Need Taxpayer Relief? CRA Actions Could be Your Grounds

If you’ve been assessed a tax debt, and penalties and interest have been applied to this debt, you’re probably feeling overwhelmed and unsure about how to approach the situation. The Taxpayer Relief Program is one that gives the CRA the ability to grant relief from...

Global Learning and Gifting Initiative Update

Each and every year, Canadians donate hundreds of thousands of dollars to various charities to assist come tax time. This strategy can help reduce assessed monies owed and level out overall income. However, as we’ve seen with the Global Learning and Gifting Initiate,...

Getting to Know the Taxpayer Relief Program

When it comes to the Canada Revenue Agency and your income tax responsibilities as a Canadian, it continues to astound us how many myths exist with regard to the system and how it works. Unfortunately, far too many Canadians operate under the assumption that tax...

CRA Taxpayer Relief: How to Reduce Interest and Penalties

The Canada Revenue Agency has, over the last few years in particular, received a less than stellar reputation for apathy and indifference when it comes to those taxpayers unable to meet tax obligations in a variety of circumstances. While it is true that the CRA won’t...

Everything You Need to Know About Asking CRA for Taxpayer Relief

When the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) assesses you with interest and penalties, it is their procedure that they apply to every late payment and return. As can be expected, this broadly applied rule is often unfair to the taxpayer. CRA, despite their reputation as very...