Knotia offers special university pricing and enhanced user access on its broad range of tax and financial reporting resources.  For further information and a free trial of the full product range, contact Paul Kneebone at CPA Canada (


Knotia Tax Packages

1.    Tax Package:

  • Federal Income Tax Collection – Plus (FITACPLS)
  • GST/HST & Excise Tax Collection (EARL)
  • PST Module (Atlantic or Quebec or Ontario or Western Provinces)




2.     Tax Package (without Provincial Taxes):


  • EARL


3.     Canadian Financial Reporting Collection  (CFRC)

Besides the CICA Standards and Guidance Collection infobase, this CFRC suite INCLUDES:

  • Financial Reporting in Canada, 33rd Edition, including 2009 Supplement (FRIC08) --- annual Edition
    Survey of Canadian financial reporting practices and published annually (late Fall). It provides insight into the latest practices and trends in financial reporting based upon the published financial statements for the past 3 years of a sample of 200 Canadian public corporations.
  • Guide to Canadian Financial Reporting (GCFR) --- updated as required
    Is up-to-date commentary and guidance on the application of the Recommendations to financial reporting issues. GCFR is a unique combination of practical examples and detailed commentary.
  • Guide to Accounting Pronouncements & Sources, 6th Edition (GAPS01) --- 2001: Last Edition. This unique, handy index lets you quickly find the relevant Canadian, U.S. or International Accounting or Assurance standards, guidelines and other authoritative literature pertaining to any financial reporting, accounting or assurance problem.

Purchasing at least the CFRC package is recommended by the CICA.


These 4 OTHER Accounting/Assurance & Business-related Knotia products are also available for purchase ---- all with special 20% discount

A.     Canadian Accounting & Assurance Reference Service (CAARS)

(CAARS) --- provides access to more than 60 of the most recent CICA Research Studies Group publications on both Canadian and international financial reporting trends and practices – as well as new assurance and review standards and procedures.

B.     Canadian Securities Reporter (CSR) ---- A Practical Guide to Current Issues in Regulatory Filings.

It is a unique information and news service designed to assist public companies and their advisors in effectively meeting their securities regulatory obligations. The focus of the content is on practical reporting and disclosure matters encountered by issuers in the course of their regulatory filings --- in particular prospectus and continuous disclosure filings (with a special emphasis on actual examples and precedents).

C.     The Accountant’s Manual (ACCMAN) ---- (Now updated 4 times per year)

It is Canada’s leading general business information reference source. It is intended for accountants and provides a comprehensive non-technical overview of the basic legal requirements and associated administrative and compliance information regarding virtually all aspects of carrying on business in Canada.

It deals with both Federal and Provincial jurisdictional matters and provides practical guidance on a broad range of day-to-day business issues that confront business professionals.

D.     The Accountant’s Handbook on Fraud Prevention and Detection (FRAUD)

Designed for accountants in industry, government and public practice, this practical, two-volume reference source provides the basic tools for reducing your risks and, in the worst scenario, managing a crisis.  Written by leading forensic accounting experts, The Accountant's Handbook of Fraud and Commercial Crime is the foremost strategic prevention and management guide in its field that will help you manage the risk of fraud, deal with a suspected fraud, and protect your liability exposure.

PLUS this CUSTOMS & TRADE Knotia product is available for purchase ---- with special 20% discount


E.     Customs & Trade Collection (CARL)


CARL is a complete collection of Canadian customs information, as well as selected US and international materials. It includes all relevant legislation, the complete Customs Tariff and schedules, administrative materials, case law and findings by Canadian courts and tribunals, NAFTA legislation, the US Tariff and US Customs Rulings, and more

  • Purchasing CARL includes a license for up to 10 simultaneous named users and intended for only CAUBO-related staff (not Libraries, Faculty, Students, etc.).


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