Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) requires that eligible residents file their taxes annually by April 30. The City of Toronto would like to support Torontonians with the sometimes complicated and overwhelming process of tax preparation by providing the following list of resources:

  • Find helpful tax filing information
  • Support with finding free tax clinics to help you file taxes
  • Participate in online tax workshops to better understand taxes and the process to file a return

Use These Resources

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is the government of Canada’s revenue service. The CRA is responsible for collecting taxes, enforcing tax laws and regulations, and distributing benefit programs and tax credits. The CRA has a number of helpful resources, including:

For additional information about filing your income tax, please call the CRA’s tax enquiry line at 1-800-959-8281 or visit their website.

Additional Resources

211 is a free helpline that connects people to nearby available community programs, services and resources based on the needs of the individual. This includes assisting residents locate free-of-charge tax clinics in their area that can help with filing their income tax returns. If you need support, dial 2-1-1 or visit to find a local organization that will assist you.

Toronto Public Library (TPL) holds annual tax workshops which, when posted, can be found on their personal finance programs page.  Additional resources to help improve your financial health and well-being can be found on TPL’s financial empowerment page.