TaxCycle T4/T4A

Slips for remuneration, pension, annuity and other income

TaxCycle T4/T4A

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.

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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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Forms and features

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