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T1-ADJ Tax Return Adjustment Request | Avoid a Penalty

About Sam Faris

To err is human. This is why many taxpayers make mistakes filling out complex tax forms. Knowing that mistakes will happen, how can you correct it and adjust a tax return you have already filed? If you are an individual taxpayer, what you need to do is file a T1 Adjustment Request. The CRA allows individual taxpayers to adjust tax returns filed going back up to 10 years.

This is a relatively simple procedure in most cases. You can obtain the T1 ADJ form from the CRA website. The form has 4 sections, A to D. Section A requires you to identify yourself by providing your name, SIN, address, and the tax year you want to adjust. Part C contains the adjustment details and has spaces for the line number, the previous amount, the amount of change requested, and the revised amount. You will also be required to provide a detailed explanation of why the change is requested. Section D requires you to certify that the information given is correct and complete.

Once the CRA receives your adjustment request, it will review the changes requested. This can take 2-8 weeks (or longer). Once the CRA’s review is done, you will get a notice of reassessment showing any changes as well as a letter explaining why or why not the changes you rested were made or not made. If you disagree with the outcome of your request, you’ll have to file a Notice of Objection to try and correct any mistakes that the CRA refused to adjust.

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Case Study

A new client of ours had a net worth assessment performed on them and had received a net worth audit. The financial impact of the net worth audit was significant and would have a major impact on his life.

Our firm was selected to help him address these issues with the CRA.

Our firm performed an intensive review of the net worth audit from the CRA. It was discovered that the auditor had made many mistakes. Sam Faris met with the auditor, team leader and director from the CRA.

Based on the findings of our firm, the auditor adjusted the net worth audit to reflect our analysis and calculations.

“My life was collapsing. Involving Sam was the best decision I made. He is a life Saver. 10 stars.”

Testimonial

Sam Faris reduced the significant unreported income based on net worth audit to be nil. Sam’s approach in fighting these types of complex audits is unique and sophisticated. He found countless mistakes made by the auditor which were rectified when Sam appealed the audit decision. Instead of owing significant amount of taxes, Sam reduced it to zero. I highly recommend to hire Sam for this type of audits and any CRA problem.”

E.M., Ottawa
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Pro Tip

ACCESSING THE SMALL BUSINESS DEDUCTION IN YOUR BUSINESS

The Small Business Deduction gives businesses a tax deduction on the first $500,000 of income. This saves an eligible corporation around up to $50,000 in income taxes. There are a number of conditions that have to be met to be eligible for this deduction.

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Rafa Vargas
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Joseph Qassis
Joseph Qassis
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Extremely helpful and high work ethics. Thank you for all your help Sam for solving my tax issues.
NuSupply Dental
NuSupply Dental
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Sam Faris was recommended to me by a tax lawyer in the city. Sam dealt with my tax audit with CRA and got me the best results and more importantly I now have Sam handling my company and personal tax returns free of headache from CRA troubles!
NewLeaf Dental
NewLeaf Dental
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I was referred to Sam Faris by a tax lawyer in the city. Sam helped me with a very complicated tax audit by the CRA. Results exceeded expectations and now I can focused more in my business as Sam is defending me with the CRA problems.
John S
John S
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Best CPA and tax expert in the country. Sam helped me with a very complicated tax problem which involved voluntary disclosure. CRA accepted Sam argument and submission without a single question asked. He saved me the penalties and interest. Highly recommend Sam and his team.
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Loris Layus
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Angela Simpson
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Great experience, very informative, and knowledgable!
Sam Faris helped us with a serious matter with CRA. He is extremely knowledgeable, efficient and more importantly has very high work standards. I would highly recommend Sam to anyone who is facing an issue with CRA.
Rey459
Rey459
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Sam helped me with a very difficult tax issue which involved voluntary disclosure. He submitted a perfect package where CRA did not bother to ask any question. My package was approved from the first time with no issue at all. I must admit that after shopping around, Sam’s fee was the most reasonable fee among all the professionals including 2 tax law firms. Thank you Sam for all your hard work.
Soysal Realty
Soysal Realty
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A trusted tax firm who handled my complicated tax problems perfectly with the least cost. Sam and his team exceeded expectation. Highly recommend.
Waseem Khoury
Waseem Khoury
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Luckily I was referred to Sam and his team by a friend of mine. After wasting time and money with a tax lawyer, finding Sam was a big relief. He was able to resolve my tax issue with CRA on timely basis and with the least cost. Many thanks Sam.
maria martins
maria martins
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Super professional with high work and ethics standards. Highly recommend Sam and his team. Thanks for the hard work.
Seth Woodard
Seth Woodard
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Sam was super helpful and responsive, extremely fast, and very easy to work with. Would recommend to anyone. Thanks Sam!
MARIA FUDA
MARIA FUDA
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Without doubts, the team at Faris CPA is the best out there to dispute CRA decisions. They are focused on details and are second to none. Their fee is fair and more importantly, they are honest, reliable and meeting their promises. Don't bother to hire other professionals and of course no need for tax lawyers who charge you excessive legal fees. Hire Sam and his team and they can get the job perfectly done and on a timely basis with the least cost. Very grateful to Sam for all the hard work on my file. I am lucky to know you and because of you, I have no concerns whatsoever if CRA tries to attack me and attack my business in the future.Thank you Sam.Maria Fuda,Litewave Communications
Paulina R
Paulina R
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Very helpful and super efficient. Sam is an expert with tax problems and will help you in every aspect with the least cost. Thank you so much for all your hard work!!
jonathan sousa
jonathan sousa
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Sam is a wealth of knowledge. I would highly recommend his services to friends and family.
Scott Dalziel
Scott Dalziel
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Sam and Edward were extremely helpful and very timely in providing their services! They provided great service at a very reasonable price.
David Lonergan
David Lonergan
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Sam Faris and his team are EXPERTS in fighting the CRA / Canada Revenue Agency. I cannot say enough good things! Save your money and don’t hire a tax lawyer. They can do it ALL and save you the legal fees. Sam and Team will get you the best outcome for a very reasonable fee. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND.
Colin Simpson
Colin Simpson
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Sam Faris is an excellent accountant who is an expert in CRA issues. He is very knowledgeable and I highly recommend him.
Very professional and high work ethics.
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Ryan Butao
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Ana Santos
Ana Santos
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Amazing work and great exceptional service.
Edden Y
Edden Y
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Sam Faris is highly professional and keep his promises. He promised me a fair resolution to my tax issue and he met the promise. His fee is very reasonable too.
Steve Hayward
Steve Hayward
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Sam helped me out with a complicated (to me) tax issue I had. He was super responsive and walked me through everything. I had a follow up question a few months later and he responded within an hour. Highly recommended.
Marcin J
Marcin J
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Very professional support for international taxes.
Gol Zar
Gol Zar
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Sam is extremely knowledgeable with tax issues with CRA. He provided me the best advice which saved me from troubles. His fee is reasonable too. Thank you Sam and I will recommend you to my people.
peter lozier
peter lozier
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I had the absolute pleasure of working with Sam Faris and I can't express enough how thrilled I am with the service I received. From start to finish, the experience was seamless and efficient.Sam is a true expert in Canadian tax regulations. he demonstrated an impressive knowledge of the Canadian tax code, which immediately put my mind at ease. He was able to answer all my questions and provide valuable insights that helped immensely with Canadian tax laws.What truly sets Sam apart is their incredible speed and attention to detail. I submitted my tax documents, and he worked diligently to complete my return in record time, all while ensuring it complied with the Canadian tax requirements. I was amazed at how swiftly they turned around my taxes without sacrificing accuracy. It's evident that he has a deep understanding of the Canadian tax system and can navigate it with ease.Throughout the entire process, Sam was not only professional but also incredibly personable. They made what is typically a stressful time of year into a stress-free experience. Their friendly demeanor and willingness to explain complex Canadian tax concepts in simple terms made me feel valued as a client.
Nadine Mortada
Nadine Mortada
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I received the best tax advice for my international tax issue. Thank you Sam for all your help.
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Shams Hirji
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Haifa Rizk
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Sam Faris has provided me with he best solution to dispute CRA audit. I highly recommend Sam for any tax problem.
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Ercan Coşkun
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Sam is the right guy to fight CRA. Sam helped me to resolve a serious issue with CRA. He went above and beyond and got me the best results. 10 stars
Sam helped me with the voluntary disclosure program to file all my outstanding tax returns. He saved me taxes and penalties and his fee is very reasonable. I highly recommend him to any problems with CRA.
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Jack CHaci
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Got a great help from Sam and his team regarding very complex tax matters with CRA. Thank you for the wonderful job.
Best Service
Helwe Najami
Helwe Najami
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Excellent experience with Sam Faris and his team. They achieved the best results for me with CRA. Thank you Sam for all your hard work. I will definitely recommend you for families and friends.
Luis Arcangel
Luis Arcangel
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Thank you for everything you have done for me-
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Ken Weakley
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Faris cpa and his team recommended to me by a family member. Many thanks to Sam Faris and his team for all of their hard work. I highly recommend Sam Faris and his team for any tax problems with CRA. 10 stars
Dealt with top tax lawyers in the city and they could not get me good results. I was referred to Sam Faris by another tax lawyer. Sam has dealt with my case perfectly and got me the best results i would expect to get. Dont pay legal fee. Hire Sam and he will do it all and will be sleepless until your case is settled to your satisfaction.
Ethem Duranöz
Ethem Duranöz
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Faris cpa help me ti file my outstanding tax returns for many years under voluntary disclosure program. he exceeded my expectations. he saved me lots of money and more importantly i can sleep well at night. thanks Sam and team.
Sam is the greatest tax acc I know that I ve dealt with .He helped me get through my tax problems he is really helpful.I highly recommend him .
Magdi Barbara
Magdi Barbara
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Extremely happy with Sam and his team. Sam saved me significant amount of taxes owing to CRA. Most importantly he was able to settle with CRA to my satisfaction. Highly recommend his services.
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Direct Limo
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Top tax expert in the country. Sam has helped me with a big issue with CRA. He exceeded my expectations and now I live peacefully as I have Sam around to protect me.
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KV NT
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Angelo Vretos
Angelo Vretos
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Very Professional, Expert in CRA disputes and I would rate him 10 stars.
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Vanessa Ly
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Sam is very knowledgeable and an expert in CRA tax disputes. Highly recommend!
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Hailey Buhler
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Sam is professional and an expert in CRA tax disputes.
Duke OFOTARE
Duke OFOTARE
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Had a major problem with CRA. No one was able to resolve it. I was referred to Sam Faris by a tax lawyer. He exceeded my expectations. He was able to dispute CRA decision and was able to significantly reduce the amount owing. Many thanks to Sam and his team.
Dustin Gretchen
Dustin Gretchen
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Sam is professional and an expert with CRA tax disputes
Nimo
Nimo
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Sam is the best accountant I've worked with. He's fast to reply, extremely knowledgeable, and I wouldn't have known what to do without him. He helped me with my VDP / Voluntary Disclosure Program with the CRA, and took care of everything for me. Everything went through just fine and he saved me so much money. I can't recommend Sam enough.
Shambhu Enso
Shambhu Enso
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I wasn't on top of my taxes for a couple of years and needed to do a Voluntary Disclosure Program (VDP) with the CRA. Sam has been absolutely amazing, and brought a sense of urgency and speed that I have sorely missed with previous accountants I considered. He took care of everything with the utmost professionalism, was always on top of things, and extremely fast with emails. 10/10 professional, recommended especially for VDP.
Myriam Clayton
Myriam Clayton
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I can highly recommend Sam. After sleepless nights worrying about CRA issues, Sam took charge and quickly sorted out my problems and saved me money. Sam was quick to answer all my questions with no judgement. Don't lose sleep over CRA, just call Sam and he will give you peace of mind and save you money.
Oday Ridha
Oday Ridha
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Excellent Service from a Very Honest person
Level Up
Level Up
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Sam is the type of person who actually cares about the results of his work. Sure you can find an infinite amount of CPA's that are willing to input information but Sam will actually take his time to ensure the work is done properly, and accurately!I cannot recommend Faris CPA enough, He is and has been helping me through a lot of complex and complicated situations. You will not be upset with your decision to invest into yourself and your business when hiring Faris CPA.
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