What is NETFILE?
Last year, more than 4 million people filed their tax returns
with NETFILE. Why?
NetFiling is easy.
You can get your tax refund within 10 days.
NETFILE saves paper and hassle.
You get an immediate acknowledgement that your return has been
There is no charge to NETFILE your tax return once generated
Each year, UFile is NETFILE-certified by
the CRA and the MRQ.
In order to file electronically via NETFILE, your tax return must
be prepared using NETFILE-certified tax software. Certification
is a rigorous testing procedure required by, and undertaken with
the CRA and the ministère du Revenu du Québec (MRQ)
to ensure that the software meets high standards of quality and
Not all certified tax software packages can cope with every tax
situation. UFile is designed to meet the highest standards. It
relies on a calculation engine used in thousands of professional
tax offices. UFile is the most comprehensive online tax product
Note that after September 30, you can no longer NETFILE a return
for the current year, nor can you NETFILE tax returns for prior
years. However you can always use UFile to prepare current year
returns to be printed and filed by mail.
If you are sending your tax return by mail, please use the links
below to find the correct mailing address.
Where to file a T1 return with the CRA
Where to file a TP1 return with the MRQ
Message from the CRA: Income tax preparation software companies must seek NETFILE certification from the Canada Revenue Agency (the "CRA") for tax preparation software products which are to be used in conjunction with CRA’s NETFILE electronic tax filing service. NETFILE certification of this Product from the CRA may or may not have been obtained at this time. Please consult the CRA Website www.NETFILE.gc.ca or this website beginning February 2010 to determine the status of this Product’s application for certification.
For more information about NETFILE and how you can use it to
file your tax return, please refer to the NETFILE
section of the CRA's Web site.