An individual must complete his/her income tax return on a calendar year basis (i.e., January 1 to December 31) and file the tax return by April 30 of the following year. Self-employed individuals or a spouse of self-employed individuals are required to file an income tax return by June 15 of the following year. However, any outstanding taxes must be paid by April 30 of the following year.

Income Tax Return filed date as per CRA

  • Date stamped by Post office, courier, or CRA office
  • If the last date of filing return falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or any holiday then the official due date is moved to the following day that is not a holiday.