Canada’s taxpayers’ watchdog says complaints have spiked amid coronavirus pandemic

Canada’s taxpayers’ ombudsperson says his office has seen a steep spike in complaints compared to one year ago, delivering an early warning about how complicated returns should be handled this … Read More

‘Vast majority’ of CERB recipients have received payments after delay, CRA says

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) says the “vast majority” of those waiting for Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) deposits received their payments on Friday, after a number of Canadians across the … Read More

What to know (and do) about the CRA breach and shutdown

The Canada Revenue Agency says it was forced to temporarily suspend its online services after a series of cyberattacks that compromised the usernames and passwords of thousands of accounts. The … Read More

CRA launches updated wage subsidy calculator before COVID-19 aid program’s next phase

The federal government has launched an updated calculator to help employers estimate what help they might receive from the next phase of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. The calculator opened … Read More