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Jun 25, 2020, 14:22 ET Tax Tip - You can still file your 2019 income tax and benefit return

OTTAWA, ON, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - This year, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) extended the tax-filing deadline from April 30 to June 1, 2020, to help Canadians meet their tax-filing needs during the...


Jun 19, 2020, 12:18 ET Enforcement Notification - West Vancouver businessman forged documents to avoid paying tax

VANCOUVER, BC, June 19, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Michael Curt Helmut Scholz of West Vancouver, was found guilty on June 18, 2020, in the Provincial Court of British ...


Jun 09, 2020, 15:32 ET Enforcement Notification - Dartmouth businessman gets six month conditional sentence and fined over $52,000 for tax evasion

DARTMOUTH, NS, June 9, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Arlington Smith of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, was sentenced on June 9, 2020, to a conditional sentence of six months...


May 25, 2020, 13:10 ET The CRA has extended filing deadlines for corporations and trusts

OTTAWA, May 25, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - At the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), we understand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on Canadian businesses and tax preparers. To support them during...


May 22, 2020, 15:29 ET Tax Tip - Filing 2019 taxes through the COVID-19 crisis

OTTAWA, May 22, 2020 /CNW/ - At the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), we understand that the COVID-19 pandemic may make it difficult for some Canadians to file their returns and meet their diverse...


May 15, 2020, 12:22 ET Benefits payments for eligible Canadians to continue until Fall 2020

OTTAWA, May 15, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue is announcing that benefit payments will continue for an additional three months for those...


May 13, 2020, 12:52 ET Enforcement Notification - Vancouver mining consultant lands conditional sentence and fine for fraud and tax evasion

VANCOUVER, May 13, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) announced today that Damien Edward Reynolds was sentenced on May 11, 2020, to a conditional sentence of 2 years less a day and...


May 12, 2020, 15:19 ET Free tax clinics go virtual

OTTAWA, May 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Free tax clinics are important to communities throughout Canada. Due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, many community organizations had to close, postpone,...


Apr 27, 2020, 09:17 ET Government of Canada launches applications for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

OTTAWA, April 27, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - To help employers keep and re-hire workers amidst the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government has implemented the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy ...


Apr 21, 2020, 13:23 ET Government of Canada launches Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Calculator for Employers

OTTAWA, April 21, 2020 /CNW/ - To help employers keep and re-hire workers amidst the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government is implementing the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)....


Apr 21, 2020, 07:00 ET Media advisory - Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to provide media briefing on the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

OTTAWA, April 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Prior to the launch of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) application period, the CRA will hold a technical briefing for media. Senior officials will provide a...


Mar 12, 2020, 10:30 ET Tax Tip - New online feature helps you see your uncashed tax cheques

OTTAWA, March 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Do you have an uncashed tax cheque waiting for you? Check our new feature in My Account to find out. There are approximately $1 billion in cheques that have gone...


Mar 11, 2020, 08:34 ET Tax Tip - Seniors: tips to help you this tax season!

OTTAWA, March 11, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - As a senior, you may be eligible for benefits and credits when you file your taxes. We have tips to help you get all of them! Get free tax help If you have a...


Mar 09, 2020, 14:07 ET Tax Tip - What you need to know if you bought or sold a property

Did you buy or sell a property in 2019, or plan to soon? We have everything you need to help you do your taxes! OTTAWA, March 9, 2020 /CNW/ - When you buy If you bought or built a property in 2019,...


Mar 06, 2020, 12:00 ET Tax Tip - Help your clients get benefits and credits: request a free outreach visit!

OTTAWA, March 6, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Does your organization help one or more of the following groups? Indigenous peoples Newcomers to Canada or refugees Seniors Students and youth Persons with...


Mar 03, 2020, 08:01 ET Tax Tip - Protect Your Personal Information

OTTAWA, March 3, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Our priority is to keep your information safe. But to be successful, we need to work as a team. To add to our many tools, here are some ways you can help protect...


Feb 28, 2020, 12:19 ET Enforcement Notification - Brampton tax preparer sentenced for fraud

NEWMARKET, ON, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Aurelius Carlton Branch of Brampton, Ontario, was sentenced on February 27, 2020 in the Ontario Court of...


Feb 27, 2020, 07:00 ET Tax Tip - What's new for the 2020 tax-filing season

OTTAWA, Feb. 27, 2020 /CNW/ - We've made some changes this tax season to help you get the most out of our services, and your benefits and credits. Here's what you need to know: New services Charlie...


Feb 25, 2020, 16:02 ET Tax Tip - Can I file my return by phone?

OTTAWA, Feb. 25, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Yes! If you received an invitation from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to use our automated phone service, File my Return, you may be eligible to file your...


Feb 25, 2020, 07:00 ET Statement - The CRA has not forgotten the paper filer

OTTAWA, Feb. 25, 2020 /CNW/ - Each year almost 90% of Canadian taxpayers choose to file their personal income taxes using electronic methods. However, we have heard from some Canadians that the...


Feb 24, 2020, 09:55 ET Minister Lebouthillier launches the CRA's People First approach for Tax Filing Season 2020

OTTAWA, Feb. 24, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, launched the 2020 tax filing season. Canadians can file their returns online, on paper,...


Feb 21, 2020, 13:30 ET Enforcement Notification - Wedding expenses result in tax evasion convictions for Kleinburg, Ontario businessman, Toronto corporation

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Mariani Metal Fabricators Limited (MMFL) of Toronto, Ontario, and its shareholder, Vincenzo Mariani (Mariani) of...


Feb 19, 2020, 15:07 ET Tax Tip - Can I file my return by phone?

OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Yes! If you received an invitation from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to use our automated phone service, File my Return, you may be eligible to file your...


Feb 12, 2020, 12:36 ET Tax Tip - Students: put more money in your pockets with benefits and credits!

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Made no or almost no money last year? We can help you file your taxes so that you don't miss out on a refund, or benefits and credits. You should always file your taxes...


Feb 07, 2020, 16:33 ET Enforcement Notification - Richmond Hill tax preparer sentenced to jail term for tax fraud

TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that George Nkoke Nnane (Nnane) of Richmond Hill, Ontario was sentenced on February 6, 2020 in the Superior Court of...