Filing Your Income Tax

MyCanadianLife has teamed up H&R Block Canada to bring you helpful tools, accurate information, and peace-of-mind options to deal with your annual tax filing.

H&R Block has helped millions of Canadians file their taxes accurately since 1964 (for over 55 years). With their highly trained tax experts, Maximum Refund Guarantee and CRA Audit Assistance, they are completely dedicated to giving you the smoothest tax filing experience.

Here’s information customized for you:

If you moved to Canada as a new immigrant, on a work permit or on refugee status, you need to file your tax returns. We have put together the most important things you need to know. Visit the newcomer taxes page HERE

If you moved to Canada as an international student, you need to file your tax returns. We have put together the most important things you need to know. Visit the students taxes page HERE

Are you self employed? Run your own business? Or have a side gig? You will find important information HERE

Over 1,100 locations across Canada

Helpful Tools & Solutions

Use this simple income tax calculator for an idea of what your return will look like this year. You’ll get a rough estimate of how much you’ll get back or what you’ll owe.

Before you get started on your taxes, make sure you download this checklist to make sure you get every tax credit and deduction you’re entitled to.

These articles will help you understand the tax opportunities that apply to you.

With Free Second Look, H&R Block will  review up to three of your past returns looking for money that others missed.

And they’ll do it for free.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you discover an H&R Block error on your return that reduced your refund (or increased your liability), they will amend the return at no additional charge to correct their error. 

If H&R Block makes an error in the preparation of your tax return that costs you any interest or penalties on additional taxes due, although they do not assume the liability for the additional taxes, they will reimburse you for the interest and penalties. 

H&R Block has over 7,000 tax professionals across the country that complete almost 2 million tax returns every year.

An H&R Block average tax expert has 9 years of tax preparation experience and 738 hours of tax training. Their year-one tax professionals receive more than 72 hours of training at the H&R Block Tax Academy before they see their first client.

You can read more about the H&R Block Tax Academy HERE.

There are also over 50 languages that are spoken fluently in their offices across the country.

The H&R Block tax professionals and franchise owners in each H&R Block office not only work, but often live in the local communities they serve. You may bump into then at your local grocery store.

H&R Block was founded on principles of trust, integrity and the delivery of outstanding products and services which has stood the test of time for over 55 years.

H&R Block has a a range of business procedures and security safeguards to ensure that your personal information is kept confidential, safe and secure no matter where, when, or how you complete your return.

Your personal information is kept confidential, safe and secure and is used only in accordance with their Privacy Policy or as otherwise consented to by you.

Yes, many of H&R Block’s 1,100+ offices are open year-round. Visit the office locator webpage HERE.

If your local H&R Block office is closed outside of the tax season, you can call the toll free line 1-800-472-5625 to find the office nearest to you that is open all year round.

Over 2 million tax returns get reassessed every year in Canada and no matter how accurately you complete your return, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) or Revenu Québec (RQ) may still review and audit it.

With H&R Block’s Audit Assistance and Audit Representation service, one of their tax professionals will be beside you from the moment you receive a CRA/RQ assessment or audit, helping you through the entire process.

Read about H&R Block’s Peace of Mind® Extended Service Plan HERE.

H&R Block as Canada’s Tax Experts, knows how to get you the maximum refund because they’ve been at it for more than 55 years and have done more than 50 million tax returns. 

They offer a Maximum Refund Guarantee, Year-round service, and Audit assistance.

The team at every office makes you feel welcome, shares their knowledge with you, listens and explains things clearly, and provide great value for your money.

You can read about the H&R Block Advantage HERE.

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