Webinar: GST 101 – Canada’s Goods and Services Tax for Entrepreneurs

Join us and learn from Cassandra Whitelaw, Manager of Indirect Tax at MNP. This webinar is designed for entrepreneurs who are new to business and would appreciate having a better understanding of how Canada’s Goods and Services Tax (“GST”) works at a high level.

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Webinar Description

You will learn the following:

  • The basic principles of the GST system
  • Registration and deregistration
  • Businesses responsibilities regarding GST
  • Input Tax Credits (“ITCs”)
  • Accounting for GST
  • Filing requirements
  • Common deficiencies

 

Meet the Presenter 

Cassandra Whitelaw, Manager – Indirect Tax, MNP.

Cassandra is a Manager with MNP’s Tax Group in Regina. Specializing in indirect tax, Cassandra work with businesses and not-for-profit organizations, helping them stay compliant with federal and provincial sales tax legislation and responding to Canada Revenue Agency and provincial sales tax audits and queries.

Personable and friendly, Cassandra gets to know clients so she can customize advice and solutions to their unique situations. She is detail oriented and highly skilled at interpreting tax law to help clients become compliant and successfully handle audits. Cassandra’s clients include small- and medium-sized businesses, credit unions, banks and pension plans.

Cassandra has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Regina, which she earned with Great Distinction. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), qualifying as a Chartered Accountant (CA), and served as treasurer for the Estate Planning Council of Regina for three years.