TaxCycle T4/T4A

Slips and relevés
for remuneration, pension, annuity and other income

Issue T-slips to recipients and file the related issuer summaries with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and Revenu Québec.

Prepare and electronically file unlimited federal T4 and T4A slips and summaries, as well as unlimited Québec RL-1 and RL-2.

TaxCycle T4/T4A is included in the Complete Paperless Tax Suite, the Paperless Office, or Tax Basics. It is also available as a stand-alone module. 

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Time-saving Excel®
slips import

Populate our sample Excel® template with your client's slip recipient data. Then drag and drop it onto the TaxCycle window to import. You can even undo and redo!

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Reduced EI calcs
in the same file

Prepare T4 slips for both regular and reduced employment insurance calculations in a single file. Create two slips instead of two files.

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SlipSync T4s
with T1 returns

Prepare T4 and T4A slips, then publish them to SlipSync. If you're preparing a T1 return for one of the slip recipients, TaxCycle alerts you to import the slip data.

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Info worksheet defaults speed
data entry

Set the default pay period, city, province, footnotes, and information boxes on the Info worksheet to automatically populate the slips you create.

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Québec RL-1 and
RL-2 included

Use TaxCycle T4/T4A to prepare the related Québec RL-1 and RL-2 relevés. Start by preparing your T4 and T4A slips, then scroll down to complete the Québec fields.

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Automatically adjust CPP, EI and PPIP

Set default adjustment thresholds, then let TaxCycle automatically adjust CPP, EI and PPIP contributions on T4 slips to the required premium contribution amounts.

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Carry forward from software or XML

Carry forward slips from prior-year ProFile® FX, Cantax® FormMaster, or Taxprep® Forms files. Or, import from an XML file sent to the CRA this year or last year.

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Live preview of
printed slips

Printed slips show at the bottom of each data entry page. Open a second window and watch it update when you enter data in the main TaxCycle window.

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Independent and integrated

A separate module for T4s and T4As allows us to build special features, and lets you set specific options just for T4 and T4A slips. Tight integration with other modules means you can create a T4/T4A file from a T2 return.

Forms and features

Number of returns Unlimited
TaxCycle T4/T4A Yes 
ProFile® FX Yes
Cantax® FormMaster Yes
Taxprep® Forms Yes
CRA Internet File Transfer (XML) for T4, T4A, T4 Reduced EI (original, amended or cancelled slips) Yes
Revenu Québec RL1 and RL2 (original, amended or cancelled relevés) Yes
Client Manager Yes
Template Editor Yes
Info - Return Information Yes
Engagement - Engagement Information  
Internet - Internet Filing Results Yes
T4 Adjustment Options Yes
T4 - Statement of remuneration paid Yes
T4A - Statement of pension, retirement, annuity, and other income Yes
T4A-RCA - Statement of distributions from a retirement compensation arrangement (RCA) Yes
T4PS - Statement of employee profit-sharing plan allocations and payments Yes
RL-1 – Employment and other income (Québec) Yes
RL-2 – Retirement and annuity income (Québec) Yes
T4Slips - Slips summary Yes
T4Summary - Summary of remuneration paid Yes
T4ASlips - Slips summary Yes
T4ASummary - Summary of pension, retirement, annuity and other income Yes
T4ARCASlips - Slips summary Yes
T4ARCASummary - Summary of distributions from a retirement compensation arrangement (RCA) Yes
T4PSSlips - Slips summary Yes
T4PSSummary - Summary of employee profit-sharing plan allocations and payments Yes
RL1Summary - Summary of source deductions and employer contributions Yes
RL2Summary - Summary of retirement and annuity income (Québec) Yes
Tape Summary Yes
MLetter - Missing slips email Yes