Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will be opening the NetFile-program today on Monday, February 11, 2013, to facilitate the transmission process of your Canadian 2012 tax return online, submission is free through electronically filing of your personal income tax and benefit return, and it will be open until November 30, 2013 (available 21 hours a day for 7 days a week).
How to file taxes online for free?
Net File brings the solution! “NETFILE is an electronic transmission service that is fast, secure and an easy way to file taxes online, has been used by most of the Canadian taxpayers as one of the best tax-filing options, NetFile allows you to file your personal income tax and benefit return directly to the Canada Revenue Agency by using the Internet.”
How to file your NetFile Canada Tax Return over the Internet?
NetFile-certified products are required to prepare your tax returns to submit via the NetFile program! First of all, prepare your tax return with any of the NetFile certified software solutions of your choice, and then it will prompt (Certified Tax Software Program you are using) your complete return ready to submit for filing your tax return online with NETFILE. You simply required to accept the invitation, and go ahead with the easy-to-follow on-screen instructions. If you are filing your income tax return for the first time with the CRA, please verify the restrictions available on the official website of NetFile to ensure that you are able to use one of NetFile-certified software. There are free NETFILE certified products available for Canadian taxpayers to file their income tax return online by using various platforms in your own use like Windows, Macintosh, online and mobile devices, you can get an updated list of these tax software products for the 2013 NETFILE Program for filling 2012 tax return.
Netfile Canada Access Code not required for Tax Year 2012
As it was the requirement set by the NetFile before the year 2013 to get the four-digit personal NETFILE access code to file your personal income tax return online. According to the latest amendment, the NetFile access code is no longer required. That’s the reason you will not get mail invitations from CRA now that used to send all the taxpayers, eligible to use NETFILE to file their T1 personal income tax return that contains Netfile access code. Now your social insurance number and date of birth are required to establish your personal identification.
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Reminder: The RRSP contribution deadline is coming up on March 1st, 2013.