Recent News/News Feeds

The following news feed articles are compiled from: Canada Revenue Agency - Tax Tips, Individuals Tax Information Newsletters, Business Tax Information Newsletters.

Auto-fill my return makes doing your taxes easier - 22-MAR-18

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced today the prescribed annual interest rates that will apply to any amounts owed to the CRA and to any amounts owed by the CRA to individuals and corporations. These rates will be in effect from April 1, 2018, to June 30, 2018.

The Automated Benefits Application service in the Northwest Territories will make applying for benefits for newborns easier - 21-MAR-18
The Government of Canada is committed to improving services to help Canadians receive the benefits to which they are entitled.

Auto-fill my return makes doing your taxes easier - 21-MAR-18

Short on time this tax season? Try Auto-fill my return.This secure Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) service automatically fills in parts of your income tax and benefit return with information the CRA already has on file, making online filing even easier.

What you need to know about payment arrangements - 20-MAR-18

Do you have a balance owing? Can't pay in full? Work with the Canada Revenue Agency to resolve your tax debt now!

Report the sale of your principal residence - 20-MAR-18

If you recently sold a principal residence, you have to report the sale on your income tax and benefit return. This requirement ensures that only those entitled to the principal residence exemption can claim it.

Minister Lebouthillier highlights efforts to help vulnerable Canadians access the benefits they are entitled to - 19-MAR-18
One of the major commitments of the Government of Canada is to make tax filing easier so that the most vulnerable Canadians have access to all the credits and benefits to which they are entitled, including the Canada child benefit. That is why the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is introducing concrete measures to reduce barriers for them.

Doing your taxes online makes it easier to file on time - 15-MAR-18

Getting ready to do your 2017 taxes? It's important to do your taxes on time to avoid interest and penalty charges and possible delays or interruptions in your benefit payments.

Top questions the CRA gets at tax time - 14-MAR-18

Every year around tax time, Canadians call the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to ask a variety of questions.

Eight things to remember at tax time - 14-MAR-18

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has a few tips that could save you time and money. At tax time, try to remember these eight things.

Need help doing your taxes? Get them done for you, for free! - 08-MAR-18

Tax time is coming, and it's important that you do your taxes to keep getting the benefits and credits you're eligible for. If you have a modest income and a simple tax situation, volunteers from the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) can do your taxes for you, for free!

Two accounts, one password - 07-MAR-18

Did you know that the Canada Revenue Agency's My Account and Employment and Social Development Canada's (ESDC) My Service Canada Account are now linked? With one user ID and password, you can securely access your information from both accounts without having to revalidate your identity!

It's tax time! Don't panic: there's free tax help - 06-MAR-18

Doing your taxes shouldn't be expensive. Here are some tips to save you time and money this tax-filing season.

New to Canada? Learn about taxes and benefits - 22-FEB-18

If you're a newcomer to Canada, you have to do your taxes if you want to receive certain benefits and credits, if you want to get a refund, or if you think you may owe taxes.

The Canada Revenue Agency is launching the 2018 tax filing season - 22-FEB-18
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is continuously working to improve its services to make it easier for Canadians to file their tax returns and access the credits and benefits to which they are entitled.

Were you invited to use File my Return? You may be eligible to do your taxes over the phone! - 21-FEB-18

If you received a letter from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) inviting you to use File my Return, you may be eligible to use our new free service to file your income tax and benefit return over the phone.