Filing Tax Returns

Underscoring the severe impact of COVID-19 on the lives of virtually every Canadian, the federal government has made important changes to the income tax filing requirements and payment dates.

Canadians have been granted additional time to file their 2019 income tax returns, with income tax balances deferred to August 31, 2020, without incurring interest or penalties.

For current information about your income taxes and income tax due dates, visit the tax filing and payment dates section of

Stay safe, observe the best practices, and help Canada overcome this pandemic.