FAQ: 
Summary 
of Earnings

Q: What is a Summary of Earnings?

A: Your Summary of Earning details the total amount of delivery fees (including other service fees) and EXCLUDING ALL tips you earned on the Skip Network in 2019. You are responsible for calculating all the tips on your earnings.

Q: How do I calculate my tips?

A: Your 2019 Summary of Earnings does not include any tips. To determine your tips in 2019, view your earnings statements in the Courier Portal and add together the stated tips from each for the total 2019 amount. Printer-friendly versions are available in the Portal.

Q: What are stated tips?

A: Stated tips are tips indicated on the order by the customer; they do not include any tip provided to you directly by the customer. Your earnings statement on the Courier Portal includes stated tips, only.

Q: When will I receive a Summary of Earnings?

A: The Summary of Earnings will be sent by March 1 to the email address associated with your courier account. If you delete or lose the email, you can visit the Courier Portal to view earnings statements.

Q: Why does Skip send a Summary of Earnings?

A: To facilitate tax filing, Skip provides a Summary of Earnings to couriers whose total earnings (excluding any tips) for the year totals $1,000 or more.

Q: What are my personal tax obligations?

A: As an independent contractor, you are responsible for determining your personal tax obligations in relation to the earnings made through the SkipTheDishes Network. You may consider speaking with a tax professional if you have questions.

Q: What are the tax return filing deadlines?

A: You can find the annual tax return filing deadlines and other important information on the CRA website.

Q: If I still have questions, who should I ask?

A: You can consult a tax professional if you have questions on your tax obligations or if you require assistance to prepare and file your tax return.

Please note that SkipTheDishes cannot provide tax advice.