Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of this course, participants will:

  • Know exactly when and how to register for a GST/HST number.

  • Understand how to keep track of the GST/HST they've collected and paid.

  • Be able to file their GST/HST online using NETFILE.

  • Know how to pay their net GST/HST to the CRA.

  • Understand the differences between the Regular Method and the Quick Method of accounting for GST/HST.

  • Be able to explain what input tax credits (ITCs) are and the impact they have on net GST/HST owed.

  • Know the GST/HST filing and payment deadlines, and when instalment payments are required.

  • Know how to apply to use the Quick Method of accounting for GST/HST.

Continuing Education Credits

The following associations have approved this course for continuing education credit. Credit may also be available from those associations with no formal approval process.


CMMOTA - 0.75 Credits

CMTNL - 0.75 Category B Credits

CMTPEI - 1.5 Credits

CRMTA - 2 Secondary Credits

MTAA - 1.5 Secondary Credits

MTAM - 1.5 Primary Credits

MTANS - 1.5 Secondary Credits

MTAS - 1.5 Business Credits

MTWPAM - 1.5 Secondary Credits

NHPC - 5 Credits

Pending Approval


Course Curriculum

Course Certificate

After successful completion of this course, you will receive a course certificate stating that you've completed 1.5 hours of online training.


Jordan Pierson, CPA, CA

Jordan is a Chartered Professional Accountant and the Director of Education at Jensen CPA. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Mount Royal University, and his designation as a Chartered Professional Accountant from CPA Alberta. For 6-years he worked as an auditor and forensic accountant for one of the big four accounting firms. Prior to becoming a professional accountant, Jordan worked for 7-years at a major financial institution, where he gained extensive knowledge about banking and personal finance.