Apr
24

If you moved recently, tell CRA immediately

House-sitting-on-a-calculator
If you have moved recently, let the CRA know as soon as possible. Keeping your address updated with the CRA will ensure that there will be no delays in your GST/HST credit, Canada child benefit payments, and working income tax benefit advance payments. Also, letting CRA know your new address immediately will ensure that you get all the correspondence from the CRA including your Notice of Assessment. So if you have moved, please let the CRA know by going online using My Account for Individuals, by mail (complete Form RC325, Address change request or send a letter with your SIN, new...
Continue reading
0
Apr
22

Taxes and your Marital Status

11686188_l
Changes in your marital status may affect your benefit and credit payments which is why it is very important to update the CRA regarding this information. When filing your tax return, you are required to fill in the information regarding your marital status. • Married means you have a spouse. Note that this applies only to a person to whom you are legally married. • Living common-law means that you are living with a person who is not your spouse but with whom you have a conjugal relationship and to whom at least one of the following situations applies:    ...
Continue reading
0
Apr
17

MyCRA: How to get started on CRA’s mobile app

43970549_l
MyCRA is CRA’s mobile app that can be very convenient for individual taxpayers to use. From this mobile app, you can access key portions of your tax information and you can also pay for your balance owing. So how do you get started? To get started, you need a CRA user ID and password. If you have not registered for one, you will need to register on the login page. Note that you will be asked personal tax information when registering for the app. So be ready with your social insurance number, birth date, your current postal code and the amount...
Continue reading
0
Apr
15

Did you know CRA has a mobile web app?

46064275_l
Yes, CRA has a mobile web app that you can use to securely to access your tax information among other things. CRA’s mobile web app is called MyCRA and can be accessed from any mobile device. MyCRA can be used to securely access key portions of your tax information and pay your balance owing. So what key portions of your tax information can you view using MyCRA? Using MyCRA, you can view: - Your account balance - Mail from the CRA - Your notice of assessment - Your return status - Your benefits and credits - Your TFSA and RRSP contribution...
Continue reading
0

The KD Blog