I put dependent on dependent screen and would like to add the dependent's T4 , I don't seem to open the icon " family" next to the couple icon. So I couldn't enter the dependent's T4. Thanks for help.

How to put T4 for dependent while working on his parents return? do I have to create new return for him first? Then how all family members return link each other for the transferred credit purposes? Thank you for help

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Chilly,

After adding the dependent information on the "Dependent" worksheet in the parent's return, you right-click on the SIN (Social Insurance Number) field for the dependent  to open up a shortcut menu.  From this list displayed after right-clicking select the option "Open Return for dependent XXX..." to display the dependent return on screen, open the T4 screen in the dependent's return and enter the information.

With the parents and dependent's returns open in ProFile at the same time, do a "Save As" making sure that all the three tabs display on the Save As dialog, click on Save to save all the three returns as "Family" and from now on the "Family" icon in ProFile will be active when returns are opened as Family.  Please remember to close Family return using "File\Close Family" not "File\Close" to maintainthe family link in tact.  Doing "File\Close" to close the dependent's return will break the family link.

If you still require help please call ProFile toll-free support line at 1 800 452 9970.

Thank you.
Hardev
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