|Agence du revenu
|Information Return for Electronic Filing of
an Individual's Income Tax and Benefit Return
|Tax year :
|The information on this form relates to the tax year shown in the top right corner. Before you fill out this form, read the information and instructions on page 2. The
individual identified in Part A (or the individual's legal representative) must sign Part F. Your electronic filer must fill out Part C and Part D before submitting your
return. Give the signed original of this form to your electronic filer and keep a copy for yourself.
|Part A – Identification and address as shown on your tax return (mandatory)
|Social insurance number
|Mailing address: Apt number – Street number - Street name
|Get your CRA mail electronically delivered in My Account (optional)
|Part B – Declaration of amounts from your Income Tax and Benefit Return (mandatory)
|Enter the following amounts from your return, if applicable:
|Total income (line 15000). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
|Refund (line 48400) . . . . . . . . . .
|Taxable income (line 26000) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
|Total federal non-refundable tax credits (line 35000). . . . . . . . . . . . . .
|Balance owing (line 48500) . . . .
|Part C – Electronic filer identification (mandatory)
|By signing Part F below, I declare that the following person or firm is electronically filing the new or the amended Income Tax and Benefit Return of the person
named in Part A. Part F must be signed before the return is electronically transmitted.
|Name of person or firm:
|Electronic filer number:
|Representative identifier (Rep ID):
|Part D – Document Control number (mandatory)
|The document control number generated for my electronic record:
|Part E – How do you want to receive your notices of assessment and reassessment? (select one or more of the following electronic
|I am registering (as indicated in Part A above) or I am already registered to receive electronic mail from the CRA and can view and access my notices of
assessment and reassessment online.
|I would like my electronic filer to receive a one time notice of assessment and reassessment electronically in their software and provide me with a copy.
|I understand that by ticking (✔) this box, I am allowing the CRA to electronically provide my assessment results and my notices of assessment and
reassessment to the electronic filer (including a discounter) named in Part C. I will now receive a copy of my notices of assessment and reassessment
from my electronic filer. For more information, see the Express NOA section on page 2.
|I would like to receive paper notices of assessment and reassessment through Canada Post.
|I will receive my notices of assessment and reassessment through Canada Post once my return or amended return has been assessed. If I have already
registered to receive electronic mail from the CRA and I tick this box, I understand that I will not receive a copy of my notice through Canada Post.
|Part F – Declaration and authorization (mandatory)
|I declare that the information entered in parts A, B and C is correct and complete and fully discloses my income from all sources. I also declare that I have read
the information on page 2, and that the electronic filer identified in Part C is filing my return. I allow this electronic filer to communicate with the CRA to correct
any errors or omissions.
|Signature (individual identified in Part A or legal representative)
|Name and title of legal representative
|Year Month Day
|HH MM SS
|Privacy Act, personal information bank number CRA PPU 211
|T183 E (23)
|(Ce formulaire est disponible en français.)
|Page 1 of 2
|Information and instructions
|Part D – Declaration and authorization (mandatory)
If your return is being sent by EFILE, you have to fill out Parts A, B, and D. By signing Part D,
you acknowledge that under the Income Tax Act you have to:
• keep all records used to prepare your return for a period of six years, and provide this
information to us on request; and
• give the signed original of this form to the electronic filer named in Part C, and keep a copy for yourself.
By signing Part D, you declare that the electronic filer named in Part C is electronically filing
your T1 return or your amended T1 return on your behalf. If there are any errors or omissions
on your return, you authorize us to:
• disclose these errors or omissions to the electronic filer; and
|To view your correspondence, you must be registered for the CRA's My Account service. To
register, go to canada.ca/my-cra-account. You will also find information on how to register,
manage, and view online mail, and much more.
Personal information is collected under the authority of subsection 220(1) of the Income Tax
Act and is used for the purpose of sending notices electronically. Information is described in
personal information banks CRA PPU 175 Taxfiler Representative Identification System (TRIS)
Data Bank 175 and CRA PPU 005 Individual Returns and Payment Processing in the CRA
chapter of Info Source. Personal information is protected under the Privacy Act. Individuals
have a right to access, correct, or notate their personal information and to have their personal
information protected. More details about requests for personal information at the CRA and the
CRA's Info Source chapter can be found at canada.ca/cra-access-information-privacy.
Express NOA – Electronic filer will receive your notices of
assessment and reassessment
|By signing Part D, you declare that the electronic filer named in Part C is authorized to provide
your email address to the CRA for the purpose of you receiving your CRA correspondence
electronically if you choose one of the electronic options in Part F.
|If you tick the box to have your notices of assessment and reassessment made available
electronically to your electronic filer, including discounters, named in Part C, the CRA will not
send you a paper copy of the notices of assessment and reassessment.
By signing Part D, you acknowledge that we are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality of
your electronically filed tax information only after we have accepted it.
In the case of a trustee or legal representative signing Part D, you declare that the
information entered in Part A and the amounts showing in Part B are correct and complete,
and fully disclose the income from all sources of the taxpayer you represent. If you are the
executor or legal representative for a deceased person, you must give a copy of the death
certificate to the electronic filer.
If you are a farmer, and with your return you apply to participate in the AgriStability and
AgriInvest programs, by signing Part D, you authorize the CRA to share information from your
income tax return with the minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. You also authorize
that minister to share the information with provincial ministers of agriculture and administrators
of other federal and provincial farm programs. You further authorize the minister of Agriculture
and Agri-Food Canada to share any other information that you provide as your application is
|If you are receiving a tax refund and you have not signed up for direct deposit, we will make the
notice available electronically to your electronic filer and your refund cheque will be mailed to
you. If your return is being discounted and you are receiving a tax refund, your refund and notice
of assessment will be sent to the discounter. In order for your discounter to receive the Express
NOA, please select one or more of the first three electronic options in Part F on page 1 of this
This electronic option is valid for current tax year assessments and reassessments only, and will
not affect all other correspondence, any CCB, GST/HST credit and related provincial payments,
WITB advance payment, or any other deemed overpayment of tax.
Paper notices of assessment and reassessment
If you tick the last box in Part F on page 1 of this form, you will receive your notices of
assessment and reassessment through Canada Post once your return or amended return has
|Part G – Pre-authorized debit agreement (optional)
|For more information on confidentiality, refer to Form T1273, Statement A - Harmonized
AgriStability and AgriInvest Programs Information and Statement of Farming Activities for
Individuals at canada.ca/cra-forms.
|Pre-authorized debit (PAD) is an online payment option. Through this option, you agree to
authorize the CRA to withdraw a pre-determined amount from your bank account to pay tax
on a specific date.
|Part F – Delivery of your notices of assessment and
Use this part of the form to tell us how you want the CRA to deliver your notices of assessment
Sign up for online mail
If you are already registered for online mail, you must tick the first box in Part F on page 1 of
|To cancel or modify your PAD
If you would like to cancel or make changes to your PAD agreement, go to
canada.ca/my-cra-account and select CRA Login/Register. Any changes made will require
5 business days to take effect. You can also submit your request to the CRA by fax
at 613-954-9777, or mail it to the following address:
Canada Revenue Agency
Post Office Box 9659, Station T
Ottawa ON K1G 6L7
|After reading and agreeing to the terms and conditions below, if you would like to sign up for
online mail, you must select the second tick box and enter your email address in Part F on
page 1 of this form. You can also register directly online at canada.ca/my-cra-account.
Terms and conditions – By providing an email address, you are registering for online mail and
authorizing the CRA to send you email notifications when there is mail for you to view on My
Account. Any notices and correspondence delivered online on My Account will be presumed to
have been sent on the date of the email notification. You understand and agree that your notice
of assessment and notice of reassessment, and any future correspondence eligible for online
delivery will no longer be printed and mailed.
If you are registered to receive online mail, the notices of assessment and reassessment will be
made available electronically to your electronic filer, if he is authorized, and you will also
receive an email notification to inform you that there is online mail available for you to view in
Once we have processed your return, we will send you a registration email notification to the
email address you have provided, confirming your registration for online mail. We usually
process paper returns in four to six weeks and returns filed electronically in as little as eight
Please note that changes submitted to the CRA by fax or mail may take up to 30 days to take
effect. If you do not inform the CRA of such changes on time, you may be subject to a fee if the
financial institution is unable to process a debit according to your agreement.
You have the right to receive a reimbursement for any payment that is not authorized
within the terms of this PAD agreement. For more information on your rights to cancel your
PAD agreement or on your recourse rights, contact your financial institution or
You guarantee that you have full authority for completing a pre-authorized debit from your