 includes access to the following title(s):

ItemItem no.PriceQuantity
Internet CollectionSingle Issue Subscription - Internet   
Initial Office License (5 users)
Book (Softcover)Book - Each 
View volume discount information   
Book (Softcover)Book - Standing Order 
View volume discount information   
add to cart   
Prices may change without notice. User license policies

Do you need straightforward answers to common personal, corporate or GST/HST tax questions?

Canadian Tax Principles – Professional Edition will help to shine a light on the key issues in a tax problem and provide you with the answers you need to solve them. This convenient, professional guide to basic Canadian tax issues is organized in a topical format that makes it easy to find all the relevant information you need. Packed with over 700 pages of commentary and examples related to common income tax issues and problems this reliable source for the non-tax specialist provides:

  • jargon-free answers to common personal and corporate tax questions
  • useful schedules of tax rates and other data (including websites)
  • sample tax returns – T1 and T2
  • accurate coverage of the changes introduced in the new federal budget
  • a glossary which defines more than 500 terms used in tax work
  • references to the Income Tax Act or related materials in each chapter.

Canadian Tax Principles is also very helpful when you need to explain complex tax issues to clients who have limited tax and accounting knowledge.


The clear, jargon-free style of text and problem material will provide convenient answers to many of the basic tax issues that are encountered.

2017 Budget Coverage
Reflects the proposals contained in the 2017 budget!

The searchable electronic edition has jump links to other parts of the research library (Federal Income Tax Collection). The sample returns are linked to PDF files that contain all schedules for the completed returns.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction To Federal Taxation In Canada
  2. Procedures And Administration
  3. Income Or Loss From An Office Or Employment
  4. Taxable Income and Tax Payable For Individuals
  5. Capital Cost Allowances And Cumulative Eligible Capital
  6. Income Or Loss From A Business
  7. Income From Property
  8. Capital Gains And Capital Losses
  9. Other Income, Other Deductions And Income Attribution
  10. Retirement Savings And Other Special Income Arrangements
  11. Taxable Income and Tax Payable For Individuals Revisited
  12. Taxable Income and Tax Payable For Corporations
  13. Taxation of Corporate Investment Income
  14. Other Issues In Corporate Taxation
  15. Corporate Taxation and Management Decisions
  16. Rollovers Under Section 85
  17. Other Rollovers And Sale Of An Incorporated Business
  18. Partnerships
  19. Trusts And Estate Planning
  20. International Issues In Taxation
  21. GST/HST


Canadian Tax Principles includes supplementary readings and sample personal and corporate tax returns.

Linked and fully searchable, the Internet version of Canadian Tax Principles provides users with quick, online access to the information and guidance necessary to answer their tax questions.

NOTE: The text of Canadian Tax Principles - Professional Edition is largely identical to that found in the textbook Canadian Tax Principles, by Byrd & Chen, published by Pearson Prentice Hall.

ISBN: 978-1-5254-0065-0
Publication Date: September 2017
Number of Pages: ~700

View Terms and conditions | Privacy policy | Shipping and store policies | AODA

Help Desk: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm ET | 1-866-256-6842 | Contact us

© 2001-2018, CPA Canada | EYEP. All rights reserved.