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Date updated: February 26, 2019

CRA’s Facts on Taxes for Different Populations

 The Canada Revenue Agency has developed fact sheets for different populations  (seniors, students, indigenous people, newcomers, refugees, women in shelters). They also provide a general fact sheet on taxes.  For alternate formats,  language versions or more information, please contact the Outreach Program at 1-888-704-8110, 709-772-3334, or Outreach.ATL.RegionalCoordinator@cra-arc.gc.ca. Facts on Taxes in English for the following…

Newcomers to Canada (immigrants and returning residents)

Are you a newcomer to Canada? Did you leave another country to settle in Canada? The following information will introduce you to the Canadian tax system and help you to complete your first income tax and benefit return as a resident of Canada. It applies ONLY for the first tax year that you are a…

Get Paper TAX AND BENEFITS PACKAGEs from CRA

You can file an income tax and benefit return on paper or online. Beginning in 2019, paper filers will only get tax packages directly from the CRA.  This year a limited quantity of tax packages will be available in both official languages at Canada Post and other sites. Order online or call the dedicated telephone…

Protect yourself against fraud. Help Identify Communications NOT from the Canada Revenue Agency

Taxpayers may receive communications from someone who claims to be from the CRA. These con artists request the taxpayer’s personal information such as a social insurance number, credit card number, bank account number, or passport number. This resource from CRA provides examples of fraudulent (deceitful or dishonest) communications through phone, online, mail, e-mail, text message. It…

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