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May 24, 2019, 11:14 ET Government of Canada delivers on Disability Advisory Committee's recommendations

OTTAWA, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada takes the needs of Canadians with disabilities seriously, and it is improving services to assist them and their families. Today, the Honourable...


May 23, 2019, 17:14 ET Enforcement Notification - Winnipeg insulation company guilty of falsifying books and records

WINNIPEG, May 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that, on May 21, 2019, Thermo Applicators Inc. (Thermo), pleaded guilty in Manitoba Provincial Court to two counts of...


May 10, 2019, 11:19 ET The Minister of National Revenue announces expanded service to help small businesses

OTTAWA, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Small businesses make significant contributions in communities across Canada and are an integral part of the Canadian economy. The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is...


May 09, 2019, 12:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Lebouthillier to announce an expanded Liaison Officer Service for small businesses/

MONTREAL, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue will make an announcement regarding the improvement in services to small businesses with the presence of ...


May 08, 2019, 17:12 ET Media advisory - Minister Lebouthillier to announce an expanded Liaison Officer Service for small businesses

MONTREAL, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue will make an announcement regarding the improvement in services to small businesses with the presence of ...


May 08, 2019, 11:58 ET Tax Tip - Correct your taxes with the Voluntary Disclosures Program

OTTAWA, May 8, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Voluntary Disclosures Program (VDP) gives you a chance to correct inaccurate or incomplete information, disclose information not reported in a tax return you...


May 07, 2019, 12:55 ET Statement - Government of Canada's statement in response to Auditor General of Canada report on the Taxation of E-Commerce

OTTAWA, May 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the tabling of the 2019 Spring Reports of the Auditor General of Canada, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, and the...


May 03, 2019, 16:59 ET Enforcement Notification - Tax evasion - Anmore land developer and builder sentenced for tax evasion

VANCOUVER, May 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that Willi Isaak of Anmore, British Columbia, was sentenced to pay a $23,100 fine, after being found guilty on two...


May 03, 2019, 07:30 ET So you've filed your 2018 tax return, now what?

OTTAWA, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - After you file your 2018 return, there are a few more things you can do. Check the status of your refund If you're expecting a refund, there are two ways to check the...


Apr 30, 2019, 08:18 ET Tax information you need to know if you bought or sold a home

OTTAWA, April 30, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - If you bought or sold your home this year or plan to buy or sell a home soon, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has information to help you. Principal residence...


Apr 26, 2019, 15:50 ET Government of Canada offers taxpayer relief to Canadians affected by flooding

OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Government of Canada recognizes the difficulties faced by Canadians affected by recent flooding across the country and is committed to help reduce their...


Apr 26, 2019, 07:00 ET Remember, the deadline to file most returns is April 30

OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Most Canadian income tax and benefit returns for 2018 are due on April 30, 2019. If you have a balance owing, the total amount is also due by that date. If you or your...


Apr 26, 2019, 07:00 ET Are you self-employed? Know your tax obligations

OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - As a self-employed person, you and your spouse or common-law partner have until midnight on June 15, 2019, to file your 2018 income tax and benefit returns. Since June...


Apr 23, 2019, 15:59 ET Canada Revenue Agency launches public consultations as part of its commitment to improve service

OTTAWA, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is listening to Canadians, changing how it works, and improving the services it offers. Today, as part of its ongoing efforts to improve ...


Apr 18, 2019, 14:11 ET Tax tip - Warning: Buyer beware when it comes to Health Spending Accounts

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is always on the lookout for tax schemes and opportunities to warn Canadians about them. Lately, the CRA has noticed several businesses...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Lebouthillier to discuss clean economy and Budget 2019 in Chandler/

CHANDLER, QC, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, will make an announcement to...


Apr 17, 2019, 14:13 ET Media advisory - Minister Lebouthillier to discuss clean economy and Budget 2019 in Chandler

CHANDLER, QC, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, will make an announcement to...


Apr 15, 2019, 16:44 ET An innovative federal program that makes it more affordable for young Canadians to buy their first home

MIRABEL, QC, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Our Government strongly believes that all Canadians should have access to safe and affordable housing. That is why we are introducing an innovative tool under...


Apr 15, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, to discuss new measures to make home ownership

MIRABEL, QC, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, will participate in an announcement with the presence of the mayor of Mirabel, Mr. Jean...


Apr 12, 2019, 17:44 ET Media advisory - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, to discuss new measures to make home ownership more affordable for

MIRABEL, QC, April 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, will participate in an announcement with the presence of the mayor of Mirabel, Mr. Jean...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:06 ET File your income tax and benefit return before the deadline! Most Canadians' income tax and benefit returns for 2018 are due on April 30, 2019

OTTAWA, April 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Haven't filed your return yet? Don't panic! Here are some tips to make last-minute filing easier: File your return online for free – Take a look at the Canada...


Apr 10, 2019, 16:00 ET Hamilton resident sentenced for fraudulent child tax benefit claims

HAMILTON, ON, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced that, on April 3, 2019, Edwin Omorogieva Woghiren of Hamilton, Ontario, was sentenced to a one year conditional sentence ...


Apr 08, 2019, 14:55 ET Warning: Don't participate in tax schemes

OTTAWA, April 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is advising Canadians to steer clear of tax schemes this tax season What are tax schemes? Tax schemes are plans and arrangements that...


Apr 04, 2019, 16:55 ET Taxes and the sharing economy: what you need to know

OTTAWA, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - What is the sharing economy? The sharing economy connects individuals or businesses that are looking for a particular product or service to those that have it. Sharing...


Mar 28, 2019, 15:54 ET Interest rates for the second calendar quarter

OTTAWA, March 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - 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...