You didn't start your business to struggle with bookkeeping and taxes. just ask Sam!

We help owners of small businesses make better and faster decisions by leveraging technology and providing ongoing support and expertise to grow their business.

our services

  • Monthly or Quarterly Bookkeeping with QBO or Xero
  • Quickbooks Online Clean up or catch up
  • QBO new account Set up
  • Diagnostic Bookkeeping review
  • Biweekly or Monthly Payroll
  • Government filings HST/ Payroll/ WSIB
  • Accounts payable/receivable
  • Bill Approval and EFT payment solutions
  • Personal T1 and Small business Income tax returns
  • Corporate T2 Income tax returns 
  • App and tech consulting
  • Financial statements and custom reports
  • Quickbooks Online Support and Training
  • Website design and hosting
  • Promotion Videos
  • Online Lead optimization

About Just Ask Sam

From starting my first business, to working for a large corporation partnering with small businesses, I know that business owners need support and reliable and accurate accounting to effectively run and grow their business. We want to give you that support and allow you to focus on the parts of your business you love. 

We have experience using Quickbooks Online, Xero, Sage (simply accounting), business visions Accounting softwares as well as many of the latest apps. We are also QuickBooks Online Advanced Certified Expert. We also have experience with Jobber, CoConstruct, and BuilderTrend and are ready to learn any industry-specific app to help optimize your business process. With our accounting and business knowledge as well as our tech-savvy background we can help find efficiencies for your business. 

We are located conveniently in Collingwood, Ontario and also serving Wasaga Beach, Stayner, Thornbury and Blue Mountains.

Let us assist you

Let’s discuss what we can do to save you time and money to help you grow your business.

Contact us

Email us at info@justasksam.ca or schedule a time below for a free consultation.

Canadian Income Tax Checklist

To get every tax credit and deduction you’re entitled to, use the checklist below to make sure you have all the receipts and income records you need when you prepare your return.

  • T4 slips (Employment income)
  • Last Pay Stub of the year
  • Employment insurance benefits (T4E)
  • Interest, dividends, mutual funds (T3, T5, T5008)
  • Tuition / education receipts (T2202A)
  • Old Age Security and CPP benefits (T4A-OAS, T4AP)
  • Other pensions and annuities (T4A)
  • Social assistance payments (T5007)
  • Workers’ compensation benefits (T5007)
  • All other information slips
  • RRSP contribution receipts
  • Carrying charges and interest expenses
  • Support for a child, spouse or common-law partner
  • Professional fees or union dues
  • Tool expenses (Tradespersons & apprentice mechanics)
  • Other employment expenses
  • Teacher’s school supplies
  • Student loan interest payments
  • Medical expenses
  • Home renovations (seniors and disabled)
  • Transit pass receipts (before July 2017)
  • Staycation (Ontario 2022)
  • Charitable donations
  • Digital News subscription (2022)
  • Political contributions
  • Child care expenses
  • Children’s Fitness programs
  • Adoption expenses
  • Moving expenses
  • Interest paid on student loans
  • Carrying charges and interest expenses
  • Office – in-home expenses
  • Exams for professional certification
  • Notice of Assessment/Reassessment
  • Canada Revenue Agency correspondence
  • Capital gains/Losses records
  • Sale of principal residence
  • Sale or deemed sale of stocks, bonds or real estate
  • Interest and dividend payments
  • Northern residents deductions receipts
  • Rental income and expense receipts
  • Business, farm or fishing income/expenses
  • Automobile / Travel logbook and expenses
  • Disability Tax Credit Certificate
  • Declaration of Conditions of Employment (T2200)
  • Volunteer Firefighters certification
  • Search and Rescue volunteers certification
  • Written certification for eligible educator school supplies