T4 - The Statement of Remuneration Paid - Box 14 explained

T4 - The Statement of Remuneration Paid - Box 14 explained

In Canada, the T4 slip, also known as the Statement of Remuneration Paid, is used to report income earned by an employee from a specific employer during a given tax year.

Box 14 on the T4 slip is used to report the total income earned by the employee during the year.

This information is used by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to determine the employee's tax liability for the year.

Employers are required to provide a T4 form to each of their employees, as well as to file a summary of all T4 forms with the CRA by the end of February of the following year.

Box 14 of the T4 slip is typically used to report the following types of income:

Salary or wages:


Vacation pays and bonuses:


Taxable benefits or allowances:


Pay in lieu payments, employment commissions, director’s and management fees:


Other income:


It is worth noting that certain types of earnings may be subject to special rules and exceptions. For more information on this, it is recommended to consult the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) website or contact our company for assistance.

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