My client has been issued a business number and told to issue a T4 for their babysitter. However, he is not a business or self-employed, what industry code do I use?

It makes sense that he is an employer, but most of the T2125 does not apply. He has no "income" from this business, nor is there a product or service.  


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This is not a business so the T2125 is not applicable. The T4 is required because your client is the employer of a baby sitter which is somewhat more involved than just getting the local teenager to look after the kids occasionally. The amount reported as salary to the babysitter on the T4, along with the employer portion of CPP and EI, are deductible on your client's tax return as child care expenses.

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