Accounting & Bookkeeping Firm Serving Clients in Ottawa

Accounting

Our expert team can help you with all of your accounting needs including income tax, bookkeeping, and payroll

Accounting

Our expert team can help you with all of your accounting needs including income tax, bookkeeping, and payroll

Income Tax

Income tax preparation and planning for individuals, corporations, sole proprietorships, partnerships and not-for-profit organizations

Income Tax

Income tax preparation and planning for individuals, corporations, sole proprietorships, partnerships and not-for-profit organizations

Payroll

Source deductions, payroll cheque remittance, direct deposit, CRA NETFILE - the team at Ashton Tax are experts when it comes to payroll and business corporate tax

Payroll

Source deductions, payroll cheque remittance, direct deposit, CRA NETFILE - the team at Ashton Tax are experts when it comes to payroll and business corporate tax

We Also Offer:

Virtual Bookkeeping & Virtual Accounting Services

We also provide the paperless accounting and online bookkeeping services you need to keep your business healthy and growing. All the paperwork you need, with none of the paper. Think of us as your in-house team, at a fraction of the cost.

70 %
Quality
+ 100 k
Clients
45 k
Properties

Bookkeeping

We offer bookkeeping and data entry services. We also provide bookkeeping training for your business using various accounting software and other tools. 

Incorporation

At Ashton Tax, we help you change your business structure and incorporate it. We help you with the federal incorporation of your small business as well as name registration.

GST HST

Filing taxes is very important and can take a considerable amount of your time. Our experts will carry out all tax calculations, follow tax guidelines and file the required forms.

Payroll Services

Payroll handling comes with many challenges. Deadlines and restrict rules make it more complicated. We offer efficient solutions and make things easier for you by handling all your payroll processing.

Business Plan Development

We are experts in business planning and have worked with companies of all sizes and trades, assisting them with developing professional business plans that can facilitate their fundraising and future growth.

Why you should choose us

Ashton Tax provides you with a team that offers you professionally accurate and efficient Accounting and Bookkeeping services at affordable rates in a friendly and personalized manner.

Timeline

Company Milestones

1987
2020

Starter

up to 75 transactions/month
$ 175
/Month
Employee 1-2
Bank & Credit Card Accounts: 1
Annual Income Statement

Bronze

up to 125 transactions/month
$ 345
/Month
Employee 1-4
Bank & Credit Card Accounts: 2
Annual Income Statement

Silver

up to 150 transactions/month
$ 495
/Month
Employee 1-6
Bank & Credit Card Accounts: 3
Quarterly Income Statement

Frequently Asked Questions

We prefer using QBO as it is the industry standard, but we are flexible to work with Sage, Quickbooks Desktop depending on the nature of your business.

After an introductory call, a meeting is set up with our onboarding officer who will comb through your records. Based on that analysis, we will determine the package of services that suits your needs.
Next step is to select your tenure of advance payment: Monthly, Quarterly, or Yearly.

A corporation is a separate legal entity from yourself which will have “Articles of Incorporation”, once you are incorporated you need to register for a business number and can also register a trade name.

Whereas, a Proprietorship means you are the business. You are able to operate a business, register for a business number and register a trade name, but still remain a proprietorship.

Go to www.cra-arc.gc.ca/myacount -- Then either "Sign in" or "Register" for an online profile.

If its your first time using this service, this may take few weeks to set up the account. Once your registration is completed, CRA security code will be mailed to you. Once you receive the code, you can enter it during the “My Account” registration process and gain access to your profile online.

The CRA “My Account” profile allows you to track your refund, view or change your returns, view your RRSP limit, change your address and much more.

An engagement letter must be signed by authorized representatives of both parties before it is considered to be a legally binding arrangement. Since this letter is treated as a contract, it should address the obligation of both parties.

For a non-resident selling property in Canada, the CRA’s requirement for the remittance of withholding tax is as follows:

The property purchaser is required to withhold 25% of the total purchase price, the seller is required to inform CRA of the proposed sale by filing a Certificate of Compliance. The CRA, on the receipt of this certificate, will bind the purchaser in releasing the amount withheld to the non-resident and then after the end of the calendar year, the non-resident is required to file a Canadian tax return to report the sale.

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    Ashton Tax was established in 1987 and offers Accounting and Tax Services for individuals and small businesses in Ottawa.

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