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Taxation and Financial Planning FMGT 3430

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

Course details

The course is comprised of assigned readings, Income Tax Act section references, lectures, group discussions and sample tax problems. The Associate Certificate in Financial Planning is a Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC®) pre-approved Core Curriculum program and meets Certified Financial Planner® (CFP) program academic requirements. For further information about earning the CFP designation, please visit






Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of FMGT 3430 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 30771


Tue Sep 06 - Tue Nov 29 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 30771
  • $774.84
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 29 Tue 17:30 - 21:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 840

Vernon Bennington

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Be able to identify the different sources of income for tax purposes and have a basic understanding of the tax ramifications of receiving such income.
  • Be able to distinguish between tax deductible expenses and those that are not tax deductible.
  • Have a basic understanding of the Canadian Income Tax system.

Effective as of Winter 2010

Related Programs

Taxation and Financial Planning (FMGT 3430) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Associate Certificate Part-time


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