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About Robin Taub, CPA, CA

Robin Taub is a financial literacy consultant, speaker and blogger. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and the best-selling author of A Parent’s Guide to Raising Money-Smart Kids.

She has held professional positions in both audit and taxation at two of Canada’s largest accounting firms and spent five years in the complex world of derivatives marketing at Citibank Canada. Currently, she works with various organizations to compile unbiased financial information as well as create programs and resources to help Canadians make more informed and appropriate financial and investing decisions.

Robin is also passionate about improving opportunities for women to advance into positions of leadership in the accounting profession and is Chair of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada’s Women’s Leadership Council.

Robin graduated with a bachelor of commerce degree from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and earned her CPA, CA designation in 1989. She went on to complete CPA Canada’s In-Depth Tax Course in 1991. Robin values lifelong learning; in 2010, she participated in the Canadian Board Diversity Council’s director education program.

Robin is the mother of two teenaged children. She lives in Toronto and enjoys an active family life, which includes biking, hiking, snowboarding, concert-going, travelling and reading.

You can learn more about Robin by visiting www.robintaub.com and you can follow her on Twitter @robintaub.

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Is Lifelong Learning part of your Plan?

POSTED BY Robin Taub, CPA, CA

Many Canadians, at some point in their lives, decide to go back to school. If you have already been saving in a registered retirement savings plan (RRSP), you can use these funds to help pay for your education through the Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP). MORE

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Tax Q & A with Robin Taub, CPA, CA

POSTED BY Robin Taub, CPA, CA

You had income-tax filing questions, and Robin Taub, CPA, CA has answers! Here are three inquiries received from readers of GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca MORE

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Helping your young adult child become RRSP savvy

POSTED BY Robin Taub, CPA, CA

Robin Taub is a financial literacy consultant, speaker and blogger. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and the best-selling author of A Parent’s Guide to Raising Money-Smart Kids. MORE

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The Talk: Speaking with your teens about risky money behaviour

POSTED BY Robin Taub, CPA, CA

Before my son left for university in September, I sat him down for “the talk”. After all, teenagers engage in some pretty risky behaviour, especially when they’re far from home. But it wasn’t the “sex talk” (this time) — it was the “money talk”! MORE

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Year-end personal tax planning

POSTED BY Robin Taub, CPA, CA

As the year draws to a close and you’re busy with holiday preparations and parties, your 2013 income taxes due next April are probably the last thing on your mind! However, it’s worth making the time to do some 2013 year-end tax planning before it’s too late MORE

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