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Taxation and Financial Planning FMGT 3430

Financial Management 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

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of FMGT 3430 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 10280


Wed Jan 04 - Wed Mar 29 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 10280
  • $774.84
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 29 Wed 17:30 - 21:30 Downtown DTC


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. The week of term start is very busy and students are advised to purchase the textbook either online or at the Burnaby Campus prior to the first class.


This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

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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