Good news from CRA for late filers who still want the opportunity to E-file instead of Paper-filing their late 2012 income tax return! Extension of the electronic filing season As part of our ongoing efforts to improve electronic filing processes, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is pleased to announce the extension of the electronic filing season for 2012 T1 tax returns. The electronic filing systems, EFILE Online, EFILE Online Plus and SEND, will be available until January 17, 2014 instead of November 30, 2013. Source: CRA News
Personally, I don’t electronically file T2 Corporation Tax Returns and probably never will. It’s not a big deal to paper file. A separate bar Federal Bar Code coversheet attached to the RSI Printing summary of the entire T2 is not a waste of paper consumption in my mind, and usually (for my clients) assessments usually happen between 2 and 4 weeks for corporate returns. I’m “old school”! I have my clients sign the filing copy of T2 and deliver it with a cover page right to Canada Revenue Agency’s door myself. CRA stopped sending back acknowledgement notices or mailing receipts, [More]